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Important Notice Regarding the Availability of Proxy Materials for the
Stockholder Meeting to Be Held on April 26, 2011

Meeting Information
Meeting Type:     Annual Meeting
For holders as of:   February 17, 2011
Date:   April 26, 2011 Time:   8:30 a.m., Eastern Time
Location:   Hanesbrands’ New York Design Center
260 Madison Avenue, 14th floor
New York, NY 10016
For directions to Hanesbrands’ New York Design Center, call 212-850-2447
You are receiving this Notice of Annual Meeting and Internet Availability because you hold shares in the above named company.
This is not a ballot. You cannot use this notice to vote these shares. This communication presents only an overview of the more complete proxy materials that are available to you on the Internet. You may view the proxy materials online at or easily request a paper copy (see reverse side).
We encourage you to access and review all of the important information contained in the proxy materials before voting.
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Voting Items                  
The Board of Directors recommends
that you vote FOR the following:
1.   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 proposals:
2.   To ratify the appointment of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as Hanesbrands’ independent registered public accounting firm for Hanesbrands’ 2011 fiscal year.
3.   To approve, by a non-binding advisory vote, executive compensation as described in the Proxy Statement for the Annual Meeting.
The Board of Directors recommends that you vote for ONE year for the following:
4.   To recommend, by a non-binding advisory vote, the frequency of future advisory votes regarding executive compensation.
5.   To transact such other business as may properly come before the meeting or any adjournment or postponement thereof.