Celebrating Women Making History at SquadLocker
Women's History Month is an annual celebration observed in March in many countries around the world. The event is dedicated to recognizing the contributions and achievements of women throughout history and in contemporary society.Read More
SquadLocker & HEADstrong Foundation are Teaming Up for Giving Tuesday
When presented with a challenge so great it could consume you, what do you do? How do you raise your game?Read More
Fighting Breast Cancer: Thank You to the Squad
SquadLocker, like many organizations was on a mission to support the fight against Breast Cancer last month. With 1 in 8 women in the United States diagnosed with the disease in her lifetime, this disease has touched so many of our friends and...Read More
SquadLocker Custom Apparel & PlayyOn Sports Community Software: No...
'Necessity is the mother of invention,' and that's how SquadLocker and PlayyOn were born.Read More
SquadLocker Supports Special Olympics Rhode Island on the Course
Warwick, RI – September 1, 2022 – SquadLocker, a leader in custom apparel, is on a mission to help everyone realize their full potential through the power of mentorship, inclusion, and community. This week, the SquadLocker team went all in to...Read More
SquadLocker Is Teaming Up with the You Can Play Project
Warwick, RI, June 23, 2022 - SquadLocker, a leader in custom apparel is on a mission to help everyone realize their full potential through the power of mentorship, inclusion, and community. In this latest effort, the custom apparel technology...Read More
Year in Review: 2021
And just like that, another year has come and gone… well, almost gone.Read More
Women’s History Month: Women in Sports Timeline
There once was a time that women were not allowed to play team sports, officially anyway. After all, it wasn’t very ladylike. And, believe it or not, women were once considered “too fragile” to run the distance of a marathon.Read More
How to Start a Peer Mentorship Program in Your Organization
The more you think about all the benefits that can accrue from peer-to-peer mentorship, the more it makes sense to start a program of your own. One of the things kids have missed most during the pandemic is the close relationships they have with...Read More
Here we are celebrating Black History Month, which naturally gets us to thinking about diversity in sports. Not the biggies like baseball, basketball and football, but the myriad lesser-known (at least in some circles) sports. Take lacrosse, for...Read More
Top 10 Virtual School Fundraisers
Halfway through the school year, many PTAs and PTOs are struggling with new fundraising ideas. Virtual events aren’t going away in 2021, but fortunately, there are many creative fundraisers that are working well for school communities today. Hosts...Read More
Create a Custom Apparel Capsule for Black History Month
Custom decorated apparel is the ultimate awareness-builder. It carries a special message for all to see, in words and/or images. What could be better than that? Apparel that not only bears a captivating design but comes with its own backstory.Read More
Customer Spotlight: Any Given U
Created by fans, for fans who share a passion for the greatest sport in the world, Any Given U is dedicated to college football. The enterprise is for fanatics to casuals, arm chair quarterbacks to football geeks and everyone in-between.Read More
A Career Path Through Esports?
Hey, parents, is your kid so consumed with esports he (she) doesn’t want to play traditional sports? Well, consider the fact that Shaun White’s parents might have wished he would do something less “frivolous” than skateboarding and snowboarding....Read More
4 Ideas for Giving Back to Your Community with Spirit Wear
Community. It’s the reason we created SquadLocker – to help schools and youth sports organizations develop a stronger sense of community through easily accessible, custom decorated spirit wear, uniforms and gear. But sense of community goes beyond...Read More
Customer Spotlight: Elite Force Performance
No matter the sport, becoming a great athlete takes great training and commitment, but what’s the best approach? Popular opinion points to personalized training yielding the best results.Read More
African American pioneers in sports
As we celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr. Day in January, we look back on the innumerable accomplishments of African Americans throughout our country’s history. Here at SquadLocker, we have a special affinity for sports, of course, so we thought we’d...Read More
Hassle Free Spirit Wear for Fastpitch Softball
SquadLocker is happy to be outfitting California Raiders Fastpitch Softball with custom spirit wear and apparel!Read More
SquadLocker is School Approved [5 NEW REVIEWS]
Department heads and directors at schools big and small have hectic and demanding schedules, and they are recommending SquadLocker custom online apparel stores to ease the pain of providing uniforms, athletic gear, and spirit wear for all school...Read More
Equality in Sports: Women in a Man's Game
Will 2021 be the year? That is, the year that women finally achieve equality in team sports?Read More
Schools Love Having Their Own Online Apparel Stores
SquadLocker allow schools to have their own custom online apparel stores so their students, families, staff, and alumni can directly purchase any spirit wear, team gear, PE kits, sports uniforms, and dress uniforms they need. Many schools using...Read More
12 Holiday Movies Students Can Enjoy During Winter Break
I know, I know - many of us have been stuck at home for months and seen more movies than can be comprehended. If you’re looking for ways to keep kids active during this winter pandemic, we’ve got that covered too. That said, it’s still winter time,...Read More
What Customers Are Saying about Launching SquadLocker Stores
Thinking about setting up a free online custom apparel store for your school community or sports league? It’s super simple to launch a SquadLocker store as is the process for everyone to select, purchase, and directly receive custom uniforms,...Read More
On The Whistle Podcast | Sports Journalism Lessons Learned From...
