New Era

By Tyler Ebert

What type of business

This business is a corporation, this means it is owned by a stockholder but is ran by managers.

history of new era

In 1920 Ehrhardt Koch borrowed 1000 dollars from his sister and a coworker. At first it was called E. Koch Cap Co. It was then changed to New Era in 1922. The first New Era baseball cap was produced in 1934 for the Cleveland Indians. Adjustable caps made their debut in the 1940s. In 1993 all MLB teams were wearing new era caps on the field. They are still in business till this day.


New Era Cap Company, Inc.
160 Delaware Avenue
Buffalo, New York 14202