Licensed Suppliers

Washington University in St. Louis provides an extensive list of licensed suppliers authorized to produce merchandise displaying its trademarked names or symbols. Washington University maintains formal relationships with licensed suppliers to protect its trademarks and support companies who follow international labor standards. Help support fair treatment of workers by using Washington University’s Trademark Licensing Program. You can learn more about fair labor practices on the fair labor page.

On-Campus Retail

Bear Necessities – wubearnecessities.com

Not-for-profit gift and supply store featuring fashion apparel. Proceeds support WUSTL projects and scholarships

Location: South 40, near Clock Tower
Contact: Mary Hovland
(314) 935-5071 or (314) 935-7101
bear_necessities@wustl.edu

Danforth Campus Bookstore – wubookstore.com

Follett Higher Education Group store for computer needs, art supplies, apparel, gifts, and general, reference, and text books. Key academic resources and services; Participating Company in the Fair Labor Association.

Location: Mallinckrodt Center on the Danforth Campus
Contact: Rick Parker
General Merchandise Manager
(314) 935-4561
rick_parker@bookstore.wustl.edu

Aimee Yankowski
Computer Manager
(314) 935-5520
aimee_yankowski@bookstore.wustl.edu

Mary McGinley
General Book Manager
(314) 935-5696
marym@bookstore.wustl.edu

School of Medicine Bookstore – washingtonmed.bncollege.com

Barnes & Noble store: cafe, apparel and gifts, in addition to general, reference, and text books. Bookselling expertise on the medical campus; Participating Company in the Fair Labor Association

Location: Medical Campus, at corner of Euclid and Children's Place near MetroLink
Contact: (314) 362-3240
sm589@bncollege.com

Off-Campus Retail

Build-A-Bear Workshop – buildabear.com

Make your own custom teddy bear and choose its apparel. Founder and Chief Executive Bear Maxine Clark serves on the WUSTL Board of Trustees

Location: St Louis Galleria
Contact: Guest Services
(314) 725-8282
Guest.Services@buildabear.com

WUSTL Employee Clothing

HALO Branded Solutions — sheila.halocatalog.com

Graphic designers on staff; Contracts with embellishers targeted to project needs. WUSTL account handled full-time by Sheila Ricken, BFA in graphic design.

Contact: Sheila Ricken
(314) 219-8355
sheila.ricken@halo.com

Interstate Graphics

Interstate Graphics specializes in screen printing, embroidery, promotional products, and signs. Our motto is ‟We Print on Nearly Anything” and we do! Interstate Graphics is a preferred vendor that has worked with WUSTL for over 30 years.

Contact: Muffy Bailey
(314) 605-7144
or
Dennis Bailey
Please telephone for personalized service in real time

Lipic's Recognitionlipics.comlipic.com/WUSM

Two full-time graphic designers on staff; contracts with three screenprinters and one embroiderer. Approved for School of Medicine Faculty and Staff Lab Coats and Scrubs.

Contact: Michelle Fisher
(314) 775-2514
mfisher@lipic.com

Universal Creative Concepts — wupromos.uccpromos.com

Graphic designers on staff; contracts with embellishers. Local business owned by WUSTL alumnus.

Location: 9909 Clayton Road 63124
Contact: Wendy Koch and David Kaiser
(314) 994-9449
koch@uccadv.com and kaiser@uccadv.com

Flags & Banners

Baldwin/ Priesmeyer — baldwinflags.com

Manufacturer and distributor of custom flags and banners; chain-stitch embroidery in-house. Experts at unique flag and banner projects of any description

Location: 1235 Hanley Industrial Ct., St. Louis, MO, 63144
Contact: Jim Schaper
(314) 535-2800
jfs@baldwinflags.com
Please telephone for personalized service in real time.

Electronic Accessories

Skinit, Inc. — skinit.com

Mobile phone games, wallpapers, ring back tones.

Contact: Please visit website.

Images and Gifts

Allied Photocolor Imaging Center — alliedphotocolor.com

Images of WUSTL campus available.

Contact: Robert Little
(314) 652-4000
4221 Forest Park
St. Louis, MO 63108
aimaging@alliedphotocolor.com

John Pils Posters — johnpilscities.com

Contemporary style color prints of Brookings Hall. Artist John Pils has 25 years experience drawing St. Louis

Location: Available at the Campus Store and at John Pils stores
Contact: Jeannine Hogard
(800) 662-3401
jkbundy@swbell.net

Gift Bats — giftbats.com

Customized baseball bats.