Growing up Quaker meant learning to sit still, be quiet, and surreptitiously practice sign language with your friends. Today though, silence, mindfulness, and living in the moment — all the things that happened in the Quaker meeting — have taken a...Read More
Hip Hop Hockey: 7 Times Rappers Wore NHL Jerseys
Looking for a unique holiday gift for the hockey fan in your life? Last month, Adidas pulled on the nostalgic strings of hockey fans everywhere, releasing Reverse Retro, a collection of throwback jerseys from all 31 NHL teams - with modern twists. ...Read More
Do You Speak Millennial, Gen X, and iGen?
Five generations are active in today’s economy, and that has led to increasing complexity in communications among these cohorts, with particular challenges among the various generations of parents and caregivers in schools and PTAs.Read More
On The Whistle Podcast | The 3-Track Approach to Social Integration...
We aren't just playing games. Youth sports is also about social impact, character development, and growth into adult life.Read More
26 Stats That Answer: How Will the COVID Vaccine Change School and...
To vaccine or not vaccine, that is… one of many questions for the upcoming new year. And whether there is or isn’t, will kids return to school? Sports? Gatherings? Practices? What does or will return to play look like? The questions are endless. And...Read More
7 Ways to Keep Kids Active During a Winter Pandemic
We’ve heard all about the at-home exercises adults are investing in. Virtual yoga sessions, buying Pelotons, you name it. But what about kids? Our recent chats with coaches found one of their biggest concerns is how their athletes will progress with...Read More
Can Fundraising Help Save Your Youth Sports Organization?
Fundraising. It’s not just for “extras” anymore.Read More
SquadLocker’s Top Notch Logo Design Service, and It’s Free
The look and quality of your logo plays a huge part in how satisfied customers are with their custom apparel items. Have you delayed getting new custom apparel for your team, school, or sports league because your logo needs updating? Or maybe you...Read More
23 Stats On How Our Neighborhoods Have Changed Before & After COVID
The glue that once held communities together — schools, festivals and events, parties and social gatherings, sports — have all been impacted by the pandemic and have shifted the way we look at and feel about our communities. But that community is...Read More
What Customers are Saying About Hassle-Free Custom Apparel Ordering
SquadLocker’s concept of providing online apparel stores for every school and sports community began with the desire to help teachers, coaches, and parents teach more, coach more, and live more.Read More
SquadLocker Joins MassTLC as New Member
SquadLocker to utilize MassTLC for talent recruitment and expanding collaboration and visibility with Massachusetts tech communityRead More
What We're Thankful for in 2020: 5 Groups of People We Couldn't Do...
It has been a challenging year for all. Cancellations, disappointments, changes, and newfound fears have all been at the forefront. Today, we focus on what we are thankful for over the past year. At SquadLocker, we are grateful the company has grown...Read More
What 5 Reviews Say about SquadLocker’s Quality
SquadLocker’s unique and proprietary world-class technology allows us to customize any one apparel item rather than print in bulk. Consumers, including coaches, teachers, athletes, students, parents, and fans, are able to select and purchase the...Read More
[NEW DATA] Building Communities Through Sports During COVID-19
A look at how sports are shaping communities during COVID-19Read More
On The Whistle Podcast | Full Court Peace: Playing One Sport as One...
