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 Sourcesort icon Year Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
Carter's Inc. Carter's Inc. United States federal 2011 $58,322 federal grant
HF Logistics-SKX, LLC Skechers USA Inc. United States federal 2012 $929,978 federal grant
Signet Armorlite Inc. EssilorLuxottica United States federal 2007 $1,800,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
Signet Armorlite Inc. EssilorLuxottica United States federal 2008 $1,800,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
UNDER ARMOUR INC Under Armour United States federal 2016 $250,000 federal grant
WOLVERINE WORLD WIDE INC. Wolverine World Wide Inc. Michigan local 1995 undisclosed property tax abatement
WOLVERINE WORLD WIDE INC. Wolverine World Wide Inc. Michigan local 1997 undisclosed property tax abatement
WOLVERINE WORLD WIDE INC Wolverine World Wide Inc. Michigan local 2003 undisclosed property tax abatement
Tri-Supreme Optical EssilorLuxottica New York local 2003 $18,433 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
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
Tri-Supreme Optical EssilorLuxottica New York local 2005 $16,463 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
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
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
Liz Claiborne, Inc. Tapestry Inc. New York local 2009 $199,725 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
OptiSource International EssilorLuxottica New York local 2009 $18,497 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Tri-Supreme Optical, LLC EssilorLuxottica New York local 2009 $6,662 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Kate Spade LLC Tapestry Inc. New York local 2003 $71,983 grant
Kate Spade LLC Tapestry Inc. New York local 2003 $9,555 grant
Liz Claiborne, Inc. Tapestry Inc. New York local 2003 $196,802 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
WOLVERINE WORLD WIDE INC. Wolverine World Wide Inc. Michigan local 2010 undisclosed property tax abatement
Nike TN, Inc. Nike Tennessee local 2011 undisclosed property tax abatement
Nike TN, Inc. Nike Tennessee local 2011 undisclosed property tax abatement
Nike TN, Inc. Nike Tennessee local 2011 undisclosed property tax abatement
OptiSource International EssilorLuxottica New York local 2010 $19,012 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Tri-Supreme Optical, LLC EssilorLuxottica New York local 2010 $3,364 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Under Armour Under Armour Maryland local 2008 undisclosed grant
Under Armour, Inc. Under Armour Maryland local 2008 undisclosed enterprise zone
UA Cheer Parking Lot, LLC and/or Under Aunder Armour, Inc. Under Armour Maryland local 2012 undisclosed enterprise zone
UA Hull Street II, LLC and or UnderArmour, Inc. Under Armour Maryland local 2012 undisclosed enterprise zone
UA Hull Street, LLC and or Under Armour, Inc. Under Armour Maryland local 2012 undisclosed enterprise zone
UA Locust Point Holdings LLC and/or Under Armour, Inc. Under Armour Maryland local 2012 undisclosed enterprise zone
OptiSource International EssilorLuxottica New York local 2008 $32,149 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Liz Claiborne, Inc. Tapestry Inc. New York local 2008 $110,000 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Tri-Supreme Optical, LLC EssilorLuxottica New York local 2008 $9,974 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
OptiSource International EssilorLuxottica New York local 2011 $19,625 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
GUCCI SHOPS Kering New York local 2011 $193,205 property tax abatement
BURBERRY LIMITED Burberry New York local 2011 $365,400 property tax abatement
BURBERRY LIMITED Burberry New York local 2012 $274,104 property tax abatement
NIKE INC Nike Tennessee local 2012 $300,444 property tax abatement
NIKE TN INC Nike Tennessee local 2012 $83,472 property tax abatement
NIKE TN INC Nike Tennessee local 2012 $7,317 property tax abatement
NIKE TN INC Nike Tennessee local 2012 $551,859 property tax abatement
NIKE TN INC Nike Tennessee local 2012 $286,362 property tax abatement
NIKE TN INC Nike Tennessee local 2012 $34,066 property tax abatement
NIKE TN INC Nike Tennessee local 2012 $500,479 property tax abatement
NIKE TN INC Nike Tennessee local 2012 $31,162 property tax abatement
NIKE TN INC Nike Tennessee local 2012 $3,934 property tax abatement
Skechers USA, Inc Skechers USA Inc. California local 2012 undisclosed enterprise zone
VERA BRADLEY DESIGNS INC Vera Bradley Indiana local 2010 $1,850 property tax abatement
