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Building your T-Shirt Empire

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Learn business tips for your t-shirt business and SUBSCRIBE for more episodes about DTG, screen-printing, internet marketing and interviews with professionals from the apparel industry. Powered by ShirtAgency.com | The best T-Shirt Printing and Fulfillment in LA.

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Learn business tips for your t-shirt business and SUBSCRIBE for more episodes about DTG, screen-printing, internet marketing and interviews with professionals from the apparel industry. Powered by ShirtAgency.com | The best T-Shirt Printing and Fulfillment in LA.

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BRAVO!!!

By wwwSHOCKPROOFXcom - Sep 13 2018
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Secrets Revealed! Worth listening! — @SHOCKPROOF

I’m getting something out of it

By Sususuzio1007 - Feb 03 2018
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And that’s what I was looking for. Cole has a great amount of info. Super happy!

iTunes Ratings

27 Ratings
Average Ratings
22
3
1
0
1

BRAVO!!!

By wwwSHOCKPROOFXcom - Sep 13 2018
Read more
Secrets Revealed! Worth listening! — @SHOCKPROOF

I’m getting something out of it

By Sususuzio1007 - Feb 03 2018
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And that’s what I was looking for. Cole has a great amount of info. Super happy!

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Building your T-Shirt Empire

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Learn business tips for your t-shirt business and SUBSCRIBE for more episodes about DTG, screen-printing, internet marketing and interviews with professionals from the apparel industry. Powered by ShirtAgency.com | The best T-Shirt Printing and Fulfillment in LA.

Rank #1: Marketing your business and Grandline Update

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*NOTE: For the first time this episode was filmed live for Youtube. So please Head to youtube.com/shirtagency and subscribe.* In this episode of Building your T-Shirt Empire, Ryan Moor from Ryonet talks with Cole about a variety of topics.

Topics include:
Marketing
Fulfillment Services
Future Screen Printing Tech
Grandline Graphics Update
Allmade Sales Strategies
80/20 Rule
and more...

Check out
ShirtAgency.com
Allmade.com
Screenprinting.com
GrandlineGraphics.com
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theshirtsociety.com

Jun 11 2018

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Rank #2: Starting a T-Shirt Print Shop from Scratch! Beginners Q+A

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Our good buddy Nathan Harbison stops by to ask Cole questions about starting his own screen printing shop. Topics include: How to get new customers, marketing, partnerships, basic printing tips and how Shirt Agency first started to get large orders. Sponsored by ShirtAgency.com

Sep 01 2017

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Rank #3: On Fleece- How one man sold 400,000 Hoodies in a year!

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Nabeel Amin started Lane Seven apparel to bridge the gap between premium and cost conscious fleece hoodies for the wholesale market. His rapidly growing company sold 400,000 hoodies this year alone and he has plans for MASSIVE GROWTH in 2018. Learn how he started out in Pakistan on the factory floor and took that first hand knowledge to the US to take on the big manufacturers. Topics include: Market Trends. Manufacturing Methods. Global Production. Powered by: ShirtAgency.com | The Greatest T-Shirt Printing and Fulfillment service in the known universe.

Nov 22 2017

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Rank #4: Ryonet CEO Ryan Moor Interview

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In this episode Ryonet Founder Ryan Moor stops by to discuss the print industry. We discuss what it takes to make it in screen printing and how he thinks most people can grow their businesses. In early May of 2004, the website www.silkscreeningsupplies.com went live and within the first two months website sales combined with Ebay sales reached over twenty thousand dollars. Ryan was able to hire help and quit his part-time odd jobs. By building a team, adding to the website and attending online marketing conferences Ryan's website www.silkscreeningsupplies.com and the newly formed Ryonet Corporation continued to increase profits each month climaxing at the end of that year with over fifty thousand dollars in monthly revenue. Ryan partnered with StoresOnline (the company that sold him websites) as a testimonial speaker and was featured in their road seminar/sales events. He also continued to learn about screen printing by hiring industry professionals and a cast of young, eager and talented friends who learned right along with him. In 2005, Ryonet's first full year in business, the company grew over 1000 percent in eclipsed revenues of four million annually. In 2010, shortly after its six year anniversary, Ryonet was honored with their inclusion on the Inc. 500/5000 list as one of the fastest growing privately held companies in the United States. Above the company's financial accomplishments, Ryan is most proud of how the company continues to focus on client development and service—proven by their six year standing accredited “A+” rating with the BBB. Building your T-Shirt Empire is powered by ShirtAgency.com | Printing+ Fulfillment

Jan 10 2017

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Rank #5: Save the Shop Day 3: Differentiating yourself in a crowded market

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Inspired by the book "Made to Make it" by Ryan Moor we focus on what will make a print shop stand out. We discuss building customer profiles and how best to serve those clients. This leads into building a basic vision for their company Grandline Graphics. Just being a printing company is not enough! Customers need clear messaging to understand why a shop is unique. Powered by ShirtAgency.com | The shop I record these in.

