Jerzees Consolidates Distribution Reopens Facility

Atlanta-based Jerzees Activewear announced the consolidation of distribution for the Jerzees and
Russell brand products sold throught the artwear channel in its Montgomery, Ala., facility.
Shipments of these products to distributors, screen printers and embroiderers, as well as shipments
of Jerzees Internet product orders, will be made from Montgomery.The company will move the
Montgomery-based distribution of its retail products, as well as West Point, Miss.-based
distribution for its Mossy Oak apparel operations, to its Columbus, Ga.-based distribution center,
which has been vacant since late 1998. Displaced employees will have the opportunity to relocate or
receive a severance package based on years of experience.

May 2001