The world’s largest manufacturer of basic apparel is an industry leader in environmental responsibility and international business leader in energy management and is making significant progress against aggressive 2020 sustainability goals.
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., April 2, 2018 /3BL Media/ – HanesBrands is on a mission to become the apparel industry’s leader in environmental stewardship and social responsibility. The company’s progress has earned a ninth consecutive U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Energy Star Partner of the Year award for sustained excellence in energy conservation, carbon emissions reduction and environmental sustainability.
Employees Also Donate Nearly 2,000 Volunteer Hours to Local Non-Profit Agencies
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., March 29, 2018 /3BL Media/ – HanesBrands announced today that the company and its employees have pledged $1.97 million this year to the United Way of Forsyth County and surrounding communities, earning the United Way’s 11th campaign excellence award.
The United Way of North Carolina awarded Hanes with its Spirit of North Carolina Award for campaign excellence, the 10th consecutive Spirit Award and 11th earned in the past 12 years by Hanes and its employees.
HanesBrands reports achievements in water use, carbon dioxide emissions, energy use, renewable energy use and landfill diversion; on track to meet 2020 benchmarks
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., March 29, 2018 /3BL Media/ – HanesBrands (NYSE: HBI), a socially responsible, leading marketer of everyday basic innerwear and activewear apparel under world-class brands in the Americas, Europe and Asia-Pacific, today released the company’s 2017 environmental performance.
Celebrating Its 50th Year, the Official Nonprofit Partner to The National Park Service Adds Another Global Company to Its Roster
WASHINGTON, D.C., February 6, 2018 /3BL Media/ -- Perfectly timed for #TravelTuesday, the National Park Foundation and HanesBrands announced a new partnership to inspire people from all backgrounds to connect with, celebrate, and support America’s national parks and community-based programs. As the newest National Park Foundation partner for the Find Your Park/Encuentra Tu Parque movement, HanesBrands’ support will benefit America’s National Park System.
Employees will volunteer at 13 Forsyth County agencies on Friday, Oct. 27
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., October 23, 2017 /3BL Media/ - Nearly 400 HanesBrands employees are set to participate in the company’s Day of Caring event, the finale of the company’s 2017 United Way campaign that raised $1.95 million.
The two-week campaign ends with employees trading an afternoon of work to help those in need. Hanes’ Day of Caring will take place from 1 to 4 p.m., Friday, Oct. 27, at 13 Forsyth County agencies. Volunteers will sort and organize food pantries, paint and plant garden beds, and complete other landscaping projects.
Hanesbrands is donating more than a million underwear and activewear items to assist victims of flooding from Hurricane Harvey in Texas and the Gulf Coast.
This equates to more than five trailer loads of the underwear, socks, intimate apparel, T-shirts and activewear fleece.
The company said it has teamed up with nonprofit charity Delivering Good and Glen Raven Logistics, a North Carolina-based transportation company, to get the items valued at more than $2 million to flooding victims.
HanesBrands donated more than five trailer loads of underwear and activewear apparel to assist victims of flooding from Hurricane Harvey in Texas and the Gulf Coast.
Hanes partnered with nonprofit charity Delivering Good and North Carolina-based transportation company Glen Raven Logistics to distribute the more than 1 million items of underwear, socks, intimate apparel, T-shirts and activewear fleece valued at more than $2 million to flood victims in the aftermath of the late August 2017 storm. The company also donated $25,000 to the American Red Cross to assist storm victims.
Hanes has Voluntarily Disclosed its Environmental-Performance Data to CDP, Formerly Known as the Carbon Disclosure Project, Since 2010
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., August 31, 2017 /3BL Media/ – HanesBrands (NYSE: HBI), a leading global marketer of everyday basic apparel under world-class brands, has voluntarily disclosed its carbon emissions and related information for the CDP 2017 Climate Change Report – marking the seventh year that the company has participated in this initiative.
Champion, one of HanesBrands top brands, was official apparel supplier of Special Olympics USA
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. June 9, 2017 /3BL Media/ – HanesBrands’ Champion athleticwear is celebrating its 20th year of supporting the Special Olympics USA National Team. Champion outfitted the team’s winter athletes this year in Austria and will support the team’s athletes in the 2019 Special Olympics World Summer Games in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
Champion provided more than 2,500 pieces of apparel for 147 athletes and 53 coaches, trainers and medical staff. The brand has served as official sponsor of the team for the past 20 years.