About Us

Allen ColorCraft®          Fine Custom Imprinted Drinkware

Dear Valued Customers:

Since our beginning in 1959, the Allen Company has strived to earn the honor of "Most Award Winning Decorator." The ASI/ PPAI Promotional Products Industry, Collegiate and Outdoor Retail Markets have trusted us to exceed your custom drinkware and hydration needs… and we value that confidence.

Today, not only do we deliver innovative decorating, we are the BRAND LEADER with brands such as CamelBak®, Blender Bottle®, KORwater, Takeya® Thermoflask® and more! Allen/Color Craft®/Camelbak® is focused on being your go to supplier… committed to fulfilling your needs in sales and service…since 1959, today, and into the future.

We cherish our proud 57 year history. And more importantly, we look forward to our exciting future.

We've already begun adding new brands to serve your needs more effectively than ever. In addition to all of this, we are a leader in Product Safety and Compliance.

As a valued member of the Allen/ColorCraft® family, I hope you can see that you are part of a rich history and an exciting future. And we deeply appreciate your business.

In the meantime, if you have questions, please do not hesitate to contact us or visit our general information page online here or in our downloadable catalog.


Above all - thank you for letting us be such an important part of your life. We look forward to celebrating many future business anniversaries together. 

Stan W. A. Dohan, MAS, MASI 



We have concentrated our efforts in the Promotional Products Industry, principally in beverage ware and related products since 1959. Internationally recognized for outstanding design and state of the art technical accomplishments, The Allen Company/ColorCraft® line has won thirty-six international decorating awards over the past 12 years as well as the prestigious Promotional Products Association Supplier Star Award and ASI Distributors’ Choice Award Finalist in drink ware, and Supplier Star of Merit for seven consecutive years! Winner of PPAI Best Catalog for 2 consecutive years.

The Allen Company/ColorCraft® line is well respected in the industry for exceptional customer service, high standards for quality and creative and innovative designs. We offer more than 125 items. We feature some of the most diverse decorating techniques in the industry. Among these techniques are: disappearing ink, satin etch, and our exclusive iridescent/simulated blending and ceramic ink blending process as well as our exclusive organic four color process and sublimation.

In recent years the Allen Company/ColorCraft® line has become the BRAND LEADER IN HYDRATION AND DRINKWARE in the promotional products, collegiate, licensed, outdoor retail and housewares markets!

From CamelBak® to BlenderBottle® and Offero®, our extensive line of branded hydration products is unrivaled in the industry.

We carry CamelBak® bottles and hydration packs, the leader in hydration including water bottles, stainless steel insulated bottles and hydration backs for a variety of needs.

Our custom imprinted BlenderBottle® line includes the popular BlenderBottle® Classic™, ProStak™, SportMixer™ and GoStak™ products used everywhere from the home kitchen to the office and the gym.

Offero® ceramic mugs bring a new approach to drinking coffee or other beverages, with their unique design offering both beauty and functional appeal.

With these popular brands plus KOR® water's beautiful vessels, the fun approach of Spinner™ mugs and keychains and stainless steel vacuum insulated products like Takeya® Thermoflask and The Boss, The Allen Company/ColorCraft® line offers our customers more choice in products and decorating possibilities than anyone else in the industry!

The dependable people of Color Craft are unified in our commitment to: setting high standards for quality and workmanship, providing exceptional service, taking pride in our work, achieving creative and innovative design, and striving for continuous improvement for you - Our Customer!

Check out Color Craft online at www.allenmugs.com. Our customer friendly web site features a "distributor secure" area so you can direct your customers to see the latest and most innovative products in just a click! It's that easy! You may also upload your artwork via our web site as well. Color Craft is continuously updating our site with specials and new products. So be sure to check back periodically to see what's new or to find a great deal on selected items


James Hudson, Southeast Sales, james.hudson3@att.net

Dale Johnson Cornell, Northeast Sales, dbjassoc@comcast.net

Cheryl Lickteig, New England Sales, lickteig.cheryl@gmail.com 

Joe Eberz, Midwest Sales, joeeberz@gmail.com

John Gonring, Midwest Sales, jgpromo@charter.net

Pat Kiddoo, Minesota Sales, patkiddo@gmail.com

Larry Krause, MAS,  Southwest Sales,  larry@ldkmkt.com

Kyle Krause, Southwest Sales, kyle@ldkmkt.com 

Advertising Specialty Institute (ASI)
Print Services Distribution Association (PSDA)
Promotional Products Association International (PPAI)
Society of Glass and Ceramic Decorators (SGCD)
UPIC Directory

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