American Apparel and Footwear Association

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AAFA is the voice of record for the apparel and footwear industries on Capitol Hill and around the world. 

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AAFA Media Contact:
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Press Highlights

 

March 2017

The New York Times

 

A Small Table Maker Takes On Alibaba’s Flood of Fakes

Bloomberg

 

Retailers Had a Dismal Christmas and Now Comes Ryan’s Import Tax

February 2017

The Atlantic

     

Paul Ryan's Tax Plan May Not Do What Trump Says It Will

CNBC

    

Men's Jeans Could Be the Biggest Retail Casualty of a Trade War with Mexico

Bloomberg

 

Retailer-Backed Coalition Launches Campaign Against Border Tax

Associated Press  

 

Retailers, Trade Groups Increase Fight Against Tax Proposal 

January 2017

CNBC

    

Mexico Import Tax 'Not a Good Situation': AAFA

Wall Street Journal

 

Trump’s Meeting With Jack Ma Comes as U.S. Keeps Eye on Alibaba

Associated Press

 

Beantown as Shoetown: Sneaker Makers Stake Claim in Boston

2016

CBS MoneyWatch 

A Trump family Snag: Ivanka’s Asian-made Clothing

The Washington Post

Retail and Apparel Industries Take Wait-and-See Approach to Trump’s Talk of Tariffs

CNN

AAFA to Alibaba: Address Your Counterfeit Issue

CNBC

The Biggest Loser of the U.S. Election Could Be Trade

The Wall Street Journal

Alibaba’s Efforts to Stop Sale of Counterfeit Goods Under Fire

Bloomberg

DNA Testing Could Put an End to Fake Egyptian Cotton

Footwear News

D.C. Insiders Celebrate Opening of American Apparel and Footwear Association Office

Women’s Wear Daily

AAFA Moves Closer to the Center of Power

CNBC

Hanjin Funding to Come Up Short to Unload Stalled Ships

The Wall Street Journal

Hanjin Shipping’s Troubles Leave $14 Billion in Cargo Stranded at Sea

China Daily

Alibaba Pushed to Block Phonies

 

 

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