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Gildan Activewear

Gildan is a leading manufacturer of everyday basic apparel which markets its products in North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Latin America, under a diversified portfolio of Company-owned brands, including Gildan®, American Apparel®, Comfort Colors®, Gildan® Hammer™, Gold Toe®, Anvil®, Alstyle®, Secret®, Silks®, Kushyfoot®, Secret Silky®, Therapy Plus™, Peds® and MediPeds®, and under the Under Armour® brand through a sock licensing agreement providing exclusive distribution rights in the United States and Canada. Our product offering includes activewear, underwear, socks, hosiery and legwear products sold to a broad range of customers, including wholesale distributors, screenprinters or embellishers, as well as to retailers that sell to consumers through their physical stores and/or ecommerce platforms. In addition, we sell directly to consumers through our own direct-to-consumer platforms.

Gildan owns and operates vertically-integrated, large-scale manufacturing facilities which are primarily located in Central America, the Caribbean Basin, North America, and Bangladesh. With over 46,000 employees worldwide Gildan operates with a strong commitment to industry-leading labour and environmental practices throughout its supply chain in accordance with its comprehensive Genuine Responsibility® program embedded in the Company's long-term business strategy. 

    U.S. Cotton Trust Protocol Welcomes Leading Global Apparel Manufacturer Gildan as New Member Image

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    06-23-21

    U.S. Cotton Trust Protocol Welcomes Leading Global Apparel Manufacturer Gildan as New Member

    The U.S. Cotton Trust Protocol welcomes Gildan Activewear and their portfolio of company-owned brands, including Gildan®, Alstyle®, American Apparel®, and Comfort Colors®, as members.
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    06-01-21

    Ethics and Compliance on the Factory Floor

    Employee safety, workplace equity, and the protection of human rights – each are key components to determining a company’s commitment to ethical and responsible practices. But how exactly are businesses making sure that their supply chains are living up to these standards?
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    03-22-21

    A Promising Path Forward for Cotton and Water

    For World Water Day, we sat down with Dr. Andrew Jordan; sustainability advocate and advisor to Cotton Council International (CCI), Cotton Incorporated, and the US Cotton Trust Protocol (USCTP); to get his perspectives on the link between cotton and water.
    Gildan Awarded Silver Class Distinction in the Sustainability Yearbook 2021 Image

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    02-15-21

    Gildan Awarded Silver Class Distinction in the Sustainability Yearbook 2021

    Gildan Activewear Inc. (GIL: TSX and NYSE) has reinforced its position as a sustainable leader in apparel manufacturing with a ninth-consecutive recognition in The Sustainability Yearbook, an award that distinguishes the world’s highest performing sustainable companies.
    Gildan Receives Its 13th FUNDAHRSE Seal for ESG Work in Honduras Image

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    12-04-20

    Gildan Receives Its 13th FUNDAHRSE Seal for ESG Work in Honduras

    Gildan Activewear Inc. (GIL: TSX and NYSE) announced today that it is once again a recipient of the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Seal by the Fundación Hondureña de Responsabilidad Social Empresarial (FUNDAHRSE) in Honduras. This is the 13th consecutive year that Gildan receives this award.
    Gildan Listed on the 2020 Dow Jones Sustainability Index for the Eighth Consecutive Year Image

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    11-17-20

    Gildan Listed on the 2020 Dow Jones Sustainability Index for the Eighth Consecutive Year

    Gildan Activewear Inc. (GIL: TSX and NYSE) announced today that it has been listed on the Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index. This marks Gildan’s eighth consecutive year of inclusion on the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI), recognizing the Company’s success and commitment in areas r...
    Gildan's Annual Breast Cancer Prevention & Awareness Campaign Goes Virtual Image

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    11-02-20

    Gildan's Annual Breast Cancer Prevention & Awareness Campaign Goes Virtual

    For the last ten years, Gildan’s annual “Pink Tour” campaign has helped raise awareness of breast cancer among thousands of women in its facilities in Central America and the Caribbean Basin.
    Gildan Named One of the World's Most Sustainably Managed Companies Image

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    10-14-20

    Gildan Named One of the World's Most Sustainably Managed Companies

    Gildan Activewear Inc. (GIL: TSX and NYSE) announces that it has ranked 32nd overall among The Wall Street Journal’s new ranking of the Top 100 Most Sustainably Managed Companies in the world.
    Gildan Publishes 2019 Genuine Responsibility® ESG Report Image

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    08-20-20

    Gildan Publishes 2019 Genuine Responsibility® ESG Report

    Gildan Activewear Inc. (GIL: TSX and NYSE) announces the release of its 16th Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) report, available on the Company’s dedicated genuineresponsibility.com website. The 2019 ESG report, prepared in accordance with the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) standards: c...
    Meet the People Behind PPE-Production at Gildan Image

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    04-27-20

    Meet the People Behind PPE-Production at Gildan

    Every April, Fashion Revolution’s annual #whomademyclothes campaign unites people and clothing companies through a global conversation about ethics and transparency in the fashion industry; but in the months leading to the 2020 campaign, the world was hit with unusual circumstances surrounding th...

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