PHILADELPHIA, PA – The Philadelphia 2016 Host Committee for the Democratic National Convention, in partnership with Impact Dimensions, the official merchandise provider for the Host Committee, announced the opening of a pop-up shop at the Comcast Center at 1701 John F Kennedy Blvd. The shop will be the official brick-and-mortar retail store of the Philadelphia 2016 Host Committee, selling one-of-a-kind apparel, buttons, drinkware, and accessories, all with designs centered around “Philadelphia 2016.”
All merchandise depicts Philadelphia and its history in fun, unique images. Impact Dimensions worked with seven artists and apparel designers to create the merchandise, including: Duke & Winston, Brett Bender, LisaBeth Weber, Michael Fulkerson for doyle + associates, Dom Streater, Mary K. Dougherty & Associates, and Dan Duffy.Many of the items, such as the t-shirts, buttons, lapel pins, coasters, magnets and key rings, are union-made or –decorated and available online. All of the Host Committee’s merchandise is “made in America,” having been designed and manufactured in the United States.
The 400 square foot shop in the concourse of the Comcast Center will be open daily now through Friday, August 5. Shop hours are Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.; and Saturdays 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The online store can be accessed at www.phldncshop.com.