These companies must also deal with damage to roads, bridges and power systems. Hanesbrands' contractors in Haiti mostly make men's casualwear and underwear T-shirts. Like Gildan, Hanesbrands plans to up its production in the Dominican Republic, Central America and Asia, as a result. -- Reported by Jeanine Poggi in New York. Follow TheStreet.com on Twitter and become a fan on Facebook.
The troubled retailer, which plans to sell its intellectual property to Gildan Activewear, emerged from a previous bankruptcy only in February and pushed its U.K. business into administration last week.