Sourcing From the Americas: Our Position

At the AAPN, we believe that doing business in the USA and the Americas is easier, faster, safer, and
just plain better. Sure, if you want to source huge quantities; and you know what will sell way in
advance; and you are not worried about flexibility; and you just want cheap; then there are plenty of
mega-factories in the world that will take your orders. But if you are looking for a more flexible
sourcing model, one that better aligns with today’s fickle, hyper-connected, want-it-my-way-consumer,
then you need to look to the Americas. Here’s why:

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AAPN Online Fireside Chats 

Mission -  Sharing stories from successful leaders who together have built the world class, 21st Century textile/apparel supply chain in the Western Hemisphere. Stories will draw from hundreds of networked executives who have interacted over many years to raise their collective 'Apparel IQ'

2021 Calendar coming soon



 Coming in 2021

 Carlos Arias
 "AAPN is the only organization that I know of that allows its members to learn from themselves," CARLOS ARIAS, Winds Enterprises & AAPN Executive Committee

Coming Up
April 4 @ 11am EST | Industry Insights: Technology Updates with Kurt
May 4 | AAPN Virtual Annual Conference
June 8 | AAPN Virtual Future Forum

AAPN Tailored Partner Program

We want to say THANK YOU to our industry partners who supported AAPN events and initiatives in 2019. 

Ask about our new Tailored Partner Program