Alaska Airlines has announced The North American Association of Uniform Manufacturers and Distributors (NAUMD) named Alaska Airlines one of 10 companies that won an award in a 2020 Image of the Year competition, the company said.
The competition is an annual program that recognizes the most fashionable, forward-thinking and innovative commercial apparel designs and the businesses that wear them.
Alaska Airlines was recognized in the Transportation – People category and received the high honor as a Best of the Best award.
Alaska Airlines and their subsidiary Horizon Air are a major American airline headquartered in Seattle, Washington. They are the fifth largest airline in the United States. The company has just under 20,000 uniformed employees.
Alaska Airlines selected internationally recognized Seattle-based fashion designer Luly Yang and Unisync Group Limited to develop the custom uniform collection. The program was built on a foundation of safety as Alaska Airlines became the first airline in the US to certify a custom uniform collection to STANDARD 100 by OEKO-TEX®.
For over four decades, the NAUMD´s Image of the Year Award® Competition has honored uniform manufacturers, distributors and end users that have mastered the concept of fashion and function within image and market planning.
The North American Association of Uniform Manufacturers & Distributors (NAUMD) has served as the voice of the uniform and image apparel industries since 1933. Its 500+ members include manufacturers, designers, producers, and retailers of uniforms, as well as those who produce products and services for the industry at large.