by GDFL Media

Memphis, TN – May. 7, 2021 – SquadLocker, a leading provider of online tools and services for teams and organizations to manage custom apparel and equipment purchasing, and The Gridiron Developmental Football League, one of the fastest growing developmental football leagues in United States, have entered into a partnership agreement. The new partnership provides GDFL Fans with easy access to top quality brand named apparel and accessories customized with their favorite GDFL team logo via online GDFL SquadLocker stores that offer a large selection at competitive prices, and never close.

“The Gridiron Developmental Football League has a large fan base of teams who are underserved due to manufacturing and licensing constraints,” said Charles Thompson of the Gridiron Developmental Football League. Thompson added, “With this partnership, we are able to offer our fans more brands and products to choose from, faster shipping times, and a more user-friendly online shopping experience, whether someone is ordering one sweatshirt or multiple items.”

The partnership enables The Gridiron Developmental Football League to leverage SquadLocker’s state-of-the-art online store building platform to offer custom branded apparel year-round. Orders are produced on an individual basis via SquadLocker’s wholly-owned 50,000 square foot state of the art manufacturing facility where all the logistics and decoration are managed and shipped directly to customer’s home.

SquadLocker offers team gear and spirit wear from more than 30 vendors that are decorated through sublimation, printing or embroidery. SquadLocker's innovative solution makes apparel accessible to coaches, players, parents and fans through custom online stores that are open all season long, with no minimums, that ship direct to homes.  All online store set-up, including unlimited custom art service, is free.

“We’re fired up to have this awesome opportunity to provide SquadLocker’s true ecommerce experience to the entire GDFL fan base that the Gridiron Developmental Football League brings to the table,” said James Sullivan, Account Executive at SquadLocker. “Their Fans are going to love their custom branded team apparel from top-tier brands.”

Orders are shipped directly to individual customers’ doorsteps in 10-14 business days. 

Choose your Favorite team Click here to order !

About SquadLocker   

SquadLocker uses innovative technologies to reinvent the way sports leagues, teams, and schools design and purchase customized gear, including uniforms, spirit wear, and other apparel. Offering market-leading brands, the company manages the entire process – from instant online store creation to free graphic artwork assistance as well as decoration, production, and fulfilment – from its wholly-owned manufacturing facility. This makes it easier for league organizers and school administrators to manage sports and school programs, while coaches and teachers can spend more time mentoring and inspiring athletes and students. For more information, visit: www.squadlocker.com and connect on LinkedIn, Twitter, and Facebook.


The Gridiron Developmental Football League is a Professional Developmental Football League based in Memphis, Tennessee. This League was established to provide the community with high quality sports entertainment and to provide athletes the opportunity to participate in professional sports. We are looking at partnering with national and local area businesses in our pursuit of excellence and commitment to our community. Our commitment, dedication, and vision are set on building a firm foundation for professionalism and quality. 

The Gridiron Developmental Football League continues to strive to provide a quality minor professional level of football throughout the United States and beyond giving area athletes and fans the opportunity be a part of history. Our organization would like to thank you for your support. 

We are excited about the upcoming season and look forward to “Making AN IMPACT” in our Community. Fans can visit our website at www.gdfl.org for upcoming announcements, ticketing info, and player tryouts.

The GDFL Communications Office contributed to this article