Hanes encourages consumers to “Give Back for Good” by matching new underwear with used outerwear donations
April 20, 2017 /3BL Media/ - As Earth Day approaches, Hanes, America’s No. 1 apparel brand, today announced that it is partnering with Give Back Box® to encourage consumers to “Give Back for Good” by reducing waste, giving their old clothes new life and helping those in need.
Hanes continues making progress toward 2020 goals for energy use, carbon dioxide emissions, water use, renewable energy and landfill diversion
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., April 17, 2017 /3BL Media/– HanesBrands (NYSE: HBI), a 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 2016 environmental performance data on energy use, carbon dioxide emissions, water use, renewable energy and landfill diversion.
Employees also donate non-perishable food items and volunteer for a day of service
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., February 24, 2017 /3BL Media/ – HanesBrands announced today that the company and its employees have pledged $2.1 million this year for the United Way of Forsyth County and surrounding communities, as well as donated food items and volunteer hours to community agencies as part of its 10th award-winning charitable fundraising campaign.
The United Way of North Carolina awarded Hanes with its Spirit of North Carolina Award for campaign excellence, the eighth consecutive Spirit Award and 10th earned in the past 11 years by Hanes and its employees.
More than 7,500 employees have taken advantage of high school and college programs to improve their skills, support their families and enrich their communities
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., February 23, 2017 /3BL Media/ — When Felipa Benitez joined HanesBrands’ Honduras operations seven years ago, she could not read or write. Today, the 34-year-old mother of two is one of the latest HanesBrands employees to hold a new high school diploma after participating in the company-sponsored continuing education program.
America’s Leading Sock Brand Donates 200,000 Pairs of Socks to The Salvation Army and Adds Donation Sites at 160 HanesBrands Outlet Stores Nationwide
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., November 28, 2016 /3BL Media/ – It has been said that we rise by lifting others, and Hanes, America’s No. 1 apparel label and flagship brand of HanesBrands (NYSE: HBI), is encouraging all Americans to support the homeless by participating in its national sock drive during the holiday season.
Hanes today announced that it will donate 200,000 pairs of socks to The Salvation Army and is expanding this year’s effort by coordinating the collection of new socks at 160 HanesBrands Outlet stores across the country.
Hanes Scores Ahead of the Apparel Industry and CDP Program Averages in All Categories
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., November 3, 2016 /3BL Media/ – HanesBrands (NYSE: HBI), a leading global marketer of everyday basic apparel under world-class brands, today announced that it has voluntarily disclosed its carbon emissions and related information for the CDP 2016 Climate Change Report and earned an above-average score of B.
Hanes has voluntary reported its emissions data since 2010 to CDP, which was formerly known as the Carbon Disclosure Project, for its report.
Hanes, which is Ranked No. 172 on Newsweek Magazine’s 2016 U.S. Green Rankings, Wins CEO of the Year Award from Corporate Responsibility Magazine and Earns a 2016 Responsible Business Award from the Ethical Corporation
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., October 26, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Richard A. Noll, executive chairman of HanesBrands (NYSE: HBI), has been named CEO of the Year by Corporate Responsibility Magazine for his decade of leadership in advancing the company’s corporate social responsibility program, including an industry-leading environmental and energy-management practice.
Hanes also has won a 2016 Responsible Business Award for best employee engagement from London-based Ethical Corporation, an organization that promotes responsible business practices around the globe.
Hanes plants in the Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Honduras, Thailand and Vietnam increased energy efficiency by 18 percent to achieve EPA Challenge for Industry Status
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., March 24, 2016 /3BL Media/ – HanesBrands (NYSE: HBI) announced today that five additional company manufacturing plants have earned U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Energy Star Challenge for Industry awards by reducing energy use by an average 18 percent.