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  • Monday, November 28, 2016 3:53 pm EST
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--It has been said that we rise by lifting others, and Hanes, America’s No. 1 apparel label and flagship brand of HanesBrands, is encouraging all Americans to support the homeless by participating in its national sock drive during the holiday season. Hanes today announced that it will donate 200,000 pairs of socks to The Salvation Army and is expanding this year’s effort by coordinating the collection of new socks at 160 HanesBrands Outlet...READ MORE
  • Thursday, November 3, 2016 12:55 pm 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 it has voluntarily disclosed its carbon emissions and related information for the CDP 2016 Climate Change Report and earned an above-average score of B. Hanes has voluntary reported its emissions data since 2010 to CDP, formerly known as the Carbon Disclosure Project, for its report. The company posted better performance in the 2016 report than the apparel industry...READ MORE
  • Wednesday, October 26, 2016 8:00 am EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Richard A. Noll, executive chairman of HanesBrands (NYSE: HBI), has been named CEO of the Year by Corporate Responsibility Magazine for his decade of leadership in advancing the company’s corporate social responsibility program, including an industry-leading environmental and energy-management practice. Hanes also has won a 2016 Responsible Business Award for best employee engagement from London-based Ethical Corporation, an organization that promotes responsible business practices...READ MORE
  • Tuesday, September 6, 2016 8:00 am EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HanesBrands (NYSE:HBI), a leading worldwide marketer of everyday innerwear and activewear apparel under some of the world’s strongest consumer brands, will celebrate its first decade of resounding success as an independent publicly traded company today by ringing the opening bell of the New York Stock Exchange. Since company executives first rang the NYSE opening bell exactly 10 years ago today to inaugurate the first day of trading, Hanes has grown into a Fortune 500 and S&P 500...READ MORE
  • Thursday, September 1, 2016 5:00 pm EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HanesBrands (NYSE: HBI), a leading global marketer of everyday basic apparel under world-class brands, announced the company is donating more than 23,000 items of clothing to residents affected by devastating flooding in Louisiana. HanesBrands is partnering with Fashion Delivers, a New York based charity, to distribute three trailer loads of first-quality product, including T-shirts, socks, bras, underwear and other apparel, to flood victims. "We have all seen the devastation the...READ MORE
  • Thursday, May 19, 2016 2:00 pm EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HanesBrands (NYSE:HBI) announced today that it is committing funding for three additional years to Glasswing International that will result in an additional $1 million public-private partnership to provide critical youth services in El Salvador, Honduras and the Dominican Republic. The partnership among Hanes, Glasswing and the U.S. Agency for International Development will directly result in the building and operating of a high school in San Juan Opico, El Salvador, that will allow area...READ MORE
  • Wednesday, April 13, 2016 9:30 am EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HanesBrands (NYSE: HBI) announced today that the company has earned its seventh consecutive partner-of-the-year award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Energy Star program for continued excellence in energy conservation, carbon emissions avoidance and environmental sustainability. As one of the world’s largest underwear and activewear apparel manufacturers, Hanes predominately owns and operates its own production...READ MORE
  • Thursday, March 24, 2016 10:53 am EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HanesBrands (NYSE: HBI) announced today that five additional company manufacturing plants have earned U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Energy Star Challenge for Industry awards by reducing energy use by an average 18 percent. To date, 23 of the company’s manufacturing facilities have earned the honor, helping the company reduce energy use as well as the corresponding greenhouse gas emissions that result from energy use. To earn Challenge for Industry status, manufacturing plants...READ MORE
  • Friday, March 11, 2016 8:30 am EST
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HanesBrands announced today that the company and its employees raised $2.4 million for the United Way of Forsyth County and surrounding communities, as well as donating food items and volunteer hours to community agencies as part of its award-winning campaign. The United Way of North Carolina awarded Hanes with its Spirit of North Carolina Award for campaign excellence, the fourth consecutive Spirit Award and ninth total earned by Hanes...READ MORE
  • Wednesday, May 13, 2015 2:55 pm EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HanesBrands, a leading global basic apparel company, announced today that it has awarded Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center and its medical professionals with the company’s first Hanes for Good Champion Award for outstanding commitment to community service.Hanes has partnered with the medical center since 2012 to conduct eight volunteer surgical missions to the Dominican Republic where Hanes has more than 8,000 employees. The medical center’s otolaryngology medical teams have performed more...READ MORE
  • Tuesday, April 29, 2014 1:38 pm EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HanesBrands, a leading marketer of everyday basic apparel under world-class brands, has earned its fifth consecutive U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Energy Star Partner of the Year award for its continued excellence in worldwide energy management and reduction in greenhouse gas and carbon emissions. Under the program, Hanes was named a 2014 Sustained Excellence Award winner for its environmental protection efforts and will be...READ MORE
  • Thursday, June 27, 2013 3:50 pm EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., June 27, 2013 -- The YMCA of Northwest North Carolina and HanesBrands, a leading marketer of everyday basic apparel, announced today a partnership that will use a donation of 5.3 acres of land from Hanes to build a wellness park at the Fulton Family YMCA. Fulton Family YMCA, located at 385 West Hanes Mill Road, will convert the donated land into an athletic complex that will include two multipurpose fields, a walking track, outdoor exercise elements and a pavilion. The...READ MORE
  • Thursday, April 18, 2013 3:35 pm EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., April 18, 2013 -- HanesBrands, a leading marketer of everyday basic apparel, today announced that it has expanded to Honduras its successful Central American school renovation and after-school youth club programs in partnership with Glasswing International. Since its inception in 2010, the Hanes partnership has resulted in the renovation of three schools in El Salvador and the creation of more than 60 after-school clubs at those school staffed by HanesBrands employee...READ MORE
  • Thursday, March 7, 2013 2:26 pm EST
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., March 7, 2013 -- Hanes®, America's No. 1 Brand of Family Basics[ii], is honored to receive the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's highly coveted Energy Star Sustained Excellence Award for 2013.  The award is the company's fourth consecutive year of Energy Star recognition and its second consecutive year as a recipient of the Sustained Excellence Award, which is given to a select group of organizations that have exhibited outstanding sustainability leadership...READ MORE
  • Thursday, February 21, 2013 2:14 pm EST
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., Feb. 21, 2013 -- HanesBrands announced today that the company and its employees raised $2.22 million for the United Way of Forsyth County, exceeding its goal for the 2012 campaign. The successful campaign relied on another year of generous donations by Hanes' 2,500 Forsyth County employees and all-time high proceeds of $546,000 from the company's three community product sales. "HanesBrands employees opened their hearts and wallets yet again to help those most in need in...READ MORE
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