On April 29, we will recognize the best of the U.S. apparel and footwear industry to benefit Special Olympics. Join us >>
U.S. name brands we wear everyday face many business decisions when delivering the fashions American consumers have come to expect. Learn more about what we wear beyond just clothes and shoes.
Join us in Washington, D.C., April 7 - 9 for the 12th Annual AAFA International Sourcing, Customs & Logistics Integration Conference >>
The Affordable Footwear Act is common sense legislation that would elminate the hidden and regressive tax on most low-cost and children's shoes. Urge Congress to end the shoe tax today.
Each year, the U.S. military spends more than $2 billion on uniforms, camouflage, gear, and combat footwear for U.S. servicemen and women. The U.S. textile, apparel, and footwear industry dresses them.
Explore AAFA's newest education resource, where video recordings and other materials from past webinars are conveniently archived.
Keeping the Berry Amendment strong promotes national security and creates jobs right here at home. Learn more about outfitting U.S. troops >
The Affordable Footwear Act is a common sense duty reduction on low-cost and children's footwear. Learn more about stomping out the shoe tax >
We hope to see you on May 28, 2014 at the 2014 AAFA Product Safety Seminar in New York.
For us and our industry colleagues around the world, today is a day of quiet reflection. One year ago, 1,129 lives were lost and thousands more were injured...
A leading group of business associations and other organizations announced today that the third annual "Imports Work Week" will take place on May 5-9,...
Representing more than 1,000 world famous name brands, the American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA) is the trusted public policy and political voice of the apparel and footwear industry, its management and shareholders, its four million U.S. workers, and its contribution of $350 billion in annual U.S. retail sales.
AAFA stands at the forefront as a leader of positive change for the apparel and footwear industry. With integrity and purpose, AAFA delivers a unified voice on key legislative and regulatory issues. AAFA enables a collaborative forum to promote best practices and innovation. AAFA’s comprehensive work ensures the continued success and growth of the apparel and footwear industry, its suppliers, and its customers. Learn more about AAFA's mission >
AAFA is making sure high standards never go out of style by supporting our political action committee.
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Apparel, footwear, and accessories are the top pirated goods in the world. Help us fight the scourge of counterfeiting by reporting fakes to the National IPR Coordination Center.