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Alta Gracia today announced a partnership with Dallas Cowboys Merchandising
06 / 12 / 2017

Alta Gracia, based in Spartanburg, SC and a leader in ethically produced apparel, today announced a partnership with Dallas Cowboys Merchandising, Ltd. and 289c Apparel, Ltd. to develop a new line of garment dyed T-shirts. The line will be available this fall where Dallas Cowboys fan apparel is sold.
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Barnes & Nobles College Helps Change Lives
08 / 12 / 2013

Doing business ethically pays off. "Last year, the single, largest selling item in our stores was the Alta Gracia rolled t-shirt. We were willing to pay a little more for it than other marketplace rolled tee options, so that we could tell an important story about giving back," explained Friedman.
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A Thread of Hope
11 / 12 / 2012

By: Jacob Kushner At a factory in Latin America, workers are sewing UW apparel, providing for their families, and spreading hope that the global textile industry can change.
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From the factory to the gridiron
09 / 25 / 2012

"I can attest that student solidarity through buying Alta Gracia apparel is having an incredible impact on the community where Alta Gracia's factory is located in the Dominican Republic."
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Fordham Expands Its Alta Gracia Clothing Line
09 / 26 / 2012

The Fordham University Bookstore has recently strengthened its relationship with the college apparel manufacturer, Alta Gracia, through its purchase of over 1,500 units of clothing from the vendor, Alta Gracia is not just a typical collegiate clothing manufacturer, as it is considered "a pioneer in ending the use of poverty-wage sweatshops," according to BNC News.
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NSW hosts US ethical manufacturing leader
02 / 03 / 2012

Invest in Australia - March 26, 2012. The NSW Government is partnering with the United States Studies Centre at the University of Sydney to host one of America’s most successful ethical manufacturing leaders, Knights Apparel CEO Joe Bozich, Deputy Premier and Minister for Trade & investment Andrew Stoner said today.
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Apparel Company First to Pay Living Wage
02 / 10 / 2011
Louisiana State University at Baton Rouge - The Daily Reveille by Frederick Holl - September 6, 2010 Every fall, University students flock to retailers around campus to buy clothes and show off their Tiger pride, but they rarely think of the people who make the products they buy. One company is trying to change that.
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Bookstore Apparel Promotes Global Good
02 / 10 / 2011
Florida A&M University in Tallahassee - The Famuan by Ashley Hogans - September 3, 2010 Maritza Vargas, a working mother in the Dominican Republic, can now afford to continue her children's education and no longer has to worry about struggling to feed her family and pay rent. "All four of my children shared one room and now we each have our own space, so we can have our own privacy and that's been really great for me," said Vargas, the president of the union in the Dominican Republic and an apparel worker at Alta Gracia.
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PSU Supports Workers' Rights Efforst At Knights
02 / 10 / 2011
Penn State University - The Daily Collegian by Micah Wintner - September 2, 2010 The minimum wage required by law in the Dominican Republic is $140 per month, but Knights Apparel pays its workers $500 per month. Knights Apparel, which makes it a goal to pay its workers a living wage, has set up a factory in Villa Altagracia, a village in the Dominican Republic, Knights Apparel CEO Joe Bozich said in a teleconference. "I think the thing that really makes Alta Gracia different is the wages and the benefits," Bozich said. "This can truly be a pathway out of poverty."
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New Clothing Comes To Co-op
02 / 09 / 2011
The University of Connecticut - The Daily Campus By Garrett Gianneschi - September 2, 2010 A new, socially conscious clothing brand is looking to redefine the way international manufacturers do business. They are requesting your help. Alta Gracia, a Dominican Republic-based company, is the first and only collegiate logo apparel manufacturer who pay their workers a “living wage,” not just the minimum wage, according to Joe Bozich, CEO of Knights Apparel, the sponsoring company.
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New Product Line Made in Safe Work Setting
02 / 09 / 2011
The University of Miami - The Miami Hurricane by By Nicolette Roque September 2, 2010 The University of Miami, in conjunction with Follett Higher Education Group, will now be selling a new product line that adheres to fair labor practices. Knights Apparel, the leading producer of collegiate apparel sold in campus bookstores, is proud to bring their Alta Gracia clothing brand to hundreds of college campuses, including Miami.
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Alta Gracia Starts “Living Wage” Movement
02 / 09 / 2011
Old Dominion University - Mace & Crown By Christian Ernst September 8, 2010 Every student buys a college sweatshirt or t-shirt or some apparel during their tenure at school, with a variety of choices. Now, one company, Alta Gracia, who produces the Knight’s Apparel, is separating themselves from the field with a humanitarian movement, and will be available for purchase at the Mon¬arch Bookstore in the near future.
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