Red Oak Teamwear is your one stop shop for high quality, customised event merchandise and apparel, so if you’d like to find out how to create a merchandise range for your event, keep reading our blog below.
Over the last 10 years our experienced design team has created well over 100+ event specific range boards.
We like to think of ourselves as your passionate event partner. We are with you every step of the way and help to manage the process including products, designs, samples, production, logistics and delivery.
Red Oak has 100% success rate of delivering event merchandise on time, and our design quality and speed are industry best.
The Most Popular Merchandise Items for Events
Event participants love receiving something to show they have completed an event.
For triathlons, the most popular merchandise items we supply include:
- Beach towels
- Sublimated visors
- Gear bags
- Volunteer t-shirts
The most popular items for run events are:
- Fitness towels
- Finisher t’s
- Run caps
- Back sacks
- Volunteer t-shirts
What Items are Best Used Together in an Event Merchandise Range?
The above items can all be customised so they have a consistent theme and can be put together to make a fabulous event merchandise range.
Here are some prices of items you could include in your range:
- Kids sub T’s starting at $5.50 + GST
- Screen printed finisher T’s from $3.50 + GST
- Sublimated event / run singlets from $8.50 + GST
- Event back sacks for under $0.80c
- Panelled mesh back sacks under $2.00 + GST
- Event fitness towels under $3.50 + GST
- Custom printed beach towels under $10.00 + GST
- Sublimated visors under $5.00 + GST
- Trucker caps under $6.50 + GST
- Volunteers long sleeve screen printed T’s under $6.00 + GST
And if you need some more inspiration, look at the range we created for Scouts Australia members attending the 2019 World Jamboree.
Client Case Study – Sydney 7s Merchandise Range
Red Oak has supplied the event merchandise for this event since 2017.
The products for the event are selected by Asics who have the licence to make Sydney 7’s merchandise. We work closely to develop a professional merchandise range with Asics.
For the event in 2019 Red Oak created:
- Country specific sublimated event singlets and t’s in unisex and kids sizes – NZ, Australia and Fiji
- Event basketball singlet
- Sublimated event polo and screen-printed event T’s
- Direct to garment printed rayon button up shirt
- Country flags for NZ, Australia and Fiji
What is the Process for Creating an Event Merchandise Range?
Step 1: Work out the budget to determine product styles
Step 2: Create a product range board
Step 3: Customer and Red Oak work together on design brief
Step 4: Finally, let our design team create the magic
Why Should People Choose Red Oak for an Event Merchandise Range?
Event merchandise is the fastest growing division within our business. This is testament to our ability to design and supply industry best merchandise on time.
- 100’s of established and proven event products set-up ready to go
- High quality event merch at great prices
- Excellent sea freight schedules through the year
- Consolidated shipping options with other big event orders
- Experienced event merch design team
- Passionate and enthusiastic Red Oak staff who drive outcomes
- 5 factory partners depending on order size and how quickly required
How to Create A Merchandise Range for Your Event
For high-quality merchandise range delivered on time and designed well, contact the team at Red Oak today on 1300 734 708 as we’d love to be your event partner.
Red Oak Teamwear is Australia’s leading supplier of custom sportswear and accessories. We offer a personalised service and take the time to listen to and understand your needs. We use premium materials and only partner with the world’s best suppliers.