HanesBrands Introduces Consumer Face Masks and Completes Production of Cloth Face Coverings for U.S. Government
More than 450 million cloth face coverings and more than 20 million medical gowns for the
Washable, reusable and breathable Hanes and Champion brand face masks introduced to consumers and business-to-business customers
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Hanes has introduced 3-ply all-cotton nonmedical face masks for consumers that are reusable, washable and comfortable. (Photo: Business Wire)
The company also has introduced various all-cotton, nylon, and polyester blend face masks for consumers under its Hanes and Champion brands that are available online, in leading retail stores, and in company outlet stores. The company’s business-to-business operations are also supplying large quantity orders to organizations.
“We are proud of the commitment of our employees and our ability to quickly pivot to large-scale production of face coverings and face masks to meet important needs during the COVID-19 pandemic,” said
Hanes Face Masks
Hanes has introduced 3-ply all-cotton face masks for consumers in 5-count and 10-count packages available at leading mass merchandise, dollar store, grocery, drug, and home improvement retailers. The comfort features of the reusable and washable face masks include breathable wicking soft cotton fabric and adjustable nosepieces. The nonmedical masks, which come in black and white colors, are also available in 10-count and 50-count packs on Hanes.com.
Also available on the Hanes.com website and in the company’s outlet retail stores are Hanes lightweight 2-ply seamless face masks. The washable and reusable face masks feature seamless stretch-to-fit construction with comfort ear loops and breathable and wicking nylon-spandex-polyester blend fabric. The face masks manufactured in the company’s
Champion Face Masks
Champion has introduced a lightweight 1-ply polyester-spandex blend face mask in three vibrant graphic-design patterns and colors. The lie-flat masks are sold individually on the Champion.com website and are available in camouflage, cloud-dye blue, and Champion script logo designs.
Champion plans to introduce two additional face mask styles this summer.
In mid-July, Champion will introduce a 2-ply all-cotton face mask featuring X-Temp cooling and wicking fabric. The mask will be available in black, navy and khaki colors on the Champion.com website and in the company’s retail outlet stores.
In August, Champion will introduce a 2-ply cotton-polyester blend face mask featuring adjustable nose piece and X-Temp cooling and wicking fabric. The masks will be come in multiple colors and two adult sizes and one youth size. They will be available at leading midtier department stores, sporting goods stores, and specialty retailers, as well as on the Champion.com web site.
Government Masks and Gowns
HanesBrands produced reusable face coverings and gowns in accordance with efforts by the
In addition to the more than 450 million cloth face coverings, the company designed, developed and produced more than 20 million washable and reusable long-sleeve medical gowns distributed to hospitals and healthcare facilities in need during the COVID-19 pandemic.
In accordance with the emergency use authorization, HanesBrands’ government cloth face coverings and consumer face masks:
- Have not been FDA cleared or approved.
- Have been authorized by the FDA under an EUA for use by healthcare professionals as personal protective equipment to help prevent the spread of infection or illness in healthcare settings and by the general public to help slow the spread of the virus during the COVID-19 pandemic.
- Are authorized only for the duration of the declaration that circumstances exist justifying the authorization of the emergency use of medical devices, including alternative products used as medical devices, during the COVID-19 outbreak, under section 564(b)(1) of the Act, 21 U.S.C. Section 360bbb-3(b)(1) unless the authorization is terminated or revoked sooner.
HanesBrands is a socially responsible leading marketer of everyday basic innerwear and activewear apparel in the
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