Subsidy Tracker: Industry Summary Page

Major Industry: 
apparel
Subsidy Total: 
$2,446,396,081
Number of Awards: 
552
Time Period: 

Earliest year of data: 1994. Availability of data for earlier years varies greatly from program to program. The majority of the listings for this industry are for the period since 2012.

Notes: 

The total includes only those entries matched to a parent company. The industry designation is the primary one for the parent's operations overall. Dollar totals do not include awards for which no subsidy value is disclosed.


Top 10 Parent CompaniesTotal Subsidy $Number of Awards
Nike$2,104,917,82993
Vera Bradley$187,716,26065
Under Armour$43,246,01816
VF Corp.$28,047,75244
Guess Inc.$21,450,0002
LVMH$15,359,02825
Kering$14,893,2052
Ralph Lauren Corp.$5,340,6648
Hanesbrands$4,137,43615
PVH Corp.$3,754,66227


Individual Subsidy Records:

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Company Parent Location Subsidy Source Yearsort icon Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
BEBE STORES, INC. Bebe Stores New Jersey state undisclosed tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
BURBERRY LIMITED WHOLESALE Burberry New Jersey state undisclosed tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
CARTER'S RETAIL, INC. Carter's Inc. New Jersey state undisclosed tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
CARTER'S RETAIL, INC. Carter's Inc. New Jersey state undisclosed tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
HURLEY INTERNATIONAL, LLC Nike New Jersey state undisclosed tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
LEVI'S ONLY STORES, INC. Levi Strauss New Jersey state undisclosed tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
NAUTICA RETAIL USA, INC #88 VF Corp. New Jersey state undisclosed tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
NAUTICA RETAIL USA, INC. #89 VF Corp. New Jersey state undisclosed tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
NIKE RETAIL SERVICES, INC. Nike New Jersey state undisclosed tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
PVH RETAIL STORES, INC. PVH Corp. New Jersey state undisclosed tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
SEPHORA USA, INC. LVMH New Jersey state undisclosed tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
TIMBERLAND RETAIL, INC. VF Corp. New Jersey state undisclosed tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
TOMMY HILFIGER RETAIL LLC PVH Corp. New Jersey state undisclosed tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
TOMMY HILFIGER RETAIL, LLC PVH Corp. New Jersey state undisclosed tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
TOMMY HILFIGER RETAIL, LLC. PVH Corp. New Jersey state undisclosed tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
VF OUTLET, INC VF Corp. New Jersey state undisclosed tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
VICTORIA'S SECRET STORES LLC Victoria's Secret & Co. New Jersey state undisclosed tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Liz Claiborne, Inc. Tapestry Inc. Pennsylvania state $300,000 tax credit/rebate
Warnaco Group, Inc. PVH Corp. Pennsylvania state $300,000 tax credit/rebate
VF Imagewear, Inc. - Majestic Division VF Corp. Pennsylvania state $350,000 grant
Liz Claiborne, Inc. Tapestry Inc. Pennsylvania state $215,000 grant
The Warnaco Group, Inc. PVH Corp. Pennsylvania state $150,000 grant
NIKE RETAIL SERVICES, INC. Nike New Jersey state undisclosed tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
NAUTICA RETAIL USA, INC. VF Corp. New Jersey state undisclosed tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
VICTORIA'S SECRET STORES LLC Victoria's Secret & Co. New Jersey state undisclosed tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
CARTER'S RETAIL, INC. Carter's Inc. New Jersey state undisclosed tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
PVH RETAIL STORES, INC. PVH Corp. New Jersey state undisclosed tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
CARTER'S RETAIL, INC. Carter's Inc. New Jersey state undisclosed tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
LEVI'S ONLY STORES, INC. Levi Strauss New Jersey state undisclosed tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
TIMBERLAND RETAIL, INC. VF Corp. New Jersey state undisclosed tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
VF OUTLET, INC VF Corp. New Jersey state undisclosed tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
PVH RETAIL STORES, INC. PVH Corp. New Jersey state undisclosed tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
SEPHORA USA, INC. LVMH New Jersey state undisclosed tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
BURBERRY LIMITED WHOLESALE Burberry New Jersey state undisclosed tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Victoria's Secret Stores, LLC Victoria's Secret & Co. Colorado state $2,935 tax credit/rebate
Essilor Laboratories of America, Inc EssilorLuxottica Colorado state $15,490 tax credit/rebate
Luxottica Retail North America Inc EssilorLuxottica Colorado state $22,771 tax credit/rebate
Victoria's Secret Direct, LLC Victoria's Secret & Co. Ohio state 1994 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
WOLVERINE WORLD WIDE INC. Wolverine World Wide Inc. Michigan local 1995 undisclosed property tax abatement
New Balance Athletic Shoe, Inc. New Balance Massachusetts state 1995 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
The Timberland Company VF Corp. Ohio state 1995 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
WOLVERINE WORLD WIDE INC. Wolverine World Wide Inc. Michigan local 1997 undisclosed property tax abatement
