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 Year Subsidy Valuesort icon Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
NEW BALANCE ATHLETIC SHOE INC New Balance Maine state 2014 $94,013 property tax abatement
NEW BALANCE ATHLETIC SHOE INC New Balance Maine state 2011 $92,765 property tax abatement
Phillips-Van Heusen Corporation PVH Corp. North Carolina state 2013 $91,674 tax credit/rebate
NEW BALANCE ATHLETICS INC New Balance Maine state 2016 $91,545 property tax abatement
NIKE TENNESSEE Nike Tennessee local 2008 $88,600 property tax abatement
NIKE TENNESSEE Nike Tennessee local 2007 $86,387 property tax abatement
Pvh Corp. PVH Corp. California state 2016 $86,328 training reimbursement
VERA BRADLEY DESIGNS INC Vera Bradley Indiana local 2014 $86,190 property tax abatement
NEW BALANCE ATHLETIC SHOE INC New Balance Maine state 2015 $85,305 property tax abatement
VFJ VENTURES,INC VF Corp. Oklahoma state 2007 $85,222 tax credit/rebate
NIKE TN INC Nike Tennessee local 2012 $83,472 property tax abatement
VERA BRADLEY DESIGNS INC Vera Bradley Indiana local 2008 $80,461 property tax abatement
NEW BALANCE ATHLETICS INC New Balance Maine state 2017 $79,058 property tax abatement
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
NIKE TN INC Nike Tennessee local 2013 $76,032 property tax abatement
VERA BRADLEY DESIGNS INC Vera Bradley Indiana local 2014 $75,870 property tax abatement
VF JEANSWEAR LIMITES PARTNERSHIP VF Corp. Oklahoma state 2010 $75,695 tax credit/rebate
Luxottica US Holdings Corp. EssilorLuxottica New York local 2013 $73,605 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
NIKE TN, INC Nike Tennessee local 2014 $73,351 property tax abatement
Phillips-Van Heusen Corporation PVH Corp. North Carolina state 2014 $73,329 tax credit/rebate
Kate Spade LLC Tapestry Inc. New York local 2003 $71,983 grant
VF OUTDOOR LLC VF Corp. California state 2018 $71,943 training reimbursement
VFJ VENTURES,INC VF Corp. Oklahoma state 2008 $69,953 tax credit/rebate
Phillips-Van Heusen Corporation PVH Corp. North Carolina state 2018 $68,791 tax credit/rebate
NIKE TENNESSEE Nike Tennessee local 2008 $68,205 property tax abatement
LEVI STRAUSS & COMPANY Levi Strauss California state 2007 $62,839 training reimbursement
LENSCRAFTERS EssilorLuxottica Ohio state 2010 $61,000 grant
HANES BRANDS INC Hanesbrands Arkansas state 2015 $60,000 training reimbursement
Nu-Chem/Opti-Source International EssilorLuxottica New York local 2004 $59,345 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Carter's Inc. Carter's Inc. United States federal 2011 $58,322 federal grant
FLAGSHIP PROPERTIES LLC/VERA BRADLEY DESIGNS INC Vera Bradley Indiana local 2004 $57,506 property tax abatement
Sunglass Hut Int'l Inc. (WTC) EssilorLuxottica New York state 2002 $56,676 grant
NIKE TN INC Nike Tennessee local 2009 $56,462 property tax abatement
NIKE TN INC Nike Tennessee local 2010 $56,462 property tax abatement
Vf Outdoor, Llc VF Corp. California state 2016 $52,200 training reimbursement
Hanesbrands, Inc. ( Retraining) Hanesbrands Virginia state 2013 $50,750 training reimbursement
Tiffany and Company Jewelers, Inc. LVMH Kentucky state 2011 $50,000 training reimbursement
NEW BALANCE ATHLETICS INC New Balance Maine state 2018 $49,237 property tax abatement
NEW BALANCE ATHLETICS INC New Balance Maine state 2019 $49,237 property tax abatement
Columbia Sportswear Company Columbia Sportswear Oregon state 2012 $48,411 tax credit/rebate
Luxottica US Holdings Corp EssilorLuxottica New York local 2019 $47,325 tax credit/rebate
VERA BRADLEY DESIGNS INC Vera Bradley Indiana local 2009 $47,300 property tax abatement
Tiffany and Company LVMH New York state 2012 $46,095 enterprise zone
NIKE TN INC Nike Tennessee local 2013 $45,255 property tax abatement
Tri-Supreme Optical, LLC EssilorLuxottica New York local 2016 $44,625 tax credit/rebate
Nike Nike Oregon state 2013 $43,948 tax credit/rebate
Columbia Sportswear Company Columbia Sportswear Oregon state 2012 $42,987 tax credit/rebate
TAYLORMADE GOLF COMPANY, INC., A DELAWARE CORPORATION D/B/A/ TAYLORMADE-ADIDAS GOLF COMPANY Adidas California state 2005 $42,666 training reimbursement
