Monthly Archives: July 2014

Yacht Club dress uniform business is a real specialty business.

Nautically oriented uniform stores have been casualties of the economy. “Many of the small, ma and pa uniform stores around the country did most of the yacht club uniform and burgee business.  The Lighthouse Uniform Company is one of not … Continue reading

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FDNY dress caps continue to dominate the category.

The Fire Service has come full circle with regards to fd dress uniform caps. “A generation ago, many fire departments moved away from dress caps, primarily because their role was not understood.  With the influx of returning Desert Storm  veterans, … Continue reading

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Emergency Medical Service Providers to be offered the Bereavement Uniform Program, again.

The plan is to reintroduce the Bereavement Uniform Program to the attendees of EMS World Expo in Nashville in November. The EMS Community has a schizophrenic relationship with Class A Dress Uniforms.  On one hand, they think they should have … Continue reading

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Bereavement Uniform Program strikes a chord with long time Firefighting family.

Big shout out to Sue Cronk for her kind words about the Bereavement Uniform Program and its value to firefighting families. “FD Dress Uniforms have a significant and serious role to play in strengthening the bonds that bind firefighters into … Continue reading

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International Association of Fire Chiefs recognize value of Bereavement Uniform Program

The IAFC had extended to the Lighthouse Uniform Company complimentary booth space for presentation of the Bereavement Uniform Program. “People don’t realize the statement being made by the IAFC when they make available a free booth to a fire department … Continue reading

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FD dress uniform sales is how the Lighthouse makes money, but…

The International Association of Fire Chiefs has made the determination that the Lighthouse Uniform Company’s Bereavement Uniform Program merits a place among the other non-profits they make room for at their annual fire conference. ” I don’t know if it … Continue reading

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Brush Prairie dresses up two firefighters in Signature Line FD dress uniform packages.

A big thank you to Brush Prairie for continuing to use the Lighthouse for its Class A Dress Uniform needs. “There is a lot of loyalty within the fire service ranks, particularly among the smaller and volunteer departments and it … Continue reading

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FD Dress Uniforms are finding their way into the Dakotas.

FD dress uniforms are finding their way into both North and South Dakota as participants of Desert Storm are beginning to exert influence. “It’s an interesting fact ‘on the ground’ that the group of men and women serving in Desert … Continue reading

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‘Last alarm’ dress uniform availability to Missouri’s firefighting community greatly enhanced.

Thanks to Chaplain Pat Schwent, all members of the Missouri Fire Service have a much better chance of answering their ‘last alarm’ in a Class A Dress Uniform. “It is always gratifying to have people see the value in what … Continue reading

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IAFC’s Metro Section Chiefs introduced to Bereavement Uniform Program.

The Bereavement Uniform Program (BUP) was introduced to the IAFC Metro Chief Section by its Exec.Director Chief Luther Fincher. “FD dress uniform donations are the lifeblood of the BUP. We were very fortunate to have Exec. Director Luther Fincher decide … Continue reading

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