American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA)


Retailers Welcome West Coast Port Contract Agreement—Finally!

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Los Angeles—The 29 West Coast Ports, which account for most of the incoming Asian container imports, were back to a semblance of … [Read more...]

AAFA Releases 2014 Apparel, Shoe Statistics

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Arlington, VA—The American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA) released last week its ApparelStats 2014 and ShoeStats … [Read more...]

Federal Mediators to Join Stalled West Coast Port Talks

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Los Angeles—After months of haggling, the labor dispute between the International Longshore & Warehouse Union (ILWU) and … [Read more...]

AAFA Publishes 15th Edition of the AAFA Restricted Substances List

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Arlington, VA - The American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA) today published the fifteenth edition of the AAFA … [Read more...]

AAFA Announces its Annual American Image Awards

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Arlington, VA—American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA) today announced four of the five industry leaders to be honored … [Read more...]

AAFA, China Counterpart Forge Partnership

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Arlington, VA—The U.S. and Chinese governments may be on dicey terms, but two major fashion industry groups are in … [Read more...]

AAFA Lobbies to Protect First Sale Rule

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Arlington, VA--The American Apparel and Footwear Association (AAFA) is urging U.S. Customs not to proceed with proposed changes to … [Read more...]

Apparel and Footwear Executives Lobby for Trade

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Arlington, VA—The American Apparel and Footwear Association (AAFA) brought more than two dozen apparel, footwear, and retail … [Read more...]

Week in Review: Top 10 Must Reads

Businessweek cover story this week on Dov Charney

 New York—Controversy was the name of the game this week. What with renegade ex-CEO Dov Charney in a deal that … [Read more...]

AAFA Urges U.S. to Consider Legwear Concerns in TPP

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Arlington, VA--The American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA) is urging the United States to consider the legwear … [Read more...]

AAFA Names New President/CEO

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Washington–The American Apparel and Footwear Association (AAFA) said Friday that Juanita D. Duggan, an experienced trade … [Read more...]

AAFA Publishes Updated Restricted Substances List

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Arlington, VA—The 14th edition of The American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA) Restricted Substances List (RSL), … [Read more...]