VERA BRADLEY DESIGNS INC Vera Bradley Indiana local 2009 $47,300 property tax abatement
VERA BRADLEY DESIGNS INC Vera Bradley Indiana local 2008 $80,461 property tax abatement
VERA BRADLEY DESIGNS INC Vera Bradley Indiana local 2012 $104,260 property tax abatement
VERA BRADLEY DESIGNS INC Vera Bradley Indiana local 2012 $285,570 property tax abatement
VERA BRADLEY DESIGNS INC Vera Bradley Indiana local 2011 $459,050 property tax abatement
VERA BRADLEY DESIGNS INC Vera Bradley Indiana local 2010 $488,500 property tax abatement
GREAT DANE REALTY LLC/VERA BRADLEY LLC - FORMERLY BAEKGAARD LIMITED Vera Bradley Indiana local 2012 $982,570 property tax abatement
VERA BRADLEY DESIGNS INC Vera Bradley Indiana local 2012 $1,249,480 property tax abatement
VERA BRADLEY DESIGNS INC Vera Bradley Indiana local 2011 $1,930,320 property tax abatement
VERA BRADLEY DESIGNS INC Vera Bradley Indiana local 2010 $2,933,280 property tax abatement
VERA BRADLEY DESIGNS INC Vera Bradley Indiana local 2008 $3,199,002 property tax abatement
VERA BRADLEY DESIGNS INC Vera Bradley Indiana local 2009 $3,539,000 property tax abatement
VERA BRADLEY DESIGNS Vera Bradley Indiana local 2011 $4,935,250 property tax abatement
VERA BRADLEY DESIGNS Vera Bradley Indiana local 2010 $8,476,780 property tax abatement
VERA BRADLEY DESIGNS Vera Bradley Indiana local 2012 $9,697,000 property tax abatement
VERA BRADLEY DESIGNS Vera Bradley Indiana local 2009 $10,668,160 property tax abatement
VERA BRADLEY DESIGNS Vera Bradley Indiana local 2008 $12,766,960 property tax abatement
VERA BRADLEY DESIGNS INC Vera Bradley Indiana local 2007 $276,540 property tax abatement
VERA BRADLEY DESIGNS INC Vera Bradley Indiana local 2006 $279,520 property tax abatement
Flagship Properties/Vera Bradley Designs Vera Bradley Indiana local 2005 $101,630 property tax abatement
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
VERA BRADLEY DESIGNS, INC. Vera Bradley Indiana local 2003 $16,540 property tax abatement
VERA BRADLEY DESIGNS Vera Bradley Indiana local 2007 $12,796,600 property tax abatement
Milburn LLC (Vera Bradley Designs, Inc.) Vera Bradley Indiana local 2003 $24,080 property tax abatement
Milburn LLC (Vera Bradley Designs, Inc.) Vera Bradley Indiana local 2002 $36,120 property tax abatement
Milburn LLC (Vera Bradley Designs, Inc.) Vera Bradley Indiana local 2001 $24,880 property tax abatement
LULULEMON USA INC Lululemon Athletica California local 2012 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
SUNGLASS HUT TRADING LLC EssilorLuxottica California local 2012 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
SUNGLASS HUT TRADING LLC EssilorLuxottica California local 2012 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
SUNGLASS HUT TRADING LLC EssilorLuxottica California local 2012 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
SUNGLASS HUT TRADING LLC EssilorLuxottica California local 2012 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
SUNGLASS HUT TRADING LLC EssilorLuxottica California local 2012 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
SUNGLASS HUT TRADING LLC EssilorLuxottica California local 2012 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
SUNGLASS HUT TRADING LLC EssilorLuxottica California local 2012 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
VF CONTEMPORARY BRANDS INC VF Corp. California local 2012 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
VF CONTEMPORARY BRANDS INC VF Corp. California local 2012 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
VF CONTEMPORARY BRANDS INC VF Corp. California local 2012 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
VERA BRADLEY DESIGNS INC Vera Bradley Indiana local 2013 $4,819,080 property tax abatement
VERA BRADLEY DESIGNS INC Vera Bradley Indiana local 2013 $157,320 property tax abatement
VERA BRADLEY DESIGNS INC Vera Bradley Indiana local 2013 $121,110 property tax abatement
VERA BRADLEY DESIGNS Vera Bradley Indiana local 2013 $10,050,670 property tax abatement
GREAT DANE REALTY LLC/VERA BRADLEY LLC - FORMERLY BAEKGAARD LIMITED Vera Bradley Indiana local 2013 $727,730 property tax abatement
Nike, Inc. Nike Tennessee local 2013 undisclosed property tax abatement
NIKE TENNESSEE Nike Tennessee local 2007 $468,126 property tax abatement
NIKE TENNESSEE Nike Tennessee local 2007 $86,387 property tax abatement
NIKE TENNESSEE Nike Tennessee local 2007 $11,419 property tax abatement
NIKE INC Nike Tennessee local 2008 $20,896 property tax abatement
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