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Hot Sox’s Dean Norman has Breakfast with YMAFSF Scholars

Hot Sox’s Dean Norman has Breakfast with YMAFSF Scholars

Dean Norman, President & COO of Hot Sox recently participated in YMAFSF’s Breakfast with the Boss program. YMAFSF was founded over 80 years ago with the mission of advancing the fashion industry by encouraging gifted and enterprising young people to pursue careers in design, merchandising, retailing and business, ensuring the industry will continue to attract dedicated, capable and creative in ...[Read More]

Renfro announces new CEO and President – Stan Jewell

Renfro announces new CEO and President – Stan Jewell

Renfro Corporation, a global leader in the design, manufacture, marketing and selling of branded and private label legwear products, is pleased to announce the appointment of Stan Jewell as CEO and President. Stan succeeds Bud Kilby, who retired after 26 years with the Company.  Bud will continue to serve on the Board of Directors. Stan brings 26 years of global textile and apparel leadership e ...[Read More]

Renfro Partners with Resilience.gives

Renfro Partners with Resilience.gives

Renfro Corporation, a leader in the legwear industry, is honored to have the opportunity to support the efforts of Resilience Inc.  The partnership between the two organizations resulted from a mutual contact from North Carolina State University connecting Renfro Corporation with Resilience founder Jake Teitelbaum. Once learning the goals of Resilience, the partnership seemed a natural fit for ...[Read More]

Smartwool Socks for Alpine Climbers

Smartwool Socks for Alpine Climbers

Conrad Anker is the most successful U.S. mountaineer climbing today, with more than 40 international expeditions on his resume and scores of first ascents to his name. Even at 53 years old, he puts up four or five new routes each year. He survived an avalanche in 1999 attempting to ski Shishapangma in Tibet while his best friend Alex Lowe and cameraman David Bridges were killed. Climbing the most ...[Read More]

Renfro donates to Socks for Heroes

Renfro donates to Socks for Heroes

The Socks for Heroes organization was started by the parents of LCPL Donald J. Hogan, killed in Afghanistan in August 2009. Mr. and Mrs. Hogan spent a lot of time following their son’s death with soldiers. Speaking to over 100 field Marines, when asked what they needed most, the Marines said, “Send us socks”. They have no laundry facilities and have to hand wash their socks in rivers and ponds, le ...[Read More]

Renfro and Quantcast provide socks to San Francisco based St. Anthony’s

Renfro and Quantcast provide socks to San Francisco based St. Anthony’s

Renfro Corporation teamed up with San Francisco based Quantcast, an ecommerce partner, to provide socks to St. Anthony’s. The St. Anthony’s organization provides essential support to San Franciscans living in poverty. They noted a higher need for men’s socks during the holiday season and in response the two organizations provided 720 pairs of Fruit of the Loom socks. St. Anthony’s serves 2,4 ...[Read More]

The Big Dance Is a Sock Hop

The Big Dance Is a Sock Hop

By Ben Cohen The Wall Street Journal Updated March 16, 2012 College-basketball players have long used March Madness to flaunt the sport's latest fashion trends. But baggy shorts, under-the-jersey T-shirts and Allen Iverson-inspired arm sleeves have all been done before. Syracuse's Dion Waiters wasn't the only one with flashy socks at last week's Big East tournament in Madison Square Garden ...[Read More]