Reebok International, Ltd. Adidas Massachusetts state 1997 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Gentex Optics, Inc. EssilorLuxottica Massachusetts state 1998 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Cole Vision Corporation EssilorLuxottica Ohio state 1998 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Essilor of America, Inc. EssilorLuxottica Ohio state 1998 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Guess, Inc. Guess Inc. Kentucky state 2000 $21,200,000 tax credit/rebate
Milburn LLC (Vera Bradley Designs, Inc.) Vera Bradley Indiana local 2001 $24,880 property tax abatement
LensCrafters International EssilorLuxottica Ohio state 2001 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Nautica Specialty Retail,Inc. VF Corp. New York state 2002 $20,898 grant
Sunglass Hut International Inc. EssilorLuxottica New York state 2002 $39,260 grant
Sunglass Hut International Inc EssilorLuxottica New York state 2002 $27,699 grant
Sunglass Hut International EssilorLuxottica New York state 2002 $13,363 grant
Sunglass Hut International EssilorLuxottica New York state 2002 $6,842 grant
Sunglass Hut International Inc. EssilorLuxottica New York state 2002 $20,111 grant
Luxottica U.S Holdings Corp EssilorLuxottica New York state 2002 $300,000 grant
Sunglass Hut Int'l Inc. (WTC) EssilorLuxottica New York state 2002 $56,676 grant
Sunglass Hut Int'l Seaport EssilorLuxottica New York state 2002 $17,377 grant
Sunglass Hut Int'l Spring St. EssilorLuxottica New York state 2002 $14,796 grant
Sunglass Hut International EssilorLuxottica New York state 2002 $6,185 grant
Sunglass Hut Int'l Watch World blkr EssilorLuxottica New York state 2002 $3,044 grant
Milburn LLC (Vera Bradley Designs, Inc.) Vera Bradley Indiana local 2002 $36,120 property tax abatement
WOLVERINE WORLD WIDE INC Wolverine World Wide Inc. Michigan local 2003 undisclosed property tax abatement
GFSI INC Hanesbrands Missouri state 2003 $662,599 tax credit/rebate
Tri-Supreme Optical EssilorLuxottica New York local 2003 $18,433 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Coach, Inc. Tapestry Inc. New York state 2003 $300,000 grant
Kate Spade LLC Tapestry Inc. New York local 2003 $71,983 grant
Kate Spade LLC Tapestry Inc. New York local 2003 $9,555 grant
Coach, Inc. Tapestry Inc. New York state 2003 $40,751 grant
Coach, Inc. Tapestry Inc. New York state 2003 $12,309 grant
Liz Claiborne, Inc. Tapestry Inc. New York local 2003 $196,802 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Gentex Optics, Inc. EssilorLuxottica Massachusetts state 2003 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
VERA BRADLEY DESIGNS, INC. Vera Bradley Indiana local 2003 $16,540 property tax abatement
Milburn LLC (Vera Bradley Designs, Inc.) Vera Bradley Indiana local 2003 $24,080 property tax abatement
Columbia Sportswear USA Corporation Columbia Sportswear Kentucky state 2004 $2,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Liz Claiborne, Inc. Tapestry Inc. New York local 2004 $121,113 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Nu-Chem/Opti-Source International EssilorLuxottica New York local 2004 $59,345 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Tri-Supreme Optical EssilorLuxottica New York local 2004 $17,778 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
PVH Corp. and Subsidiaries PVH Corp. New Jersey state 2004 $263,000 grant
FLAGSHIP PROPERTIES LLC/VERA BRADLEY DESIGNS INC Vera Bradley Indiana local 2004 $57,506 property tax abatement
VERA BRADLEY DESIGNS, INC. Vera Bradley Indiana local 2004 undisclosed property tax abatement
KP Sports, Inc. t/a Under Armour Performance Apparel Under Armour Maryland state 2004 $27,776 training reimbursement
TAYLORMADE GOLF COMPANY, INC., A DELAWARE CORPORATION D/B/A/ TAYLORMADE-ADIDAS GOLF COMPANY Adidas California state 2005 $42,666 training reimbursement
Tri-Supreme Optical EssilorLuxottica New York local 2005 $16,463 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Flagship Properties/Vera Bradley Designs Vera Bradley Indiana local 2005 $101,630 property tax abatement
Tiffany and Company LVMH New York state 2005 $613,000 enterprise zone
Polo Ralph Lauren Corporation Ralph Lauren Corp. North Carolina state 2006 $1,889,000 grant
Tiffany and Co. LVMH New York state 2006 $496,020 enterprise zone
Nu-Chem/Opti-Source International EssilorLuxottica New York local 2006 $32,450 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Tri-Supreme Optical EssilorLuxottica New York local 2006 $14,852 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
VERA BRADLEY DESIGNS INC Vera Bradley Indiana local 2006 $279,520 property tax abatement
LEVI STRAUSS & COMPANY Levi Strauss California state 2007 $62,839 training reimbursement
Tiffany and Company LVMH New York state 2007 $305,613 enterprise zone
OptiSource International EssilorLuxottica New York local 2007 $31,305 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Tri-Supreme Optical, LLC EssilorLuxottica New York local 2007 $12,647 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Columbia Sportswear Company Columbia Sportswear Oregon state 2007 $20,567 tax credit/rebate
Nike, Inc. Nike Oregon state 2007 $127,057 tax credit/rebate
Nike Corporation Nike Oregon state 2007 $6,204 tax credit/rebate
VFJ VENTURES,INC VF Corp. Oklahoma state 2007 $85,222 tax credit/rebate
VERA BRADLEY DESIGNS INC Vera Bradley Indiana local 2007 $276,540 property tax abatement
VERA BRADLEY DESIGNS Vera Bradley Indiana local 2007 $12,796,600 property tax abatement
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