Fabrics & Features: Rip Stop, Nylon, and Fabric Plackets

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Fabrics & Features: Rip Stop, Nylon, and Fabric Plackets

At Automotive Workwear, we sell a lot of workwear to large companies, small companies, and individuals. Sure, our competitive pricing is amazing, but the biggest draw is simply that we sell the Red Kap brand. Red Kap has an excellent reputation of workwear “done right,” and our customers love being able to count on well priced, quality garments, and quick shipping. Continue reading

The Business of Hospitality: Workwear

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The Business of Hospitality: Workwear

The hospitality field of work can cover a pretty broad range of job descriptions. From servers, to housekeeping, to management, there are many different ways to dress for the job you have (or want). Often within each field there are wide variations of the proper dress code, as well. For example, a server in a mom and pop restaurant might wear jeans, but have an apron with the restaurant’s logo embroidered on it. A server at a high end hotel in Las Vegas will probably wear black dress pants, a white button down shirt, and maybe even a vest, along with an apron. Continue reading

Flame Resistant Workwear: Your Options

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Flame Resistant Workwear: Your Options

Most people think of flame resistant workwear being for firefighters and welders. What they, or you, might not realize, however, is that flame resistant workwear is actually necessary in many common place jobs. Firefighters wear primary protection flame resistant workwear, while electricians and workers in the oil and gas industries wear secondary protection FR garments. Here at Automotive Workwear, we sell a wide variety of garments that provide secondary protection. Continue reading

Putting Together a Workwear Uniform: Wrangler, Part Two

Wrangler Workwear

Putting Together a Workwear Uniform: Wrangler, Part Two

Putting together a workwear uniform for a large crew, or just yourself, can be an exciting process. You have to determine what is important to you in the garments, and then look for the best brands and deals. We supply leading brands, such as Red Kap, Wrangler, Bulwark, and more, and we always have the best pricing. Continue reading

SY10: Men’s Long Sleeve Mechanics Crew Shirt–It’s a Best Seller

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SY10: Men’s Long Sleeve Mechanics Crew Shirt–It’s a Best Seller

Are you looking for a new mechanics crew shirt? Whether you are looking for yourself, or looking to outfit your whole crew, this long sleeve shirt is a best seller for a lot of reasons. Perhaps the first and best reason is that it’s manufactured by Red Kap. Red Kap has been making workwear since the 1920s, and has been a leading brand in the automotive industry for decades. With the motto of workwear “done right,” Red Kap doesn’t miss with their high quality, well priced garments. As the leading distributor for Red Kap, Automotive Workwear is proud to provide classic workwear at the best possible prices. Looking for more details on why you should consider this crew shirt? Read on.

If you’re a fan of PowerBlock TV, you might recognize this shirt. It’s used because this mechanics crew shirt, order code SY10, is practical and functional, while also being comfortable and good looking. This particular shirt is long sleeved, although we also offer short sleeved mechanics crew shirts. The fabric of this garment is a cotton rip stop texture, a polyester/cotton blend. The cotton keeps the shirt soft, comfortable, and breathable on the job. The shirt is finished with superior color retention, soil release, and wickability. If you’re looking for comfort and durability, you really can’t go wrong with this one. Wickability is an important feature when you’re working a long day, and the soil release is great for keeping these shirts looking professional and sharp, even after a grease-filled day. Designed to hold up to industrial strength washings, this shirt is also easy to toss in the home laundry when necessary.

There are a few features on this shirt that make it practical and functional. Have you ever messed up a paint job from bending over a car? No need to worry about that with the concealed, no scratch, button front placket on this shirt. Buttons stay hidden behind fabric, allowing you freedom to worry about your job, and not your clothing. This shirt has two button-thru hex pockets with angled bartacks, convenient for holding onto items you need on the job. A sleeve utility pocket is handy, as well. This mechanics crew shirt features a straight hem, allowing you to wear the shirt tucked in or out, and still look professional. It is also available in five different color combinations, making it easy to find a good match for your business. We offer the following: a charcoal body with light grey accents, a charcoal body with royal blue accents, a black body with red accents, a black body with charcoal accents, and a navy body with light grey accents.

If you’re in the market for a new mechanics crew shirt, be sure to check out the SY10 on our website. It is professional looking, comfortable, and durable, as you can expect from Red Kap work wear. At Automotive Workwear, we also offer custom embroidery so you can add your company logo and employee names. Check out the details on our website, or call a customer service representative to find out more.

 

Need a Lab Coat? Check Out Our Basic White Lab Coats

Medical Lab Coats

Need a Lab Coat? Check Out Our Basic White Lab Coats

If a lab coat is a necessity in your line of work, you really can’t go wrong with the basics. Our basic white lab coat is available cut for men or women. Manufactured by Red Kap, these lab coats are excellent choices for serious work and classic appeal.

The men’s white lab coat, order code 5700WH, is a great choice for the science lab, or the medical setting. There are a few features that set this coat apart from other options, the very least of which is the excellent pricing. This garment is manufactured by Red Kap, a leading brand in workwear. The fabric is a durable polyester/cotton blend, making the lab coat soft, breathable, and functional. The polyester allows this garment to be easily washed, maintaining it’s professional appearance. Although you can toss this lab coat in your home wash, it’s built to stand up to the strength of industrial washings, making it a great choice for outfitting a large staff. Continue reading