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.
Jul. 20, 2018
American Apparel & Footwear Association President and CEO Rick Helfenbein provided the following comment, following President Trump’s statement that he is prepared to impose new punitive tariffs on all $500 billion of U.S. imports from China:
Jul. 10, 2018
President and CEO of the American Apparel & Footwear Association, indicated that the American consumer is being targeted by the Trump administration’s decision to escalate tensions by identifying an additional $200 billion worth of U.S. imports from
Jun. 29, 2018
AAFA joined other organizations and brands in expressing concern over the situation in Nicaragua.
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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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Aug. 8, 2018 08:00 AM
This program delivers business solutions, resources, and initiatives to keep to people and the environment safe through supply chain transparency.
TOPICS: Supply Chain
TYPE: In-Person Event
LOCATION: Seattle, WA
July 26, 2018 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
Aug. 7, 2018 12:30 PM
The Committee discusses sustainability issues facing the industry and develops innovative solutions to meet those challenges.
Aug. 9, 2018 08:00 AM
The Committee discusses CSR issues and develops tools, policies, and best practices to help companies address those challenges.
Sep. 5, 2018 03:00 PM
Sep. 20, 2018 03:00 PM
TOPICS: Supply Chain, Trade
Sep. 27, 2018 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.
LOCATION: Lawrence, MA
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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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Aug. 2, 2018 02:00 PM
The apparel and footwear industry is constantly evolving. Join this webinar to learn about future trends and opportunities for gains in market share.
Aug. 22, 2018 02:00 PM
Join this webinar and hear how to take a proactive approach in leveraging supply chain risk intelligence.
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