• 1929

    Founded by Myer "Spike" Shandleman

  • 1978

    Purchased by Gold Medal Sporting Goods

  • 1980

    Spikes's became a proud member of Award Associates of America, the largest industry buying group. This affords us the opportunity to purchase at the best possible price in order to pass those savings along to our customers.

  • 1981

    Moved from 1033 Race St. to 13th & Race St.

  • 1985

    Added Advertising Specialties & Imprinted sportswear to our list of product offerings.

  • 1990

    Purchased by REP, Inc.

  • 1991

    Moved to 514 N 2nd St. & opened a second location at One Penn Center.

  • 1998

    Spike's Signs was created.

  • 1999

    Developed our first online store.

  • 2001

    Spike's has its own VIP Customer Show.

  • 2004

    Spike's unveils a new logo.

  • 2005

    July 14th - Spike the Mascot is Born.

  • 2006

    Won the Award and Recognition "Association's Retailer of the Year"

  • 2012

    Opened a 24,000 sq ft. Office, Manufacturing and Showroom facility in N.E. Philadelphia.

  • 2013

    Awarded the Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce Manufacturer of the Year.

    Opened the Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame & Philadelphia's Historical Society Preview Gallery.

    Purchased The Engraving and Awards Center located in Malvern, Pa.

  • 2014

    Launched our new website to help customers more easily find the products they need.

  • 2015

    "City of Champions" Mural dedication - March 31, 2015

    Created Google Virtual Tour of our facility

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  • 2016

    Updated the City of Champions Mural with "the Shot" commemorating Villanova U. NCAA Basketball Championship

  • 2017

    Started The Great Game of Business and Open Book Management with our staff.

    Awards & Personalization Association (APA) Retailer of the Year

  • 2018

    Purchased Main Line Trophies. Opened up Main Line showroom at 835 Conestoga Road in Bryn Mawr, PA.

    In conjunction with the City of Philadelphia Mural Arts Program we added the New "Super Bowl Mural" to our building on Grant Avenue in Northeast Philadelphia, commemorating the Philadelphia Eagles Super Bowl Championship

    Purchased City Engraving

    Purchased Purchased Ampros Trophy Kings and Award Pros

  • 2019

    In 1929 Myer "Spike" Shandelman started "Spike's" Trophies. 90 years later in 2019 we proudly celebrate our 90th Year in business!