| New York Stock Exchange: HBI
Hanesbrands, Inc. is a consumer goods company, which is engaged in designing, manufacturing, sourcing and selling men's and women's basic apparel. The company operates through four segments: Innerwear, Outerwear, Direct to Consumer and International. The Innerwear segment focuses on core apparel products, such as intimate apparel, men's underwear, kids' underwear and socks, marketed under various brands. The Outerwear segment serves activewear and casualwear markets through its Hanes, Champion, Just My Size and Duofold brands, where it sells products such as T-shirts and fleece to both retailers and wholesalers. The Direct to Consumer segment operations include its outlet stores and Internet operations. The International segment includes products that span across the Innerwear and Outerwear segments and are primarily marketed under various brands. The company's history roots back when Shamrock Mills was founded by J. Wesley Hanes in 1901. Hanesbrands was founded in September 2005 and is headquartered in Winston-Salem, NC.