Fox River Mills

Since its beginning in the Fox River Valley of Appleton, Wisconsin, in 1900, Fox River Mills, Inc. has been committed to producing quality knitted socks and handwear. Fox River was founded on the principle of offering a superior product with great service at a fair price. Today, Fox River Mills in one of the leading outdoor, athletic and casual sock manufacturers in the world.

During its first 60 years, Fox River manufactured socks, mittens and gloves primarily for hunters, fishermen and lumberjacks. In the early 1960s, Fox River extended its product line to include new and innovative styles and colors to keep pace with the expanding active sports market. Products such as their patented, award-winning, Wick Dry socks, naturally antimicrobial X-STATIC –The Silver Fiber socks, styles certified by NASA for use in space, anatomical styles, a line of sport-specific socks designed to fit a woman’s foot, organic merino socks, products enhanced with all-natural bug repellents, and the latest socks made with the Ingeo a biodegradable, corn-based fiber, are examples of the many unique and creative products being developed for over a century by the Fox River team.


Children, Womens, Mens


Better, Moderate


Hosiery & Socks



227 Poplar Street

Osage, IA US

Main 641.732.3798

Fax 641.732.3375