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Tennessee Franchise Owner Celebrates his 25th Pro Image Sports Anniversary

Lloyd Kneller celebrates his 25th anniversary this April at Southland Mall in Memphis   MEMPHIS, TN – A heartfelt congratulation to Lloyd Kneller who celebrates 25 years in business with Pro ...

Pro Image Sports Is A Family Affair for Hawkes

BOISE, ID – A lot of customers were caught off-guard during their first visit to the freshly minted Pro Image Sports at the brand spanking new mall, Boise Towne Square. The year was 1988, and ...

Why Open A Pro Image Sports? Let Me Count The Ways

Pro Image Sports has been the gold standard in the multi-billion dollar licensed sports retail business for nearly 30 years.  We are looking for qualified candidates to build our brand of 110 stores ...

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Coast-To-Coast Store Openings For Pro Image Sports

Coast-To-Coast Store Openings For Pro Image Sports

For the second week in a row, Pro Image Sports stores are opening on adjacent coasts.  We are excited to announce two new Grand Openings at the Galleria at Crystal Run in Middletown, New York and at the Pismo Beach Premium Outlets in Pismo Beach, Read More ...
New Pro Image Sports Opens In North Carolina

New Pro Image Sports Opens In North Carolina

SMITHFIELD, NORTH CAROLINA- Gary Bruce Jr has always dreamed of opening his own business.  After retiring from a career in retail management he quickly knew which type of business that would be. “I know retail and I love sports,” said Bruce.  So it made sense. Read More ...
Propst Group Opens Signature Pro Image Sports Store Near Denver

Propst Group Opens Signature Pro Image Sports Store Near Denver

BROOMFIELD, CO- When Luke & Konner Propst -along with their father Koger- joined the Pro Image Sports family nearly two years ago, their eyes were set on the jewel that is Flatiron Crossing just outside Denver, Colorado.  With that in mind, it is with great pleasure that Read More ...

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Look Like The Pro’s With NFL Sideline Hats

Look Like The Pro’s With NFL Sideline Hats

The NFL season is well underway and you’ve seen the players roaming the sidelines with fresh new sideline hats from New Era.  Now you can get your hands on them as well.  Available now at any Pro Image Sports or online at proimagesports.com, you can Read More ...
The Insane Holy War Over Flat Brims In MLB

The Insane Holy War Over Flat Brims In MLB

The following was an article published on Forbes.com on August 17, 2015 by author Maury Brown.  You can follow him on Twitter @bizballmaury. I thought this was an interesting debate that applies directly to Pro Image Sports’ business and customers.  Let me know what you Read More ...
New Era Touches All The Bases With New All-Star Game Hats

New Era Touches All The Bases With New All-Star Game Hats

And you thought they were “just” hats.  On the eve of Cincinnati hosting it’s 5th Major League Baseball All-Star Game, and first since 1988 when there was a ballot stuffing controversy involving Oakland A’s catcher Terry Steinbach, who was a 2nd year player batting .217 with Read More ...
2015 Stars & Stripes MLB Hats Unveiled This Weekend

2015 Stars & Stripes MLB Hats Unveiled This Weekend

Each year, Major League Baseball honors our military with players wearing New Era “Stars & Stripes” hats on select national holidays throughout the season.  Our national pastime has players don caps that incorporate camouflage elements and/or red, white, and blue. You will see the 2015 Read More ...
Pro Image Sports on the Strip

Pro Image Sports on the Strip

  LAS VEGAS, NV – Pro Image Sports has been the leader in sports licensed fashion for nearly 30 years, so it is fitting that we opened in the epicenter of everything fun, where everyone comes to rock their freshest threads, and see where their Read More ...
A Behind The Scenes Look At Headwear King New Era

A Behind The Scenes Look At Headwear King New Era

“Design is so simple, that’s why it is so complicated.” -Paul Rand For nearly 30 years, Pro Image Sports has been known as the place customers go to find unique hats catered to their local market.  We are equipped to do this, because we have Read More ...

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Top Gifts For Sports Fans This Holiday Season

With Christmas drawing near, there is still time to get the sports fans in your life unique gifts from Pro Image Sports.  Typically finding new products they don’t already have is difficult.  Below are a few of the hottest items this holiday season.  You can Read More ...

It Is Never Too Early To Get Your Kids Started At Pro Image Sports

Only joking.  Sort of… PINEVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA – Talk to many of our Pro Image Sports owners and they’ll tell you one of the joys of having a store over the years has been the opportunity it afforded them to work with and teach their Read More ...

New Store Opens in Sioux City For The Holidays

SIOUX CITY, IOWA -Empire Mall has always been a sales leader on the Pro Image Sports store rankings.  This year looks to be another big holiday season, as Paul Shillingstad has opened a second location in the mall, this time on a temporary lease for Read More ...

Longtime Sports Store Owners Rebrand As Pro Image Sports

COLUMBIA, SOUTH CAROLINA- Pam Mirchandani knows retail.  Along with her husband Neil, she has owned her own urban men’s stores for a number of years.  As time went along, demand for licensed sports product continued to grow, and Pam’s product mix began to reflect these Read More ...

Coast-To-Coast Store Openings For Pro Image Sports

For the second week in a row, Pro Image Sports stores are opening on adjacent coasts.  We are excited to announce two new Grand Openings at the Galleria at Crystal Run in Middletown, New York and at the Pismo Beach Premium Outlets in Pismo Beach, Read More ...

New Pro Image Sports Opens In North Carolina

SMITHFIELD, NORTH CAROLINA- Gary Bruce Jr has always dreamed of opening his own business.  After retiring from a career in retail management he quickly knew which type of business that would be. “I know retail and I love sports,” said Bruce.  So it made sense. Read More ...

Propst Group Opens Signature Pro Image Sports Store Near Denver

BROOMFIELD, CO- When Luke & Konner Propst -along with their father Koger- joined the Pro Image Sports family nearly two years ago, their eyes were set on the jewel that is Flatiron Crossing just outside Denver, Colorado.  With that in mind, it is with great pleasure that Read More ...

New Pro Image Sports Store Opens In The Shops at Tanforan

SAN BRUNO, CA- Pro Image Sports is excited to announce the grand opening of our latest store, this time in The Shops at Tanforan in San Bruno, CA. Positioned perfectly near Foot Locker, Shoe Palace and Shiek, Pro Image Sports will offer more than just home Read More ...

Pro Image Sports to Give Away One Free Franchise to a Diehard Fan of the Winner of the 2017 World Series

Sports Merchandise Legacy Spices up the Battle of the 100-Win Teams SALT LAKE CITY (October 25, 2017) — Pro Image Sports, the 32-year-old licensed sports merchandise retail franchise, is upping the stakes for the 2017 World Series. One diehard Houston Astros or Los Angeles Dodgers Read More ...

Second Pro Image Sports Opens in Newgate Mall

OGDEN, UT- This much is certain; the customers in Ogden, Utah love Pro Image Sports.  Nearly five years after opening his first store in Newgate Mall, owner Jake Riley recently opened a second location in the center, replacing an old hat store near the food court. Read More ...

NFL Owners Decline to Change National Anthem Policy

Pro Image Sports was recently quoted in a Wall Street Journal article regarding the player protests during the national anthem before games this season and the impact it has had on fans.  You may also view the article here WSJ_Pro Image Sport_101817   Request Info

Look Like The Pro’s With NFL Sideline Hats

The NFL season is well underway and you’ve seen the players roaming the sidelines with fresh new sideline hats from New Era.  Now you can get your hands on them as well.  Available now at any Pro Image Sports or online at proimagesports.com, you can Read More ...
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