Unitec Distribution Systems is an industry leader who represents the most popular uniform brands and regularly explores upcoming uniform apparel options. We get frequent updates from our manufacturers and industry sources about the new uniform products and evolving standards in the uniform industry. Our Uniform Apparel Updates consolidate recent news and product launches into a quick and easy-to-digest article.

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New in Uniforms March 2024

Relaxed Knit Blazers from Mercer+Mettle™

Introducing the Mercer+Mettle™ Women’s Relaxed Knit Blazer and the Mercer+Mettle™ Relaxed Knit Blazer, the newest essentials for uniformed managers and office workers aiming for a seamless blend of professional elegance and comfort. These blazers are not only a testament to timeless design but are also perfectly suited for uniforms, offering an ideal canvas for simple branding. The sophisticated, snag-resistant double knit pique fabric provides both durability and flexibility, ensuring the wearer remains polished throughout the day.

Both the women’s and men’s blazers are designed with practical features like machine washability and horn-tone buttons, alongside stylish elements such as notched lapel collars and decorative cuff buttons. The women’s blazer features a 1-button single-breasted closure and front patch pockets, while the men’s version offers a tailored modern fit with a 2-button closure, a welt chest pocket, and interior pockets for additional functionality.

These blazers are especially suitable for incorporating company branding, with ample space for an embroidered logo on the right chest or shoulder, making them an excellent choice for organizations looking to elevate their uniform with a touch of elegance and identity. This blend of style, comfort, and branding potential ensures that the Mercer+Mettle™ blazers are a premium choice for professional environments where appearance and brand representation matter.

Expanded Sizes in PC54 Cotton T-Shirts

The Port & Company® Core Cotton Tee is now more inclusive than ever! We are thrilled to announce the expansion of available sizes in this popular uniform t-shirt. Previously available up to a 4X, the classic silhouette tee is now offered in sizes up to 6X and includes tall sizes, ensuring a consistent option for every team member.

Crafted from 100% cotton and available in a variety of colors, you are sure to find an option that works for your brand. They even have safety green for compliance with high visibility requirements. Plus, with a removable tag for comfort and easy relabeling, the Core Cotton Tee is perfect for your employees. Embrace the blend of affordability, comfort, and inclusivity with the expanded range of sizes, making the Core Cotton Tee a versatile staple in every uniform program.

The Port & Company® Core Cotton Tee is Available in 72 Colors

Port & Company® Core Cotton Tee Aquatic Blue
Port & Company® Core Cotton Tee Heather Red
Port & Company® Core Cotton Tee Safety Green

New Sustainability-Focused Uniform Options

In the current environmentally conscious climate, the demand for sustainable and eco-friendly uniform options has never been higher. Historically, sourcing uniforms that align with eco-friendly values without sacrificing quality or design has presented a significant challenge. At Unitec Distribution Systems, we’re acutely aware of this need and are thrilled to announce that our comprehensive network of suppliers grants us access to a wide array of sustainable uniform choices for organizations prioritizing environmental responsibility.

Our suppliers are dedicated to minimizing carbon footprints and championing a more sustainable future by leveraging materials like recycled polyester and organic cotton. Through innovative initiatives like the C-FREE® program, our manufacturing partners are more committed than ever to reducing the carbon footprint of their products, ensuring that each item we offer contributes positively to the planet’s health.

By choosing Unitec Distribution Systems as your partner, you unlock a diverse selection of eco-friendly uniform solutions. These options not only meet your aesthetic and functional requirements but also embody your commitment to environmental stewardship. Our knowledgeable team of account managers is ready to assist you in transitioning your uniform program to a more sustainable and environmentally-friendly model. We’re here to guide you every step of the way, from selection to implementation, ensuring that your organization not only looks good but also does good.

Let’s work together to make sustainability a standard part of your uniform strategy. Contact us today to learn more about how Unitec Distribution Systems can help your organization embrace eco-conscious uniform solutions.

