As the industry’s source for supply chain compliance, AAFA helps you stay ahead of sustainability and social responsibility matters, chemical management, transportation and logistics, and more.
Aug. 23, 2019
AAFA issued the following statement after today’s tweet by President Donald Trump that he would increase tariffs on $250 billion to 30% and the remaining $300 billion at 15%.
Sep. 04, 2019
AAFA President and CEO Rick Helfenbein to step down at the end of the year. AAFA veteran Stephen Lamar laces up to lead the organization effective January 1, 2020.
Aug. 15, 2019
AAFA shares analysis showing 77% of all apparel, footwear, and home textile products imported to the U.S. from China will be hit with the tariffs September 1.
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Learn about (and take part in) this collaborative industry effort to address potential forced labor risks for migrant workers in the global supply chain.
77% of all apparel, footwear, and home textile products imported to the U.S. from China will be hit with an additional 10% tariff on September 1. The other 23% will be hit on December 15. Help us fight back!
AAFA provides its members with a collection of ever-growing state-specific information and guidance.
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Sep. 26, 2019 09:30 AM
Global issues are on the rise. Meet us in Lawrence, MA to discuss footwear issues that are essential for safety and compliance.
TOPICS: Supply Chain, Trade
TYPE: In-Person Event
LOCATION: Lawrence, MA
Sep. 23, 2019 05:00 PM
The Executive Committee and Board of Directors will meet at PVH Headquarters in New York, NY
TOPICS: Supply Chain, Brand Protection, Trade
LOCATION: New York, NY
Oct. 7, 2019 03:00 PM
Review the issues of the day and discuss Committee plans over the coming months.
TOPICS: Brand Protection, Supply Chain, Trade
LOCATION: Conference Call
Nov. 6, 2019 02:00 PM
AAFA and WRAP at Target's Hong Kong Headquarters to discuss social compliance.
TOPICS: Supply Chain
LOCATION: Kowloon, Hong Kong
Nov. 19, 2019 10:00 AM
On November 19, we will meet to discuss pending trade and regulatory matters critical for the apparel and footwear industry.
LOCATION: Washington, DC
Nov. 20, 2019 10:00 AM
The Committee discusses CSR issues and develops tools, policies, and best practices to help companies address those challenges.
Nov. 21, 2019 10:00 AM
The Committee discusses sustainability issues facing the industry and develops innovative solutions to meet those challenges.
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Oct. 17, 2019 02:00 PM
Join experts from BSI as they describe methods to apply ISO standards to effective supplier engagement and showcase emerging trends/best practices.
Oct. 23, 2019 02:00 PM
Wasted time can seriously hinder success. With little room for error, teams must work efficiently to keep up with today's demands. But how?
Nov. 5, 2019 02:00 PM
This webinar will provide guidance on how to look beyond the regulations to incorporate product safety in every product.
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Before the government implements changes to various compliance processes, agencies often solicit comments, offering industry opportunities to provide feedback on the impact of proposed rule or process changes. AAFA provides comments on behalf of the industry. We also encourage you to submit comments directly. Here is where we share the requests for comments by agency and by deadline.
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An engaging three-day event you won't want to miss.