Supply Chain Innovation

Forty Seven Brand

All Forty Seven Brand headwear and apparel. Forty Seven Brand's compliance program is accredited by FLA.

From the Forty Seven Brand website: Forty Seven Brand is committed to conducting its business affairs in a socially responsible manner consistent with its ethical accountability for improving the workplace. This Code of Conduct shall apply to all employees, including contractors, subcontractors, and any person or entity involved with the production of Forty Seven Brand products.

On March 4, 2013, the Fair Labor Association (FLA) sent a letter to Peruvian President Ollanta Humala Tasso raising concerns over legislation that currently permits the employment of workers through the use of repeated short-term employment contracts.  Short-term employment contracts do not provide stability of employment, and often erode access to fundamental labor rights. FLA Participating Companies Nike, New Balance, PVH Corp., and 47 Brand have also urged the President to take action. Peruvian legislation allows employers in the country’s garment export sector to hire...

On June 11, 2019, the Fair Labor Association (FLA) received a Third Party Complaint from the union Sindicato de Trabajadores de la Hilandería de Algodón Peruano S.A. concerning issues arising at the factory Hilandería de Algodón Peruano S.A.

47 Brand is a family owned and operated business in Westwood, Massachusetts, incorporated in 1947. The company produces apparel and headwear. The company markets its products in the United States and holds between 400-600 licenses with universities, The College Vault, Major League Baseball, Major League Baseball Cooperstown Collection, Minor League Baseball, National Football League, National Hockey League, Vintage Hockey, United States Tennis Association, 2010 US Open Pebble Beach, National Basketball Association, Hardwood Classics, and the US Open.