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  • Wednesday, March 25, 2020 4:05 pm EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HanesBrands (NYSE: HBI), a leading global marketer of branded everyday basic apparel, today announced that it is proactively drawing down on its revolving credit facility as a precautionary measure to increase balance sheet flexibility during the COVID-19 global pandemic. The company also is withdrawing its guidance for the 2020 first quarter and full year. The company is drawing down $630 million from its U.S. revolving loan facility to further strengthen its cash position, which will...READ MORE
  • Wednesday, March 11, 2020 8:00 am EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HanesBrands (NYSE: HBI), a leading global marketer of everyday basic apparel under world-class brands, today announced that Gerald W. Evans Jr. has notified the company’s Board of Directors of his decision to retire at the end of the current fiscal year, which ends Jan. 2, 2021. The Hanes Board of Directors has commenced a comprehensive search process to identify the company’s next CEO with the assistance of Russell Reynolds Associates, a leading...READ MORE
  • Tuesday, March 10, 2020 8:24 am EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HanesBrands has introduced its popular C9 Champion performance athleticwear exclusively with Amazon Fashion worldwide as part of a multiyear agreement. C9 Champion, the value-priced product line of iconic Champion athleticwear, has more than 100 styles of its most popular men’s, women’s and children’s activewear, innerwear and accessories available on Amazon’s online store. Apparel products include performance activewear and workout wear, including...READ MORE
  • Wednesday, February 26, 2020 10:05 am EST
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--After a weekend of intense competition, a collegiate champion was crowned at the first-ever national analytics case competition held at Elon University. Villanova University topped 10 other teams to win the title and the first-place prize of $6,000. The Elon Center for Organizational Analytics partnered with HanesBrands, owner of Champion athleticwear, to host the Champion Analytics Case Competition. The winning team, led by Meredith Lockyer, director...READ MORE
  • Wednesday, February 12, 2020 10:12 am EST
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HanesBrands, a leading global marketer of everyday basic apparel under world-class brands, has earned two of the most prestigious awards in Central America and the Caribbean for best practices in corporate social responsibility. The company received a 2019 FUNDAHRSE Seal from the Honduran Foundation for Corporate Social Responsibility for the ninth consecutive year. This award recognizes Hanes’ efforts in seven key areas: corporate governance, employee...READ MORE
  • Tuesday, February 11, 2020 8:02 am EST
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--L’eggs Hosiery is partnering with “Operation: Deploy Your Dress” to support women in the military, military spouses, and their families. Operation: Deploy Your Dress (ODYD) began as a kitchen conversation in Fort Bliss, Texas, in late 2015 between Army spouses about the expense of getting formalwear for military balls. The friends organized a dress swap among unit spouses. From there, the Operation: Deploy Your Dress founders built a nonprofit that...READ MORE
  • Friday, February 7, 2020 6:02 am EST
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HanesBrands (NYSE: HBI), a leading global marketer of branded everyday basic apparel, today announced record operating cash flow for the fourth-quarter and full-year 2019 and strong diluted earnings per share growth. The company generated $803 million of net cash from operations in 2019, an increase of 25% and surpassing the high end of the company’s guidance for operating cash flow expectations of $700 million to $800 million. The company significantly...READ MORE
  • Thursday, February 6, 2020 2:25 pm EST
    KNOXVILLE, TENN. – (February 5, 2020) – Ben Martin, chief data analytics officer for HanesBrands, has been appointed president of the advisory board for the Department of Business Analytics & Statistics in the Haslam College of Business at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Martin has served as a board member since 2017. Michael Galbreth, head of the department, says Martin’s history and ties to industry make him a meaningful fit. “With Ben’s leadership...READ MORE
  • Thursday, February 6, 2020 10:39 am EST
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HanesBrands is adding its successful DreamWire bra innovation into its third brand with the launch of Bali One Smooth U DreamWire collection that features no poke, no dig bra comfort. The introduction of the Bali One Smooth U DreamWire collection provides more coverage for full-figured women and uses DreamWire’s encased and cushioned underwire that lies flat against the body to provide comfortable support. “Two of the top consumer bra complaints are...READ MORE
  • Friday, January 31, 2020 2:27 pm EST
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HanesBrands (NYSE: HBI) today announced that it will host an Internet audio webcast of its fourth-quarter 2019 investor conference call at 8:30 a.m. EST Friday, Feb. 7, 2020. Prior to the conference call that day, Hanes will issue a news release disclosing financial results for the quarter ended Dec. 28, 2019. The webcast of the conference call, which will consist of prepared comments followed by a question-and-answer session, may be accessed via the...READ MORE
