Fashion Resources

AIMS partners with other leaders in the apparel industry. The fashion resources listed here are third-parties
provided as a courtesy reference list only, to assist you with finding industry associations, resources and
services which may be helpful to your business.

Select a category by clicking on the Resource Navigation buttons to view our current resource partners
and affiliates. Resources in each category are listed in alphabetical order. After selecting a category,
scroll down the page to view the contacts.

If you would like more information about becoming an AIMS resource partner or affiliate, please contact us

Financial Services


A global commercial finance company that offers a wide array of products and advisory services to mid-market companies.  CIT specializes in serving the apparel, footwear, furniture, and home furnishings industries, as well as other companies that produce, distribute, and sell consumer products.

Continental Business Credit, Inc.

Continental Business Credit offers a wide range of flexible services designed to address virtually any financial management need, including accounts receivable, financing, factoring, credit and collections, and much more.

Merchant Factors Corp.

Merchant Factors Corp. provides factoring and accounts receivable services to small growing businesses In a variety of industries including textiles, apparel, luggage, furniture, shoes, costume jewelry, linens and bedding and more.

Merchant Max

This leading provider of credit card processing solutions leverages research, in-depth industry analysis, and insight to deliver customized payment solutions to each of its customers.

Transaction Funding, Inc.

Founded in 1993, Transaction Funding, Inc. (TFI), is a traditional accounts receivable factor that provides credit checking, non-recourse credit guaranty, financing, and collection services.  Although TFI specializes in the apparel industry, they are also experienced in many other industries.

Wells Fargo

Wells Fargo is one of the world’s biggest and most well-known financial institutions, and is the largest banking
firm headquartered on the West Coast of the U.S. They offer a variety of small business services, as well as
commercial services for larger corporations.

Hana Financial

Financial, Inc. is a non-bank direct lender specializing in factoring, inventory financing, trade finance, equipment leasing, residential mortgages, commercial real estate loans, and SBA loans. Hana’s factoring division has a state-of-the-art, web-based proprietary system. Based in Los Angeles, CA., Hana provides nationwide service with branches in New York, Atlanta, Maryland, Orange County, and San Gabriel Valley. For the past 18 years, Hana has been known for its agility in catering to and resolving all business needs with attentive, engaging customer service and innovative financial solutions.