About The 30A Company - 30A

Facts about 30A

1,300,000 Facebook fans

3,000,000 30A Stickers around the world

250,000 shipments of 30A Gear to fans in all 50 states

350 30A Gear products, including 30A Craft Beers, 30A Wine, 30A Coffee, 30A Electric Bikes, 30A Sun Care products and more

30A’s line of apparel is made from recycled plastic bottles

400 retail partners across the U.S. carry 30A Gear, including our recycled apparel line

900,000 Instagram photos hashtagged #30a

25,000 iPhoneAndroid & iPad app sessions per month

23,000 Twitter followers

170,000 Instagram followers

240,000 newsletter subscribers

30,000 30A Radio sessions per month

Three official 30A Stores: Gulf PlaceRosemary Beach and Seagrove

30A Beach Blonde Ale, 30A Rosé Gose Beer and 30A IPA by Grayton Beer Company are available in over 5,000 restaurants, bars and retail stores in six states across the southeast

30A Wine is available in restaurants and stores across the southeast, including 30A Chardonnay, 30A Pinot Noir and 30A Rose

30A in the news

“The 30A brand – and lifestyle that goes with it – has reached fans far beyond the Gulf Coast.” – Forbes

“30A.com has exploded.” – Southern Living

“30A has [1.3 million] Facebook fans, and its inspiring videos, photos and stories reach millions of beach lovers every week.” – Huffington Post

“If you drive around Birmingham… then you’re likely familiar with 30A, namely in the form of a bright blue and yellow bumper sticker made by a former Birmingham resident who moved to the beach and developed ’30A’ as a major lifestyle brand.” – AL.com

“Meet The Beach Lifestyle Brand Cleaning Up The Earth, One Recycled Bottle T-Shirt At A Time” – Forbes

“30A is an awesome company that makes clothing out of recycled bottles. Typically the bottles would end up in a landfill or in the ocean, but instead they’re mixed with cotton to make super-soft t-shirts.” – Good Morning America

“30A’s recycled clothing line has reached far beyond quaint Santa Rosa Beach (where the shirts are printed), and is sold in [380] outdoor outfitters, lifestyle boutiques, surf shops and retail chains across the United States, in addition to three 30A-brand stores in South Walton, Florida, and online at 30Agear.com – and the list of retail partners continues to grow.” – Forbes

“The bright blue circles appear on cars hundreds of miles from their source. A mystery to many, the stickers trigger fond memories for those familiar with one of America’s most rewarding coastal drives: Highway 30-A in the Florida Panhandle. For them, ’30A’ means good times on the Gulf Coast.” – U.S. Airways Magazine

30A’s Mike Ragsdale was featured on the cover of Good Grit Magazine (March / April 2017).

“People on vacation use the 30A app – they aren’t bringing their laptops & PCs when they travel, but they all have smartphones.” – Entrepreneur Magazine

“You’ve probably seen them — round, blue ’30A’ stickers — adorning cars on highways all over the South. More than (2.5 million) are now strewn throughout the planet and spotted in places as far afield as Afghanistan, Uruguay and Iceland.” –Southern Living

“30A … shirts are made from recycled plastic bottles and are already available in over [380] retail locations nationwide.” –Huffington Post

30A won Street Fight magazine’s 2018 Local Visionary Award for “Most Innovative Local Media Business Strategy”

There was only one problem: I lived in landlocked Birmingham, Alabama.30A was ranked the #1 Independent News Site in America in 2015 by a study conducted by The Tow-Knight Center for Entrepreneurial Journalism in New York City

“30A is more than just a road in Florida. A website that started to promote a small stretch of coastline is fast becoming an international brand.” – ABC WEAR TV

“Pick up the iconic 30A sticker. The bright, sunny sticker represents a relaxing lifestyle and has also raised thousands of dollars for charity.” – Southern Living

“You don’t have to look very hard to notice that 30A has a strong presence in Memphis. Whether you’re on the interstate or a backroad, you’re likely to spot the circular blue logo on bumper stickers across the Mid-South.” – Memphis Magazine

“Since first introducing the t-shirts to 30A fans in fall 2016, the brand has sold enough shirts to keep [5 million] plastic bottles from entering landfills and waterways.” – Forbes

In April 2017, 30A was invited to speak at the 3D Journalism conference, Russia’s largest forum for journalists and media professionals:

Following CEO Mike Ragsdale’s presentation (alongside such brands as CNN and Associated Press), the Russian news media was eager to learn more about the reasons behind the 30A brand’s extraordinary success: