Canadian Apparel Federation
The C.A.F. is the national industry association for the apparel industry. It represents the industry in consultations with the federal government on trade, legislative, and regulatory matters. Services to members include newsletters, trade and customs information, marketing services, reference materials and marketing information. Affiliated with the C.A.F. is the Canadian Apparel Manufacturers Institute, the industry’s government relations voice. The CAF also publishes Canadian Apparel magazine.
American Apparel & Footwear Association
AAFA is the national trade association for the apparel industry and its suppliers. The members of AAFA produce approximately 85% of the clothing sold at wholesale in the United States. They manufacture all types of garments and their facilities are located in virtually every state in the union.
Style serves independent retailers, chains, department and discount stores selling women’s and men’s apparel of all kinds. Other qualified recipients include manufacturers and their suppliers, fashion designers, wholesalers, importers, and sales representatives as well as students and educational institutions, industry associations, government and government trade offices.