VERA BRADLEY DESIGNS INC Vera Bradley Indiana local 2015 $41,480 property tax abatement
Hanesbrands, Inc. Hanesbrands Virginia state 2013 $41,083 training reimbursement
NIKE TN INC Nike Tennessee local 2011 $41,023 property tax abatement
Coach, Inc. Tapestry Inc. New York state 2003 $40,751 grant
Sunglass Hut International Inc. EssilorLuxottica New York state 2002 $39,260 grant
Luxottica North America EssilorLuxottica Tennessee state 2012 $38,250 training reimbursement
Columbia Sportswear Company Columbia Sportswear Oregon state 2009 $38,031 tax credit/rebate
NIKE TENNESSEE Nike Tennessee local 2008 $36,646 property tax abatement
Milburn LLC (Vera Bradley Designs, Inc.) Vera Bradley Indiana local 2002 $36,120 property tax abatement
Tiffany and Company LVMH New York state 2013 $36,053 enterprise zone
VF Imagewear VF Corp. Florida state 2012 $35,914 training reimbursement
NIKE TN INC Nike Tennessee local 2011 $35,063 property tax abatement
VF Corporation dba Timberland VF Corp. New Hampshire state 2014 $34,486 training reimbursement
PVH Corp. PVH Corp. North Carolina state 2019 $34,396 tax credit/rebate
Tri-Supreme Optical, LLC EssilorLuxottica New York local 2017 $34,318 tax credit/rebate
NIKE TN INC Nike Tennessee local 2009 $34,069 property tax abatement
NIKE TN INC Nike Tennessee local 2012 $34,066 property tax abatement
NIKE TN INC Nike Tennessee local 2013 $33,962 property tax abatement
NIKE TN, INC Nike Tennessee local 2014 $33,884 property tax abatement
Nu-Chem/Opti-Source International EssilorLuxottica New York local 2006 $32,450 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
OptiSource International EssilorLuxottica New York local 2008 $32,149 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
VF Jeanswear Limited Partnership VF Corp. North Carolina state 2012 $31,616 tax credit/rebate
VF Jeanswear Limited Partnership VF Corp. North Carolina state 2012 $31,616 tax credit/rebate
OptiSource International EssilorLuxottica New York local 2007 $31,305 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
NIKE TN INC Nike Tennessee local 2012 $31,162 property tax abatement
NIKE TN INC Nike Tennessee local 2013 $30,528 property tax abatement
Tri-Supreme Optical, LLC EssilorLuxottica New York local 2019 $30,334 tax credit/rebate
NIKE TN INC Nike Tennessee local 2010 $29,018 property tax abatement
KP Sports, Inc. t/a Under Armour Performance Apparel Under Armour Maryland state 2004 $27,776 training reimbursement
Sunglass Hut International Inc EssilorLuxottica New York state 2002 $27,699 grant
ESSILOR LABORATORIES OF AMEIRCA, INC EssilorLuxottica Colorado state 2013 $27,633 tax credit/rebate
Columbia Sportswear Company Columbia Sportswear Oregon state 2008 $27,492 tax credit/rebate
Hanes Brands, Inc. Hanesbrands Arkansas state 2010 $27,410 training reimbursement
Under Armour, Inc. Under Armour Maryland state 2008 $25,000 training reimbursement
Milburn LLC (Vera Bradley Designs, Inc.) Vera Bradley Indiana local 2001 $24,880 property tax abatement
Essilor Labs EssilorLuxottica Colorado state 2015 $24,192 training reimbursement
Milburn LLC (Vera Bradley Designs, Inc.) Vera Bradley Indiana local 2003 $24,080 property tax abatement
NIKE TN INC Nike Tennessee local 2010 $23,143 property tax abatement
Luxottica Retail North America Inc EssilorLuxottica Colorado state $22,771 tax credit/rebate
OptiSource International EssilorLuxottica New York local 2012 $21,329 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
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
Nautica Specialty Retail,Inc. VF Corp. New York state 2002 $20,898 grant
NIKE INC Nike Tennessee local 2008 $20,896 property tax abatement
Columbia Sportswear Company Columbia Sportswear Oregon state 2007 $20,567 tax credit/rebate
OptiSource International EssilorLuxottica New York local 2013 $20,295 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Sunglass Hut International Inc. EssilorLuxottica New York state 2002 $20,111 grant
OptiSource International EssilorLuxottica New York local 2011 $19,625 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
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