St. Augustine, FL (February 8, 2024) - CutTime, LLC, a leading provider of fine arts program management software, announces a strategic partnership with Team IP, the premier apparel and promotional merchandise provider for amateur sports and championship events in the U.S. Through CutTime, Team IP is offering customizable digital storefronts for K-12 and community-based music, theater and dance programs, and is the newest curated supplier now operating within the CutTime Market.
CutTime subscribers can leverage Team IP’s extensive line of over 85,000 apparel options to create the ultimate spirit wear, competition memorabilia, and fundraising merchandise. With Team IP’s unique ecommerce platform, fine arts programs can create their own branded digital shop stocked with eye-popping designs, including Direct to Film (DTF) and embroidering for unlimited colors and decoration locations. Teachers, Booster Club Leaders, and Program Members will enjoy year round shopping opportunities without the hassles of pre-orders, sizing, and upfront ordering costs.
Fine arts programs face many hurdles with ordering, fulfilling, and managing spirit wear for their groups. Bulk ordering and distribution creates a lot of administrative headaches that steal precious teaching and advocacy time. Strict order windows become obstacles for servicing latecomers to the group and replacement emergencies during the season. Steep upfront ordering costs place additional financial burdens and risk on programs which are resource constrained.
“Team IP’s deep experience with championship events, merchandising, and digital servicing will allow us to solve another complex administrative challenge for our customers,” said Corey Black, CEO of CutTime. “We are thrilled to partner with Blaine Isbell and his talented team to equip fine arts educators and booster club leaders with a state-of-the-art eCommerce solution that can greatly enhance their year round access to top-of-the-line spirit wear and swag products.”
“Music, theater, and dance education programs dedicate themselves to achieving the highest levels of performance, but struggle to enjoy the same benefits as their athletic peers when it comes to spirit wear and merchandising,” said Blaine Isbell, Vice President at Team IP. “Teachers, Booster Club leaders and their program members want to display their artistic pride and increase awareness for what they do. CutTime and Team IP share this mission and are committed to streamlining digital store operations to make affordable apparel and other products more attainable for school and community fine arts programs.”
CutTime customers can be up and running with a Team IP powered Digital Store solution in two to three weeks. Once live, orders can be placed and arrive within seven to ten business days. Best of all, fine arts programs will retain ownership of their artwork and the online store domain in perpetuity. For more information, go to https://teamipcorporate.com/cuttime-teamip-corporate/ or visit the CutTime Booth #2259 at the Texas Music Educators Association (TMEA) Clinic & Convention taking place from February 8-10, 2024 in San Antonio, Texas.
About CutTime, LLC
CutTime, LLC empowers Fine Arts leaders with the technology and capabilities they need to maximize their teaching impact. Together with our partners, we are helping to nurture the next generation of artistic talent with thoughtful technology craftsmanship and intuitive workflow solutions created by a passionate team of former fine arts educators and performers. Since inception, CutTime has managed over a million music assets for thousands of programs across North America. Learn more at gocuttime.com, Facebook and YouTube @gocuttime and LinkedIn linkedin.com/in/cuttimellc.
About Team IP
Team IP is recognized as the # 1 Souvenir Merchandiser for amateur sports in the United States, servicing over 2,200 events annually and is a five-time recipient of the INC 500/5000 Award presented to the fastest-growing companies in the US. Team IP provides decorated apparel and branded promotional products for its three divisions: championship events, digital services, and corporate identity programs. Learn more at https://www.teamip.com, Facebook @ShopTeamIP
Looking for Fantastic Spirit Wear Options?
Learn More about what a Team IP Digital Store solution can do for your performing arts program. Visit TeamIP in the CutTime Market today.