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Why pantyhose sales are still surprisingly strong

For much of the 20th century, pantyhose were an essential component of any polished woman’s outfit. But then, many Gen X and Boomers stopped wearing pantyhose years ago, dismissing them as uncomfortable and easily ruined by runs. 922 more words


The Winston-Salem Open Tennis Tournament…

It has been a big two weeks in the Piedmont Triad area for sports. First, Tiger Woods played in the Wyndam Golf Tournament in Greensboro. Then, the Winston-Salem Open Tennis Tournament geared up aficionados for a bigger tennis event, the U.S. 510 more words

DBA workforce to be reduced

International bodywear company, Hanes Brands, which acquired DB Apparel in 2014 has recently announced plans to cut the French company’s workforce by 400 (from over 1000). 67 more words


Hanesbrands completes DBA acquisition

Hanesbrands has completed the acquisition of DB Apparel, a leading marketer of intimate apparel, hosiery and underwear in Europe, for 400 million euros. Hanes’ new guidance range for net sales is now approximately 5.350 billion dollars to 5.375 billion dollars, up from previous guidance of approximately 5.075 billion dollars. 94 more words


HanesBrands in $550 million deal for full control of Wonderbra

HanesBrands has agreed to pay $550 million to acquire European intimate apparel maker DBApparel, a deal that will give Hanes a much stronger position in Europe and also full ownership of the iconic Wonderbra brand. 284 more words


Is Retrenchment a Viable Corporate Strategy?

Sara Lee went through a series of divestitures as part of the refocused corporate strategy to strengthen its brand image and reputation. Between 2008 and 2010, Sara Lee’s financial performance decreased after divesting several business units during a recession period where buyers were spending less money and slowly regained to a nearly similar level as prior to the divestitures. 210 more words

Demand increases for Saskatoon's Hanes Hummus amid fight for name

Watch the video above: a hummus maker is doing brisk business after underwear giant issued cease and desist order over name

SASKATOON – Saskatoon hummus producer Yohannes Petros has not yet heard from HanesBrands Incorporated, after the company initially sent him a cease and desist order in December, over his brand name, Hanes Hummus. 413 more words