Hosiery & Legwear


Report: Tough Run at U.S. Hosiery Mills

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Los Angeles—Falling revenue over the last five years, a change in consumer preferences and increased competition from imports has … [Read more...]

L’eggs Brings Run Resistant Sheer Technology to Mass Market

L'eggs Hosiery offers consumers the chance to win a beauty and style makeover in NYC with their "Live More. Run Less!" sweepstakes.

Winston-Salem, NC—L’eggs Hosiery is bringing run resistant technology to its sheer legwear that’s sold in the mass … [Read more...]

Hat Designer Creates Hosiery-of-the-Month Club

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New York—Accessorizing from head to toe is what Satya Twena is all about. The millinery designer now has turned her attention to a … [Read more...]

Planet Sox Layers in PS Studio Division for Higher End Legwear

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New York—Elie Levy, president, ceo and founder of Planet Sox, likes to say there just about isn’t any retail channel his legwear … [Read more...]

HanesBrands Swings into Lower-than-Expected Q1 Loss

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Winston-Salem, NC—HanesBrands Inc. reported Thursday that it had swung into a first quarter loss, hurt by rising cotton costs and … [Read more...]

Item of the Day

Emilio Cavallini Unisex Tights

We know that many accessories categories are naturally unisex in their offerings—sunglasses, scarves, watches—to name a few, but … [Read more...]

NPD: Apparel Sales Rebounded in 2011

Dresses were a hit with U.S. consumers last year. Here a summer style from Banana Republic's "Mad Men" collecction

Port Washington, NY—Fed up with “Frugal Fatigue,” American shoppers began buying apparel again last year.That’s the results … [Read more...]

Share Your Photo on Facebook and Win Hosiery, $$

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Winston Salem, NC—Hanes Hosiery wants to see consumers having their “Kate Middleton” moments as part of a Facebook-centered … [Read more...]

HanesBrands Misses Q4 Forecast on Slower December Sales

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Winston-Salem, NC—Despite a 46% increase in its fourth quarter net income, HanesBrands’ earnings report missed Wall Street … [Read more...]

Sperry Top-Sider to Expands into Accessories with New Licenses

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Lexington, MA—Sperry Top-Sider, the inventor of the iconic boat shoe, is sailing into categories beyond footwear. The company, a … [Read more...]

Puma, United Legwear Ink Join Venture for Legwear, Bodywear

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Westford, MA—Puma North America and United Legwear Co. (ULC) say they are taking a step in the right direction. The companies … [Read more...]

United Legwear Races Out with Puma “Run Fast” Socks

Functions meets fashion in Puma Run Fast legwear

New York—For those who live—and run—in the fast lane, United Legwear has just the thing: Puma Run Fast socks, a group of … [Read more...]