Wednesday, January 25, 2012

Junk Food Launches Revolutionary “Scan to Give” QR Code Tee with the NFL

Junk Food Launches Revolutionary “Scan to Give” QR Code Tee with the NFL!
LOS ANGELES – December 20, 2011 –Junk Food is continuing its successful “Scan to Give” tech tees, which launched during Fashion Week, in partnership with the NFL…this time benefitting United Way. The revolutionary ‘Scan To Give’ T-shirts are stylishly embedded with PromoJam’s proprietary social media QR code technology to give back in a novel way to United Way, a non-profit organization that aims to help individuals and families achieve their human potential through education, income stability and healthy lives. With a quick scan of the graphic from any smartphone, customers will have unique opportunity to donate $5 to the United Way Foundation and make a difference right from their mobile phones. The fully interactive shirts also link to Facebook, so consumers can have their friends join in their cause campaign.  T-shirts are available exclusively at Kitson in Los Angeles for $45, with 100% of the profits benefiting United Way.  Each QR code revolutionary tee is compatible with iPhone, Android and Blackberry 6 & 7, and can be purchased at or at Kitson throughout the holiday season.
About Junk Food:

Junk Food came onto the scene in 1998 as the original vintage t-shirt company, creating and forever changing the premium t-shirt market.  Known for its soft, comfy fabrics and witty art, Junk Food is a celebrity favorite carried throughout the top stores throughout the world.  A fully-owned subsidiary of Delta Apparel Inc. (NYSE: DLA), Junk Food is a licensing powerhouse with distribution rights to over 800 pop-culture properties across multiple categories including rock & roll, characters, movies, sports, and foods;

About United Way:

United Way improves lives by mobilizing the caring power of communities around the world to advance the common good.  The foundation aims to improve education, and cut the number of high school dropouts — 1.2 million students, every year — in half. United Way also helps people achieve financial stability, and get 1.9 million working families — half the number of lower-income families who are financially unstable — on the road to economic independence. In addition, United Way helps to promote healthy lives, and increase by one-third the number of youth and adults who are healthy and avoid risky behaviors;!/KitsonLA!/michelemariepr