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  • How does a t-shirt dropshipping and fulfillment company work?
    September 28, 2020 at 7:00 AM

    A relatively new development in ecommerce, dropshipping entails working with a fulfillment partner or vendor to handle all of the shipping needs of a business.

    Not only will t-shirt dropshipping and fulfillment help out with storing and shipping ...

  • 3 benefits of using water-based ink for screen printing
    September 28, 2020 at 7:00 AM

    There are two kinds of inks that are typically used in the screen printing industry: plastisol and water-based.

    For many years, plastisol inks were the conventional choice because they were easier to use. However, today many printers now allow you...

  • What to consider when ordering screen print shirts for employees
    August 26, 2020 at 7:00 AM

    This quick guide shares everything you need to know about ordering screen print shirts for employees.

  • Top 5 reasons to use Shirt Agency for your restaurant or bar
    August 26, 2020 at 7:00 AM

    Shirt Agency can help you boost your branding, increase customer loyalty, and so much more. Here are the top 5 reasons to choose us for your branded apparel.

  • Why Choose Live Screen Printing in Los Angeles for Your Next Event?
    August 27, 2020 at 6:00 AM

    Let’s get into why live screen printing in Los Angeles will be an event you and your coworkers will be sure to remember over another pizza party or trip to the patio bar.

  • How T-shirt Fulfillment in Los Angeles Helps Your Shopify Strategy
    August 27, 2020 at 6:00 AM

    No matter your business' space, merchandise is often a key feature to generate revenue in larger markets—especially if your company needs t-shirt fulfillment services in Los Angeles.

  • A closer look at Shirt Agency’s screen printing process
    July 29, 2020 at 7:00 AM

    Screen printing, also known as silk screening, is one of the most popular ways to create your very own t-shirts. But despite its popularity, not many people understand the work that goes into creating shirt designs.

    Here, we’ll show you how Shirt...

  • How to use custom t-shirts in Los Angeles to monetize your Youtube audience
    July 29, 2020 at 7:00 AM

    You’ve made painstaking efforts to cultivate a Youtube audience, and you’re proud of all the work you’ve put in so far.

    Now it’s time to reap the benefits of your work by monetizing your audience. And the best way to do so? By designing your very...

  • T-SHIRT MARKETING GURUS ROSS AND JORDAN SHARE THEIR SECRETS

    I have been trying to make an episode like this for a year. In this first interview with Ross Carrel and Jordan Lamb of East Coast Cotton we talk about spending $500,000 in Facebook ads in 2017 alone! These guys are killing it with online t-shirt sales ...

  • How to setup Shopify for ON DEMAND printing.

    July 1, 2020 at 7:00 AM

    Setting up Shopify is critical step in building an online t-shirt business.  Below we have created 3 unique videos to help you get started quickly.

    Setting up Shopify is critical step in building an online...

  • How Hanes Brands rushed to make masks for the US government and are now working with the screen-printing industry to get back to business.

    Cole Lundstrom with Tim Gibson.

  • Getting the most out of a tradeshow

    Every year the team at Shirt Agency heads to Las Vegas to meet with brands and help them fulfill next season’s orders. It’s February again and it’s time for SOURCING at MAGIC Las Vegas.

    MAGIC is the ultimate fashion trade show that happens ...

  • FROM HUSTLER TO BOSS

    All businesses regardless of size ought to have departments clearly organized. Even if you are your entire team, divide your time and attention among the following: Customer Service, Marketing, Accounting, Fulfillment, Design.

  • HOW A T-SHIRT IS MADE

    T-shirts are typically made of 100% cotton but can be found in polyester or a polyester-cotton blend. Fabric varies depending on the designers' choice of material and budget, and before a T-shirt is stocked by your favorite retailer, it goes through several processes.

  • HOW TO CREATE SUCCESSFUL DESIGNS FOR SCREEN PRINTING

    The designers understand what they are trying to accomplish in selling that piece of apparel. Knowing why you are designing something and what the customer is looking for is just as important as having a good design. A good design will not sell well if you do not understand what your customer is looking for.

  • PLASTISOL VS. WATERBASED INKS

    Plastisol ink needs to be heated to a high temperature that allows plasticizer molecules and resin to solidify and cross-link. On the other hand, Water-based ink is actually a mix of dye or pigment with water. The water is the solvent that enables the pigment or the dye to remain in a liquid state.

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Cole Lundstrom started "Building Your T-Shirt Empire" to help people make more money printing t-shirts. 3 years later the podcast is a treasure trove of interviews and tips for navigating the business.