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Parrott Canvas Company Secures GSA, Will Expand To Service Federal Agencies

GREENVILLE, N.C., March 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Parrott Canvas Company, Inc. ( PARROTT) a full-service provider of custom handmade canvas bags, is pleased to announce that they have been awarded a GSA Schedule 78 contract ( GS-03F-0032Y) and are now certified to provide Sports, Promotional, Outdoor, Recreation, Trophies, and Signs (Sports) to the Federal Government. Acknowledging the growth in federal spending through the General Services Administration (GSA), Parrott Canvas has placed their extensive canvas bag and tote offering on the government's electronic ordering system, GSA Advantage!®.

"For a small business, this schedule opens up significantly more markets throughout the country and facilitates supplying federal agency orders using the GSA online network ," states Mickey Parrott, President of Parrott Canvas Company , Inc. He continues: "Being on the GSA schedule also expands our reach beyond the federal government to numerous state and municipal governments as they can now take advantage of our vast selection of custom canvas bags at fixed government pricing."

All Parrot Canvas products are proudly made in their Greenville, NC facility. "We always strive to source American raw materials; it's important to our employees that we offer an American product built with American materials," adds Mr. Parrott. Their unique designs have been refined over the years with extensive customer input. Top quality fabrics, zippers, and fastens are used without exception. Nearly every seam is taped and double stitched with heavy nylon thread for unsurpassed durability. Parrot Canvas' Internet storefront has been developed to allow anyone to enter their outlet store and browse through their entire product line.

About Parrott Canvas Company, Inc.:Founded over a quarter century ago, Parrott Canvas originally started in the marine canvas trade where the best materials and workmanship are indispensable due to the harsh environment where their products had to perform. Acting as a subcontractor over the past decade, they have renewed their proud Maritime tradition as a major supplier of on board storage bags for the US Navy. Parrott Canvas has also expanded their product offering to include all types of bags for corporate promotions, special events, regattas, sports tournaments, catalog merchants, retailers, and the entertainment industry. They can provide complete custom design to client specifications as well as embroidery and silk-screen decorating services. For more information, visit

CONTACT: Parrott Canvas Company, Inc.: Mickey Parrott, President at (252) 752-8433


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