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About Sanmar, Corporation

SanMar supplies different imprintable sportswear and accessory items to screen printers, embroiderers, promotional products distributors, and athletics dealers. The company markets T-shirts, golf shirts, hats, bags, and other products. It is also an exclusive distributor for the NIKE Golf, The North Face, Red Kap brands and makes clothing under private labels Port Authority, Red House, Sport-Tek, CornerStone, and District. SanMar sells Columbia Sportswear, Jerzees, Hanes, Gildan, Anvil, and Bella Canvas, as well. Executive Marty Lott founded the family owned business in 1971.


SanMar offers workwear, outerwear, hoodies, backpacks, polos, and bags, including private label brands from more than 20 retail stores. The company employs more than 4,000 people nationwide.

Geographic Reach

Headquartered in Issaquah, Washington, SanMar serves its customers through ten national distribution centers, which boast more than 5.5 million sq. ft.

Sales and Marketing

SanMar market its products through catalogs, and custom websites.

Company Background

SanMar celebrated its 43th anniversary in 2014. Marty Lott launched SanMar as part of a college assignment, and initially worked in the basement of his father's company. Lott's father had first used the SanMar name (derived by combining his children's names) for his own company.

Sanmar, Corporation

22833 SE Black Nugget Rd # 130
Issaquah, WA 98029-3621
Phone: 1 (800) 426-6399

Firm Stats

Employer Type: Privately Owned
CIO: Mike Knapick
President: Jeremy Lott
CFO: Jerry Magnani
Employees (This Location): 340
Employees (All Locations): 3,500

Major Office Locations

Issaquah, WA

Other Locations

Jacksonville, FL
Sparks, NV
West Chester, OH
Irving, TX
Issaquah, WA