Custom Printed Polo’s
WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW:
Polo’s are a great product when you’re looking for something more high end. Technology sector companies, Golf Courses, Customer facing organizations (think – Delivery companies, sales teams, IT reps & others) can all find value in custom printed or embroidered Polo’s.
SCREEN PRINT OR EMBROIDER?
With a high value product like polo’s, many companies opt to embroider. Embroidery is a process where stitches are done directly into the fabric, and it has a high perceived value. Screen-printing is an alternate decorating options, and screen printing looks clean and professional on a custom polo as well.
When deciding which decoration option to go with, think of the context of the run. Embroidery is most suitable on polo’s, jackets and hats (even T-shirts sometimes). Screenprinting is suitable for all shirt options, but is somewhat less ideal on hats.
An order containing Jackets, Hats, Polo’s and T-shirts – Embroidery
An order containing all product types – Screenprint
Suiting the decoration type to the order is a good idea when possible, to take advantage of volume pricing.
TYPES OF POLOS:
Polo’s have a wide price range. There are economy options as with most products, but polo’s can also be name-brand, like Lacoste, Nike & others, for orders where quality is the top focus. There are Men’s, Ladies and youth fit’s in a variety of product styles, and there are various fabric options.
A 50-50 blend is most suitable for a light-weight economy polo for sport or leisure, where the top end polo’s are generally pique cotton. There are a variety of button, trim and color options all the way from discount to premium in the different polo styles.
THE BOTTOM LINE:
Polo’s are a premium product best worn by staff, partners or others who face customers. They represent your organization in the best way possible – with a quality, professional image, and can be screenprinted or embroidered to your visual preference.