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Screen printing or Embroidery? Which do I choose? | Crackerjack Shack

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Being a business owner comes with a lot of decisions to make. One of these being - Do I put my employees in embroidered shirts or screen printed shirts? We hope the following lists will help you decide what you need for your next custom apparel order for your business.

When to order screen printed apparel:

1. You want to brand your company without spending all of your marketing budget

2. Employee turnover is high

3. Work in an industry that is hands-on (screen-printed logos clean much easier) 

When to order embroidered apparel:

1. You have a significant marketing budget

2. Employees have longevity in the work place

Here at the Crackerjack Shack, we use a combination of both screen printed and embroidered garments in the work place. It really just depends on what you, as a business owner, prefer! Whatever you decide, if we are producing the apparel, we promise it will be a great quality product! 

Stay safe on the roads! 

The Crackerjack Shack Team :)

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The Crackerjack Shack Fix for that Annoying Hole in the Armpit of Your Favorite T-shirt

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Crackerjack Shack | On Time, Every Time

It is so hard to find a custom apparel company that will get your product by the date that was promised. It is such a nuisance to plan on having your employee t-shirts or embroidered professional wear on a specific day, only to find out that they are not ready. Couple that with someone behind a desk or [...]

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