"We sold out of the Ram Caps within 6 months", says owner Jim Mickelson.
Ram Headwear was our flagship brand back in the 1980s and was very successful in the Pacific Northwest. The Ram style cap was one of the most sought-after caps for the construction and service industries. The Ram name disappeared in the 1990s due to the ease of purchasing caps locally from cap suppliers like Richardson and Port Authority. However, Ram Headwear did make a short reappearance in 2003 when we imported 10,000 caps with the Ram label.
In what capacity are the Ram caps coming back?
New Ram Style 112 inspired by Richardson Caps
Our inspiration for our new style #R112 is from legendary Richardson Headwear, who is the premier cap supplier since 1976. The new R112 is similar to the Richardson 112, but with some new bells and whistles. such as a softer plastic snapback. The R112 plastic was developed by Israeli scientists that helped develop the Kornit ink system. Using the organic plastic composition used for the ink, we were able to use that technology to create an organic snapback.
Ram Headwear Distributors
The RAM cap will be available late 2022 or early 2023, pending a patent on the snap back. Once the patent is completed RAM will have an exclusive on this snap back. Soon as inventory is available the following suppliers will be distributing the RAM cap throughout the United States.
The name Caps USA is a new brand coming from Yopong Headwear out of Korea. Caps USA warehouse is located in Renton, Washington with many different styles of caps to choose from. Caps USA is private labeling our RAM Headwear and should be available for sale in late 2022 or early 2023. If you need caps sooner we have stock without the RAM label in the style R112. It's our flagship cap with the snapback. Colors Available
- Mossy Green
- Metallic Pea
- Coldwater Blue
- Maverick Navy
- Jet Black
Cap Embroidery Available
Northwest Custom Apparel is the source for all the CAPS USA embroidery. Caps USA is a warehousing and fulfillment company in Seattle, Washington located at 6050 E Marginal Way South, Seattle, Washington (206-626-4443)
Erik Mickelson ,the Operations Manager since 1996 is a 2nd generation embroider. Erik started fulltime in his family's company after is graduation from Washington State University in 1996.