All promotional merchandise (mugs, pens, totes, t-shirts, etc.) must be purchased through a licensed Penn State vendor and must follow Penn State visual identity standards. This pertains to all merchandise whether it is intended for sale or as a give-away item. Merchandise includes totes, pens, mugs, hats, clothing, bags, portfolios, key chains, luggage tags, etc.
The following link will allow you to search for a licensed vendor by category type: http://www.clc.com/Licensing-Info/Client-License-List.aspx Under Step 1, Pick a product: 'Gifts & Novelties - Miscellaneous - Gifts & Novelties - Misc.' and under Step 2, Pick the school: 'Pennsylvania State University.'
All designs for promotional merchandise produced by the units in Educational Equity must be reviewed by the MarCom Rep and the Multimedia Specialist to ensure appropriate guidelines are followed per University policy. (Before they are sent to a University approved vendor.)
Merchandising items must include either the Penn State logo (Tier One) with Registration Mark, or the Penn State logo lock-up with Registration Mark and the inclusion of the Educational Equity text (Tier Two).
Contact Mike Brahosky, Multimedia Specialist, for assistance.