Starting a School Program: Technical School Uniforms

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Starting a School Program: Technical School Uniforms

At Automotive Workwear, we sell many different workwear options, including automotive, chef, and flame resistant uniforms. If your school or organization is looking for an easy way to outfit students, starting a school program with us is the best way to easily get what you need. Our Red Kap garments are all available, and can easily be customized with your school logo. Customized shirts, jackets, and coveralls are a great way to give your uniforms a professional edge. Let’s look at a few popular uniform choices for various school programs.

Motorsports Short Sleeve Shirt

This sharp looking work shirt is available in three color options: black with silver trim, navy with red trim, and navy with postman blue trim. It’s made from a poplin fabric, with TouchTex II technology, giving it a comfortable, soft feeling, but keeping it as tough and durable as you need the shirt to be. With a soil release and wickable finish, this shirt is a favorite for school uniforms and on the job. The closure features five buttons with a snap at the neck. There are two button through pockets on the chest, with angled bartacks, and a pencil stall in the left pocket. These shirts are also designed to stand up to industrial wash, making them excellent choices for schools and large organizations. Look up the order code SP28 to see this shirt up close, and read customer reviews.

Team Technician Crew Jacket

If you’re in need of a great jacket for your school uniforms, be sure to check out the JT38. This jacket is available in charcoal, navy, black, and spruce. It has the classic styling of a baseball team style jacket, with welted slash pockets and a utility pocket on the left sleeve. The knit cuffs, collar, and waistband keep wearers warm on the job. These jackets are lined with black, quilted nylon taffeta, and feature a solid brass zipper closure. The outside of the jacket is a comfortable weight twill fabric. Take a closer look and read customer reviews by searching the order code on our website.

Men’s Twill Action Back Coverall

Another favorite for school uniforms, this coverall is sold in nine different colors, making it easy to find the right one for your program. Sized to be worn over clothing, it features an action back and side vent openings. The fabric is a poplin with a soil release finish. The zipper is two way, with a snap at the top of the zipper and lapel. There are two set-in front pockets, two patch hip pockets, two breast pockets, and a rule leg pocket–great for keeping everything handy that you might need in school or on the job.

These examples are just some of our best selling garments for school uniforms. You can find more options on our website, as well as plenty of other great Red Kap products for your school program. We offer custom embroidery on all our garments. We are the leader in supplying technical school uniforms throughout the United States. Call our customer service representatives today to set up your school uniform program, or ask questions about it.

Red Kap: Going Beyond Workwear

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Red Kap: Going Beyond Workwear

While this blog focuses mainly on workwear, we want to take a moment to recognize that Red Kap is going above and beyond with their garments. The garments we will look at in this blog can absolutely be utilized as workwear, but they are also perfect for going off the job. For example, the active performance polo is perfect for a day of golf. Comfortable, breathable, and specifically designed to give you a greater range of motion. Keep reading to find find out more about how Red Kap is creating garments that can be utilized as workwear, or for a day of activity. Continue reading

Industrial Workwear: Finding the Right Uniform for You

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Industrial Workwear: Finding the Right Uniform for You

Automotive Workwear carries many garments that fit the bill for industrial workwear, but how can you find the right uniform for you? Browse through all our options, and see what stands out. If you’re not sure, keep reading for an in depth look at some of our best selling workwear items. Continue reading

Work Overalls: What Do You Need?

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Work Overalls: What Do You Need?

There are a variety of jobs that call for bib overalls, so we offer a number of different options. From basic denim work overalls, to flame resistant bib overalls, you can find exactly what you need under our Coveralls & Overalls category. Keep reading for a quick look at what we have to offer.

Men’s Red Kap High Back Bib Denim Overall

One of our best sellers, this work classic is made from 100% cotton, a comfortable weight denim. These work overalls offer a relaxed fit, with a traditional button fly. There are two patch hip pockets, a tool pocket on the right leg, hammer loop on the left leg, and two front pockets. The bib pocket features a captive flap with a snap closure, as well as a bartacked pencil stall. This garment can easily be tossed in the home wash. It is manufactured by Red Kap, the largest manufacturer of occupational apparel in America. You can count on this overall to be durable and comfortable. Check it out with the order code: BD10DN.

