top shadow
BODY



































Trade Readers:
I am a STORE BUYER or OWNER
I am a Manufacturer’s Rep
I am a Distributor
I am a Textile Supplier
I am a Banker or Factor
I am an OEM Producer
I want to receive more info from this company about its products
I want to receive a catalog from this company
I want to learn more about carrying this brand in my store; have them contact me
I would like to become a manufacturer’s representative for this company; have them contact me
I want to comment on this brand
I am a store owner/buyer who would recommend this brand to other stores

Consumer Readers:
I am a CONSUMER
I am a consumer who wants to purchase garments from this company; have someone contact me
I am a consumer who wants to know how/where to purchase this product

I am a consumer who would like a consumer catalog, if you provide one
I am a consumer who would recommend this brand












current news

Wacoal Hosts Fi(gh)t For the Cure at Macy’s Herald Square


Wacoal mannequins with Fi(gh)t For the Cure boxing gloves.
Wacoal mannequins with Fi(gh)t For the Cure boxing gloves.

(Filed Under wholesale Mastectomy News). On March 25th, Wacoal hosted a Fi(gh)t For The Cure breast cancer-prevention fundraiser at Macy’s Herald Square in New York City. This is one of several Fi(gh)t For The Cure events the company has scheduled at each of its major department store retailers in 2009, which include Saks, Bloomingdale’s and Lord & Taylor.

Through the decade-old campaign, Wacoal provides participants with breast cancer education and complimentary bra fittings in Wacoal or b.tempt’d bras. At each fundraiser, the company donates $2 per woman who signs up for a fitting to Susan G. Komen For The Cure, and $2 additional for every Wacoal or b.tempt’d bra or shapewear piece purchased. According to the company, they have surpassed $2 million in donations to Susan G. Komen, and will make a guaranteed minimum donation of $250,000 this year.

With several products tailored to breast cancer survivors, from soft molded bras for women who have undergone reconstructive surgery to a sports bra, the Fit For The Cure campaign is no far stretch for the company.

But it’s not just about breast cancer prevention. According to Wacoal, research has shown that 8 to 10 women wear the wrong sized bra because they don’t feel comfortable being fitted by a stranger, or their body shapes have changed due to menopause or surgery. The difference is comfort level according to bra fitters Lidra Joyce, Adrienne Gloe and Doreen Williams, who worked the March 25th event. The team stated they passionately uphold their mission to inspire confidence, making sure that every customer leaves the store with a properly fitting product in tow.

For further information on Wacoal’s Fit for the Cure events, visit www.wacoal-america.com.

see more

more wholesale Mastectomy News >>

Published 03-31-2009 by Amanda Torres Price



Comment on this article, brand or product

Disclaimer: The views expressed in comments published on bodymagazine.us are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of Bodymagazine or its staff.















NOTE: Your Email will not be displayed.

Related pictures

Follow BODY on:
twitter FaceBook RSS
Share this article on:
Digg Reddit Stumble

Contact Information: (718)676-4444
Copyright © 2017 Fashion Market Magazine Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
All photos Copyright © 2000-2018 Nick Monjo & Fashion Market Magazine Group. All rights reserved.
Please email any website related issues to bodymagazinefmmg@gmail.com
bottom shadow
*