Home    Resource Store    Past Issues    Buyers' Guide    Career Center    Subscriptions    Advertising    E-Newsletter    Contact

Textile World Photo Galleries
September/October 2014 Sept/Oct 2014

View Issue  |

Subscribe Now  |

Events

IWTO Wool Round Table
12/01/2014 - 12/02/2014

Beltwide Cotton Conferences
01/05/2015 - 01/07/2015

SURFACES 2015 International Flooring Event
01/21/2015 - 01/23/2015
02/24/2014 - 02/24/2014

- more events -

- submit your event -

Printer Friendly
Full Site
Textile News

HanesBrands To Acquire Maidenform

HanesBrands Inc., Winston-Salem, N.C., will acquire intimate apparel marketer Maidenform Brands Inc., Iselin, N.J., for approximately $575 million, with closing expected in the fourth quarter of 2013.

HanesBrands plans to leverage its low-cost supply chain, including its own global manufacturing operations and third-party manufacturers, to enhance Maidenform's value to retailers and consumers. Maidenform now contracts with third-party manufacturers for all of its products.

HanesBrands notes the acquisition will combine the strengths and capabilities of the companies' respective portfolios, including Maidenform's shapewear and average-figure bra businesses, and HanesBrands' panty and full-figure bra businesses. The acquisition also is expected to create growth opportunities and enable new products to be launched across all brands.

September/October 2013

Advertisement