5 Most Common Hat Brands for Custom Logo Hats

by John Amato

Custom branded hats are the cherry on top of a scrumptious cake—they’re the ultimate statement pieces that can take your business or brand to a whole new level.

And just like selecting the perfect hat style, choosing the right hat brand is crucial.

You want a hat that not only looks fantastic but also:

  • Stands the test of time
  • Is comfortable to wear for long periods
  • Reflects the quality and values of your business
  • Provides a professional image for your team

After all, when you invest in any symbol of your brand, it should hold its value for years to come, representing your identity with pride and authenticity.

In today’s article, we’re thrilled to present to you a handpicked selection of the absolute best hat brands for your custom logo hats.

These brands have earned their reputation for exceptional craftsmanship and impeccable quality. When you choose any of their hats, you can be confident that they’ll leave a lasting impression on everyone who lays eyes on them.

At Jupmode, we understand the power of branding on high-quality hats. That’s why we recommend these hats to create custom branded hats that perfectly blend style, quality, and authenticity.

With our commitment to delivering excellence, we ensure that your custom logo hats represent your brand in the best possible way.

So join us as we explore the five most common hat brands for custom logo hats, uncovering the features, styles, and craftsmanship that set them apart.

1 - Richardson

Richardson began as a sporting goods distributor, but quickly made their mark by stepping into the design and manufacturing game.

Established in the 1970s, this American brand has already garnered a well-deserved reputation for crafting hats that are durable and of the highest quality.

What sets Richardson apart is their unique approach to production. They're vertically integrated, and thus have their hands in every stage of the hat-making process—from design to manufacture and distribution.

By taking control of these crucial steps, the company has ensured the utmost quality in the materials used and the construction of their hats.

When it comes to creating personalized headwear, Richardson has you covered with a wide range of colors, styles, and designs.

Whether you're gearing up for a work team, organizing a corporate event, or representing a retail brand, the company has just what you need to make a statement.

Their star player is the Richardson 112 trucker hat, a real crowd-pleaser that sports a pre-curved visor and a mesh back panel that keeps you cool and comfortable. 

The trucker hat comes in a variety of solid colors, ensuring there's one to match your brand’s vibe perfectly. And with its adjustable snapback, the hat is a one-size-fits-all winner.

What makes Richardson 112 even more sought after as a custom logo hat is its high-profile front panels that provide ample space for your logos, patches, or art.

But that's not all. Richardson has a lineup of other popular styles too. These include the:

  • Richardson 510: A classic snapback hat with a structured, mid-profile design. It features a flat visor, perfect for displaying your custom branding prominently.
  • Richardson 111: A traditional baseball-style hat with a structured, mid-profile crown and a pre-curved visor. It offers a timeless look and provides a great canvas for showcasing your custom branding with embroidery or patches.
  • Richardson 172: A relaxed, unstructured hat that offers a comfortable and casual fit. It features a low-profile crown and a pre-curved visor. This style is ideal for a laid-back, effortless look while still allowing ample space for your custom branding

Bonus Tip: Many Richardson hats feature moisture-wicking technology, which helps keep your head cool and dry, making them ideal for outdoor activities and sports.

At Jupmode, we have the perfect Richardson hat to bring your branding vision to life, starting with the iconic Richardson 112. Our team of experts is here to assist you every step of the way, from selecting the perfect hat to designing and customizing it to perfection.

Great communication, fast, and helpful. I very much recommend using them. I know we will be using them again for more items for our company….”
Kyle A., Verified Buyer

2 - Valucap

different colored dad hats arranged in a circle

Known for its commitment to quality, affordability, and versatility, Valucap aims to provide hats that combine style, comfort, and exceptional value.

The hat brand understands the importance of finding the perfect hat that not only looks great but also fits comfortably.

With their extensive selection, you can choose from different hat styles, including baseball caps, beanies, trucker hats, and more, ensuring there's something for every brand.

Valucap also understands the value of customization, which is why their hats provide ample space for personalization, making them an excellent choice for adding your brand’s logo or design.

Whether you're representing a business, organization, or simply want a personalized touch, the hats offer the perfect canvas to showcase your unique branding.

One of our most commonly customized hats is the classic dad hat—Valucap VC300A, which boasts the following features:

  • It’s designed with a six-panel construction, giving it the simple and traditional dad hat look.
  • It has a pre-curved bill that adds a casual and laid-back appeal.
  • It has an unstructured design that gives it a relaxed and easygoing vibe, making it perfect for everyday wear.
  • It’s made from 100 percent cotton twill fabric, hence it offers a soft and breathable feel.
  • The lightweight fabric also allows for comfortable wear even during warmer weather.


What makes the Valucap VC300A an ideal choice for customizing hats is its consistency and affordability

The cap also comes in tons of color options to choose from, helping you to find the perfect shade that aligns with your brand's aesthetics or personal style. From classic neutrals such as black, white, and navy to vibrant hues such as red, yellow, and green, there’s an option for you.

Jupmode is proud to offer an exceptional selection of quality custom embroidered Valucap VC300A dad hats for your brand.

With meticulous attention to detail and a commitment to delivering top-notch craftsmanship, we guarantee a high-quality and professional finish every time.

“… Rob was quick to respond to my questions in e-mail. The people in the store, when I dropped off and picked up my completed order, were very competent and nice….”
Joni Donovan, Verified Buyer

3 - Port Authority

smiling man wearing hat with mesh material

Port Authority is a highly regarded and well-established hat brand known for its commitment to quality, style, and versatility.

