Hanesbrands Vietnam celebrates a decade of steady growth in Vietnam

18:56 | 08/12/2017 Companies

HanesBrands Vietnam – the subsidiary of the world’s leading marketer of every day basic apparel celebrates its first decade of remarkable achievements in Vietnam’s market.  

HanesBrands celebrates 10 years of development in Vietnam

Founded in 2007, HanesBrands Vietnam exports apparel products to critical markets of America, Canada, Australia, Japan and China, etc. The Company builds a strong supply chain with three large-scaled modern plants in Khoai Chau, Kim Dong (Hung Yen) and Phu Bai (Hue). HanesBrands Vietnam’s annual capacity reaches 34.5 million dozens units, accounting for 20% of Group’s total production.

Since the company’s first presence in the country, HanesBrands Vietnam has grown into Asia’s biggest producer of American underwear. Particularly, Khoai Chau plant has produced more than 1 billion products to date. HanesBrands Vietnam is not only among the biggest subsidiaries but also accounts for 20% of the Group’s total workforce across the globe.

“We are proud of HanesBrands Vietnam’s unprecedented accomplishments for the past decades. We have made a successful story in terms of business achievements, social contribution and employees’ quality of life. We will keep our successful story going on to deepen our worldwide footprint as well as our contribution to Vietnam’s economy”, said Mr. Javier Chacon – Chief Global Manufacturing Operations Officer, HanesBrands Inc.

HanesBrands Vietnam keeps innovating its production facility to be in line with Hanes’ strict standards in manufacturing operation. In 2012, the Company shipped its 350th million product and started exporting to Japan – one of the toughest markets across the world. HanesBrands Hung Yen boosted its manufacturing productivity to 106 percent just two years later. The year of 2015 marked the Company’s product presence in Europe. Particularly, in 2017, HanesBrands Vietnam inaugurated its cutting workshop to complete the supply chain and extend the Company’s presence to Australia. This year, the Company also reached its milestone of 1 billion product shipped.

HanesBrand’s Vietnam plants play an important role in the Group’s Asian supply chain

Ever since its inauguration, HanesBrands Vietnam has grown significantly. It is now the workplace of 12,000 employees, making it one of the largest American employers in Vietnam. The company’s profit continues to increase at a two-digit pace regardless of the economic recession. HanesBrands Vietnam’s total investment in Hung Yen reached more than 1,842 billion VND.

HanesBrands Vietnam values its strong reputation for ethical business practices, including workplace practices, code of conduct implementation and community building. The company did contribute over 2 billion VND to help the disadvantaged in Hung Yen.

HanesBrands Vietnam earned Prime Minister’s merit and the Group’s award for its outstanding achievements in Vietnam.