Thursday, July 16, 2020
Cool Made in USA story about a brand...

Cool Made in USA story about a brand…

Bayard Winthrop remembers pivotal meeting with Carolina Cotton Works founder Page Ashby
FORTUNE: A Harvard Business School Professor Reimagines Capitalism

FORTUNE: A Harvard Business School Professor Reimagines Capitalism

We have a very serious opportunity to help those who want to do what's right to source from where it's right - here.
Big Online Shopping Gains for AAPN Member Target

Big Online Shopping Gains for AAPN Member Target

As detailed in the current issue of Fortune, Target has spent billions in integrating its stores and its e-commerce in recent years, and the company is now reaping the benefits of those investments.
HARVARD: When Losing Your Job Feels Like Losing Your Self

HARVARD: When Losing Your Job Feels Like Losing Your Self

You know, AAPN has never been in the 'placement' business. The last thing our members want is for us to help their best people leave! But this is different
Rethinking Apparel Supply Chains: A Q&A with Kurt Cavano

Rethinking Apparel Supply Chains: A Q&A with Kurt Cavano

As I read this excellent interview, it is with inside knowledge of the value Kurt has been to the entire supply chain membership of the AAPN
HARVARD: Bringing Manufacturing Back to the U.S. Is Easier Said Than Done

HARVARD: Bringing Manufacturing Back to the U.S. Is Easier Said Than Done

We strongly recommend you read this several times, relate it to your own market and supply chain, discuss it with your staff and join us later this year when we attack this opportunity directly
Are You Hanging in There?

Are You Hanging in There?

You know the old saying, "I may forget what you said. I may forget what you did. But I'll never forget how you made me feel".
Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs

Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs

"Org theory' examines how people are motivated and satisfied. My favorite, for the simplicity and logic of it, is Abraham Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs
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.
Repurposing Your Cut/sew Operation for Coronavirus

Repurposing Your Cut/sew Operation for Coronavirus

Creativity and kindness are everywhere in these trying times