HANESBRANDS - 2021 American Image Awards
COMPANY of the Year
Did you know that HanesBrands sells more than 2 billion units of everyday apparel each year?
And that 70 percent of that apparel is manufactured in the company’s owned supply chain, making HanesBrands very unique in the apparel industry?
The company and its 61,000 associates around the globe have a remarkable reach and history of working collaboratively to advance the apparel industry. And when faced with the COVID-19 crisis, HanesBrands was able to pivot operations in a matter of weeks to help the apparel industry meet an urgent need at a critical time.
Despite the unexpected challenges of 2020, this dynamic organization was also able to launch aggressive, long-term sustainability goals focused on People, Planet and Product.
HanesBrands - American Image Awards Company of the Year - aims to reach a number of inspiring goals, such as:
- Improving the lives of at least 10 million people by 2030.
- Achieving zero waste across its operations by 2025 and support its key suppliers to do the same.
- Using 100% sustainable cotton and 100% recycled polyester across all its products by 2025.
- Eliminating single-use plastics in product packaging by 2025 and ensure plastic being used is commonly recyclable or compostable.
Learn more about HanesBrands’ sustainability journey at hbisustains.com. And please join us on June 21 to celebrate the contributions of all of our honorees to date and for the betterment of the bright future we are charting together.