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NO STAHLING TO GET YOUR FAVORITE NHL REPLICA JERSEY
Published January 7, 1998
MI-based graphics firm Stahls', which recently became the exclusive supplier of NHL player name and number kits for replica player jerseys, was profiled by Edward Cardenas of the DETROIT NEWS. Stahls' will now provide names and numbers of all the players in the NHL, in addition to selling the kits to sporting goods stores and other hockey item outlets. Last season, 1.3 million replica jerseys were sold in the U.S. and Canada, with sales of $55M. Stahls' top 10 requested NHL player jerseys: 1) Steve Yzerman; 2) Brendan Shanahan; 3) Pavel Bure; 4) Mark Messier; 5) Joe Sakic; 6) Patrick Roy; 7) Eric Lindros; 8) John LeClair; 9) Martin Brodeur and 10) Jaromir Jagr (DETROIT NEWS, 1/3).