News Releases

  • 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, achieved its CDP score – one of only...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
  • 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
  • Saturday, November 16, 2019 12:33 pm EST
    SAN SALVADOR, EL SALVADOR (noviembre 16, 2019). HanesBrands llevó a cabo la décima graduación del programa educativo que realiza con el apoyo el Ministerio de Educación y diversas entidades especializadas del país. Una década después de haber implementado esta iniciativa, la compañía graduó su primera promoción de empleados de carreras universitarias, con lo cual se convierte en la única empresa textil y...READ MORE
  • Saturday, October 26, 2019 1:42 pm EDT
    Santo Domingo, REPÚBLICA DOMINICANA (26 de octubre de 2019). Por tercer año, las compañías del sector textil, HanesBrands y MD Industries, se han unido en la organización de una feria de salud, los días 25 y 26 de octubre, para los colaboradores y familiares de la planta textil MD Industries, localizada en el parque industrial CODEVI, en Ouanaminthe, Haití. El objetivo de la iniciativa fue facilitar y ampliar los servicios de salud a los...READ MORE
  • Thursday, October 17, 2019 11:14 am EDT
    Santo Domingo, REPÚBLICA DOMINICANA (17 de octubre de 2019). Bajo la categoría ‘Calidad de vida en la empresa’, HanesBrands fue galardonada en la ciudad de Chihuahua, México; con el premio del Centro Mexicano para la Filantropía (CEMEFI), por el programa ‘Regreso a Clases’ que desarrolla en la República Dominicana y el cual implementa como parte de su estrategia de Recursos Humanos “Feliz” en el mejor lugar para trabajar....READ MORE
  • Tuesday, October 1, 2019 2:00 pm EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Some are survivors, some are warriors. Others are preventers, still others are supporters. But all eight of the HanesBrands employees “facing” breast cancer in the company’s national, in-store awareness campaign have been touched by the disease. More than 200 of the company’s retail stores in the United States and Puerto Rico, which operate under the HanesBrands, Hanes, Maidenform and L’eggs-Hanes-Bali-Playtex nameplates, today launched the campaign...READ MORE
  • Tuesday, September 24, 2019 8:06 am EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HanesBrands uses recycling to divert more than 86% of its production waste from landfills with a goal of 100% by 2020. Now, the company is making it easier for consumers to pitch in when they pitch out its product packaging. Hanes has partnered with How2Recycle, a standardized labeling system that will help the company clearly communicate packaging recycling instructions on the nearly 500 million packages of product it sells in the United States and...READ MORE
  • Friday, September 20, 2019 9:13 am EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HanesBrands today announced that the company is donating more than 225,000 pairs of underwear to assist Hurricane Dorian victims in the Bahamas and coastal North Carolina. Hanes is partnering with the nonprofit charity Delivering Good to distribute essential basic apparel valued at more than $1 million to storm and flood victims who have lost homes, endured relocation and separation from families, suffered extended power outages and many other hardships...READ MORE
  • Thursday, September 19, 2019 4:21 pm EDT
    TEGUCIGALPA, (Septiembre 19, 2019).- Cerrando un ciclo de 75,000 horas de trabajo voluntario, HanesBrands Honduras celebró junto con sus colaboradores la obtención por noveno año consecutivo del sello de la Fundación Hondureña para la Responsabilidad Social Empresarial, FUNDAHRSE. Entre 2014 y 2019, miles de colaboradores se han sumado al compromiso social de HanesBrands siendo parte activa de los programas integrales de educación, salud y...READ MORE
  • Thursday, August 1, 2019 2:51 pm EDT
    Santo Domingo, REPÚBLICA DOMINICANA (1 de agosto de 2019). Con el objetivo de fortalecer los valores institucionales y en coherencia con su campaña de cultura organizacional, “Feliz”, HanesBrands realiza su anual entrega de kits escolares, para los hijosde sus colaboradores y comunidades cercanas a las plantas de producción de la empresa. La iniciativa forma parte del programa “Back to School” de Hanes, y se realiza de manera ininterrumpida desde...READ MORE