With a focus on providing premium headwear options, the brand has earned a reputation for producing hats that meet the needs of individuals, businesses, and organizations alike.

Port Authority offers a diverse range of hat styles, from classic baseball caps and trucker hats to trendy beanies and practical bucket hats. This versatility allows you to find the perfect hat style that represents your brand's identity.

Our best-selling Port Authority custom logo hat is the C112 Snapback Trucker Hat.

This hat combines the classic design of a trucker hat with the modern appeal of a snapback closure, creating a versatile and trendy promotional headwear that appeals to a wide range of people.

When it comes to customization, the C112 offers ample space on the front panels to showcase your business logo or design.

Highlight: Built to last, the C112 Snapback Trucker Hat maintains its shape and quality wear after wear.

The video below shows a brief demonstration of how we embroider custom hats:

4 - Yupoong

Yupoong is a prominent hat brand known for its high-quality headwear and innovative designs.

Founded in South Korea in 1974, the brand has grown to become a global leader in the hat industry, offering a wide range of styles that cater to various preferences and needs.

What makes Yupoong hats so desirable is their strike of perfect balance between support and comfort, which is often hard to find in traditional stretchable caps.

This is thanks to the brand’s patented Flexfit technology, an innovative design that features a stretchable band that provides a secure and flexible fit, eliminating the need for traditional adjustable straps or closures.

At Jupmode, we are proud to offer Yupoong’s hats as part of our collection of custom logo hats.

Our top favorite is the YP Classics Five-Panel Retro Trucker Cap - 6506. It’s a stylish and iconic hat that combines the retro aesthetic of a five-panel design with the classic trucker hat style to create unique and stunning custom headwear.

The 6506 features a structured five-panel crown that provides a sleek and modern look. Its front panel is made from a durable and comfortable cotton twill fabric, while its back panels are crafted from mesh material.

When it comes to customization options, the YP Classics 6506 doesn't disappoint. It comes in various plain colors (white, black, charcoal, khaki, navy) or color combinations, such as:

  • Black and white
  • Brown and khaki
  • Charcoal and white
  • Red and white

This provides you with options to align the hat with your brand's color scheme or personal preferences.

Learn More: Custom Embroidered Trucker Hat Examples

The table below shows general characteristics of common brand hats:

Hat Brand Customization Options Hat Styles Available Material
Richardson Embroidery, Print, Screen Print Snapback, Trucker, Beanie, Visor Cotton, Polyester, Mesh
Valucap Print, Embossing, Patch Snapback, Trucker, Dad Hat, Bucket Hat Cotton, Polyester
Port Authority Adjustable snapback, Ventilated panels Snapback, Trucker, Beanie Cotton, Polyester, Mesh
Yupoong Embroidery-friendly, Classic trucker Snapback, Trucker, Flexfit, Fitted Polyester, Spandex
Fahrenheit Headwear Customization options, Premium quality Snapback, Trucker, Fitted Cotton, Polyester, Mesh

5 - Fahrenheit Headwear

two people wearing hats

Fahrenheit Headwear has been in the game for an impressive 41 years. They’re masters in crafting top-notch headwear that's all about quality and style.

The brand carefully selects premium fabrics, such as cotton, polyester, and blends, for their hats to ensure durability and comfort.

Their attention to detail is evident in their designs. Each hat is thoughtfully crafted, taking into consideration factors such as fit, construction, and aesthetics to produce hats that are not only comfortable to wear but also visually appealing.

We what love most about Fahrenheit Headwear is that they offer something for everyone. Whether you're into beanies, hats, visors, or caps, the hat brand has got you covered with a wide array of options.

Jupmode’s best-selling Fahrenheit Headwear custom logo hat is the F508 Fahrenheit Garment Washed Cotton Hat.

The hat combines style, comfort, and a worn-in look, making it an excellent option if you’re seeking a relaxed and laid-back vibe.

It’s crafted from high-quality cotton that has undergone garment washing to give it a soft and broken-in feel right from the start.

Garment washing involves subjecting the garment to various treatments to achieve specific outcomes such as softness, faded look, pre-shrinking, and distressed effects.

This distinctive look sets the F508 apart and makes it an eye-catching choice for custom logo designs. Your logo will stand out beautifully against the garment washed background, creating a visually appealing and nostalgic aesthetic.

The garment washed cotton material is also receptive to different customization techniques, making it easy to add your custom logo or design.

And with the versatile color options available, including yellow, black, and khaki, the hat allows for customization that truly represents your brand identity.

Make a Statement with Your Logo on These Iconic Hat Brands

Jupmode written inside of hat

And there you have it, the top five hat brands that reign supreme in today's market.

No matter your preference, these brands have the perfect hat waiting just for you.

And if you're looking to take your hat game to the next level and make it truly stand out, Jupmode’s quality custom screen printing and embroidery services have you covered.

We believe in creating hats that people will wear proudly, until they practically become a part of their everyday outfit. It's a surefire way to promote your event or company for years to come, leaving a lasting impression wherever your hats go.

So whether you're a big business, conference organizer, nonprofit, school, sports league, band, or team, we’re here for all your custom branding needs.

You don’t need to stress about the details because our dedicated team is here to guide you through the entire process.

Simply fill out our custom order form, and we'll take it from there. We'll work closely with you to bring your vision to life, ensuring that every step of the way is smooth and hassle-free.

Excellent service. When I had a question about my order, the young woman was helpful and made me feel valued as a customer. Thank you."
Barbara H., Verified Buyer


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