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Research and Markets: Hosiery Market in the US 2015-2019 with Gold Toe-Moretz, Golden Lady, Hanes & LVMH Dominating

September 24, 2015
By Business Wire News


Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the “Hosiery Market in the US 2015-2019” report to their offering.

The hosiery market in the US to grow at a CAGR of 2.25% during the forecast period 2014-2019.

The report, Hosiery Market in the US 2015-2019, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. It also covers the landscape of the hosiery market in the US and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Vendors are using laser technology and ultrasonic technology to improve the accuracy of fabric cutting. Laser technology provides better edge cutting for fabrics of various thicknesses. This technology also reduces the time for changing the cutting heads in different fabrics, thus increasing productivity. Ultrasonic technology helps in cutting all fabrics with sealed edges to prevent their fraying. With advances in technology, wastage can be reduced, which allows sustainable utilization of resources and enhances profit margins of vendors.

According to the report, increase in the obese population in the US is driving market growth. More than one-third of the country’s women population is obese, which has increased the demand for plus-size clothing.

Further, the report states that increased use of trousers as casual wear by women has decreased the sale of hosiery.

Key vendors

  • Gold Toe-Moretz
  • Golden Lady
  • Hanes
  • LVMH

Other prominent vendors

  • Accorn Products
  • Alba Waldensian
  • Albertville Knitting
  • Americal
  • Bossong Hosiery Mills
  • Brown Wooten Mills
  • Carolina Hosiery Mills
  • Fine Sheer Industries

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Sector: Lingerie and Hosiery, Lingerie and Hosiery