stahls', world emblem international announce partnership


HOLLYWOOD, FLORIDA (October 25, 2018) - World Emblem International, a premier supplier in high quality decorations and STAHLS’, the global leader in garment decoration equipment, materials and transfer technology, are pleased to announce a strategic partnership.

Michigan-based STAHLS’ is the innovator in Heat Print Technology. They have emerged as a well-known name in sportswear in recent years as a licensee and supplier to the NFL, MLB, NHL and NBA. As part of this new partnership, STAHLS’ will serve these large markets and the promotional products industry including all ASI, Sage, Distributor Central and PPAI distributors on behalf of World Emblem International.

“We’re very pleased with this collaboration,” said Randy Carr, CEO of World Emblem. “Now our clients have access to two world-class organizations under one roof.”

STAHLS’ will supply one of World Emblem’s newest product offerings, FlexStyle®, a unique, high-end alternative to embroidery that offers dramatic 3D detail and finishes to increase the value of apparel through customization. In addition to FlexStyle, they will also supply traditional embroidered and sublimated emblems.

“The sportswear industry is always evolving and it’s important for the industry to stay on-trend. FlexStyle emblems offer a luxury look with softer wearability, making them perfect for sports jerseys,” said Carleen Gray, CEO of STAHLS’ North America. “This strategic partnership between STAHLS’ and World Emblem allows us to combine resources and continue to innovate and bring the next best product to the market.”

The partnership comes at a great time as the latest STAHLS’ Hotronix® heat press technology including the Power Platen, work best with FlexStyle emblems. World Emblem also joins the STAHLS’ Decorator Networkand will be a Hotronix distributor.

To learn more about this new partnership, or how businesses can acquire their own FlexStyle emblems, call (800) 766-0448 to speak with a representative or visit at or


A global network of companies that specialize in all aspects of the garment, product identity and personalization industry. Our family of companies work seamlessly to help our customers succeed. We are the global leader in garment decoration equipment, materials and transfer technology. STAHLS’ is the leading resource for business-to-business garment and product identity at every level. More information about STAHLS’ can be found at

About World Emblem

World Emblem is one of the world’s leading suppliers in high quality decorations. They offer a variety of custom embroidered, sublimated and digitally printed patches, high-visibility striping, transfers, and more. World Emblem’s latest product, FlexStyle, elevates brands with eye-catching 3D detail. The deep texturing and dramatic finishes increase the premium value of the final product.

World Emblem strives for long-term relationships with clients based on solid know-how and a consistently reliable experience. Their company mission is to help businesses create an unforgettable first impression.