  • Thursday, August 1, 2019 10:42 am EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HanesBrands, a socially responsible leading global marketer of everyday basic apparel under world-class brands, has voluntarily disclosed its carbon emissions and related information for the CDP 2019 Climate Change Report. The disclosure shows progress toward the company’s 2020 goals for use of renewable energy, total energy use and carbon emissions. Hanes, which has participated in the initiative since 2010, earned an A- score and a leadership...READ MORE
  • Thursday, July 25, 2019 10:34 am EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HanesBrands, a socially responsible global marketer of everyday basic apparel, has joined forces with the nonprofit group Free The Girls to help women rescued from human trafficking re-establish their lives. The company’s more than 200 retail stores in the United States and Puerto Rico, which operate under the HaneBrands, Hanes, Maidenform and L’eggs-Hanes-Bali-Playtex nameplates, are accepting new and gently used bras to be donated to Free The Girls....READ MORE
  • Thursday, July 18, 2019 11:06 am EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HanesBrands, a leading global marketer of everyday basic apparel under world-class brands, has earned the CSR Footprint social impact award for supporting at-risk youth in El Salvador. As part of Hanes’ 10-year partnership with nonprofit Glasswing International, the company has donated more than $1.2 million to help upgrade schools’ infrastructure and aesthetics, offer afterschool educational, athletic and artistic activities, and provide continuing...READ MORE
  • Tuesday, June 25, 2019 4:05 pm EDT
    SAN PEDRO SULA, HONDURAS (junio de 2019)- Con el apoyo de más de 100 voluntarios, HanesBrands completó con éxito una jornada de renovación y mejora en cuatro centros escolares de las ciudades de Villanueva y Choloma en el Departamento de Cortés. El objetivo del programa es mejorar las condiciones en la infraestructura para que alumnos y docentes tengan una mejor experiencia educativa. Las escuelas beneficiadas hacen parte de las apadrinadas por el Programa...READ MORE
  • Tuesday, June 25, 2019 12:50 pm EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HanesBrands, which owns Hanes apparel and Champion athleticwear, and the Pac-12 are teaming up to care for those living homeless in Seattle during the athletic association’s Sustainability Conference, being held June 25-26 at the University of Washington. HanesBrands is today sponsoring a three-hour event that will help educate participants about homelessness in America and give them an opportunity to engage with and bring comfort to part of the local...READ MORE
  • Tuesday, April 30, 2019 11:44 am EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HanesBrands’ volunteers are changing the future, one life at a time. The efforts of HanesBrands and its employees earned the company a 2019 Forsyth County Governor’s Volunteer Award for making a significant contribution to its hometown community. Samaritan Ministries, a volunteer-based organization that operates a soup kitchen, shelter and other programs to support those living homeless and/or...READ MORE
  • Tuesday, April 16, 2019 11:18 am EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HanesBrands’ commitment to be an international leader in energy management and eco-friendly business operations has earned the company its 10th consecutive U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Energy Star Sustained Excellence/Partner of the Year award for continued success in energy conservation, carbon emissions reduction and environmental sustainability. Hanes was recognized by the EPA for its 2018...READ MORE
  • Thursday, March 28, 2019 10:53 am EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--After a thorough analysis of its licensed apparel program and review of opportunities to best serve its fans and consumers, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has selected Hanesbrands Inc. as the University’s primary licensee for apparel products. The new agreement, which was executed in collaboration with its exclusive trademark licensing agent, IMG College Licensing, covers UNC-branded men’s, women’s...READ MORE
  • Wednesday, March 6, 2019 11:39 am EST
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--With a culture that fosters good citizenship, HanesBrands employees are making a habit of winning the annual United Way Spirit of North Carolina Award. Hanes and its employees have earned their 12th fundraising campaign award from the United Way of North Carolina for exceeding their $1.8 million goal and demonstrating outstanding community support through United Way involvement. The...READ MORE
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