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Meeting Information
Meeting Type:          Annual
For holders as of:   February 18, 2010
Date: April 27, 2010     Time: 8:30 a.m., Eastern Time
Location:   Jumeirah Essex House, Grand Salon
160 Central Park South
New York, NY 10019
For directions to the Jumeirah Essex House, call 212-247-0300
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Voting Items
The Board of Directors recommends that you vote FOR the following:
  Election of Directors            
  01)    Lee A. Chaden   06)    Ronald L. Nelson    
  02)    Bobby J. Griffin   07)    Richard A. Noll    
  03)    James C. Johnson   08)    Andrew J. Schindler    
  04)    Jessica T. Mathews   09)    Ann E. Ziegler    
  05)    J. Patrick Mulcahy            
The Board of Directors recommends that you vote FOR the following proposal:
To ratify the appointment of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as Hanesbrands’ independent registered public accounting firm for Hanesbrands’ 2010 fiscal year
To transact such other business as may properly come before the meeting or any adjournment or postponement thereof