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How A Private Label Manufacturer is Like A Point Guard

Posted by Rhonda Hurwitz

Mar 24, 2014 11:37:00 PM

award_winning private label glove manufacturerWhen you manufacture private label gloves, it's like being a point guard, in a way ...

You create scoring opportunities for your teammates.

When they score, you take satisfaction in knowing you've done well.

You don't take credit for what you do.
That's just part of the job, and part of being on a team. 

So today's post is to share a bit of good news for a client of ours -- who shall remain nameless. 


Topics: Private Label: Glove manufacturing, About Olympia, Private Label: Glove Design Process, Private Label Glove Innovation

Glove Company: A Peek Behind the Product Planning Curtain

Posted by Rhonda Hurwitz

Mar 23, 2014 3:00:00 PM

Glove company product innovations from nature


 If you manage a product line, it's a good idea to periodically conduct a line review. 

Do you have a process to do this annually or biannnually?

Today we'll pull back the curtain on our own product planning process.

By sharing our process for analyzing customer needs, trends, and innovation ... we hope you find some ideas that are useful.

So what does the turtle shell pictured above have to do with powersports gloves?  Read on.


Topics: About Olympia, Private Label Product Merchandising, Private Label Glove Materials, Private Label Glove Innovation, Private Label Product Planning

Thanksgiving: A Message of Gratitude from Your Glove Supplier

Posted by Roger Heumann

Nov 27, 2013 7:10:00 AM


I wanted to take a moment to share some thoughts of the season with friends and customers.

At Olympia Gloves, here are a few things we are grateful for.  There is so much to appreciate this season: 


Topics: About Olympia

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