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New supply chain options key amid US port problems

As the threat of a US West Coast port shutdown looms, analysts already estimate the ongoing disruption could add an eye-watering US$36.9bn t...

Transparency mixed in Uzbek cotton supply chain

Transparency among apparel brands and retailers appears to be mixed when it comes to sourcing cotton from Uzbekistan. New research has revea...

Hanesbrands looks to 2015 for another record year

US apparel maker Hanesbrands has said 2015 is shaping up to be another record year and that it is open to all opportunities that will create...

Government giveaways stifle garment growth

Governments have a vital role to play in supporting the modern industrial economy, but in many garment-exporting countries this positive sup...

Latest Interviews

Speaking with style: Fernando Capellán, Grupo M 31 Jul 2012

Leonie Barrie

With apparel manufacturing operations bridging the Dominican Republic and neighbouring Haiti, Grupo M's co-production model is an exemplary example of trade preferences in action. Here company founder and president Fernando Capellán tells just-style about the opportunities that lie ahead.

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Hanesbrands eyes 600 job cuts in restructure 20 Apr 2015

Katie Smith

US apparel maker Hanesbrands, owner of DBApparel and Maidenform businesses, is proposing a restructure that could see some 600 jobs cut in Europe, but has said "manufacturing is unaffected".


Hanesbrands completes Knights acquisition 9 Apr 2015

Michelle Russell

US apparel maker Hanesbrands has completed its acquisition of licensed collegiate logo firm Knights Apparel from Merit Capital Partners.


Hanesbrands buys Knights Apparel 25 Feb 2015

Michelle Russell

US apparel maker Hanesbrands has signed a deal to buy licensed collegiate logo firm Knights Apparel from Merit Capital Partners.


International growth drives Hanesbrands Q4 profit 30 Jan 2015

Richard Woodard

Strong international sales, fuelled by acquisitions, helped apparel group Hanesbrands to nearly treble fourth-quarter profit on a double-digit sales increase.


Hanesbrands invests $1.5m in US hosiery plant 26 Jan 2015

Beth Wright

Hanesbrands is investing US$1.5m in the expansion and improvement of its Clarksville, Arkansas, sheer hosiery plant to take the place of offshore outsourcing.

Latest blogs

Back-to-school buoys US imports 15 Sep 2014

Leonie Barrie

US retailers ramped up stocks for the start of the back-to-school season in July, pushing apparel imports for the month up by 13.4%, according to the latest data. But while China and Vietnam were the biggest beneficiaries of these gains, shipments from Bangladesh, Indonesia and Cambodia tumbled.


Bangladesh Alliance and Accord update on progress 28 Jul 2014

Michelle Russell

The Alliance for Bangladesh Worker Safety, and the Accord on Fire and Building Safety have both issued their first annual reports, providing an update on the work carried out on improving safety and working conditions in the country to date.

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Hanesbrands Inc. (HBI) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Hanesbrands Inc. (HBI) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analys

Hanesbrands Inc. (HBI) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the company’s businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled by Glob...

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Hanesbrands Inc in Apparel (USA)

Hanesbrands Inc in Apparel (USA)

Hanesbrands will continue to focus on its long-held strategy of providing high-volume basics to a majority of US households. It generally maintains core styles year-to-year, with minor adjustments, an...

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Apparel & Non-Apparel Manufacturing in Canada

Apparel & Non-Apparel Manufacturing in Canada

Apparel & Non-Apparel Manufacturing in Canada industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value 2009-13, and forecast to 2018). The prof...

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