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Custom Flags and Your Business Image

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How to Use Custom Flags & Banners to Present a Positive Business Image A customer’s first impression of your business is made when they drive up to your storefront, office building or factory. Making an impression is very important. Custom flags and custom banners are a great way to present a positive image to your customers. Whether you have a …

The National 9/11 Flag

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Each year, the National Independent Flag Dealers Association (NIFDA) recognizes an individual or organization who has demonstrated patriotism with the George Washington award.  This year, Jeff Parness from the New York Says Thank You Foundation was given this award because of his efforts in the National 9/11 Flag restoration project. At the 2015 NIFDA conference, Jeff shared the amazing story …

The Honor and Remember Flag

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At the 2015 NIFDA conference, I had the privilege of hearing George Lutz, founder of Honor and Remember, Inc., share the mission of his organization.  On December 29, 2005, George’s son was killed by a sniper’s bullet while on patrol in Iraq. During his grieving process, he spoke to many Gold Star families and discovered a common need for knowledge …

Insights and Inspirations from the 2015 NIFDA Conference

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Last week, we attended the annual National Independent Flag Dealers Association (NIFDA) conference in New Orleans, Louisiana. It was a great opportunity for flag dealers to meet, connect, and network with each other and with flag manufacturers. We found the conference to be educational and inspiring, so we wanted to share a few of the insights we gained and experiences …

POW MIA Military Flag

Help us Flood the Internet with Pics of Support for #PowMiaDay

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Today is National POW/MIA Recognition Day, which the United States observes on the third Friday of September each year. Join us in honoring the sacrifices and service of those who were prisoners of war (POW), as well as those who are missing in action (MIA), and their families. People across the country will be holding ceremonies to show support for …

Celebrate Homecoming With Custom Flags and Banners

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Is your school or university celebrating homecoming this fall? Do you need a great way to show off your school spirit and promote your homecoming game, parade, banquet, or dance? We’ve got the perfect solution: custom flags and banners! Here are some of the options that we can provide for you: Flagpole Flags Flying a homecoming flag from your school’s …

How to Retire the American Flag [Infographic]

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Do you have an older flag that you’re ready to retire? We’ve put together the following infographic to help you out:   If you’re interested in purchasing an American Flag, please visit our online store. If you have any questions about flags, please contact us.

Using Outdoor Flags to Promote Your New Community

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If you’re looking to get the word out about your new community, custom outdoor flags are a great way to help people find out about you. With their bright colors and eye-catching motion, custom flags will be sure to get people’s attention. Let’s look at the available options for outdoor flags: Custom Flagpole Flags Flying a flag from a flagpole …

How Custom Miniature Flags Can Help Your School Raise Money

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As the new school year begins, schools and parent teacher organizations are looking for ways to raise funds, but one possibility they might not have considered is custom miniature flags. While these types of flags, which are sometimes called stick flags, are probably most commonly associated with patriotic events like 4th of July parades, the stars and stripes flag isn’t the …

Choosing a Custom Flag to Represent your University

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As the new school year begins, colleges and universities may be looking to fly flags that bear their logo or seal around campus. Making these flags available for purchase by students and alumni is also a great way to promote school spirit. But what are the best options for custom university flags? One-Sided vs. Two-Sided For flags that will be …

Proper U.S. Flag Disposal

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As a symbol of our country, the United States flag should be treated with respect. If you own and fly an American flag, you want to be sure to observe proper etiquette, but what about a flag that has reached the end of its natural lifespan? Here are some tips on how to properly dispose of an American flag: Burning …

Not All American Flags Are Created Equal

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Buying an American flag is not as straightforward as it may seem. You’ll need to consider the different options available and make sure that you choose the ones that best fit your needs. At A Stars and Stripes Flag Corporation, our flags are meant to last. We use a combination of the highest quality components and state-of-the-art manufacturing to give …