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. 27, 2017
The American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA) welcomed today’s joint statement by Congressional and Administration leadership that drops the border adjustment tax from tax reform discussions.
Jul. 31, 2017
The American Apparel & Footwear Association strongly supports the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) proposal to update the textile labeling rules.
Jul. 11, 2017
AAFA joined with 15 other associations and organizations to oppose an amendment that would have undermined a crucial Berry Amendment footwear requirement in the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).
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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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Oct. 26, 2017 08:30 AM
Join AAFA in Hong Kong!
TOPICS: Supply Chain, Trade
TYPE: In-Person Event
Sep. 12, 2017 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
Sep. 19, 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
TOPICS: Supply Chain
Sep. 28, 2017 03:00 PM
Oct. 4, 2017 10:00 AM
Back by popular demand! AAFA's annual Footwear Workshop will return to New Balance in Lawrence, MA, October 4, 2017.
LOCATION: Lawrence, MA
Oct. 10, 2017 03:00 PM
Review the issues of the day and discuss Committee plans over the coming months
Oct. 19, 2017 08:00 AM
AAFA brings together industry leaders to educate factories and suppliers in Vietnam.
LOCATION: Ho Chi Minh City
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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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Sep. 7, 2017 02:00 PM
The goal of this webinar is to discuss all things color, from color perception to dyeing and everything in between.
Aug. 23, 2017 02:00 PM
Let's Talk Technology: Approaches to Reducing Cost and Improving Speed to Market in Your Supply Chain
Sep. 21, 2017 02:00 PM
This webinar shares an approach to chemical management with a goal of rooting out all harmful chemicals from your supply chain and products.
Sep. 26, 2017 02:00 PM
This webinar will focus on the right end goals of chemical management in clothing and footwear using a transparent approach.
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