Higg Index – What is it?

As a member of the Sustainable Apparel Coalition (SAC), Edwards measures results using the Higg Index for brands and retailers.  By using this measurement tool, Edwards can track, measure, and share our sustainability progress with our supply chain partners and key stakeholders.  Beginning with material sourcing to what happens at the end of a garments […]

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Edwards Celebrates 3+ Years with SAC, the Sustainable Apparel Coalition

Edwards is celebrating our 3+ years with the Sustainable Apparel Coalition (SAC).  SAC is a group of over 250 global brands, retailers, and related organizations committed to improving supply chain sustainability in the apparel and textile industries.  The membership spans 36 countries and brings together expertise from across the globe to develop solutions that redefine […]

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Edwards Announces Leadership Changes

Kalamazoo, Michigan – Edwards Garment Co., known as Edwards, a trusted top 40 image apparel supplier, today announced several changes to its leadership.  Gary Schultz, President and CEO, announced his decision to transition to retirement.  He will maintain his leadership role as CEO for the organization and will continue to advise the new President Jose […]

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Bull or Bear, Time to Rebalance Your Image Apparel Program

Financial Markets always bring back memories of visiting the New York Stock Exchange. I actually saw the hustle of Wall Street trading back in the day. Today you don’t have to travel far to invest because a financial institution is right down the street. Is it time for your local financial institutions to have a […]

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On The Road Again!

Nearly every data source tracking transportation activity (rail, truck, bus, air, pipeline and local delivery) is showing not only strong growth against last year’s pandemic-impacted lockdown period, but it is still trendingwell above 2019 levels and is expected to continue to do so. What does that mean for the transportation industry? Hiring, hiring and more […]

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The Wheels on the Bus Go Round and Round

Great news, in person learning is back in vogue for Fall 2021. As educational institutions get back at it, I’m sure most will take a look at their uniforms after they’ve had an 18 month hiatus and realize … well they look a bit shabby! And, let’s face it, everyone wants NEW clothes for their […]

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Happy Chef, Happy Dining, Happy Me!

It is nice to dine out again, right? I totally agree. And it’s great that dining out doesn’t mean “outdoor seating” as restaurants bring “indoor dining” back. With this renewed experience comes additional staffing for the kitchen area. Does the team need a uniform refresh? A study published in the Harvard Business Review found that […]

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Spring Must-Have Sweaters

Your wardrobe isn’t complete without these soft knit sweaters and their wear-all-day comfort. So, if you need to purchase sweaters for your uniform program or just for personal use, these are my absolute fabulous picks. Open Front Cardigan with Pockets | #7053 This next generation of open cardigan offers a textured weave with a cross-over […]

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Sweet Spring Arrivals!

23 Fabulous Styles Sure To Be Favorites You’ll absolutely love, love, love this pant. This Ponte knit is definitely the best looking, most comfortable pant you’ll ever wear. Perfect for your wardrobe or a uniform program. Showcasing a slim fit, this pant provides all day comfort and comes in short 28″, regular 30″ and tall […]

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