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2014-07-30 08:39:37

Outdoor lifestyle brand partners with CrowdRise, the world's largest charitable fundraising platform, to recruit and reward everyday volunteers STRATHAM, N.H., July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Timberland announced the "call for entries" for its inaugural Timberland Serv-a-palooza Challenge - an innovative sponsored volunteerism competition the brand is hosting in partnership with CrowdRise. The six-week Challenge will encourage consumers to volunteer for a cause of their choice...

2014-07-09 08:30:42

Exceeds goals for greenhouse gas emissions and renewable energy sourcing; continues to raise the bar for 2020 STRATHAM, N.H., July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In 2007, as part of its overall commitment to sustainability and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), Timberland set a number of aggressive performance targets related to its four CSR pillars: Factories, Climate, Product and Service. The goal was to achieve these targets by the year 2015. Today, Timberland is pleased to...

2014-05-14 16:34:03

Public/Private collaboration aims to strengthen defenses against cyber attacks and protect customers ARLINGTON, Va., May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today the Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA), along with several of America's most recognized retail brands, launched the Retail Cyber Intelligence Sharing Center (R-CISC). The R-CISC is an independent organization, the centerpiece of which is a Retail Information Sharing and Analysis Center (Retail-ISAC). Among those companies...

2014-04-10 16:24:53

Brand's product, factory and service performance data revealed STRATHAM, N.H., April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Timberland released its 2013 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) performance data. The brand first started reporting annual CSR data in 2001. Timberland's persistent commitment to reduce its impact on the environment, while at the same time creating positive impact within its supply chain and in communities worldwide, yielded many notable strides in 2013. Timberland's 2013...

2014-04-03 12:23:35

Breakthrough in fabric technology & design creates FR workwear with unprecedented comfort NASHVILLE, Tenn., April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bulwark and Milliken & Company have revolutionized the flame-resistant (FR) apparel industry through advanced chemistry and garment design to create FR workwear that achieves new levels of comfort. The new garments, part of the Bulwark iQ Series, are breathable, lighter weight, offer greater mobility, and moisture management - which adds up to...

2014-02-17 12:26:43

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Feb. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New, premium workwear brand, Wrangler Workwear(TM), recently extended their product line. These line extensions continue to build upon the premise that comfort and mobility are expected and a necessity among physically active workers. Wrangler Workwear(TM) was born from the idea that durable workwear doesn't have to be uncomfortable. Like the core line of garments, the new products are specifically designed with the wearers' comfort...

2014-02-06 16:28:29

Amplitude G(2)(TM), the newly created fabric of the Bulwark iQ Series(TM), advances innovation in comfort, performance and safety NASHVILLE, Tenn., Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bulwark and Milliken & Company have partnered to take a fresh approach to solving a decades-old challenge in the flame-resistant apparel industry - that comfort has to be sacrificed in order to provide the right level of safety. With the development of the Bulwark iQ Series, and its exclusive Amplitude...

2014-01-21 16:21:21

Bulwark partners with Milliken(TM) & Company to design the iQ Series(TM), featuring superior comfort properties and advanced flame resistant-technology NASHVILLE, Tenn., Jan. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bulwark, the world's largest brand of flame-resistant (FR) apparel, today announced the launch of the iQ Series, a product line that delivers superior comfort through fabric and design innovation -- without compromising the trust and safety of its wearers. Designed to meet the needs of...

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