About Us

Our Family Company

Charles River Apparel is a family-owned and operated business that has over thirty years of experience designing superior quality apparel for men, women and children. Founded as a collection of rain jackets, Charles River Apparel is rooted in the New England ideals of value, commitment, and performance. This dedication to our local heritage has guided us through the years to always produce top apparel pieces capable of withstanding the toughest New England elements. Today, as a third-generation family business selling an extensive line of performance outerwear, rainwear, corporate attire, and more, we continually strive to best serve our customers.

We at Charles River Apparel promise to create authentic products, provide outstanding service, and do our best to help our customers reach success. We constantly strive to foster our internal sense of family, creating sustainable relationships and extending compassion to employees, customers, and the community at large. All awhile, staying true to our foundations in New England heritage and spirit. The result of this mission, is to enable our customers, and all those who wear our products, to reach their fullest potential.


Markets Served


Product Lines

  • Promotional Products (Advertising Specialty) Distributors
  • Sporting Goods/Team Dealers
  • Decorators (Screen Printers & Embroiderers)
  • Retail & Department Stores
  • Resort Stores
  • College Bookstores
  • Workwear Dealers
  • Moisture Management [Wicking] Polos and Sport Shirts
  • Windshirts
  • Corporate Wear
  • Team & Spirit Wear
  • Fleece Jackets, Vests & Pullovers
  • Industrial Work Wear
  • Rain Wear
  • Sweatshirts
  • Kids’ Wear (Youth down to Toddlers' Sizes)
  • Big & Tall Apparel