Duck Insulated Bib Overall

This garment is available in both brown and navy duck cloth. The fabric is a polyester and cotton blend, making it sturdy and comfortable. These work overalls are completely lined with nylon type black quilted lining. The shoulder straps features covered elastic with adjustable buckles. Waist to ankle zippers are concealed with a snapped storm flap. There is a large bib pocket, two large hip pockets with a hammer loop, utility loops, and two piece rule pocket. This garment is designed to hold up to industrial washings, and is manufactured by Red Kap. See it up close with the order code: BD30.

Flame Resistant Unlined Brown Duck Bib Overalls

These FR overalls are made from a flame resistant duck fabric, with Nomex taped brass zipper fly front. They feature elastic waist inserts, and non-conductive heavy duty release buckle. One large bib pocket with a pencil stall keeps work items handy, and two set-in swing pockets, a watch pocket, two large hip pockets, and various loops and extra pockets hold everything you could possibly need on the job. Another great feature on these work overalls is the reinforced double knee. Manufactured by Bulwark, this FR garment is This garment is rated for HRC Level 2, with an Arc rating ATPV 14.6 calories/cm2. Please keep in mind that you should know what safety requirements you need to meet before ordering FR work apparel. See this garment up close by searching the order code: BLF8.

We offer a few other flame resistant bib overalls, so be sure to check those out as well if you need FR work apparel. Our work overalls offer durability and comfort, for the most affordable prices. Our flame resistant overalls are manufactured by Bulwark, a leader in flame resistant technology, while our regular work overalls are manufactured by Red Kap, the most trusted name in occupational workwear. Be sure to view our options, and call a customer service representative if you have any questions.

Our Favorite Work Pants: The Best Sellers

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Our Favorite Work Pants: The Best Sellers

We sell many work pants, but there are a number that are just all around classics, favorites, and best sellers. With stellar customer reviews, these garments are Red Kap staples and may already be in your closet. Whether you’re in the market for new work pants, or looking for another pair of your favorite, we have just the right ones for you. Keep reading to check out several options.

Men’s Dura-Kap Industrial Work Pant

The PT20 work pant, manufactured by Red Kap, is durable, comfortable, and well loved by our customers. This garment is our most popular industrial work pant for men. The fabric is a TouchTex II twill, with a post cure durable press finish. The pant has an ease fit, sitting at the natural waist, but slim through the seat and thigh. There are two slack style front pockets, two set-in hip pockets, and the left has a button closure. The waistband is inner lined for body and shape, with a heavy duty brass ratcheting zipper and sturdy button closure. These pants are designed to hold up to industrial wash, making them a great choice for outfitting large companies. Available in seven color options, you’re sure to find the perfect work pant for your needs.

Men’s Premium Red-E-Permanent Press Industrial Work Pant

The PT10 work pants are available in ten different color choices. Made from TouchTex II twill, the polyester and cotton blend is durable and breathable on the job. While this pant is very similar to the Dura-Kap industrial work pant, this garment has an upgraded waistband for a more comfortable fit. It is interlined for body and shape, has RoKap construction, and a synthetic blend trim. These work pants also feature darts over the hip pockets to ensure a better fit. Check them out on our website, and read the great customer reviews!

Men’s Side Elastic Industrial Work Pant

The PT60 work pant is a well loved favorite, as evidenced by the many excellent reviews. Available in eight color options, you’re sure to find just what you need. Made from a 7.5 oz TouchTex II twill, this is a slightly lighter fabric option than the ones above. The waistband features side elastic inserts, allowing for a better fit and more comfort while wearing. With all the same pockets and ease fit at the waist, these pants are another excellent option for durable work pants.

These three work pant options are just a small sampling of the many work pants we have to offer. Red Kap has long been the favorite brand of the automotive industry, and for good reason! They have succeeded in creating workwear “done right,” that works as hard as you, and helps you get the job done. We are proud to sell many Red Kap options, including work pants, work shirts, coveralls, and more. Check out the Red Kap brand on our website, and consider adding custom embroidery or striping to any order. You can find details on the site, or by calling a customer service representative.

Featured Specials: Great Workwear for You

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Featured Specials: Great Workwear for You

One of the best pages on our website is the “Featured Specials” category. You can find amazing deals on some of our absolute favorite workwear items, and there’s a good chance you’ll find just the workwear you need. Go check it out, or keep reading to see a sampling of the some of the great workwear deals you can find! Continue reading