SOURCE: Tafford Uniforms

October 10, 2007 10:19 ET

Tafford Uniforms Announces First Annual 'Shop for Support' Event

10% of Store Proceeds on October 18th to Be Donated to 'Living Beyond Breast Cancer'

NORTH WALES, PA--(Marketwire - October 10, 2007) -


WHO: Tafford Uniforms, a Philadelphia area-based manufacturer and retailer of medical uniforms, accessories and footwear.

WHAT: 'Shop for Support': Tafford Uniforms' First Annual Breast Cancer Awareness Event at our five Philadelphia-area and New Jersey stores. Ten percent of the day's retail proceeds to benefit Living Beyond Breast Cancer (LBBC). Customers will also have the opportunity to learn more about LBBC's critical education and support programs.

WHEN: Thursday October 18, 2007 from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

WHERE: Tafford Uniforms will be hosting the media at our corporate headquarters' Showroom. LBBC representatives and Tafford executives will be on hand and available for interviews. The Showroom is located at:

        1370 Welsh Rd.
        North Wales, PA 19454

"As a company that serves mostly women working in the healthcare field, Breast Cancer Awareness is an extremely important cause for Tafford," said Gene S. Godick, CEO of Tafford Uniforms. "With over 2.5 million breast cancer survivors in America, we are proud to support Living Beyond Breast Cancer in their mission to improve quality of life and help affected women take an active role in their ongoing recovery and management of the disease."

For more information about this event, please call David Kaplan at (215) 643-9666.

Other Tafford Scrub Shop locations will also be participating in the event. Please see http://www.tafford.com/info/StoreLocations.htm for directions and store hours:

4022 Woodhaven Rd. -                      1455 Route 1 South
Knights Road Shopping Center              (Near Menlo Park Mall)
(across from Franklin Mills Mall)         Edison, NJ 08837
Philadelphia, PA 19154                    Phone: (732) 516-0001
Phone: (215) 612-9188

134 S. 11th Street                        1424 Rt. 70E (Rt. 70 & 295)
Philadelphia, PA 19107                    Cherry Hill, NJ 08034
Phone: (215) 351-6222                     Phone: (856) 427-9969

About Tafford Uniforms

Tafford Uniforms is a leading manufacturer and retailer of nursing uniforms, scrubs, accessories, and footwear. For over 20 years, millions of customers have looked to the Tafford brand for the best in style, quality, customer service, and value. For more information, visit www.tafford.com.

About Living Beyond Breast Cancer

Living Beyond Breast Cancer, based outside Philadelphia, is a national nonprofit organization dedicated to empowering all women affected by breast cancer to live as long as possible with the best quality of life. For more information, visit www.lbbc.org.

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