American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA)

Trump’s re-election threat of more China tariffs deemed consumer tax

Trump is said to have shared his commitment to intensifying tariffs on Chinese goods in an interview with Fox News…

US industries urge government support as Red Sea disruption weighs on supply chains

The signatories which represent a range of industries including retail, clothing and footwear, are urging governments to join, support, or…

AAFA demands answers from e-commerce giants on counterfeit goods

Steve Lamar, president and CEO of AAFA, has urged US Congress to scrutinise major e-commerce and social media platforms when…

US lawmakers demand living wages for Bangladeshi garment workers

Representative Ilhan Omar, along with representatives Jim McGovern and Jan Schakowsky wrote to AAFA asking the organisation and US fashion…

AAFA backs Shop Safe legislation to tackle counterfeits ahead of Black Friday

Speaking at the event, AAFA’s director of brand protection Jennifer Hanks voiced her support for the Stopping Harmful Offers on…

US footwear industry urges Section 301 tariff re-evaluation

The letter written by FDRA president and CEO Matt Priest was addressed to the US trade representative Katherine Tai and…