T-Shirt International Inc. (TSI) is a West Virginia company founded in 1983. In 2008 TSI acquired Crown Prince, founded in 1945 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
The combined companies create one of the nation’s largest producers of screen printed and embroidered apparel. The domestic production capacity exceeds one million units per month, printed and packed, completely floor-ready for any size retailer.
TSI has one of the largest and most diverse creative teams in the industry with a staff of creative, production and embroidery artists, and a complete staff of merchandising and sourcing professionals.
Our creative departments are located in Culloden, WV, Concord, NC and Milwaukee, WI and our production facility is located in Culloden, WV. This group has developed successful programs in several categories, including licensed collegiate apparel, young mens, mens, missy, juniors, boys and girls.
The company is licensed with nearly 300 colleges and universities across the country and is one of the top producers in the licensed collegiate apparel category. In addition to collegiate apparel, we offer a diverse collection of trend, wildlife/outdoors, novelty, and event (Americana, Father’s Day, St. Patrick’s Day, Halloween, etc.) graphics for our customers, as well as trend-right seasonal programs.
We have extensive background in developing private label programs for retailers, from concept stage through sourcing, production and final on time delivery.
TSI has developed a strong network of sourcing partners in Asia, Central America and the USA. As such, we can offer leading edge fabrications, garments, and embellishment techniques to our customers at a competitive price. We pride ourselves on our customer service and support as well as our quality assurance efforts. Our factories are FLA approved and meet the high ecological and ethical standards of all major retailers.
The company takes pride in the professionalism and experience of our national sales team consisting of both in-house and independent reps. Combined we provide coast to coast coverage and service to all of our accounts.
TSI’s customer base is very diverse and includes department stores, sporting goods chains, mid-tier retailers, specialty retailers, drugstore chains, outdoor retailers, mass, major discount retailers and also private label retail. The various product lines include fashion and basic knit tops and bottoms, fashion and basic wovens, fashion and basic fleece wear and other selected specialty items. These items are offered under several internal brands, as well as the private label brands of our retail partners and Licensors.
In 2015 we were proud to begin a partnership with the Susan G. Komen Foundation in producing and shipping apparel for their numerous races and events throughout the United States and the Bahamas, meeting the quantities and critical deadlines needed for this organization.