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GroupeSTAHL provides Identity for Textiles. Our family of companies forms a global partnership, serving thousands of garment decoration businesses throughout the world. Learn More

Products

Our comprehensive range of embellishment solutions empowers you to offer your clients the latest styles, trends and fashions. See how our services can create new possibilities for your business and your customers.
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Innovations

Since 1932, we've established ourselves as the leading innovator in the garment decoration industry. It's a legacy that started with our founder's pioneering use of pre-cut letters and numbers and has lived on and grown for over 80 years.
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Stories

Our philosophy is simple: Set the customer up for success. We achieve this by providing our customers with the technology, services and support to create their own Identity for Textiles.
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1932

1932

World's first
die-cut,
heat applied
lettering

1951

1951

Introduces
Pre-Sewn Twill and
first Thermo-
plastic adhesive

1952

1952

Introduces
letters in boxed
assortments

1977-1981

1977-1981

Introduces
Thermo-FLock®
Thermo-Film® and
Thermo-Grip® for
waterproof fabrics

1986 1986

1986

Added digitizing to
offer custom logos,
including the Major
League Baseball
insignia

Introduces the
Hotronix® Swinger
Heat Seal Machine

1993

1993

Stahls' CAD-CUT®
technology and
materials are
introduced.

1997

1997

Licensed supplier to
NHL® Player Name
and Number kits

1998

1998

Appointed by the
National Basketball
Association as
supplier to their
NYC NBA store

1999

1999

Introduces CAD-
COLOR® Advantage™
a digital full color
print material for
nylons and more

2004

2004

Provides '04 Logo for
Roots Canada for the
Summer Olympics

2005

2005

Team Perfect™
Pre-spaced team
name with pre-positioned
graphic/number.

2007

2007

Hotronix® invents
the Auto Clam with
patented magnetic release,
Perfect Pressure™ and
Twin Timer™ features.

2008

2008

Stahls' introduces
CAD-PRINTZ™ Digital
Transfers for apparel.

2010 2010

2010

Stahls' CAD-CUT® Direct
introduces the first
lab certified materials
for safety, durability,
and performance.

Hotronix® invents
the Fusion Heat
Press with the first
patented dual swing
or draw function.