In Northern Ireland, soccer led to rioting and violence between Protestant and Catholic boys. But could basketball be different? One man thought so, and he created a team of Catholics and Protestants together.Read More
Many Thanks to Our Customers
November is National Gratitude Month. Gratitude has amazing powers to shift our energy from any negativity around us to appreciating what is positive and uplifting in our lives. And with Thanksgiving right around the corner, it’s the perfect time to...Read More
Warwick PD Reaches Out with Awareness Store
Talk about impressive community engagement! Just two weeks after launch, the Warwick, RI Police Department’s SquadLocker awareness store brought in more than 30 orders! And the excitement continues.Read More
Sports Organizations Love SquadLocker
We love working with youth sports organizations to help them easily obtain all their custom and personalized apparel and gear for their entire community! For those who manage the process of selecting, purchasing, and delivering custom apparel for...Read More
SquadLocker Honored with 2020 Business Excellence Award by Providence...
SquadLocker selected in Entrepreneurship category for PBN Business Excellence AwardRead More
SquadLocker and Augusta Sportswear Brands Host Webinar on Youth...
SquadLocker CEO Gary Goldberg and Augusta Sportswear VP of Strategy Mark Botterill discuss implications of returning to play this fallRead More
SquadLocker Honored with 2020 Manufacturing Award from Providence...
In PBN’s seventh annual manufacturing awards, SquadLocker recognized for emerging manufacturer in 2020Read More
Youth Sports Help Shape More Successful Adults
It is easy to make a list of benefits youngsters derive from playing sports. Or is it? You might be surprised to find that the list is quite a bit longer than you imagined. The topic has been studied over and over again, so there is plenty of...Read More
SquadLocker and 8to18 Digital Host Back-to-School Panel Discussion to...
Webinar on Wednesday, June 17, 2020 features digital tactics and tools to keep your school community engaged and safe in COVID-19 era while boosting spirit and fundingRead More
Staying Safe as We Return to Play
How are we to play it safe as we return to sports play? It’s the big question on everyone’s mind these days as we emerge from isolation and head back onto the field or court. It is so exciting to finally reconnect, but health officials are concerned...Read More
Returning to Play – How Will It Feel? What Will It Mean?
We’re getting our lives back, bit by bit. For sports enthusiasts of all ages that means a return to play. This is exciting indeed, especially for youth that have been kept away from their friends and teammates as well as their favorite sports. But...Read More
SquadLocker Drafts Jeanne Hopkins as Chief Revenue Officer to...
Jeanne Hopkins brings 30 years of experience in data-driven metrics, team building, and customer experience to help coaches, athletes, and fans easily acquire custom apparelRead More
10 Tips to Boost Engagement in Your SquadLocker Store
Now that you have set up your team’s store on Squad Locker and chosen your inventory of gear and spirit wear, you want to get the word out. Before you go live, though, double-check to be sure you’ve include all the inventory your players and...Read More
Athletic Face Masks - Fit, Moisture Wicking, and More
Sports enthusiasts of all ages and skill levels know one thing for sure: if the clothes you wear aren’t comfortable, you can’t perform at your best. Fabrics that are breathable keep you cool and comfortable no matter how hard you play or how much...Read More
Are Stylish Custom Face Masks Safe For Covid?
We used to think only the bad guys wore a mask, to hide their identity. But now, thanks to the coronavirus pandemic, community masks and face coverings have become a sign of safety, caring, and concern. Family, friends, neighbors and co-workers, we...Read More
Press Release - SquadLocker CEO: ‘We Aspire to Be the Brand Name of...
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SquadLocker Attracts $20 Million Investment To Support Continued...
