Wholesale Hat Supplier List
Wholesale Hat Manufacturing Company List
1. FlexFit & Yupoong
About: "Flexfit LLC (the US sales and distribution agency of Yupoong INC.) is one of the world's largest vendors of custom, private label headwear. We manufacture hats for some of the most reputable brands in the sports, streetwear, action sports, golf and outdoor markets, while offering a wide selection of the best wholesale blank hats." Yupoong maintains manufacturing facilities in Bangladesh and Vietnam with annual manufacturing capacity exceeding 20 million plus pieces. Flexfit US distribution centers are located in California and and New York.
2. New Era
About: New Era is a leading headwear manufacturer and lifestyle brand. The company has more than 500 licensing deals with several professional and college sports teams and leagues such as the NFL, NBA, NFL, and MLB. New Era produces more than 65 million baseball caps per year. The company recently closed its New York manufacturing plant and will be outsourcing nearly all of its cap production to companies in China, Vietnam, Bangladesh, and Haiti. The only hats that will be produced still in the United States will be Major League Baseball on-field player headwear to a facility in Miami that specializes in screen-printing apparel.
3. OTTO Cap
About: "OTTO International, Inc. has been a leading worldwide manufacturer of quality headwear for over 50 years and have recently added apparel to our product line." OTTO Cap is based out of Ontario, California and maintains three distribution centers in California, Texas, and Georgia.
About: Decky is a well-known premium hat manufacturer based out of California. Decky's mission statement is "to redefine the meaning of headwear." Its' products "not only look good, but perform exceptionally well." It aims for apparel that is not only functional, but also stylish and trendy. Core values for its products are to be "basic and comfortable, hip, fashionable, and long wearing."
5. Outdoor Cap
About: Outdoor Cap, established in 1977, has been in the headwear industry for over 40 years. Outdoor Cap has more than 14,000 customers in various channels such as promotional products, retail markets, etc. Outdoor Cap is based in Arkansas and has 3 distribution centers in California, Texas, and Arkansas. Outdoor Cap holds several licenses and maintains several hat brands.
6. Pit Bull Cap
About: Pit Bull brand, which is owned by Choice Cap Inc., was founded in 2000 and aims to bring the "highest quality headwear in the business." They strive to produce "seamless quality products." Pit Bill has 2 collections: (1) premium (contemporary line) and (2) original (sophisticated line). Pit Bull has stores in 3 cities: Houston, Los Angeles, and Chicago.
About: K&B Trading Corp was established in 2001 and has almost 20 years experience in producing headwear. K&B aims to provide "the highest quality headwear and unbelievable value price." Their hat brand is known as KBETHOS. The company is based out of New York.
8. Academy Fits
About: Caps Plus, which started in 1991, has been a "leader in the wholesale licensed and fashion headwear business." They have grown to include importing of blank hats and apparel, as well as embroidery customization and design. Caps Plus sells its hats under the Academy Fits brand. The company is committed to "using quality materials built with expert craftsmanship, competitive prices and courteous service! Caps Plus is based out of Los Angeles, California.
9. Mega Cap Inc.
About: Mega Cap is one of the leading headwear wholesalers with more than 21 years of experience in the U.S. market. Mega Cap aims to "offer the best selection, quality, price and service," while catering to a wide variety of clients. Mega Cap provides over 800 different styles of stock headwear, a full line of men's, women's, and youth headwear, and a domestic and overseas program for hat customization.
About: Richardson Sports, founded in 1970, is a leader in the sports headwear industry. Richardson is known for performance baseball hats, but also produces headwear for the promotional industry, collegiate licensed market, and private label brands. Richardson Sports maintains its headquarters in Oregon, but also has facilities in Ohio and Pennsylvania.