Contact: Please visit website.

M. Lahart & Company — mlahart.com/WUSTL_2

Gifts of Distinction, Custom Watches. Housed in the oldest commercial building in Connecticut, dating to 1740.

Contact: (800) 551-4715

WatchOut — classwatch.com

Watches with Insignia.

Contact: Please visit website.

Tributes, Signage & Awards

Major Promo Group— majorpromogroup.com

Manufacturer of plaques, trophies, engraving, and awards. Also badges, gavels, medals, and award ribbons.

Contact: Sheryl Breadman
(314) 606-2352
sheryl@majorpromogroup.com

Personalized service in real time

Woltman Trophies & Awards — woltmantrophies.com

Manufacturer, printer, and engraver of awards and gifts with graphic designer on staff. Custom work; ability to print extra large items.

Contact: Rick Woltman
(314) 291-5750
awardman@woltmantrophies.com

Casual & Sport Apparel

Boathouse Sports — boathouse.com

Custom team apparel. Founded in 1985 by two-time Olympic rower John Strotbeck III.

Contact: (800) 875-1883

Campus T-shirt — campustshirt.com

Online t-shirt service. Focused on student events since 1992.

Contact: (800) 387-4150

Casual Tees — casualtees-stl.com

In-house art department, screenprinting and embroidery. Quick turnaround time on orders.

Contact: Bruce Thompson
(314) 602-0831
Fax (636) 256-7325
bruce@casualtees.com

The Graphic Edge — thegraphicedge.com

In-house screenprinting and embroidery with graphic designer on staff. No art or set-up fees.

Contact: Don Boulware
(800) 747-9744
sales@thegraphicedge.com

Lakeshirts — lakeshirts.com

Screenprint, embroidery, and dye works. Begun in 1984 in a basement, now a multi-building complex.

Contact: Please visit website.

Off the Row — offtherow.com

Contracts with 2-4 embellishers to create custom apparel solutions. Entirely student owned and operated.

Contact: Eric Salzberg
Eric@offtherow.com

St. Louis Sportswear — stlsportswear.com

In-house screenprinting and embroidery with graphic designers on staff. St. Louis Company, with many years of partnership with WUSTL.

Contact: Dan Eagan
(314) 772-8833
dan@stlsportswear.com

Promotional Products

Ad Creations — adcreations.com

In-house screenprinting and embroidery capabilities; also contracts with a variety of embellishers depending on project; graphic designers on staff. Owned by a quadriplegic, in business since 1991.

Contact: Tom Fuhry
(314) 621-3840 x 13
tom@adcreations.com

Lindsey Vuichard
(314) 621-3840 x 18
lindsey@adcreations.com

Blue Sky Apparel & Promotions — blueskypromotion.com

Blue Sky Apparel & Promotions is a company built on ideas and customer service. Our specialties include uniforms, apparel and custom shape name badges with full color printing. We have an in-house graphics department, e-commerce web stores and fulfillment capacities. We are 100% women owned and operated since 2002. Certified Missouri Woman Business Enterprise.

Contact: Kathy Gralike, Sales Rep.
(314) 739-4531
kgralike@aol.com

Clayton Kendall — claytonkendall.com

9 in-house graphic designers; Embroidery, engraving, and screen printing done on location. Washington University Alumni-owned.

Contact: Dan Broudy
(888) 799-4754 x 130
dan@claytonkendall.com

Club Colors — clubcolors.com and signaturecollection.clubcolors.com

Online promotional products and apparel company.

Contact: Constance Solinski
800-249-2582 ext 106
csolinski@clubcolors.com

Financial Supply, Inc. — financialsupplyinc.com

Graphic designer on staff; contracts with local embellishers; partners include Nike, Reebok, and Adidas. Veteran-owned business, established in 1975.

Contact: Mary Lou Rogers
(636) 398-4250
mlrogers@financialsupplyinc.com

HALO Branded Solutions — sheila.halocatalog.com

Graphic designers on staff; Contracts with embellishers targeted to project needs. WUSTL account handled full-time by Sheila Ricken, BFA in graphic design.

Contact: Sheila Ricken
(314) 219-8355
sheila.ricken@halo.com

Ideas 4 Promos — ideas4promos.com

Graphic designers on staff, contracts with multiple embellishers, promotional products, logo apparel, flags & banners, trade show retractable banners, recognition awards. In business since 1981.

