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  • Monday, April 2, 2018 1:01 pm EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HanesBrands is on a mission to become the apparel industry’s leader in environmental stewardship and social responsibility. The company’s progress has earned a ninth consecutive U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Energy Star Partner of the Year award for sustained excellence in energy conservation, carbon emissions reduction and environmental sustainability. Hanes – unique in the apparel industry because it owns the significant...READ MORE
  • Wednesday, March 28, 2018 10:56 am EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HanesBrands (NYSE: HBI), a socially responsible, leading marketer of everyday basic innerwear and activewear apparel under world-class brands in the Americas, Europe and Asia-Pacific, today released the company’s 2017 environmental performance. Across every category, the company posted strong results compared to the year prior. Versus 2016, Hanes reduced its carbon dioxide emissions by 15 percent, energy use by 6 percent and water...READ MORE
  • Monday, March 12, 2018 11:26 am EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hanes is making its biggest underwear launch in four years with the introduction of premium Comfort Flex Fit men’s boxer briefs featuring a specially designed, anti-ouch pouch. Two years in the making, the all-new design’s innovative U-shaped pouch and advanced soft, breathable fabrics create superior comfort and fit in the waist, crotch and legs. Hanes Comfort Flex Fit boxer briefs have launched nationwide in all distribution...READ MORE
  • Friday, March 9, 2018 10:42 am EST
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Let the madness begin. Win or go home. Full-court press. Beat the clock. Nail biters. Turns out, that is the challenge on and off the college basketball court in March. For the 20th consecutive year, HanesBrands’ graphic design, screen-printing and logistics teams in Lenexa, Kansas, will begin a monthlong mad dash to create art, print and ship almost half a million pieces of tournament-specific apparel to game sites across the country...READ MORE
  • Monday, February 26, 2018 10:31 am EST
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HanesBrands (NYSE: HBI), a leading global marketer of everyday basic apparel under world-class brands, today published its third issue of Apparel Tip Sheet, an online resource for journalists who cover the apparel industry. Each issue of Apparel Tip Sheet provides journalists a number of articles across varying topics and accompanying “grab-and-go” multimedia assets, including consumer insight vignettes, photos and videos...READ MORE
  • Tuesday, February 13, 2018 8:30 am EST
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HanesBrands (NYSE: HBI), a leading worldwide marketer of underwear, intimate apparel and activewear, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Bras N Things, a leading specialty retailer and online seller of intimate apparel in Australia, New Zealand and South Africa. Bras N Things, which had net sales of approximately A$180 million (US$144 million) in 2017, will be managed as part of the Hanes Australasia business...READ MORE
  • Thursday, February 8, 2018 7:30 am EST
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HanesBrands (NYSE: HBI), a leading global marketer of everyday basic apparel under world-class brands, today announced fourth-quarter and full-year 2017 results, including full-year net sales growth of 7 percent and strong annual operating cash flow of $656 million. The company also: initiated full-year 2018 guidance for sales and profit growth and other financial measures; announced an agreement to acquire Australian specialty intimate...READ MORE
  • Monday, November 27, 2017 3:06 pm EST
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--L’eggs, the iconic hosiery brand, has partnered with Dress for Success to launch its new campaign, Walk Tall, on Giving Tuesday. The one-day global event builds on the energy of Black Friday and Cyber Monday to encourage consumers to give a gift to charitable organizations during the holiday season. The L’eggs Walk Tall campaign combines the brand’s heritage as a workwear staple with modern messaging to inspire women to support each...READ MORE
  • Thursday, September 28, 2017 9:45 am EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HanesBrands announced today that it is donating more than 1 million items of underwear and activewear to assist hurricane victims in Florida and Puerto Rico and is using its operations in Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic to supply essentials to Puerto Rico employees. Hanes is in the process of canvassing its 240 employees to determine their circumstances. Approximately 100 employees have reported to the company’s seamless fabric...READ MORE
  • Friday, September 1, 2017 10:06 am EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HanesBrands announced today that it is donating more than five trailer loads of underwear and activewear to assist victims of flooding from Hurricane Harvey in Texas and the Gulf Coast. Hanes is partnering with nonprofit charity Delivering Good and North Carolina-based transportation company Glen Raven Logistics to get the more than 1 million items of underwear, socks, intimate apparel, T-shirts and activewear fleece valued at more than...READ MORE
