T-shirts and Tanks

Editor's Picks: Fit to a Tee
February 16, 2011

Promo Marketing's February issue includes our annual T-shirt feature, and we've selected some of our favorites here to get you ready.

Cotton Advances to Record for Third Day as Demand May Increase
February 11, 2011

Cotton futures surged to a record for a third straight day as increased U.S. export sales boosted speculation that demand will continue to grow.

Cotton for March delivery rose as much as 2.7 percent to $1.9263 a pound on ICE Futures U.S. and traded at $1.8861 at 11:18 a.m. in London. The fiber has jumped 12 percent this week, the biggest increase since week of Dec. 3.

Anvil Knitwear Joins Growing BICEP Business Coalition
February 11, 2011

NEW YORK, Feb. 9, 2011 (PRNewswire) -- Anvil Knitwear, a century-old apparel brand, today announced that it has joined the fast-growing Business for Innovative Climate & Energy Policy (BICEP) coalition. Anvil becomes the 20th member of BICEP, a group of major American companies committed to working with businesses and policymakers to enact meaningful energy and climate policies.

Bodek and Rhodes and Gildan Launch iPad Promotion
November 2, 2010

Philadelphia-based Bodek and Rhodes, a leading wholesaler of imprintable activewear, announced its partnership with apparel manufacturer Gildan for a month-long promotion giving a free Apple iPad unit away every business day in November.

Hanes Imagewear Announces New Partnership with TSC Apparel
October 27, 2010

Winston-Salem, North Carolina-based Hanes Imagewear announced a new partnership with Cincinnati-based TSC Apparel to offer Hanes EasyColor assortment of T-shirts, fleece and sportshirts. Beginning in January 2011, Hanes will be available at all of TSC Apparel’s locations.

American Apparel Announces Hiring of Tom Casey as Acting President
October 8, 2010

Los Angeles-based American Apparel Inc., a vertically integrated manufacturer, distributor, and retailer of branded fashion basic apparel, announced today that it has appointed Tom Casey as acting president of the company. Following the amendment to American Apparel's credit agreement with Lion Capital announced

American Apparel Amends Credit Agreement with Lion Capital
October 5, 2010

Los Angeles-based American Apparel Inc., a vertically integrated manufacturer, distributor, and retailer of branded fashion basic apparel, announced that on September 30, 2010 it entered into an amendment to its credit agreement with Lion Capital which, among other things, eliminates the minimum Consolidated EBITDA covenant for the dates through and including December 31, 2010, and provides for the minimum Consolidated EBITDA covenant to be tested monthly during 2011.