Your T-Shirt! is a start-up organization. It has been formed as a Washington registered L.L.C. by David Inkler. The L.L.C. formation was chosen as a way to minimize personal liability issues for the owner and avoiding the double taxation found in traditional corporations.
2.1 Company Ownership
David Inkler is the Founder and President of Your T-Shirt!
2.2 Start-up Summary
Your T-Shirt! will incur the following expenses for start up:
Two Apple Macintosh computers -- These will be high end models and utilize the following software: Microsoft Office, Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator, Macromedia FreeHand, and QuickBooks Pro.
HP XX Laser Printer -- This is a prototype printer not available to the public.
In-store computer kiosk -- This allows customers to view options for shirts and existing imagery.
Website -- This will be used for information disbursement as well as ordering.
Shelving display unit -- To display assorted graphic images on paper for easier viewing.
Broadband Internet connection.
Two desk/chair/office supplies sets.
Small shirt inventory -- Inventory will be kept small to lower overhead. This will be accomplished by using a shirt vendor who is one shipping day away, effectively using a just-in-time (JIT) system for managing inventory.
Heat application unit -- To make the sublimation transfer.