BOURBON, MO – October 23, 2014 – Imperial Headwear, a division of Paramount Apparel International, announced today the opening of a new showroom located in Midtown Manhattan.


“So much of our company’s overall business is conducted in the New York City area that we felt it was beneficial to have a showroom in Manhattan for our sales people and customers,” said Mike Jaques, Vice President of Paramount Apparel International. “This is going to be a huge advantage for us in terms of having a home base in New York.”

Imperial recently debuted an apparel category, featuring men’s and ladies T-shirt garments, which will be on display in the Manhattan-based showroom.  Imperial’s popular line of upscale golf and resort headwear will also be available for viewing, as well as its PGA Tour licensed headwear.

Imperial customers can make an appointment to see the line with their local sales representative or call customer service at (800) 950-1916.


About Imperial Headwear
Founded in 1916, Imperial Headwear is the leading manufacturer and marketer of premium quality headwear for the golf market. Imperial is committed to style, functionality and perfection in fit and comfort. It is this commitment that has allowed the creation of a wide variety of headwear with quality that is second to none. Renowned for its superior customer service and art customization capabilities, Imperial offers its products using the most innovative digital design, logo and embroidery technologies. For further information please visit or call (800) 950-1916.


David Shaffer
Director of Marketing
Imperial Headwear


About Paramount Apparel International (PAi)
PAi was founded in 1929, and is a leading headwear, apparel and accessory manufacturer and supplier to many channels of distribution in the United States and internationally. PAi is licensed with 40 national brands including True Religion, Perry Ellis, Converse, Original Penguin, Ben Sherman, Keds, PGA Tour and Greg Norman. PAi owns the brands Oarsman, American Dry Goods, Midwest Graphics, Kid ‘N Me and Imperial Headwear. For a full listing of brands, please visit For more information, please visit our website at


Mike Jaques
Vice President, Sales & Marketing
Paramount Apparel International