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 Value Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidysort icon
Tri-Supreme Optical, LLC EssilorLuxottica New York local 2009 $6,662 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Liz Claiborne, Inc. Tapestry Inc. New York local 2003 $196,802 tax credit/rebate; 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
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
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
Luxottica US Holdings Corp. EssilorLuxottica New York local 2012 $127,101 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
OptiSource International EssilorLuxottica New York local 2012 $21,329 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
OptiSource International EssilorLuxottica New York local 2013 $20,295 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Luxottica US Holdings Corp. EssilorLuxottica New York local 2013 $73,605 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Under Armour Under Armour Maryland local 2012 $30,000,000 tax increment financing
TAYLORMADE GOLF COMPANY, INC., A DELAWARE CORPORATION D/B/A/ TAYLORMADE-ADIDAS GOLF COMPANY Adidas California state 2005 $42,666 training reimbursement
LEVI STRAUSS & COMPANY Levi Strauss California state 2007 $62,839 training reimbursement
VF Imagewear, Inc. VF Corp. Tennessee state 2008 undisclosed training reimbursement
Luxottica Retail EssilorLuxottica Texas state 2009 undisclosed training reimbursement
Essilor - Creekview and Omega Facilities EssilorLuxottica Texas state 2010 $280,161 training reimbursement
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
Vera Bradley, Inc. Vera Bradley Indiana state 2012 $100,000 training reimbursement
HANES BRANDS INC Hanesbrands Arkansas state 2013 $9,000 training reimbursement
KP Sports, Inc. t/a Under Armour Performance Apparel Under Armour Maryland state 2004 $27,776 training reimbursement
Under Armour, Inc. Under Armour Maryland state 2008 $25,000 training reimbursement
Tiffany & Company LVMH Rhode Island state 2007 undisclosed training reimbursement
HANES BRANDS INC Hanesbrands Arkansas state 2014 $7,000 training reimbursement
VF Corporation dba Timberland VF Corp. New Hampshire state 2014 $34,486 training reimbursement
HANES BRANDS INC Hanesbrands Arkansas state 2015 $60,000 training reimbursement
Hanesbrands, Inc. ( Retraining) Hanesbrands Virginia state 2013 $50,750 training reimbursement
Hanesbrands, Inc. Hanesbrands Virginia state 2013 $41,083 training reimbursement
Pvh Corp. PVH Corp. California state 2016 $86,328 training reimbursement
Vf Outdoor, Llc VF Corp. California state 2016 $52,200 training reimbursement
Essilor Labs EssilorLuxottica Colorado state 2015 $24,192 training reimbursement
Sephora LVMH Mississippi state 2017 $100,000 training reimbursement
Sephora LVMH Mississippi state 2017 $165,396 training reimbursement
VF OUTDOOR LLC VF Corp. California state 2018 $71,943 training reimbursement
PVH CORP PVH Corp. California state 2018 $15,300 training reimbursement
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