For more than 30 years, The North Face has been the choice of the world's most accomplished climbers, mountaineers and explorers. Athletes whose lives depend on their gear turn to The North Face for stronger, lighter, and more efficient equipment. To engineer such equipment, The North Face's materials specialists and design engineers work with the world's most advanced materials innovators to develop the technologies needed to realize their designs. As long as athletes continue to strive for new challenges, The North Face will continue to engineer the clothing and equipment they need to get there. Never stop exploring.
Carolina Manufacturing has a long and proud history in the textile and retail industry. Founded in 1947, Carolina provided an assortment of products to dime stores, pharmacies, and various retail outlets. They quickly, however, focused on textiles, and became a leading manufacturer of men?s handkerchiefs under the Hav-A-Hank? cmc logonational brand. Through the years, Carolina was one of many successful textile manufacturers in the United States. Today, they are the largest bandanna company in the U.S., offering a mix of domestic and import items. With the loss of the U.S-based textile market to overseas locations, Carolina Manufacturing remains one of the few textile companies with production facilities in the U.S. As the country?s largest bandanna manufacturer, Carolina is constantly introducing new ways to use bandannas along with innovative and attractive designs.