The Nationals’ World Series run has been really good for this Arlington T-shirt company

The Arlington T-shirt retailer had already seen a significant boost from the Nationals’ playoff run. (Credit: BreakingT)

While the Washington Nationals are looking to #FinishTheFight Wednesday in the World Series against the Houston Astros, BreakingT’s business is very much staying in the fight.

The Arlington T-shirt retailer had already seen a significant boost from the Nationals’ playoff run, but a seven-game World Series has driven sales to record heights for the company.

Until last week, BreakingT’s biggest revenue day was during the All-Star Game hosted at Nationals Park last July. But each of the three home World Series matchups have now exceeded that previous record.

When I interviewed CEO Alex Welsh Oct. 11, he told me Nationals player products saw an 86% jump in year-over-year sales. Eighteen days later on Oct. 29, those year-over-year sales had jumped to 228%, with much of that growth driven by the company’s in-venue pop-up store.

The company had already blown past its 2018 revenue of $2 million.

Welsh did not give a specific number of shirts the company has sold during the World Series but…

Read the full story from the Washington Business Journal.

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