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.
Jun. 15, 2021
Apparel, footwear, and retail business leaders concerned that inaction will drastically limit store inventory, hampering back-to-school and holiday shopping.
AAFA welcomes USTR announcement to end a dispute over aircraft subsidies, effectively suspending retaliatory tariffs on clothes, shoes, and fashion accessories.
AAFA joined dozens of organization in urging Congress to pass the DRIVE Safe Act, which would address the current trucker shortage gripping the country by safely expanding the pool of drivers available.
AAFA urges President Biden to take immediate steps to end the shipping crisis to protect the U.S. economy, the U.S. apparel and footwear industry, our 4 million American workers, and others harmed by the ripple effects.
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The AAFA team is dedicated to providing you with timely coronavirus (COVID-19) resources to help protect your teams, your consumers, and your supply chains.
A resource of frequently asked questions about labeling issues and requirements.
Below is a list of helpful links to the relevant rules, regulations, and guides available for labeling apparel, footwear, textiles, and fashion accessories for the U.S. market.
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.
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Nov. 3, 2021 01:00 PM
This program delivers business solutions, resources, and initiatives to keep to people and the environment safe through supply chain transparency.
TOPICS: Supply Chain, Trade
TYPE: Virtual Event
June 23, 2021 01:00 PM
The Committee discusses sustainability issues facing the industry and develops innovative solutions to meet those challenges.
LOCATION: Not Specified
June 24, 2021 12:00 PM
Weekly AAFA Social Responsibility Committee call to discuss the latest CSR issues facing the industry
LOCATION: Conference Call
June 28, 2021 03:00 PM
Learn about legislative proposals that could help to end the current shipping crisis and avert the next one.
TOPICS: Brand Protection, Supply Chain, Trade
June 30, 2021 01:00 PM
The Committee discusses CSR issues and develops tools, policies, and best practices to help companies address those challenges.
July 8, 2021 12:00 PM
July 13, 2021 03:00 PM
Review the issues of the day and discuss Committee plans over the coming months.
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June 24, 2021 02:00 PM
Join AAFA for a discussion with Aritzia on success factors that continue growth, even under exceptional circumstances.
TOPICS: Supply Chain
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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.