Newark, N.J. – Mitch Cahn (right), President of Unionwear, provides a tour of his Newark, N.J., ball cap manufacturing facility to Coast Guard Capt. Robert R. Mckenna, Commander of Community Services Command, Bernard Reiner, a Coast Guard Auxiliary congressional liaison officer, Rear Adm. Daniel R. May, Commander of Personal Service Center, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2011. The Coast Guard presented Unionwear a Certificate of Appreciation for their outstanding efforts, providing on-time delivery of the Coast Guard’s new standard uniform ball cap.
Coast Guard and the Department of Homeland Security recognized Newark’s Unionwear for delivering 50,000 units of newly developed uniform headwear in under 90 days.
Video: Unionwear in Newark provides ‘boonie caps’ for U.S. Military: About half of the production in Newark’s Unionwear facility is military-related – which keeps the uniforms that our servicemen wear truly “Made in America”. (Video by Sarah Portlock / The Star Ledger)