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Local business working overtime for the Super Bowl

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A local T-shirt screening company's Seahawks shirts are selling fast. A local T-shirt screening company's Seahawks shirts are selling fast.
SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. -

There's no shortage of Seahawks fans in the Inland Northwest but Seahawks gear has been tough to keep on store shelves.

Zome Design a local screen printing company has come up with a some innovative designs to distribute to vendors in the area, but with the high demand, employees are working overtime.

Brayden Jessen, co-owner of Zome says since the company isn't a licensed Seahawks dealer, they've had to get creative.

"We wanted to do something different for the Spokane market so we came up with the Spokane skyline going through the number twelve," says Jessen.

At first retailers weren't sure how well received the "Spokane is 12" shirts would be but that fear was quickly squashed.

"We can't even keep them in stock at the retailers," says Jessen. "Some stores are selling out the exact same day."

He says the company is trying to fulfill the orders as fast as they can but for what is usually a slow time of year for the industry right now is booming.

"I've got my entire staff right now on full time. Extra help coming in, overtime shifts, weekend shifts," says Jessen.

Zome plans to keep that momentum going. They are already working on ideas in the instance the Seahawks win the Super Bowl.

"I'm not exactly going to say what we're doing," says Jessen, "but basically Monday morning we will have garments at those retailers if they win."

Some of the stores that carry those t-shirts are Cenex, Zip Trip, Albertsons, and Rosauers.

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