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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. 

    From Program to Possibility: Gildan Explores the Impacts of Their Leadership and Development Programs for International Women’s Day Image

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    03-09-20

    From Program to Possibility: Gildan Explores the Impacts of Their Leadership and Development Programs for International Women’s Day

    For International Women’s Day, Gildan is honouring the spirit of this year’s theme, “An equal world is an enabled world”, with a mini-series that revisits some of the Company’s initiatives focused on professional development and women’s empowerment. In doing so, the mini-series aims to explore ho...

    Gildan Receives Bronze Class Distinction in the 2020 SAM Sustainability Yearbook Image

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    02-04-20

    Gildan Receives Bronze Class Distinction in the 2020 SAM Sustainability Yearbook

    accGildan Activewear Inc. (GIL: TSX and NYSE) is pleased to announce that the Company has been included in the 2020 SAM Sustainability Yearbook for the eighth-consecutive year. This year, Gildan received a Bronze Class distinction signifying that Gildan achieved a mark between 5% to 10% of the to...

    Gildan Reaches Leadership Level in CDP's 2019 Scores for Corporate Transparency and Action on Climate Change Image

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    01-23-20

    Gildan Reaches Leadership Level in CDP's 2019 Scores for Corporate Transparency and Action on Climate Change

    Gildan Activewear Inc. (GIL: TSX and NYSE) is pleased to have been included in the leadership band in CDP’s 2019 scores for corporate transparency and action on climate change. Companies scoring within the leadership band are recognized for their transparent and comprehensive disclosure of climat...

    Gildan Receives FUNDAHRSE Seal for Its Operations in Honduras Image

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    09-25-19

    Gildan Receives FUNDAHRSE Seal for Its Operations in Honduras

    Gildan Activewear Inc.  is once again a recipient of the Corporate Social Responsibility Seal awarded by the Foundation for Corporate Social Responsibility in Honduras (FUNDAHRSE).

    “We work to be a positive contributor to both the people and the communities in the regions where we have ope...

    Gildan Launches Its 2018 Genuine Responsibility™ Sustainability Report and Updated CSR Website Image

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    09-09-19

    Gildan Launches Its 2018 Genuine Responsibility™ Sustainability Report and Updated CSR Website

    Gildan Activewear Inc. (GIL: TSX and NYSE) announces the release of its 15th Genuine Responsibility™ 2018 Sustainability report available on its dedicated website www.genuineresponsibility.com. This year’s report, prepared in accordance with the GRI Standards: Comprehensive option, hig...

    Gildan Joins Top Companies to Drive Business Ethics Image

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    02-13-19

    Gildan Joins Top Companies to Drive Business Ethics

    Gildan has joined Ethisphere’s Business Ethics Leadership Alliance (BELA); a global community of companies who recognize the value of ethical leadership and who are working together to move forward with ethics and integrity.

    “Being part of a collaborative community focused on sharing of be...

    Gildan Listed on the 2018 Dow Jones Sustainability Index Image

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    09-14-18

    Gildan Listed on the 2018 Dow Jones Sustainability Index

    Gildan Activewear Inc. (GIL: TSX and NYSE), announced today that the Company has been included on the Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index.  This is the sixth consecutive year that Gildan has been included on the Dow Jones Indices.

    “We are proud to again be included on the Dow Jone...

    Gildan Releases 2017 Genuine Responsibility™ Report and New CSR Website Image

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    08-14-18

    Gildan Releases 2017 Genuine Responsibility™ Report and New CSR Website

    Gildan Activewear Inc. (GIL; TSX and NYSE) announces the release of its Genuine Responsibility™ 2017 report now available on its new dedicated CSR website www.genuineresponsibility.com. This year’s report, once again prepared in ...

    Gildan Donates $570,000 to Refurbish Majoncho Sosa Community Park in Honduras Image

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    05-15-18

    Gildan Donates $570,000 to Refurbish Majoncho Sosa Community Park in Honduras

    Gildan Activewear Inc. (GIL: TSX and NYSE) is announcing the opening of a newly refurbished community park in San Pedro Sula, Honduras, which was inaugurated yesterday by President Juan Orlando Hernández, Gildan representatives and members of the community.  This park is the largest in the city, ...

    American Apparel Launches New Pencils of Promise Collection to Support Literacy in Developing Countries Image

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    11-14-17

    American Apparel Launches New Pencils of Promise Collection to Support Literacy in Developing Countries

    American Apparel has launched a capsule collection  of hoodies, t-shirts and bags in support of Pencils of Promise (POP) to fund the constructi...

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