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Atlas North LLC   Call 212.279.3211 x161
Business focused company offering stylish sun protective clothing with UV protection. Company's cotton collection of SPF clothing includes hats, shirts, pants, cover-ups, etc for children and women. More products include UPF clothing spf swimwear, sunscreen clothing, SPF clothes, sun grubbies, sun protection umbrellas and more with online shopping for all retail products.
1000 Delsea Drive, Bldg E, Deptford, NJ 08096, USA   (3560)

Sun Solutions Clothing   Call 1-800-895-0010
Caters to individuals and families concerned about the harmful effects of the sun. Company into business since long and offer retail shopping on the website for a complete line of casual clothing designed specifically to protect against harmful UV radiation and over-exposure to the sun.
POB 485, N. Falmouth, MA 02556   (3558)   Call 1-888-970-1600
Offering sun protective clothing, sun protection swim wear, sun hats, and other unique UV protective products for your sun safety. Products also include sun protection umbrellas, plus size ultra violet protective swim wear, men's and women's sun blocking hats and much more with online shopping. Visit the site for complete business information.
5519 Clairemont Mesa Blvd., #163 , San Diego, CA 92117   (3559)

Tuga Sunwear   Call 760-727-3332
Offer sun protection clothing in retail designed to provide greater body coverage, yet still be functional in order to give kids and parents the ability to assure the best sun protection from harmful UV damage, but do so in a fun and fashionable way. Visit the site for online shopping and for more business details.
Online email and phone support   (3557)

Business Information By Mast Directory: A Guide To Sun Protective Clothing Business

When our skin gets overexposure to the sun’s invisible rays then there is a case for skin damage via the sun’s ultraviolet A (UVA) & ultraviolet B (UVB). Skin damage could have both long term and immediate effects. Skin damage such as rashes, sunburn, and tissue & cell damage can lead to skin cancer or even premature wrinkling. That is why sun-protecting clothing is a must for people who are constantly exposed to the sun’s ultraviolet rays.

Sun-protecting clothing is one of the ways you can protect your skin from damage caused by sun’s ultraviolet rays. Apart from UV clothing some other forms of skin protection are sunscreens, banz glasses and beach tents.

There are many different Sun-protective fabrics available in the market place. Some are the run of the mill typical summer fabrics while others have a tighter knitted or woven and are also darker in color. Sun-protective clothes will always have a label listing the garment’s Ultraviolet Protection Factor (UPF) value. This happens to be the protection grade the garment offers against the sun’s ultraviolet (UV) rays. Higher UPF means higher UV rays protection. The UPF value means how much that fabric is going to absorb the sun’s UV radiation. For example, sun protective clothing with a UPF rating of twenty indicated that 1/20th of the sun’s UV radiation shall be absorbed by it.

Sun protective clothing business firms’ offer stylish sun protective clothing with UV protection. The collections of companies such as SPF clothing include shirts, caps, hats, pants, and cover-ups for the entire family.

The sun protective clothing retail shopping business has products that range from $25 anti-sun socks to $26 bicep-to-knuckle “driving sleeves” additionally $150 for "solar-weave" parasols to ensure UV-free strolls. In all, experts say the sun protection business can be currently valued at being worth $3 billion. One of the biggest areas in sun protective clothing business is kids’ clothing which is sold in good quantity in online shopping.

Solar Eclipse is a firm that has a sun protective clothing business set up in Scottsdale, Arizona. It has being trading in sun protective clothing for the last 5 years and mainly sells driving sleeves, driving gloves and sun tan protective gloves. The company projects that sales will reach $2 million this year, double their 2001 level.

Another company Tilley Endurables has been in the sun protective clothing retail business since the mid ‘90s and their products include goofy-looking nylon hats and sun protective swimwear. From the time they started out sales have reached an all time high of $12 million.

In all sales of sun protective clothing all over the world is estimated to be $2 billion and sales have grown at the rate of 10.4% over the past decade. Similarly the sun protective clothing business for children has grown from being negligible to being currently worth $74 million.

An international report regarding the trends and forecasts for the global sun protective clothing business has said in its report that the number of people who sometime or often use a minimum of 1 sun-protective clothing/apparel/gear has reduced between 2003 and 2005. The number of men using sun protective clothing has reduced more as compared to women and children.

When you think of shopping in retail for sun protective clothing there are many things that you can instantly visualize. From hats & caps to sunglasses, gloves, causal pants, sun pants, unisex sun block jacket and lots of other things. The prices for international brands like Polo Raphael, Coolibar etc could range starting from anywhere to $49.95 for causal pants and 59.95 for sun pants to $49.95 for a Unisex Sun Block Jacket.

But what should be the main criteria when out for sun protective clothing shopping. Al most all experts will advise you that Ultraviolet Protection Factor (UPF) value is what you need to look for. Many clothing labels put their UPF value as 50+ but how much more protection they offer above 50 points is not mention. This is what you need to be aware of.

Do not just buy sun protective clothing apparel for it appeal but rather for its protective quality. To ensure your sun protective clothing shopping is a successful one look for clothes that block more than 97% to 99% of the UVA and UVB rays.

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