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UNIQUE SURVEY: The Modern Supply Chain: What's Going On?

UNIQUE SURVEY: The Modern Supply Chain: What’s Going On?

This unique benchmark will survey apparel retailers and brand managers as well as factories located in the Western Hemisphere.
One of Those '80% of Success is Showing Up' Moments

One of Those ‘80% of Success is Showing Up’ Moments

For me personally, the highpoint of our Dec 4 2019 AAPN Mexico Leadership Forum State of the Industry meeting in Mexico City is my first chance to meet Nicole Bivens Collinson.
WOW: An Uncertain Future for Workers

WOW: An Uncertain Future for Workers

Consider Amazon's automated productivity tracker in its fulfillment centers, which can warn and even fire employees without any human supervisor input
Contempora Fabrics' Ron Roach wins Business Person of the Year Award

Contempora Fabrics’ Ron Roach wins Business Person of the Year Award

On Nov 13, 2019, Ron Roach, President of Contempora Fabrics in Lumberton, NC, was presented with the 2019 Business Person of the Year by the University of North Carolina Pembroke.
Data and Depth on the Exploding 'Hispanic' Market in the US

Data and Depth on the Exploding ‘Hispanic’ Market in the US

I have spent this entire decade trying to find and learn what is listed in amazing depth and detail in this book
AAPN Member Tricia Carey Recognized as Top 50 Denim Influencer

AAPN Member Tricia Carey Recognized as Top 50 Denim Influencer

Tricia Carey is Lenzing's director of global business development for denim
The Most Important Industry Survey of the Year

The Most Important Industry Survey of the Year

The survey will let us all know the actual state of our ever-morphing industry
Industry veteran Carlos Arias appointed CEO of Jeanologia

Industry veteran Carlos Arias appointed CEO of Jeanologia

Jeanologia is a technology solutions company focused on the denim finishing industry
HBR: The Biggest Obstacles to Innovation in Large Companies

HBR: The Biggest Obstacles to Innovation in Large Companies

It turns out that the word “innovation” is not a Harry Potter-esque magical incantation that, once spoken, renders companies more inventive, creative, and entrepreneurial
AAPN Mexico Leadership Forum: Hotel Room Block Extended to November 10th

AAPN Mexico Leadership Forum: Hotel Room Block Extended to November 10th

4 weeks and counting until we meet in Mexico City for the AAPN Mexico Leadership Forum, December 3 & 4
AAPN, Industry Fondly Remembers Page Ashby, CCW Founder

AAPN, Industry Fondly Remembers Page Ashby, CCW Founder

Page died peacefully at home on October 25 at age 76 after a courageous battle with cancer.