ABS Capital Partners drawn to Company's unmatched customer experience, lucrative channel partners, and impressive management team. WARWICK, R.I., Feb. 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- SquadLocker, a leading provider of online tools and services for teams...Read More
Karen Silveira Joins SquadLocker to Lead School Uniform Initiative
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SquadLocker Coach Of The Year 2019 Finalist: Aaron Rouselle
We'd like to give a shout out to Squadlocker Coach of the year Finalist, Aaron Rouselle - Coach in Rising sun, MDRead More
SquadLocker Coach Of The Year 2019 Finalist: Dan Duest
We'd like to give a shout out to Squadlocker Coach of the year Finalist, Dan Duest - Coach in Hopedale, MARead More
nation.academy Names SquadLocker Exclusive Adidas, Merchandise Partner
Charleston, SC – nation.academy today announced it has entered into an exclusive retail relationships with SquadLocker to provide its staff, players, parents and fans adidas equipment and merchandise for its multisport academy that includes...Read More
SquadLocker Coach Of The Year 2019 Finalist: Lauren Bouchard
We'd like to give a shout out to SquadLocker Coach of the year finalist, Lauren Bouchard - Coach in Hopedale, MARead More
SquadLocker Coach Of The Year 2019 Finalist: Walt Jackson
We'd like to give a shout out to Squadlocker Coach of the year Finalist, Walt Jackson - Coach in Springfield, MARead More
ECAC Hockey Announces Partnership with SquadLocker
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SquadLocker and OSS Apparel Launch Sublimation Pilot
SquadLocker and OSS Apparel, two Rhode Island-based companies, are excited to announce they have launched a pilot program offering sublimated uniform solutions to programs and organizations nationwide. The addition of OSS Apparel to the SquadLocker...Read More
SquadLocker Welcomes Carmel Community Softball
SquadLocker is excited to announce that Carmel Community Girls Softball has selected us to be the provider for all of their custom team gear and fan spirit wear needs. A representative of Carmel Community Girls Softball made sure to mention they...Read More
Huskies’ Athletics Partners With SquadLocker
Originally published on Southern Maine HuskiesRead More
SquadLocker CFO Frank Tillinghast Talks About Managing Growth
Originally published by GOLOCAL ProvRead More
America East Partners With SquadLocker to Launch New Conference Store
Originally published by American East BOSTON - The America East Conference announced today that it has entered into a multi-year partnership with SquadLocker as the exclusive online provider of decorated apparel for the conference.Read More
Warwick Sports Apparel Firm Expanding It's Workforce
Originally published on the Providence Journal WARWICK — An e-commerce company that uses special software that allows customers to decorate sports apparel, uniforms, gear and other items with stitching, numbers and logos is expanding its...Read More
Fundraising and Sponsorship Tips, Tricks & Ideas
Your store at SquadLocker can be personalized in many different ways. Sure you can get logos created or modified, you can choose the colors you want, you can personalize all of the gear and you can even make sure certain mandatory safety items are...Read More
The SquadLocker Vision Serving Volunteers and Mentors
When you visit your TeamLocker to pick out new gear for the upcoming season, you might not be thinking about SquadLocker’s “company vision” or the technology involved on the back-end. Actually, let’s hope you aren’t thinking about those things. As a...Read More
SquadLocker Signs Deal with National Youth Football Group
Originally published by the Providence Journal WARWICK, R.I. — A Warwick company that customizes athletic gear and imprints logos on uniforms has signed an agreement with USA Football, the national governing body of youth and high school football,...Read More
Warwick sports apparel company gets venture capital
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Promoting Team Values through Community Partnerships
There are a lot of teams and athletes who put time and effort into community outreach, that's not always recognized by the public. At SquadLocker, we are dedicated to forming partnerships with local organizations and nonprofits, especially when it...Read More
Why SquadLocker is Launching a Product Testing Program
Last week, I checked in with SquadLocker CEO Gary Goldberg to talk about our newest undertaking: the SquadLocker GearGuru challenge. Let's take a deeper look into Gary's newest idea, and see what the new program is all about.Read More
Under Armour Sports Apparel that's Fit for a Super Hero
Team dealers nationwide have many things in common, but there is an underlying commonality among us that is oftentimes forgotten: our unrelenting passion for teams and sports apparel. From new product releases to learning more about compression...Read More
SquadLocker™ Picks First Donation Recipient for US Lacrosse First...
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJanuary 27, 2014Read More
SquadLocker Teams with Gloria Gemma Foundation’s Flames of Hope...
SquadLocker Becomes the Official Customized T-Shirt Sponsor for the Gloria Gemma Foundation Flames of Hope Run/Walk SeriesRead More
SquadLocker Partners with University of Oklahoma to Help Tornado...
Local Athletic Apparel Firm Partners with University of Oklahoma to Help Tornado Victims FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASERead More
Adidas Selects SquadLocker™ to Become An Authorized Team Dealer for...
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