Loading... Please wait...

Blog - Screen Printing

WINNER! The Crackerjack Shack Takes Second In International Screen Printing Competition

Posted by

We are proud to announce that Impressions Magazine, an industry publication and an authority on decorated apparel, has revealed its 2018 winners for its annual "Impressions Awards."

The Crackerjack Shack, LLC (located in Republic, Missouri) has been awarded Second Place in the True Process Color Screen Printing Division for a design called "Clove Hitch" produced for a Springfield favorite restaurant, Springfield Brewing Company.

This competition includes a combination of 15 divisions for screen printing, embroidery, direct-to-garment printing, sublimation, and heat applied graphics. Winners were selected by judges regarded as the top professionals in the decorated apparel industry. Submissions literally came from companies located all over the world.

Winners were selected from as far away as Istanbul, India, Yorkshire, California, and New York. The Crackerjack Shack was the only Missouri company to be honored and one of only two midwestern companies.  Later this year, we will get to see all of the winning designs when the full magazine gets published, but we found out today that HOT DOG we won!!

To find out more about this competition and this award, go to https://www.impressionsmagazine.com/news/industry/impressions-awards-2018-winners-announced/

If you're looking for an award-winning printer that will take great care of your brand - come on over to The Shack!

An Update on The Sheer Awesomeness of The Crackerjack Shack

Some really cool stuff has been happening at The Crackerjack Shack in recent weeks. For instance...Featured in SBJ Business SpotlightIf you have read the Springfield Business Journal recently, you might have noticed a nicely penned article by Eric Olson, in the Business Spotlight entitled “Sew Local”, featuring Sandy and the story behind The Crackerjack Shack.Sandy, and [...]

Read More »

The Anatomy of A Tee – Let’s Talk 50/50 Blends

Another popular choice among customers when choosing shirts for screen printing at The Crackerjack Shack are the 50/50 cotton/polyester tees.What are the Benefits of “Blended” Shirts?Remember, how the Reese’s Peanut Butter cup came about?“Hey, you got peanut butter on my chocolate!”“Well, YOU got chocolate in my peanut butter.”Thus, was born a great combination. It’s the same with the 50/50 polyester [...]

Read More »

Get into the winning spirit with Crackerjack Shack’s Spirit Store!

It ‘tis the season for baseball, softball, soccer and other outdoor sports.That means it’s time to purchase team uniforms, jerseys, caps and fan wear. Coaches… you know the drill.First you need to distribute flyers to let all the parents know who to contact to buy their uniforms. You round up their orders, create a process to organize and help [...]

Read More »

New Hours At The Shack!

Rise and shine, everybody! The Springfield Crackerjack Shack will be kicking off its day a little earlier now! Starting Tuesday, September 8th, after we all make it back from our long Labor Day weekend, the Crackerjack Shack will be open from 9:00am - 5:00pm Monday through Friday. This is a little shift from our old hours [...]

Read More »

The Shack Says Good-Bye to Ash Grove

Wow!  8 years.  It's hard to believe The Crackerjack Shack has been operating out of Ash Grove, Missouri, for over 8 years now!  What started as a cottage business in the spare bedroom of our basement back in 2007, has turned into one of the most successful decorated apparel businesses in southwest Missouri.  Since the beginning, we have [...]

Read More »

Happy National Hammock Day!

Good morning, Crackerjack fans! Is the hot, Springfield summer starting to get to you? Do you wish you had a reason to get away for just a little bit, and relax away all your cares and worries? Well then you are in luck, because today is National Hammock Day! This unofficial holiday is celebrated every July 22nd, and honors [...]

Read More »

Family reunion fun with the Shack!

Hey there, Crackerjack fans, it's Chase again!Summer means a lot of things to a lot of people, but for me there has always been one event I could look forward to the summer bringing about. Family reunions! There are a lot of great places in Springfield and the surrounding areas to hold a family reunion, and I wanted [...]

Read More »

New face at the Shack | Meet Chase!

Howdy everybody!I wanted to take a minute and introduce myself, as y'all might be hearing from me quite a bit moving forward. My name is Chase Thompson, and I am super excited to announce that I have joined the awesome Crackerjack Shack family as the Director of Business Development out here at our Springfield store!The team seems to have [...]

Read More »

Are you busy tomorrow? | Liv's Run for Life 5k

Happy Friday, everyone! Do you have plans for tomorrow, Saturday the 18th?  If not, we have the perfect place for you to be!Liv's Run for Life 5k is happening at 8 a.m. in Republic, MO!Not signed up? That's okay! You can register at the race!We have been blessed with the opportunity of sponsoring and creating the screen printed t-shirts for [...]

Read More »

Sign up to our newsletter

Recent Updates