Agave founder launches new denim line on Kickstarter

Bluer Denim

Agave Denim founder Jeff Shafer has started a new denim brand and he’s using Kickstarter, the online crowdsource funding tool, to launch it.

Made in America: Yes we can


It’s a tough call. We all want to buy well-made clothes at a good price, whether we’re buying for a store and trying to achieve a good markup, or just replenishing our closets. In order to get that balance between quality and price, we’ve had to give up most manufacturing to nations whose work forces […]

Obituary: Sales Rep Ronnie Hanna


Independent sales rep Ronnie Hanna died suddenly in his home in Indianapolis this week. He was 48. Hanna sold Agave Denim in the Midwest, and 7 Diamonds was a recent client. “Ronnie was a guy that everyone knew, loved and respected,” said Agave Denim’s Jeff Shafer. “He made everyone laugh while at the same time […]