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Monday, August 01, 2016

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August 2016 Supply Demand Update

By Marc Lewkowitz

American Pima Export Sales Finishing the Year on a High

The second last full export sales report for U.S. cotton highlighted strong demand for American Pima. While old crop sales only tallied 300 bales in sales, the focus has shifted to sales/shipments in the new crop year with weekly sales […] Continue reading


Monday, August 01, 2016

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August 2016 Update

By Marc Lewkowitz

As we transition into the last month of summer there is much that has happened so far in 2016 with extensive marketing partnerships, a steady influx of new brands using U.S. grown American Pima cotton, a heightened interest in grown and sewn in America and a move to Supima’s new […] Continue reading


Thursday, June 30, 2016

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Celebrating The Life of Wilbur H. Wuertz

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Wilbur H. Wuertz recently passed away at the age of 93.  Born April 10, 1923 in Revillo, South Dakota to Fred and Eunice Wuertz. Wilbur was the second of five children.  His family moved to Coolidge, AZ in 1929 to farm.

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Thursday, June 30, 2016

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Making It In America

By Marc Lewkowitz

The 4th of July holiday means beaches, BBQ’s and fireworks, all meant to celebrate the USA.  For Supima, it’s the perfect time to highlight American-made brands that have a hand in bringing Supima cotton to market.  From the farmers that grow American Pima cotton to the weavers and manufacturers and […] Continue reading


Tuesday, June 07, 2016

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June Update

By Marc Lewkowitz

Supima is hard at work creating demand for this fall’s harvest and would like to showcase some of the important marketing initiatives currently underway. This edition of our monthly newsletter focuses on several marketing initiatives meant to educate consumers on the benefits of the world famous SUPIMA® cotton.

One brand in […] Continue reading


Monday, June 06, 2016

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June 2016 American Pima Update

By Marc Lewkowitz

Summer is upon us and the temperatures across the growing belt have made their leap into more normal seasonal temperatures. The early spring weather proved to be a bit challenging with cooler temperatures, some isolated rain, wind and even some hail. However, the crop is coming along well with the […] Continue reading


Monday, May 09, 2016

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May 2016 Supply and Demand Update

By Marc Lewkowitz

Demand for American Pima has rebounded from last year through consistent and strong weekly sales. Export sales for American Pima are reported at 470,300 bales as of April 28. This exceeds the export level of 444,600 bales from last year with another 13 weeks to go in this crop year. […] Continue reading


Monday, May 09, 2016

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May Update from Supima’s VP

By Buxton Midyette

Over the years, Supima has worked diligently to develop diverse sources of demand for U.S. grown American Pima cotton. Buyers include top brands across major product categories from home fashion to apparel and include household names like Brooks Brothers and Ralph Lauren.

In this newsletter, we will focus on one […] Continue reading


Friday, April 08, 2016

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April Update

By Marc Lewkowitz

Dear Reader,

Spring has arrived and with it comes the excitement of planting a new American Pima crop along with other less prolific events like the annual ritual of spring cleaning. But this spring, there is something fresh in the air. Supima is re-launching our monthly newsletter featuring a new […] Continue reading


Monday, February 29, 2016

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The Five R’s of Environmental Responsibility: Refuse, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, & ROT

By Guest

By linking worldwide data on solid waste, population density, and economic status, Jenna R. Jambeck and co-authors writing in the Journal Science estimated that 275 million metric tons of plastic waste were generated worldwide in 192 coastal countries in 2010, with 4.8 to 12.7 million tons entering the ocean (Science […] Continue reading


Monday, June 15, 2015

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61st Supima Annual Meeting Registration

By Marc Lewkowitz

Supima looks forward to the opportunity to update our membership with an overview of Supima’s current and future activities. The program will provide an update of Supima’s various promotional and licensing activities, along with an ELS market update in addition to other pertinent news.

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Friday, February 20, 2015

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Lands’ End Luxury with Supima

By Marc Lewkowitz

Over 50 years ago, a small yachting supply company was started by an independent thinker by the name of Gary Comer.

Shop for Supima at Lands’ End

With a vision and appreciation for hardwork and long-lasting, well-made products, Mr. Comer soon found his way to building the foundation […] Continue reading


Thursday, August 28, 2014

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2014 Supima Design Compeittion

By Marc Lewkowitz

2014 Supima Design Competition at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week New York

Supima invites you to watch the live stream event from the 2014 Supima Design Competition right here in the space below on September 4, 2104. The event will begin at 1 p.m. EST and the fashion show will begin at […] Continue reading


Tuesday, July 01, 2014

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60th Supima Annual Meeting Registration

By Marc Lewkowitz

Supima looks forward to the opportunity to update our membership with an overview of Supima’s current and future activities. The program will provide an update of Supima’s various promotional and licensing activities, along with an ELS market update in addition to other pertinent news.

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Supima’s […] Continue reading


Tuesday, April 29, 2014

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Supima Honored with American Image Award

By Marc Lewkowitz

The American Apparel & Footwear Association held the 36th Annual AAFA American Image Awards on April 29 at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York City. The AAFA is a national trade association representing over 1,000 of today’s leading apparel and footwear brands, retailers and the supplier community. The event […] Continue reading