Smells Like Team Spirit

Posted by Dallas Market Center on October 12, 2017

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Pictured: Ruby's Rubbish (WTC 12-1001 during Apparel & Accessories Markets.)

In the south, sports reign supreme. We spend our summers counting down the days to football season and tailgates, but we show our team spirit all year round. However, the opportunity to sell collegiate apparel, accessories, and gifts reaches way beyond that of a campus bookstore. Retailers all over America are reaping the benefits of carrying items to appeal to their customers’ team spirit.

In Austin, for example, boutique owners who carry not only University of Texas-branded items, but dresses, tops, shorts, and accessories in that classic burnt orange hue can count on moving those items throughout the year. In Arkansas, the same can be said for a home accent store with Razorback-red pillows, serving trays, coasters, and more. People take pride in their “teams” and enjoy showing their support beyond just a car bumper sticker or keychain.

Exploring apparel, accessories, home, and gift lines with this in mind can open your retail store to so much new potential. Customers may frequent your storefront more often looking for an outfit for the next alumni event or the perfect birthday gift for that sorority sister they haven’t seen in a while. You can count on sales from this merchandise no matter the season and mix and match product categories to create on-trend displays throughout the year.

So, if it smells like team spirit, that’s because it’s out in full force. Create new revenue streams and gain new customers while you root for your favorite teams with product from these showrooms:

3 Gentrys | TM 2040      
8FD Designs | WTC 180.E22         
Bonded Showroom | WTC 15642             
Bows for Belles -The Studio at KidsWorld | WTC 8701.59               
BuddyLove Showroom | WTC 15002(A),15020   
Butch Plott & Company | WTC 15696      
Cathy & Co., Inc. | TM 1600        
Cliff Price & Company | TM 1860              
Coton Colors, Inc. | TM 2212      
Craig Bachman Imports | IHDC 2F400                     
Diverse Marketing L.P. Gift Division | WTC 439  
Emerson Street Clothing Co. | TM 1032                 
Hanna's Handiworks, LLC | TM 1745        
Indianola Pecan House, Inc. - Gourmet Market | WTC 180.A10,180.A12 
J.A.G. Enterprises, Inc. | TM 1339
Jim & Terry's Kids Korner | WTC 8301     
Julio Designs | WTC 15016           
Kenze Panne, Inc. | WTC 7105,7131 
Kraft Klub | WTC 322
Kulovitz & Associates, Inc. - Gourmet Market | WTC 180-D36     
Made In Colorado Showroom | WTC 14014         
Maggie Louise Confections, Inc. - Gourmet Market | WTC 180.C12          
Patrick & Company | TM 2927   
Portico Collection, Inc. | WTC 631            
Road Runners TOLA, LLC | TM 1521,1743              
Ronnie Salloway & Company | WTC 14608           
Sammi Wholesale, Inc. | WTC 7808         
Summer Place II | WTC 8654       
The Coffs | WTC 8004    
The Lockin Group | TM 1901
The Royal Standard | TM 1032-A,2030   
The Shoppes at Lady Primrose | TM 2402             
Thomas & Moore, Inc. | TM 2953             
Tres Bien Clothing, Inc. | WTC 12-2220-AA           
Twigs Jewels | WTC 13458

Topics: Fashion