  • Thursday, August 17, 2017 10:23 am EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Playtex® intimate apparel, one of America’s most iconic brands, has launched a new campaign, #PlaytexPositivity, to coincide with the brand’s all-new collection, Playtex Love My Curves™, with bras designed for women up to 40G, and its first-ever panty collection, up to size 3XL. A modern twist on the Playtex brand’s 85-year commitment to supporting women, #PlaytexPositivity will encourage others to spread positivity by complimenting or lifting another woman up...READ MORE
  • Thursday, August 17, 2017 9:00 am EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Body positive women, led by vocal millennials, are prompting HanesBrands (NYSE: HBI) to change how it meets the needs of the full-figure/plus-size consumer. For starters, millennials and other body positive women of all ages prefer the term “curvy” to describe themselves and the apparel they wear. Curvy women, nearly a third of the intimate apparel industry, are also demanding intimate apparel products designed and made specifically for their body types without compromising the...READ MORE
  • Tuesday, August 1, 2017 4:05 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 second-quarter 2017 net sales and earnings growth in line with company guidance. For the second quarter ended July 1, 2017, net sales of $1.65 billion increased 12 percent, primarily from acquisition contributions. Organic sales trends improved sequentially for the second consecutive quarter, and the company continues to expect organic sales to turn positive and contribute to...READ MORE
  • Thursday, July 20, 2017 2:00 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 its Canterbury Distribution Center, located in Kings Mountain, North Carolina, is one of 21 facilities in the state to achieve 2 million employee hours without injury during the first half of 2017. This marks the third time in 2017 that Hanes has been recognized for its safety achievements. The North Carolina Department of Labor honored the Cleveland Distribution Center...READ MORE
  • Thursday, February 2, 2017 4:05 pm EST
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HanesBrands (NYSE: HBI), a leading global marketer of everyday basic apparel under world-class brands, today announced fourth-quarter and full-year 2016 results, including growth for net sales, operating profit and diluted earnings per share. The company also delivered record annual operating cash flow of $606 million. In addition to 2016 results, Hanes has announced initial financial guidance for 2017, forecasting high-single-digit growth expectations for net sales, record cash flow from...READ MORE
  • Tuesday, January 24, 2017 4:37 pm EST
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HanesBrands (NYSE: HBI), a leading marketer of everyday basic apparel under world-class brands in the Americas, Europe, and Asia-Pacific, today announced that its Board of Directors is raising the company’s quarterly cash dividend by 36 percent, the fourth consecutive double-digit annual increase since establishing the dividend four years ago. The board is raising the regular quarterly cash dividend to $0.15 per share, up from $0.11 per share. The dividend will be payable March 7, 2017...READ MORE
  • Tuesday, January 17, 2017 5:42 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 2016 investor conference call at 4:30 p.m. EST Thursday, Feb. 2, 2017. At the close of regular trading that day on the New York Stock Exchange, Hanes will issue a news release disclosing financial results for the quarter ended Dec. 31, 2016. The Internet broadcast, which will consist of prepared comments followed by a question-and-answer session, may be accessed via the investors section...READ MORE
  • Friday, January 13, 2017 11:47 am EST
    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 earned above-average scores for water management and supply chain after voluntarily disclosing data for the CDP 2016 Climate Change Report. CDP, formerly known as the Carbon Disclosure Project, is a global disclosure system that enables companies and other entities to measure and manage environmental impacts. Hanes’ A- water score was higher than the apparel...READ MORE
  • Wednesday, January 11, 2017 4:07 pm EST
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Maidenform, the iconic intimate apparel brand, is introducing its first collection of sports bras with the launch of Maidenform Sport, available at Kohl’s. The new collection includes four performance bras designed with Maidenform brand’s signature shaping support, as well as one-size-fits-all microfiber thong and bikini silhouettes. Each of these styles are made to flatter every woman’s shape by providing the perfect combination of versatility and support. Modeled off of...READ MORE
  • 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 stores across the country. “Walking...READ MORE
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