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.
May. 23, 2017
AAFA submitted written testimony strongly opposing the Border Adjustment Tax (BAT). While AAFA supports overall tax reform, a BAT would erase any benefits that tax reform would bring to the industry.
Jun. 13, 2017
AAFA joined 120 organizations in sending a letter applauding the International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU) and Pacific Maritime Association (PMA) for agreeing to early discussions on a contract extension.
Jun. 12, 2017
AAFA submitted comments to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) outlining a series of reforms to Federal Prison Industries (FPI).
Jun. 07, 2017
AAFA sent a letter to Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen expressing concerns with two proposed laws being considered by the Cambodian government regarding the minimum wage and arbitration of worker-employer disputes.
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This RSL is intended to provide apparel and footwear companies with information related to regulations and laws that restrict or ban certain chemicals and substances in finished home textile, apparel, and footwear products around the world.
AAFA provides its members with a collection of ever-growing state-specific information and guidance.
A resource of frequently asked questions about labeling issues and requirements.
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July 19, 2017
AAFA Traceability Seminar
TOPICS: Supply Chain
TYPE: In-Person Event
LOCATION: Chicago, IL
June 29, 2017 03:00 PM
The Social Responsibility Committee will hold its quarterly call to review the CSR issues of the day and discuss committee plans over the coming month
LOCATION: Conference Call
July 12, 2017 09:00 AM
On July 12, we will meet to discuss pending trade and commercial matters critical for the apparel and footwear industry.
TOPICS: Brand Protection, Supply Chain, Trade
LOCATION: Washington, DC
July 18, 2017 02:00 PM
The Committee discusses sustainability issues facing the industry and develops innovative solutions to meet those challenges.
July 20, 2017 08:00 AM
The Committee discusses CSR issues and develops tools, policies, and best practices to help companies address those challenges.
Aug. 8, 2017 03:00 PM
Review the issues of the day and discuss Committee plans over the coming months.
Sep. 12, 2017 03:00 PM
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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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July 20, 2017 02:00 PM
This webinar will identify the applicable Chinese National and Industrial Standards for Textile, Apparel and Footwear products and their relevant requ
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An engaging three-day event you won't want to miss.