Operational for more than 85 years, Hanes Companies is a supplier, converter and distributor of nonwoven materials, knits and woven fabrics. It works to meet the fabric needs of the furniture, bedding and textile industries. The company provides textile dyeing and finishing services to multiple markets throughout North America and Europe. Its products also find applications in the landscape, filtration, building, automotive, geotextile markets. Hanes Companies is a part of Leggett & Platt, Incorporated, which was formed in 1883 and is a diversified manufacturer that conceives, designs and produces a variety of engineered components and products. Leggett & Platt, Incorporated is comprised of composed of more than 20 business units, over 20,000 employee-partners and nearly 160 manufacturing locations in approximately 15 countries globally.