November 30, 2020

Mississippi apparel plant wins $10.6 million contract to make military clothing

A Mississippi apparel manufacturer has been awarded a $10.6 million contract for military clothing.

The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports that the award means Golden Manufacturing Co. in the Tishomingo County town of Golden will continue to make garments for the military.

The newspaper reported Friday that the contract is the first of three one-year options issued by the U.S. Defense Logistics Agency associated with a contract awarded in May 2019. The company prodsuce garments for the Navy and the Army.