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
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
Tiffany and Company LVMH Rhode Island state 2008 $120,000 tax credit/rebate
Tiffany and Company LVMH Rhode Island state 2011 $245,000 tax credit/rebate
Eagle Creek VF Corp. South Dakota state 2009 $2,000,000 loan or bond financing
VF Imagewear, Inc. VF Corp. Tennessee state 2008 undisclosed training reimbursement
NEW BALANCE ATHLETIC SHOE INC New Balance Maine state 2009 $144,495 property tax abatement
REEBOK INTERNATIONAL LTD & UNI Adidas Maine state 2009 $2,863 property tax abatement
Under Armour, Inc. Under Armour Maryland state 2010 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
ADIDAS AMERICA INC Adidas Maine state 2011 $1,352 property tax abatement
NEW BALANCE ATHLETIC SHOE INC New Balance Maine state 2011 $92,765 property tax abatement
PHILLIPS VAN HEUSEN CORPORATION PVH Corp. Maine state 2011 $4,436 property tax abatement
REEBOK INTERNATIONAL LTD & UNITARY SUBS Adidas Maine state 2011 $2,494 property tax abatement
Knights Apparel, Inc. Hanesbrands South Carolina state 2009 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Luxottica Retail EssilorLuxottica Texas state 2009 undisclosed training reimbursement
Essilor - Creekview and Omega Facilities EssilorLuxottica Texas state 2010 $280,161 training reimbursement
Coach, Inc. Tapestry Inc. New York state 2003 $300,000 grant
Coach, Inc. Tapestry Inc. New York state 2003 $40,751 grant
Coach, Inc. Tapestry Inc. New York state 2003 $12,309 grant
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
VF Imagewear VF Corp. Florida state 2012 $35,914 training reimbursement
Luxottica North America EssilorLuxottica Tennessee state 2012 $38,250 training reimbursement
Hanes Brands, Inc. Hanesbrands Arkansas state 2010 $27,410 training reimbursement
Tiffany and Company Jewelers, Inc. LVMH Kentucky state 2011 $200,000 training reimbursement
Tiffany and Company Jewelers, Inc. LVMH Kentucky state 2011 $50,000 training reimbursement
Tiffany and Company d/b/a Tiffany and Company Jewelers, Inc. LVMH Kentucky state 2012 $2,450,000 tax credit/rebate
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
VF Jeanswear Limited Partnership VF Corp. North Carolina state 2011 $94,811 tax credit/rebate
Gentex Optics, Inc. EssilorLuxottica Massachusetts state 1998 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Gentex Optics, Inc. EssilorLuxottica Massachusetts state 2003 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
New Balance Athletic Shoe, Inc. New Balance Massachusetts state 1995 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Reebok International, Ltd. Adidas Massachusetts state 1997 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
NEW BALANCE ATHLETIC SHOE INC New Balance Maine state 2012 $122,247 property tax abatement
REEBOK INTERNATIONAL LTD & UNITARY SUBS Adidas Maine state 2012 $1,188 property tax abatement
PVH CORP PVH Corp. Maine state 2012 $9,868 property tax abatement
COACH INC Tapestry Inc. Maine state 2012 $1,861 property tax abatement
ADIDAS AMERICA INC Adidas Maine state 2012 $1,379 property tax abatement
PVH Corp. and Subsidiaries PVH Corp. New Jersey state 2004 $263,000 grant
Nike Nike Oregon state 2012 $2,021,000,000 MEGADEAL
LENSCRAFTERS EssilorLuxottica Ohio state 2010 $61,000 grant
VF JEANSWEAR LIMITED PARTNERSHIP VF Corp. Oklahoma state 2009 $104,962 tax credit/rebate
VF JEANSWEAR LIMITES PARTNERSHIP VF Corp. Oklahoma state 2010 $75,695 tax credit/rebate
VFJ VENTURES,INC VF Corp. Oklahoma state 2008 $69,953 tax credit/rebate
VFJ VENTURES,INC VF Corp. Oklahoma state 2007 $85,222 tax credit/rebate
Under Armour, Inc. Under Armour Maryland state 2012 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Ralph Lauren Corporation II Ralph Lauren Corp. North Carolina state 2012 $2,455,500 grant
VF Jeanswear Limited Partnership VF Corp. North Carolina state 2012 $31,616 tax credit/rebate
VF Jeanswear Ltd. VF Corp. Alabama state 2013 $7,280 cost reimbursement
VF Jeanswear Ltd. VF Corp. Alabama state 2013 $7,280 cost reimbursement
VF Jeanswear Ltd. VF Corp. Alabama state 2013 $7,280 cost reimbursement
VF Jeanswear Ltd. VF Corp. Alabama state 2013 $7,280 cost reimbursement
VF Jeanswear Ltd. VF Corp. Alabama state 2013 $8,705 cost reimbursement
VF Jeanswear Ltd. VF Corp. Alabama state 2013 $8,705 cost reimbursement
VF Jeanswear Ltd. VF Corp. Alabama state 2013 $8,705 cost reimbursement
VF Jeanswear Ltd. VF Corp. Alabama state 2013 $8,705 cost reimbursement
VF Jeanswear Ltd. VF Corp. Alabama state 2013 $9,954 cost reimbursement
VF Jeanswear Ltd. VF Corp. Alabama state 2013 $9,954 cost reimbursement
VF Jeanswear Ltd. VF Corp. Alabama state 2013 $9,954 cost reimbursement
VF Jeanswear Ltd. VF Corp. Alabama state 2013 $9,954 cost reimbursement
VF Jeanswear Ltd. VF Corp. Alabama state 2013 $20,906 cost reimbursement
VF Jeanswear Ltd. VF Corp. Alabama state 2013 $20,906 cost reimbursement
VF Jeanswear Ltd. VF Corp. Alabama state 2013 $20,906 cost reimbursement
VF Jeanswear Ltd. VF Corp. Alabama state 2013 $20,906 cost reimbursement
VF Jeanswear Ltd. VF Corp. Alabama state 2013 $76,890 cost reimbursement
VF Jeanswear Ltd. VF Corp. Alabama state 2013 $76,890 cost reimbursement
VF Jeanswear Ltd. VF Corp. Alabama state 2013 $76,890 cost reimbursement
VF Jeanswear Ltd. VF Corp. Alabama state 2013 $76,890 cost reimbursement
Vera Bradley, Inc. Vera Bradley Indiana state 2012 $975,000 tax credit/rebate
Vera Bradley, Inc. Vera Bradley Indiana state 2012 $100,000 training reimbursement
Tiffany and Company Jewelers, Inc. LVMH Kentucky state 2013 $1,500,000 tax credit/rebate
Tiffany and Company LVMH Rhode Island state 2013 $184,437 tax credit/rebate
HANES BRANDS INC Hanesbrands Arkansas state 2013 $9,000 training reimbursement
VF Jeanswear Ltd. VF Corp. Alabama state 2013 $11,646 cost reimbursement
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
REEBOK INTERNATIONAL LTD & UNITARY SUBS Adidas Maine state 2013 $2,909 property tax abatement
ADIDAS AMERICA INC Adidas Maine state 2013 $3,629 property tax abatement
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