TSC Apparel Acquires Thinc Actionwear
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CINCINNATI, OH - May 8, 2018 - TSC Apparel ("TSC") further expanded its geographic coverage in the Pacific Northwest with the acquisition of Thinc Actionwear ("Thinc"), an apparel wholesaler located in Portland, Oregon.

Thinc has operated as a promotional apparel supplier based in Portland since 1980. TSC and Thinc both serve the imprinted industry with a focus on superior customer service, strong long-term business relationships, and an extensive product offering. Thinc's Portland presence is the ideal complement to TSC's other six distribution centers, helping to fill out TSC's one-day footprint in the Northwest.

TSC Apparel CEO Bob Winget stated, "We are excited about the opportunity to serve Thinc's customer base, and I believe they will also be pleased with everything that TSC has to offer. Being a local family-owned business for so long, Thinc is perfectly aligned with our 'large enough to fill your needs, small enough to care' philosophy."

Fred Schroedl, President of Thinc Actionwear, commented, "We are excited about the positive impact this move will have on our customers - a greatly expanded product offering, deeper on-hand inventories, and a national next-day shipping footprint. I know TSC Apparel is a customer-focused company that will continue to provide our many loyal customers with the quality service that they've come to expect from Thinc Actionwear."

About TSC Apparel
TSC Apparel is an industry-leading national B2B distributor of imprintable apparel products and accessories. Headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, TSC stocks and sources thousands of styles of casual shirts, fleeces, headwear, sport shirts, outerwear, and accessories from six warehouses nationwide.

About Thinc Actionwear
Founded in 1980, Thinc Actionwear is a promotional apparel supplier based in Portland, Oregon. Thinc offers 40 brands of activewear, women's wear, outerwear, headwear, bags, and children's apparel to the imprinted apparel industry.

For more information about TSC Apparel, visit www.tscapparel.com.

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