We offer an extensive list of licensed suppliers authorized to produce merchandise displaying our trademarked names or symbols. We maintain formal relationships with licensed suppliers to protect our trademarks and support companies who follow international labor standards. Help support fair treatment of workers by using the university’s Trademark Licensing Program. Learn more about fair labor practices.

WashU licensee list for retail merchandise.

WashU licensee list for internal departments.

Don’t see your company on the list below? Learn more about becoming a licensed supplier.


On-Campus Retailers

Bear Necessities

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

Website:
bearnecessities.wustl.edu

Location:
South 40, near Clock Tower

Contact:
Mary Hovland

314-935-5071 or 314-935-7101
bear_necessities@wustl.edu

Danforth Campus Bookstore

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.

Website:
wubookstore.com

Location:
Mallinckrodt Center on the Danforth Campus

Contacts:
Rodney Jones

Store Manager
314-935-4331
rodneyj@wustl.edu

Rick Parker
General Merchandise Manager
314-935-4561
rick_parker@wustl.edu

School of Medicine Bookstore

Follett Higher Education Group store for apparel, gifts, and text books. Participating Company in the Fair Labor Association.

Website:
www.bkstr.com/wustlmedicinestore/home

Location:
Medical Campus
4590 Children’s Pl, Suite 1700
St Louis, MO 63110

Contact:
Francisco Orea-Retif
Store Manager
314-273-4970
francisco.orearetif@wustl.edu


Banners, Signage & Awards

Baldwin/ Priesmeyer

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

Website:
commerciallogoflags.com

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.


Promotional Products & Apparel

4imprint, Inc.

Online licensed supplier for promotional products.

Website:
4imprint.com

Ad Creations

Ad Creations has been serving WashU since 1991 with in house embroidery and screenprinting capabilities along with the largest selection of promotional products.  If you want people to remember your name, remember ours.

Website:
adcreations.com

Contacts:
Tom Fuhry
314-621-3840 x 13
tom@adcreations.com

Lindsey Holt
314-621-3840 x 18
lindsey@adcreations.com

Blue Sky Apparel & Promotions

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.

Bowers & Associates

Bowers & Associates is licensed with both Washington University and BJC.

Casual Tees

Promo items 3+ days.  Embroidery and T-shirts in 1 week.

Contact:
Bruce Thompson

314-602-0831
636-256-8600
bruce@casualtees-stl.com

Club Colors

Online promotional products and apparel company.

Consolidus

ConsolidusPromos.com is your only provider of custom promotional products and branded apparel in WashU’s Marketplace! We offer significant savings, prompt and professional service, and a 100% satisfaction guarantee. Our design team will ensure you receive the highest quality imprint while maintaining the integrity of the WashU brand.  

Contact:
Denise Cline
330-319-7204
denise.cline@consolidus.com

CustomInk

Online t-shirt service.

Website:
customink.com

Eco Promotional Products

Eco Promotional Products, Inc. (EPP) is a woman owned company, certified by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC). We are also a Certified B Corporation, Green America Gold certified company and a certified WOSB (Woman Owned Small Business). Eco Promotional Products’ specialty is sustainable branding.  Our goals include reducing landfill use, reducing the use of non-rapidly renewable resources and advocating for human rights issues.

Financial Supply, Inc.

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

HALO Branded Solutions

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

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 WashU for over 30 years.

Jillian’s of Ideas

Women-owned business for 28 years. Less than 3 miles from campus. A full service promotional product company that specializes in the college market and health care.  Jillian’s of Ideas has 24 hour turn around time on many select items.

Contact:
Jill Droege
314-781-3888
jill@jilliansofideas.com

Larick Associates, Inc.

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

Website:
larick.com

Contact:
Nancy Larick

516-883-1489
sales@larick.com

Lipic’s Engagement

Family-owned business since 1863, and providing lab coats and uniforms to Washington University since 2001.  A preferred Washington University vendor for both Med School and Danforth campuses, known for their excellence in providing apparel, promotional products, recognition programs and awards. Their dedicated staff of graphic designers, promotional products teammates and engagement specialists look forward to working with you on your next project.

Website:
lipic.com

Contact:
Andy Bollwerk
314-775-2505
abollwerk@lipic.com

MADCO Printing and Advertising

With over 40 years’ experience, MADCO has earned a reputation for delivering quality products and services, on time, within budget. Approved to embroider the WU Physicians logo on lab coats, scrubs and wearables. So whether you need printing, banners, invitations, novelty items, promotional products, full color printing, brochures or business stationery, let MADCO help you today.

Off the Row

Off the Row is a student-run, student-owned business at WashU. Since its creation in 2001, Off the Row has prided itself on providing high quality customized apparel and topnotch service to Greek life, student groups, and university administration, all at low prices.

St. Louis Sportswear

St. Louis Sportswear is a custom apparel & promotional products decorator. We have been in business since 1984 and are located just down Highway 40 in Soulard. We have a full time on staff graphic artist to tailor any and all of your artwork needs. Our screen printers combine for 90+ years in the industry, while our embroiderer has over 25 years experience. All of those factors add up to ensure the finest of care in our decorating process. Give us a call today and we can add you to the list of satisfied WashU customers!

Universal Creative Concepts

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


Gifts and Graduation Items

Official University Ring

Balfour

Website:
balfour.com

Contact:
Peyton and Kelly Blewett

blewett@mchsi.com

Diploma Frames

Church Hill Classics

Contact:
Mary at Bear Necessities

314-935-5071

Framing Success

Contact:
Washington University Campus Store website
School of Medicine Bookstore website
Bear Necessities

University Frames, Inc.

Website:
universityframes.com

Announcements, accessories, and Official University Regalia

Jostens

Website:
Jostens.com

Washington University Campus Store website
School of Medicine Bookstore website

Gifts of Distinction, Custom Watches

M. Lahart & Company

Housed in the oldest commercial building in Connecticut, dating to 1740.

Contact:
800-551-4715

Announcements and Accesories

Signature Announcements

Website:
college-graduation-announcements.signaturea.com