We are thrilled to announce that The Jock Shop, located in Las Vegas, Nevada, is now part of The Graphic Edge family. United by a common business culture, the acquisition of The Jock Shop by The Graphic Edge expands each company’s position as leaders in custom apparel and team sales.
“The Jock Shop is a well-known local source for letter jackets and chenille letters,” said John Reglein, owner of The Graphic Edge. “We’re excited to be able to offer that quality and customization to our customers nationwide. Likewise, we’re confident that the expertise and technology that The Graphic Edge brings to bear will enhance the Jock Shop’s offerings with services like team stores and top name brands such as Under Armour, adidas, and Russell.”
With The Jock Shop serving as our Western base of operations, we continue to strentgthen our position as a nationwide brand with locations on the East Coast, the Midwest, and now the Southwest. “We’ve always served customers across the country,” said Reglein. “Now, with production and distribution in three different time zones, we can offer faster turnaround times and two-day shipping to virtually the entire country, allowing us to exceed our customers’ expectations of delivery and service.”
Ron Carlson, owner of The Jock Shop with his wife, Connie, since 2004, shared, “As Connie and I look forward to retirement, we feel blessed that we are able to hand over The Jock Shop to a well-respected company in the industry, who will be able to continue the great Las Vegas tradition of The Jock Shop, and provide expanded opportunities for our great employees and customers.”
Together, The Graphic Edge and The Jock Shop will employ over 325 people at facilities in Carroll, Iowa, Rutland, Vermont, and Las Vegas, Nevada, along with a team of sales associates headquartered in their home states all across the country.
Please join us in welcoming the staff and customers of The Jock Shop to The Graphic Edge family. We look forward ot working iwth and servin each of you.
The Jock Shop Changes Ownership: Pictured are Joh Reglein, owner of The Graphic Edge and Kris Foster, general manager of The Jock Shop.