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AAPN Coronavirus SOURCING CENTER Views Pass 10,000

AAPN Coronavirus SOURCING CENTER Views Pass 10,000

Within ten minutes of launching the center on 3/22, the CENTER had its first post. Today, on 4/3, over 10,000 have viewed the Center, with over 3,500 registered users and nearly 500 posts.
ROBIN LEWIS: Get Lots of Cash Now!!!!

ROBIN LEWIS: Get Lots of Cash Now!!!!

COVID-19 attacks the United States. And poof, overnight, some 150 retailers across the country either closed all, or part of their fleets voluntarily or by government ordered shutdowns.
Gerber Technology Partners with Hardwire, LLC to Rapidly Expand Production of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Gerber Technology Partners with Hardwire, LLC to Rapidly Expand Production of Personal Protective Equipment...

Gerber has created a PPE Task Force to help companies increase their production or transition into producing PPE by sharing best practices, offering support, and providing resources.
Repurposing Your Cut/sew Operation for Coronavirus

Repurposing Your Cut/sew Operation for Coronavirus

Creativity and kindness are everywhere in these trying times
Fasnap Corp Joins AAPN

Fasnap Corp Joins AAPN

Please join us in welcoming Fasnap Corp to the AAPN family.
Kornit Digital Joins AAPN

Kornit Digital Joins AAPN

Please join us in welcoming Kornit Digital to the growing AAPN family.
HBR: Coronavirus Is a Wake-Up Call for Supply Chain Management

HBR: Coronavirus Is a Wake-Up Call for Supply Chain Management

Of course, AAPN uniquely has a membership that spans the entire textile/apparel supply chain 'from the dirt to the shirt'.
Forbes Article Highlights Response of AAPN Members

Forbes Article Highlights Response of AAPN Members

We are so proud to see so many AAPN members featured in this article, and we know, from the stories we are hearing and emails and bulletins we are receiving that this is just the tip of the iceberg
AAPN Opens the Online SOURCING CENTER to Non-Members

AAPN Opens the Online SOURCING CENTER to Non-Members

In response to the coronavirus, and the willingness of our members to divert production to make medical sewn products, we asked our Board of Directors to approve us offering our SOURCING CENTER to other industry associations
AAPN Members Responding to Coronavirus

AAPN Members Responding to Coronavirus

We are hearing about so many amazing things that our AAPN members are doing in the midst of the COVID19 crisis.
HARVARD: 8 Ways to Manage Your Team While Social Distancing

HARVARD: 8 Ways to Manage Your Team While Social Distancing

It’s challenging enough to manage yourself in quarantine without face-to-face human interaction and the structure of a typical workday. Now add to that the task of managing a team under those conditions, especially when you’ve never done it before. It’s daunting.