NEW YORK — Kellwood Co., Patagonia Inc., M.J. Soffe, a private label knitwear supplier, Alba-Waldensian, a private label shapewear firm and Brooks Bros. are this year’s recipients of the All Star Awards, sponsored by Apparel Industry magazine.
The awards ceremony was staged Dec. 8 at the Roosevelt Hotel here. The program honors manufacturers that demonstrate leadership in implementing new technology and illustrate “forward-thinking.”
This was the first year a retailer was a recipient.
Proceeds benefit the Textile/Clothing Technology Corp.’s TC2 student internship and faculty fellowship program. It allows promising students to spend 10 weeks at TC2 and get hands-on training in manufacturing and management.