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Cap America Acquires Wear-A-Knit!

FREDERICKTOWN, MO, March 14th, 2022 – Cap America, Inc. announced the acquisition of Minnesota based custom knitwear company Wear-A-Knit. The terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.

Wear-A-Knit produces USA made knitwear in Cloquet, Minnesota for the promotional products and sporting goods industries. Founded in 1977, the company has had two major expansions, the most recent of which being the company’s purchase of Stitch-It Designs of Esko, Minnesota. “We take great pride in the quality of the items that we produce and the services we offer, and I feel confident that Cap America will continue that standard of excellence moving forward,” says Dave Leslie, president and owner of Wear-A-Knit.

Cap America CEO Mark Gammon states, “We are excited to expand our company reach and believe this purchase will allow us to better serve both Cap America and Wear-A-Knit clients by increasing our production capacity. We will continue to develop our USA made knit department, bringing even more products and styles to our customer base.”

Cap America is the largest circular knitting operation in North America. The company currently serves the promotional products, sporting goods, and retail industries by providing quality headwear and knitwear with quick turn times and competitive prices. Known for their dedicated customer service and expert headwear decorating, the company offers free samples, free set up, and free digitizing.