Private Label and other Government Regulations


Please find some links and notes from the 2 Regular Guys Podcast where Aaron and Terry talk to Marci Kinter from SGIA about Private Labeling Garments and other government regulations. This is an eye-opening episode that will help keep you out of jail!

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Private Label and other Regulations with Marci Kinter

  • Describe your role with SGIA and what types of things you have been involved with and how that helps the SGIA members out there.
  • What does a garment printer need to know before starting to private label garments?
  • If someone is found to not be in compliance with these regulations, what kind of penalty might be expected?
  • Can you also tell our listeners what they should be aware of when it comes to some of the new requirements around inks?
  • What items need to be CPSIA compliant. Also tell us who specifically is responsible for being compliant.
  • What do decorators do that are working with overseas vendors who don’t have CPSIA compliance? Do they need to avoid those vendors?

About Marci Kinter – Vice President for Government & Business Information for the Specialty Graphic Imaging Association International. Ms. Kinter oversees the development of management resources for the Association and represents the screen printing and digital imaging industries, as well as their associated supplier base, before federal and state regulatory agencies and the U.S. Congress on environmental, safety and other government issues directly impacting the screen printing and graphic imaging industries. She is responsible for directing the activities of not only the government affairs part of the Association’s activities, but the development and implementation of business resources for the membership. Email –


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