Monday, March 30, 2020

2018 AAPN Industry Leadership Award Winners

Here they are - our 2018 AAPN Industry Leadership award winners! Ron Roach has been with Contempora Fabrics since 1985 and president since 2012. It was Ron’s idea to...

How Honduras is Changing This Hemisphere – and When You Can See for Yourself

One of the most amazing emails I have ever received was sent to me by Jesus Canahuati of Honduras' Elcatex. It was a copy...

Flour Sack Clothing: A Little Known Highlight in the History of ‘Textiles’

Recently, we came across a post on social media that piqued our curiousity: We decided to look into this a little further, and what we...

How Germany Wins At Manufacturing — For Now

This is the first of three reports from NPR's John Ydstie on Germany's manufacturing strength. The United States needs to create more manufacturing jobs:...
Wrangler: Proudly Naming Names In Jeans, T-Shirt Supply Chain - Features 4 AAPN Members

New Textile World Report on Wrangler’s Latest Collection Features 4 AAPN Members

The Wrangler Rooted Collection takes the unusual step of revealing the various members of the supply chains from cotton farm to finished product.

AAPN’s ‘Dynamic Duo’ Honored

I've never seen anyone work harder or with more passion and patience that Devin Steele. He is tireless and so smart. So, receiving the...

AAPN Weekly Roundup 11/16/18

The end of another busy week is here at AAPN. We're certainly ready for the weekend, are you? We've been busy this week - the...

How to Help Victims of Guatemala’s Fuego Volcano

The Volcán de Fuego, a volcano in the Southern region of Guatemala, erupted unexpectedly last Sunday, killing at least 75 people. A second eruption a...

How YOU can change the industry in 2020 – 6 Examples of Those Who...

The exclusive feature of the AAPN brand is that we never do anything another industry organization is doing. As a result, our history is one...

“One Size Does Not Fit All” Conference in New York

AAPN had the pleasure of attending this terrific conference, as guests of Jill Coleman at Alvanon. Walter Wilhelm was there also. The room was...