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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. 

    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...

    Who Made My PPE? Behind-the-Scenes of Gildan’s Mask and Gown Production During COVID-19 Image

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    04-17-20

    Who Made My PPE? Behind-the-Scenes of Gildan’s Mask and Gown Production During COVID-19

    Every year on the same week, Fashion Revolution invites brands and consumers around the world to join a global conversation about supply chain transparency through their recognizable #whomademyclothes? campaign. With this simple question, Fashion Revolution has created a powerful message that cal...

    Gildan Activewear to Start Producing Personal Protective Equipment to Help Slow the Spread of COVID-19 Image

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    04-08-20

    Gildan Activewear to Start Producing Personal Protective Equipment to Help Slow the Spread of COVID-19

    Gildan Activewear Inc. (GIL: TSX and NYSE) today announced that it has joined forces with various business partners to leverage its manufacturing facilities to produce non-medical face masks and isolation gowns in support of the global fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.

    Gildan is working...

    From Program to Possibility: Lily Akter, Quality Assurance Coordinator at Gildan Image

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    03-17-20

    From Program to Possibility: Lily Akter, Quality Assurance Coordinator at Gildan

    Lily joined Gildan in 2010 as a Quality Inspector and has since advanced her career, growing into her current position as Quality Assurance Coordinator. Today, she shares the impact that one of Gildan’s professional development programs has had on her and discusses the importance of supporting wo...

    From Program to Possibility: Sabrina Teixeira, Director of Financial Operations at Gildan Image

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    03-16-20

    From Program to Possibility: Sabrina Teixeira, Director of Financial Operations at Gildan

    For International Women’s Day, we asked Sabrina Teixeira, Director of Financial Operations at Gildan’s headquarters, to share how some of the Company’s initiatives have empowered her as a woman in the workforce. Sabrina chose to talk about the “Leading the Gildan Way” training program, an initiat...

    Gildan Helps Australian Fund-raising Efforts for Bush Fire Charity Thanks to T-shirt Donation Image

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    03-13-20

    Gildan Helps Australian Fund-raising Efforts for Bush Fire Charity Thanks to T-shirt Donation

    Over the last three months, bushfires in Australia have ravaged the country, destroying homes and millions of acres of land. Throughout the nation, people and businesses are coming together to support those impacted.

    In partnership with Fire Fight Australia - Concert for National Bushfire ...

    From Program to Possibility: Favia Marisol Consoro, Knitting Mechanic at Gildan Image

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    03-13-20

    From Program to Possibility: Favia Marisol Consoro, Knitting Mechanic at Gildan

    Favia has worked at Gildan in the Dominican Republic for over 15 years, and during that time, she participated in a variety of Company programs for professional development. In honor of International Women’s Day, she reveals how her experiences in these initiatives have supported her career-devel...

    From Program to Possibility: Asha Weekes, Credit Senior Manager at Gildan Image

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    03-11-20

    From Program to Possibility: Asha Weekes, Credit Senior Manager at Gildan

    Asha Weekes has been with Gildan for over a decade. She started as a Credit Analyst at Gildan’s Barbados office, where she quickly began building her career upon her transition to Supervisor and Manager positions. Now, as a Senior Manager, Asha is sharing her perspectives about the value of suppo...

    From Program to Possibility: Ingrid Miranda, Production Chief at Gildan Image

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    03-11-20

    From Program to Possibility: Ingrid Miranda, Production Chief at Gildan

    Ingrid Miranda joined Gildan in 2010 as a Quality Assurance Auditor in Honduras. She was later promoted to Quality Chief in 2014, and then to Production Chief in 2016. As a woman in leadership, Ingrid shares how she was impacted by Gildan’s “Wonderful Women” initiative and its “Taking the Stage” ...

    From Program to Possibility: Amanda Jackson, Reworks Supervisor at Gildan Image

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    03-10-20

    From Program to Possibility: Amanda Jackson, Reworks Supervisor at Gildan

    Meet Amanda Jackson, Reworks Supervisor at Gildan’s distribution center in Charleston, U.S. Amanda participated in the Leading the Gildan Way program, an 11-month initiative designed to empower employees through leadership development activities and workshops. Today, Amanda shares how she was imp...

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