Apr 18 2018

38mins

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Rank #6: How to take your t-shirt designs to the next level with Charley Pangus

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Charley Pangus has been designing for over 8 years now specializing in merch design and brand identity. In 2013 he started a Youtube channel and uploaded a tutorial teaching people how to make a t-shirt design. Within 1 years time the video accumulated over 400k views which motivated him to keep making more videos. Fast forward to 2017 and he's still making videos and managed to gain 40k+ subscribers. Listen to our chat on the state of modern merch design and how you can improve your skills.

Oct 13 2017

45mins

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Rank #7: Save the Shop Day 4: Who is the production manager?

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We invite screen printer Mark back into the room for another episode of shop therapy. Grandline Graphics discusses what is making their shop run inefficiently and how we can fix it. Topics include: Job roles, Rush Orders, Receiving, Darkroom management, and how to actually get stuff done on time. Powered by ShirtAgency.com | The best t-shirt printing company of Spring 2018

Apr 19 2018

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Rank #8: Intense Therapy Session with Two Man Shop

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In this first episode of our "Saving the Shop" series- Grandline graphics flies to Los Angeles to work with Cole on overhauling their entire business. This episode is an overview of their issues. This week we will be posting daily updates on how we are changing their model. Powered by ShirtAgency.com | The best print shop I own.

Apr 16 2018

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Rank #9: Danny Harris, Co-Founder of Bella + Canvas

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In this episode Cole interviews the apparel industry legend- Danny Harris. In 1992, best friends Danny Harris and Marco DeGeorge were just out of high school when they started their screen printing company. Their big break came when Sega launched Hedgehodge and the duo got a huge order from Sega. That order launched their scrappy little garage business into a screen printing giant named Color Image. And from that the pair spun into the world of retail and into apparel manufacturing. The company’s headquarters in Los Angeles, California are set up like a campus with three buildings. They have sales, production, quality control in one building that is attached to a production factory where 300,000 units are produced in a single week. There is also a community kitchen and a gym with a yoga studio studio for employees. This sense of community is an important component of the brand. Another important characteristic of the Bella + Canvas brand is an eco-friendly sensibility.

Feb 14 2017

27mins

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Rank #10: Marketing Gurus Ross and Jordan Tell Their Secrets

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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 and give an incredible overview of their marketing strategies. Look out for future episodes going into more detail with them.

Feb 27 2017

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Rank #11: Creating print ready artwork for screenprinting

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Pulled directly from our monthly screen printing class this episode takes you thru the process of creating print ready artwork. Cole goes over all the steps needed to create a customer mockup, convert your artwork to a vector and output films. To learn more come to one of our classes in LA. You can register at screenprinting.com As always Building your T-shirt Empire is sponsored by ShirtAgency.com the best printing and fulfillment company on planet earth.

Aug 08 2017

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Rank #12: Let's talk about going from a Manual to an Automatic print shop

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In this episode Cole chats with Amy from Threadbare and Gavin from Proud T-Shirts about growing their manual print shops. Listen in as they chat about the real issues that arrive when you are expanding a small t-shirt printing business. Topics include- Advertising, Production Speed, Marketing, and firing your employees ;) Powered by ShirtAgency.com | The best printing and fulfillment company in Pico Union.

Mar 09 2018

45mins

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Rank #13: Making a Better T-Shirt with Allmade

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Ryan Moor returns to talk about his new project Allmade. Two billion t-shirts are made every year, using fibers like industrial cotton, which is often grown in regions with minimal regulations—directly exposing workers and the environment to deadly pesticides and herbicides that are outlawed in the U.S. These materials are then transported across the globe using bunker fuel, a heavy oil residue so toxic most countries won’t let ships using it within 200 miles of shore. They are then spun into yarn, knitted into fabric, and sewn into garments by workers, often in sweatshop conditions, for a wage that does not allow them to meet even their most basic needs. In countries like Haiti this translates to an increase in orphans, many of whom’s parents were forced to give them up because they couldn’t afford to care for them. Allmade, has decided it’s time to make it better.

Apr 06 2017

37mins

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Rank #14: How to make the Best DTG T-Shirt Prints on EARTH

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Noah and Chris stop in to talk about the do and don't of DTG T-Shirt printing. Learn about the hottest trends and biggest mistakes brands are making every day. If you ever wondered how to make awesome DTG printed t-shirts this is the episode for you.

May 12 2017

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Rank #15: Save the Shop Day 2. Website Upgrades and Advertising

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On our second day of growing Grandline Graphics we dive into online advertising. After making some basic improvements to their website we now are ready to spend some money on ads. We discuss A/B Testing on Google, Instagram and Facebook. Check out future episodes where we go thru the results. Powered by ShirtAgency.com | The best T-Shirt Printing and Fulfillment company in the world.

Apr 17 2018

34mins

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