New “Made In USA” New Era shut down their long-time US factory in Derby, NY in June of 2019. Since MLB requires the actual caps that the players wear on the field to be at least “assembled” in the US, New Era now hires contractors in the Miami, FL area (Hialeah) to assemble MLB team issued caps.
Let’s first look at the 59fifty cap. The best way to describe this style is that it is a fitted cap. The 59fifty cap will fit on one’s head without having to be adjusted. But you would have to look at the size of your hat before you buy it.
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Pursuant to New Era’s contract with Major League Baseball, however, the on-field caps are made in the USA. For the past several years they have been made at a factory in Derby, New York, which employs 219 union workers.
Yes, you can use your team’s logo! However, New Era has the final say in whether or not they will approve the logo for the caps. You can upload your logo into our custom hat building application.
Can I sell New Era hats with my logo?