Custom work shirts and logo uniform shirts are essential for businesses in nearly every industry, from construction and mining to transportation and logistics to retail and hospitality. Businesses use custom logo work shirts to enhance their brand image, promote professionalism, and create a unified appearance for their employees.
Many large, service-based corporations, including insurance companies, banks, consulting firms, and IT companies, choose to have embroidered work shirts made for their employees. Because these shirts are customized to display the company’s latest logo, colors, and branding elements, they help reinforce a professional image, which is crucial for gaining trust and customer loyalty.
Custom work shirts are also useful for:
Trades & Construction – Tradespeople, such as electricians, plumbers, mechanics, and construction workers, often wear custom work shirts that incorporate safety features, such as reflective materials, and serve as a means of identification on jobsites. Construction work shirts are usually made from breathable cotton or moisture-wicking cotton and polyester blends.
Healthcare Facilities – Hospitals, clinics, dental practices, and other healthcare facilities often utilize custom work shirts, including scrubs tops, for their staff. These shirts can be designed to meet industry standards, promote hygiene, and differentiate between the various roles within the facility.
Retail & Hospitality – Custom work shirts create a unified and professional appearance and make it easy for customers to identify service staff in a crowd. That’s why they are essential uniform pieces for employees of retail stores, restaurants, and hotels. To improve employee morale, a growing number of retail and restaurant chains now allow their employees to choose their own work shirts from a curated selection via a company apparel store.
Transportation & Logistics – Delivery services, trucking companies, airlines, and other transportation and logistics businesses may require custom work shirts for their employees. These shirts can help identify employees, promote the company, and create a sense of professionalism.
Event Staff – Custom work shirts are commonly used by event management companies, conference organizers, and trade show exhibitors. Staff members can wear shirts with event branding or sponsor logos, making them easily identifiable to attendees.
Security Firms – Security personnel often wear custom work shirts as part of their uniforms. When worn with ID or security badges, these shirts help create a professional appearance and distinguish security staff from others.
Custom Work Shirts that Fit Seamlessly into Your Business
Whether you are building a collection of embroidered work shirts and uniform shirts for an online company store or just need some custom work shirts with company logo for a specific event or occasion, it’s important to find a vendor that offers a wide selection of quality apparel and decoration methods.
Metron Branding’s Apparel collection includes industrial work shirts, custom uniform shirts, and custom safety shirts from top workwear brands like Carhartt, Cornerstone, and Red Kap. Bestselling work shirts available for embroidery, screen printing, or other customization include:
Logo Polo Shirts for Work
Logo polo shirts provide a casual yet professional look. When customizing polo shirts for employees to wear as part of their uniform or trade show attire, companies typically choose to add their logo to the left chest area. A logo can also be embroidered or printed onto the sleeves or back of a polo shirt. Popular polo shirt styles for work include performance polo shirts, cotton pique polo shirts, and moisture-wicking polo shirts. Both short sleeve and long sleeve polo shirts are available for customization from top brands like Nike, OGIO, TravisMathew, and New Era. Some of our bestselling custom polo shirts include:
Nike Dri-FIT Micro Pique 2.0 Polo Shirt
This bestselling Nike polo shirt is engineered from soft, stretchable micro pique fabric and features Dri-FIT moisture management technology.
Port Authority Silk Touch Performance Polo Shirt
The durable Silk Touch Performance Polo wicks moisture, resists snags, and (thanks to PosiCharge technology) holds onto its color for a professional look that lasts. There is just no higher performing polo at this price!
Port Authority C-FREE Polo Shirts
These carbon neutral polo shirts are available in a variety of styles…choose from snag-proof fabric or cotton blend pique. A UPF 50 performance polo shirt made from certified recycled materials is also available.
CornerStone Select Lightweight Snag-Proof Enhanced Visibility Polo
This snag-proof, moisture-wicking, and odor-fighting polo style work shirt is the ultimate in performance and lightweight comfort. Features reflective taping on the body and sleeves for enhanced visibility.
Button Down Work Shirts with Logo
Button down work shirts are ideal for hospitality managers, contractors, construction project managers, sales teams, and other professionals who need a sophisticated and uniform look. Short sleeve and long sleeve button down dress shirts are available for customization from quality brands like Brooks Brothers and Carhartt:
Port Authority SuperPro Oxford Shirts
The SuperPro Oxford shirt has a wrinkle-free finish to keep you looking neat and professional all day long. This work shirt is made from an easy-to-clean fabric that is proven in independent lab tests to resist soil and release stains. Port Authority’s SuperPro Oxford shirt line includes short sleeve, long-sleeve, slim fit, and pinstripe button up work shirts with logo.
Brooks Brothers Wrinkle-Free Stretch Pinpoint Shirt
This iconic dress shirt combines a little bit of stretch with a higher back yoke for a classic fit. A premium wrinkle-free treatment process means effortless style and a sharp, professional finish all day long.
Carhartt Rugged Professional Series Button Down Shirts
Clean and simple, this button-down work shirt can do it all. A triple-stitched, wrinkle-free design maintains a professional appearance, day in and day out. Both short sleeve and long sleeve styles are available.
