The CFA Works for You!


The California Fashion Association (CFA) is a nonprofit organization established to provide a business-to-business network for apparel industry business owners and executives.

  • Networking with apparel industry CEOs and executives
  • Industry Events Calendar
    • Domestic and International
  • Referrals – Gain access to experts
  • Resources
    • Trend Reports on the Economy
    • Research and Publications; statistics on apparel and textiles
  • Global sourcing options and export opportunities
    • Welcoming International delegations and trade events w
  • Industry Glossaries
    • Environmental Terms
    • Social Media Terms
    • Labor Compliance Manual
    • Labeling Requirements


Designed for business growth and expansion, members stay updated on the current and ongoing issues facing the industry including new legislature and international concerns.

  • Newsletters
    • ‘Essential Reading’ – Roundup of recent and most vital industry updates
    • ‘Protect Yourself’ – Updates on important legislature and issues, including Trademark, Copyright and Design Protection issues
    • ‘Technology by Design’ – Defining new apparel-related technologies
    • ‘CFA News Flash’ – Updates on Federal/State Issues Affecting Fashion Apparel
  • Seminars (virtual & in-person) – Special presentations on relevant topics, featuring CFA member industry experts
  • Fashion Industry Human Resource Association (FIHRA) seminars for HR Managers
    • New Legislation & Trends in Employment Law


Let the CFA promote your company to it’s roster of industry leaders and the media.

  • Newsletters
    • ‘Member Spotlights’ – sent to industry leaders and the media
    • ‘As Seen In’ – Reprinting promotional editorial coverage
  • Event Participation Opportunities – Positioned as industry experts on panel discussions

For specific information or data, please call the CFA office at 213.688.6288