Some of the New Sustainable Uniform Items Launched This Spring:

Sustainable Solutions Await: Upgrade Your Uniform Program

Ready to expand your selection of sustainable items or take your uniform program to the next level? Our team at Unitec Distribution Systems is here to help you find the perfect eco-friendly solutions that align with your team’s values and needs. Contact us today to discuss the best options for your team and start making a positive impact with your uniform choices. Let’s work together to create a greener, more sustainable future.

Is a Managed Uniform Program Right For You?

Our scorecard, crafted by experts in business efficiency and management, consists of nine straightforward questions about your uniform program. After completion, you'll receive a personalized score along with suggestions on how to refine and improve your uniform management process.

Optimizing Large-Scale Uniform Programs with Unitec Distribution Systems

For organizations with 250 or more employees in uniform, managing the complexities of a large-scale uniform program can be a daunting task. It demands a delicate balance of ensuring quality, maintaining consistency, and optimizing costs—all while keeping employee satisfaction and brand image in sharp focus. This is where Unitec Distribution Systems shines as the ideal partner for your uniform needs.

Customized Solutions for Diverse Needs

At Unitec Distribution Systems, we understand that a one-size-fits-all approach doesn’t work when it comes to uniforms. Different roles may require different functionalities, and personal preferences can vary widely. Our extensive range of uniform options, sourced from a wide network of suppliers, ensures that no matter the specific needs or preferences of your diverse team, we can provide options that fit. From high-performance fabrics to eco-friendly materials, our selection is designed to meet the unique demands of your workforce.

Streamlined Distribution with The Proximity System™

Efficiently managing the distribution of uniforms to a large number of employees can be challenging. Our proprietary uniform management software simplifies this process, enabling precise control and management of your uniform distribution. This tool allows our account managers to monitor how employees utilize their uniform allowance, identify trends, and suggest adjustments to improve satisfaction and reduce waste. It’s not just about supplying uniforms; it’s about ensuring they’re utilized effectively and efficiently.

Expert Guidance and Support

When you work with Unitec Distribution Systems, you gain more than access to quality uniforms; you gain a partnership. Our team of experts is dedicated to understanding your organization’s unique challenges and goals. We provide personalized consultations to help identify the best uniform solutions that align with your brand, enhance employee morale, and support your corporate identity. Our account managers are adept at navigating the complexities of large uniform programs, offering insights into industry trends, budget optimization, and employee satisfaction strategies.

Reduce Costs and Improve Employee Satisfaction

At the heart of our offering is The Proximity System™, a sophisticated software designed to optimize your uniform program. This system provides unparalleled control over the distribution and management of uniforms, allowing for real-time insights into usage and needs. By implementing specific controls and fine-tuning your program based on actual data, you can avoid overstocking or underutilizing resources, thereby reducing waste and unnecessary expenses. This efficiency not only cuts costs but also ensures that your employees have access to the right uniforms when they need them, contributing to smoother day-to-day operations.

Choosing Unitec Distribution Systems means opting for a partner who brings expertise, innovation, and a deep commitment to your organization’s success. With a focus on scalable solutions, efficient distribution, and personalized service, we ensure your uniform program not only meets but exceeds expectations.

Keep your team focused on your business and let Unitec Distribution Systems handle your uniform sourcing, customization, and distribution. Let’s work together to refresh, revitalize, and enhance your uniform program. Contact us today to discover how we can tailor a uniform solution that perfectly aligns with your organization’s needs, values, and goals. 

Full-Service Custom Uniform Supplier

By partnering with Unitec Distribution Systems, organizations can get out of the uniform business and focus on their core operations. Schedule a Demo or 15-minute consultation to learn more about how our managed uniform program can simplify your operations.

We Take You Out of the Uniform Business!

Unitec Distribution Systems takes the headaches out of managing your uniform purchases and distribution. Our innovative combination of proprietary uniform software, industry expertise, wide-range of uniform products, and customer service will transform the way your company orders, distributes, and manages uniforms for your employees. Together, we’re able to streamline uniform distribution while improving morale and reducing waste.

Unitec is a certified women-owned uniform supplier.