American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA)


Week in Review: 10 Items to Read

Dec. 24, or "Mobile Eve," should see an upswing in mobile commerce as last minute shoppers search for gifts.

New York—As we enter the final stretch of the holiday season, retailers may be keeping track of how many shoppers enter their … [Read more...]

AAFA Welcomes Bill to Add Travelgoods to Duty Benefit

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Arlington, VA—The American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA) has welcomed a new measure which would make U.S. imports of … [Read more...]

After 108 Years, The Hosiery Association to Shutter

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Charlotte, NC—Faced with global expansion in manufacturing and consolidation among hosiery companies, The Hosiery Association … [Read more...]

Senate Introduces Affordable Footwear Act

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Arlington, VA - The American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA) welcomed today’s U.S. Senate introduction of the Affordable … [Read more...]

AAFA Promotes Fashion Industry’s Positive Economic Impact

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Arlington, VA—The political stalemate that’s existed in Washington for several years—one that’s growing worse weekly—is likely to … [Read more...]

Week in Review: 10 Web Articles Not to Miss

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New York—The really big news in fashion all seemed to be coming out of Paris this week. Looking fresh on the runways were new … [Read more...]

AAFA Updates Restricted Substances List

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Arlington, VA—In the quest to make it easier for manufacturers of apparel, accessories and footwear to maintain a "safer and more … [Read more...]

AAFA Urges Congress to Pass Trade Bill to Aid U.S. Manufacturers

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Arlington, VA—The American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA) joined a chorus of U.S. trade groups today urging Congress to … [Read more...]

Study: Imports Lower Consumer Prices While Creating U.S. Jobs

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Washington—To coincide with “Imports Work Week” May 6 to 10, several U.S. trade associations released a new study that shows how … [Read more...]

Leading Trade Groups Tout “Imports Work” Week, May 6 to 10

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Washington––Highlighting the role that imports play in the U.S. economy—and the world for that matter—is the focus of the upcoming … [Read more...]

AAFA Participates in Source Africa

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Arlington, VA—The American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA) kicked off participation Tuesday in Source Africa, the … [Read more...]

Restricted Substances: The Latest Updates for the Fashion Industry

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Arlington, VA—Concerns about what chemicals and substances being used along the supply line in accessories, apparel and footwear … [Read more...]