Custom Industrial Work Shirts
Industrial work shirts are engineered with robust materials and reinforced stitching, ensuring they can withstand a wide range of demanding physical or manual labor tasks. Workwear brands like Red Kap and Bulwark make durable and comfortable heavy-duty work shirts that can be customized with a company logo:
Red Kap Short Sleeve Solid Ripstop Shirt
Custom work shirts featuring tough ripstop fabric makes this work shirt ready for whatever the job throws at you. Moisture-wicking with a soil-release finish, this versatile heavy duty work shirt lasts for up to 50 industrial launderings.
Bulwark Excel FR ComforTouch Dress Shirt
Custom FR shirts don’t have to sacrifice style for safety. This durable and fashionable fire-resistant dress shirt stands up to 50 industrial launderer washes. Features button down collar, placket front with button closure, tailored sleeve plackets, and topstitched cuffs with button closure.
Red Kap Short Sleeve Industrial Work Shirt
This classic work shirt features a straight-forward button-down front, open collar with sewn-in stays, and two button-through front pockets. This industrial work shirt is built-to-last from a precured, pressed fabric treated with a Touchtex finish for superior color retention, soil release, and wickability. These hardworking garments are built to meet IL50 standards, which means they excel through 50 industrial launderings. Also available in long sleeve and striped styles.
Custom Hi Vis Work Shirts
Hi vis work shirts, also known as safety shirts, are designed to enhance visibility and promote safety on job sites where workers are exposed to hazards like traffic or low-light conditions. Hi vis work shirts that meet the ANSI 107 standard for visibility are made by CornerStone, a trusted manufacturer of safety apparel and workwear. Bestselling hi vis work shirts that can be customized with a company logo include:
CornerStone ANSI 107 Class 2 Safety T-Shirt
This ANSI/ISEA 107 Class 2 certified safety t-shirt is made from 5.9-ounce, 100% polyester interlock moisture-wicking fabric and features 2″ wide reflective silver taping on front and back. The left chest pocket is perfect for holding pens and notes. Available in safety yellow and safety orange colors.
CornerStone ANSI 107 Class 2 Mesh Tee
This breathable, moisture-wicking mesh tee delivers high visibility and on-the-job comfort. Made from 4.1-ounce, 100% polyester birdseye mesh fabric in safety orange or yellow. The durable, reflective 2-inch tape meets ANSI 107 requirements and provides 360-degree visibility on body. Additional features: 1×1 rib knit neck; back neck tape; left chest pocket.
CornerStone ANSI 107 Class 3 Long Sleeve Snag-Resistant Reflective T-Shirt
This long-sleeve safety t-shirt features 2″ wide reflective taping on front, back, and sleeves. The 3.7 ounce, 100% polyester fabric wicks moisture and resists snags. This hi vis work shirt is ANSI/ISEA 107 Class 3 certified, making it ideal for work near heavy traffic. Add your company logo to the front or back of this safety shirt.
Custom Work T Shirts
Comfortable and durable work t-shirts that can be customized with your company logo include:
Carhartt Men’s Workwear Pocket Short Sleeve T-Shirt
Heavy duty pocket t-shirts are a job site essential. Carhartt’s bestselling, no-quit, original work shirt has been a classic for 25+ years. The fabric is made of 100% cotton jersey knit (some colors are only available in cotton/polyester blend). Available in small-4X sizes in a range of colors including brite orange, bright lime green, and Carhartt Brown. A long sleeve version of this shirt and tall sizes are also available.
CornerStone Workwear Pocket Tee
From construction jobsites to landscaping projects and more, this workwear pocket tee is ready to take on the toughest jobs. Most colors are available in 100% cotton; some colors are only available in a cotton/polyester blend. Features include a 1×1 rib knit neck, contrast back neck tape, and reinforced left chest pocket. This work t-shirt also has a tag free label.
Carhartt Force Long Sleeve Pocket T-Shirt
This midweight long sleeve pocket t-shirt fights sweat and stains and is built for hard work, thanks to Carhartt Force technology.
Long Sleeve Work Shirts with Logo
Long sleeve work shirts are a great base layer for cooler spring and fall weather. Some popular designs include:
Cornerstone Long Sleeve SuperPro Twill Shirt
Built to withstand the wear and tear of any tough job, this high-quality long sleeve work shirt is both soft and stain resistant. Made from polyester-cotton twill fabric with soil-release finish. Features button-down collar, dyed-to-match buttons, box back pleat, patch pocket, and adjustable cuffs.
Trimark Untuckit Long Sleeve Shirts
Wrinkle-resistant uniform shirts made from stretch cotton fabric. The Perfect Placement Buttons ensure your shirt always stays closed with no awkward gaps.
Ready to Get to Work? How to Order Custom Work Shirts for your Business
Comfortable, durable, and cost-effective custom work shirts are essential for businesses across industries. When it comes to selecting custom work shirts for your business, working with a dedicated Metron Branding account representative is the best way to ensure your employee work shirts and uniforms look perfect and adhere to your brand guidelines and standards. To learn more about the process of ordering logo work shirts and other branded merchandise for your business, check out this step-by-step guide.
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