  • Thursday, January 23, 2020 9:47 am EST
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Demonstrating continued achievements in environmental stewardship, HanesBrands today announced it earned a leadership level A- score for the second year in the CDP 2019 Climate Change Report. Hanes has voluntarily reported its carbon emissions data since 2010 to CDP, which was formerly known as the Carbon Disclosure Project. Hanes, unique in the apparel industry because it owns the significant majority of its manufacturing and supply chain operations...READ MORE
  • Thursday, January 16, 2020 9:33 am EST
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HanesBrands today announced that the company has renewed its partnership with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s SmartWay Transport program. Hanes, which has been a program partner for three years, recently submitted its data on shipping and energy-conservation efforts associated with the transportation of raw materials and distribution of finished products. The SmartWay Transport program reviewed and validated this information before approving...READ MORE
  • Tuesday, January 14, 2020 8:25 am EST
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HanesBrands (NYSE:HBI) announced today that current Chief Accounting Officer and Controller M. Scott Lewis will serve as interim chief financial officer, effective Jan. 9, 2020. Executive recruiting specialist Crist|Kolder Associates is assisting the company in the ongoing comprehensive search to fill the previously announced CFO vacancy. Lewis, 49, has served as chief accounting officer and controller since May 2015. He has held positions of increasing...READ MORE
  • Tuesday, January 7, 2020 11:00 am EST
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, Hanes launches “Model Citizen,” a campaign that challenges the men’s underwear status quo by showing real guys, with real bodies, and pushes back on the flashy “flexes” that flood the Instagram feeds of young people today. Rather than highlighting guys who have washboard abs or flashy material markers of success, the Hanes Model Citizens are men who have carved their own paths, built careers rooted in...READ MORE
  • Thursday, December 19, 2019 9:53 am EST
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The best gift around the Hunter family’s Christmas tree this year will be the presence of a happy family wrapped up in their new daughter. Heather Hunter, a HanesBrands key account manager, and her husband, Blake, recently adopted their daughter, Tenley Gray, after she was born in May. The Hunters were supported through the process by Hanes’ adoption leave and financial reimbursement benefit and the assistance of many people throughout the organization...READ MORE
  • Wednesday, December 18, 2019 10:23 am EST
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Bali, the leading national intimate apparel brand in department stores, has introduced Comfort Revolution EasyLite panties and shapewear to complement one of its best-selling bra style introductions in a decade. Designed with HanesBrands’ innovative SmoothTec fabric technology, the collection offers ultra-thin fabric that makes the garments virtually invisible under clothing and delivers 360-degree stretch and recovery that allow garments to flex to fit...READ MORE
  • Thursday, December 12, 2019 10:04 am EST
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Whether on field or online, HanesBrands believes every high school athlete has the heart of a champion. And as the esports season officially kicks off in high schools across the country, the company’s Champion brand will be supporting the sport’s diverse and growing number of participants. Champion is the uniform and fanwear provider of PlayVS, the official platform for high school esports competition. The inclusive nature of esports aligns closely with...READ MORE
  • Monday, November 25, 2019 4:49 pm EST
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HanesBrands (NYSE:HBI) announced today that Chief Financial Officer Barry A. Hytinen has notified the company of his decision to leave Hanes to accept another career opportunity outside of the apparel industry. Hytinen, 44, will continue to serve as Hanes chief financial officer until the end of the fiscal year, Dec. 28, 2019. With the support of an outside search firm, Hanes will initiate a comprehensive search to fill the CFO role. The company will...READ MORE
  • Friday, November 22, 2019 9:00 am EST
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, Champion Athleticwear, makers of authentic athletic apparel since 1919, launched a limited-edition capsule collection, Champion X Coca-Cola, in collaboration with Coca-Cola. The brands have come together to create a unique design story expressed through bold, colorful and unexpected logo placements inspired by archived artwork. The high-energy collection, which spans men’s and women’s apparel as well as accessories including hats, socks, slides and...READ MORE
  • Friday, November 22, 2019 8:57 am EST
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Small gifts often have the most meaning. For the millions of people living homeless, a clean pair of socks is often described as “the gift of humanity.” Hanes, America’s No. 1 basic apparel, underwear and sock brand, is partnering with organizations fighting homelessness nationwide to deliver comfort to those who need it most through the Hanes National Sock Drive. The brand is marking 10 years of helping provide care and compassion during this year’s...READ MORE
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