HanesBrands Announces Participation at Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Stifel Nicolaus Investor Conferences

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--()--HanesBrands (NYSE: HBI) today announced that it will participate in the Stifel Nicolaus 2012 Consumer Conference and will present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2012 Consumer & Retail Conference. Both conferences are being held next week in New York City.

HanesBrands management will meet with institutional investors Tuesday, March 6, during the Stifel Nicolaus conference to be held at the St. Regis New York hotel in New York City.

HanesBrands management will make a presentation at 4 p.m. EST Wednesday, March 7, at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch conference to be held at the Palace Hotel in New York City. A live webcast of the presentation will be accessible via the HanesBrands corporate website, www.hanesbrands.com, and an archive of the webcast will be available until June 5, 2012.

Cautionary Statement Concerning Forward-Looking Statements

Statements in press releases, made at investor conferences, or contained in certain other written, electronic and oral communications that are not statements of historical fact are forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, including those regarding our long-term goals and trends associated with our business. These forward-looking statements, if made, are based on current intent, beliefs, plans and expectations, and involve risks and uncertainties that could cause actual future results, performance or developments to differ materially from those described in or implied by such forward-looking statements. The company cautions investors not to place undue reliance on any forward-looking statements and encourages investors to review risk factors contained in the company’s most recent Securities and Exchange Commission reports, including our annual report on Form 10-K, quarterly reports on Form 10-Q, and current reports on Form 8-K, registration statements, press releases and other communications. The company undertakes no obligation to update or revise forward-looking statements to reflect changed assumptions, the occurrence of unanticipated events or changes to future operating results over time.

HanesBrands

HanesBrands (NYSE:HBI) is a leading socially responsible manufacturer and marketer of everyday basic apparel under some of the world’s strongest apparel brands, including Hanes, Champion, Playtex, Bali, JMS/Just My Size, barely there, Wonderbra and Gear For Sports. The company sells T-shirts, bras, panties, men’s underwear, children’s underwear, socks, hosiery, casualwear and activewear produced in the company’s low-cost global supply chain. Hanes has approximately 53,000 employees in more than 25 countries and takes pride in its strong reputation for ethical business practices. More information about the company and its corporate social responsibility initiatives, including environmental, social compliance and community improvement achievements, may be found on the Hanes corporate website at www.hanesbrands.com. Hanes is a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Energy Star Partner of the Year for 2010 and 2011 and is ranked No. 150 on Newsweek magazine’s list of top 500 greenest U.S. companies.

Contacts

HanesBrands
News Media: Matt Hall, 336-519-3386
Analysts and Investors: Charlie Stack, 336-519-4710

Release Summary

HanesBrands to participate in Stifel Nicolaus consumer investor conference and present at Bank of America Merrill Lynch investor conference

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Contacts

HanesBrands
News Media: Matt Hall, 336-519-3386
Analysts and Investors: Charlie Stack, 336-519-4710