Contact: Dianne Gibbs
(314) 570-7777
Dianne@ideas4promos.com

Interstate Graphics

Interstate Graphics specializes in screen printing, embroidery, promotional products, and signs. Our motto is ‟We Print on Nearly Anything” and we do! Interstate Graphics is a preferred vendor that has worked with WUSTL for over 30 years.

Contact: Muffy Bailey
(314) 605-7144
or
Dennis Bailey
Please telephone for personalized service in real time

Jillian's of Ideas — www.jilliansofideas.com

Women-owned business for 25 years. Less than 3 miles from campus. A full service promotional product company that specializes in the college market and health care.

Contact: Jillian
(314) 781-3888
jillians@swbell.net

Larick Associates, Inc — larick.com

Contracts with 3-4 embellishers; relationship with external graphic design resources. Owned and managed by WUSTL alumna.

Location: 39 Seaview Lane,
Port Washington, NY 11050
Contact: Nancy Larick, President
(516) 883-1489
Fax (516) 883-1682
sales@larick.com

Lipic's Recognition — lipic.com

Two full-time graphic designers on staff; contracts with three screenprinters and one embroiderer. Lipic's has 15 years experience working w/WUSTL; Lipic's in business since 1863.

Contact: Michelle Fisher
(314) 775-2514
mfisher@lipic.com

Logofit, LLC — logofit.com

Full service embellishment company with focus on college market. Founded in 1992, customers worldwide.

Contact: Customer Service
(800) 778-8948

MADCO Printing & Advertising — madcoprinting.com

Graphic designers and promotional experts on staff; WUSTL preferred vendor for 40 years. In business sincce 1959.

Contact: Scott Saberton
(314) 241-8696
scott@madcoprinting.com

Major Promo Group— majorpromogroup.com

Contracts with a variety of embellishers.

Contact: Sheryl Breadman
(314) 606-2352
sheryl@majorpromogroup.com

Personalized service in real time

Premiums Plus, Inc. — premsplus.com

Contracts with 2-3 embellishers depending on needs of job. Woman-owned business focused on consulting with clients on their messages.

Contact: Margie Price
(314) 428-4452
premiumsinc@sbcglobal.net

PublicIdentity, Inc. — publicidentity.com

Guarantees 100% customer satisfaction on all products and services.

Contact: Customer Service
info@publicidentity.com

St Albans Promotions — stalbanspromotions.com

In-house graphic art capacity; contracts with two award-winning embellishers depending on project. Focused on university market, dynamic "Easy Ordering" website.

Contact: Dan Flanagan
(314) 795-1403
dflanagan01@earthlink.net

Universal Creative Concepts — wupromos.uccpromos.com

Graphic designers on staff; contracts with 3-6 embellishers depending on needs of job. Local business owned by WUSTL alumnus.

Contact: Wendy Koch and David Kaiser
(314) 994-9449
koch@uccadv.com and kaiser@uccadv.com

Graduation Items

Church Hill Classics — wubearnecessities.com

Diploma Frames

Contact: Mary at Bear Necessities
(314) 935-5071

Framing Success — framingsuccess.com

Diploma Frames

Contact: Washington University Campus Store and the School of Medicine Bookstore

Please see websites.

Jostens

Announcements and accessories, Official University Regalia, Official University Ring.

Contact: Washington University Campus Store and the School of Medicine Bookstore

Please see websites.

Shenandoah Framing — diplomadisplay.com

Diploma Frames

Contact: Visit website

Signature Announcements — college-graduation-announcements.signaturea.com

Announcements and accessories

Contact: Visit website

University Frames, Inc. — universityframes.com

Diploma Frames

Contact: Visit website

Special authorization required

A. J. Tilley and Associates

Contracts with a variety of embellishers. Years of experience with students at WUSTL.

Contact: Linda Tilley
(636) 532-3700
lindatilley71@gmail.com

Personalized service in real time.

Custom Crystal & Glass, Inc.

Finely etched custom gifts and tributes. Neighborhood business with years of experience at WUSTL.

Contact: Joe Rodriguez
(314) 721-6848
contactccg@juno.com

Personalized service in real time.

LCJ Marketing Source — lcjmarketing.com

Contracts with 3-4 embellishers depending on needs of job; 2 part-time designers available. Specializes in finding items that fit project's theme and budget.

Contact: (636) 405-0525