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A Wonderful Analysis Under Armour’s Randy Harward’s AAPN Fireside Chat

Devin Steele of eTextile Communications is a long time friend of AAPN and an industry expert whose knowledge of it is hard to match....
One of the Greatest NEVER SAW THIS COMING Coronavirus Producer Stories Ever Told

One of the Greatest NEVER SAW THIS COMING Coronavirus Producer Stories Ever Told

Contempora Fabrics, based in Lumberton N.C., normally makes fabric for baseball uniforms. When COVID-19 hit, they changed up their entire operation in a weekend to start making masks.
Britten Inc. joins the AAPNetwork

Britten Inc. joins the AAPNetwork

Britten is a company we met through the industry's response to the coronavirus crisis, a classic highly skilled industrial sewing operation that rose to the occasion to help.

New Member News – Big Welcomes to New AAPN Members

It's been an interesting year so far to say the least, not at all what anyone expected. The good news is that AAPN members...

A Major Article Published on YOUR Production for the Pandemic

This piece was published this weekend in the Philadelphia Inquirer, and features many AAPN members. It highlights what we have been doing to help...
Vaughn Custom Sports - a Sports Factory Making MASKS!!

Vaughn Custom Sports – a Sports Factory Making MASKS!!

We met Vaughn Custom Sports as all of you did, in the Sourcing Center after the virus hit
First Speakers Announced for Innovate Textile & Apparel Roundtable Discussions

First Speakers Announced for Innovate Textile & Apparel Roundtable Discussions

Things are coming along nicely with the preparations for the virtual trade show, Innovate Textile & Apparel!
Are You Ready For A Wild Time Fireside?

Are You Ready For A Wild Time Fireside?

Ready for Randy's fireside chat? We are!
Webinar: Learn How to Help Your Business Thrive at Innovate Textile & Appare

Webinar: Learn How to Help Your Business Thrive at Innovate Textile & Appare

Don't miss this free webinar on July 21st!
Six Unexpected Takeaways from Covid-19

Six Unexpected Takeaways from Covid-19

Maybe there have been positive lessons to learn after all. This is a great piece we can recommend highly
God FORBID We Should Upset Some Retailers...

God FORBID We Should Upset Some Retailers…

If I could show you a way you could walk up to your manager in your retailer and say, "you're flat wrong", would you be interested in that?