Comfortwear and Intimates

Do You Miss Air Travel? Qantas Is Selling Amenities Usually Reserved for First-Class Flyers
October 19, 2020 at 1:47 pm

Like all industries right now, the air travel industry is finding ways to adapt. Some airlines are offering "flights to nowhere," while others are giving away packaged food usually reserved for flights. Australian airline Qantas saw an opportunity in the very at-home lifestyle people are living right now, and started selling the branded pajamas usually reserved for first-class passengers...

Dietz & Watson Pop-Up Store to Sell Insane, Awesome Branded Merch (Like 'Dietz Nuts' Boxers)
April 17, 2019 at 12:35 pm

Celebrating its 80th anniversary, Dietz & Watson certainly made up for a boring matchup between the New England Patriots and Los Angeles Rams by airing its Dietz Nuts meat snacks commercial. Come May 1, nearly three months after the hysterical television spot, the Philly business will open a pop-up store that pays tribute to the product through eponymous boxers, while also selling other irresistible branded goods...

The $30,000 Grammys Gift Bag for 2019 Has Some Weird, Wonderful Stuff
February 7, 2019 at 1:29 pm

We are pretty fond of misnomers around here, with Frederic Chopin’s “Minute Waltz,” which takes no fewer than 90 seconds to play, among our favorites. Since the Grammy Awards “gift bag” has come to include items valued at more than $30,000, we are tempted to add it to our misnomers list, as that thing has come to fit enough stuff to give Santa’s sack a run for its money...

The Key to Amazon's Apparel Industry Takeover? Underwear
July 12, 2017 at 12:08 pm

We've been keeping tabs on Amazon's apparel takeover for quite some time, and one thing is certain: The company is making big moves. From its new Prime Wardrobe service to its on-demand apparel manufacturing patent, there's no limit to Amazon's potential in the clothing department. But, what…

This $295 Hoodie Is Designed to Last 100 Years
June 28, 2017 at 2:09 pm

A century from now, human beings will still obsess over how to prolong their existences through the constant consumption of superfoods, the persistent purchase of anti-aging products and the unflagging use of exercise equipment. No matter how…

Towel Specialties Launches Cobblestone Mills Blanket and Robe Division
September 30, 2016 at 6:22 pm

Towel Specialties, Baltimore, launched its new Cobblestone Mills division in September, featuring blankets and Turkish robes. “This launch has been in the works for well over a year as we built this line from the ground up,” Shawn Kanak, vice president of sales, said in a press release. “We experienced great success when we expanded our…

Terry Town Hires Marketing Coordinator
December 7, 2015 at 4:48 pm

Terry Town, San Diego, a supplier of towels, blankets and robes, recently hired Esmeralda Anaya to head its marketing expansion as marketing coordinator. Anaya, a recent graduate of San Diego State University, has achieved accolades for her work with medium-to-large sized companies in southern…

alphabroder Combines with Bodek and Rhodes
December 4, 2015 at 4:10 pm

alphabroder, Trevose, Pa., announced the addition of Bodek and Rhodes, Philadelphia, to its family of brands. “As a family business, Bodek and Rhodes gave careful consideration to our customers and employees, and we feel that we have chosen a partner that matches our values and commitment,” said Mike Rhodes, CEO of Bodek and Rhodes. Rhodes…

HanesBrands Inc. Announces Participation at Morgan Stanley Global Consumer and Retail Conference
November 16, 2015 at 4:39 pm

HanesBrands Inc., Winston-Salem, N.C., announced that company management will participate in the Morgan Stanley Global Consumer and Retail Conference on Nov. 17 in New York City. In addition to meeting with investors at the conference, company management will participate in a question-and-answer fireside chat to be webcast live via the Internet from 1 to 1:40 p.m.…