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    Gildan Activewear Inc. (GIL)

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    Gildan Activewear Inc.
    600 de Maisonneuve Boulevard West
    33rd Floor
    Montreal, QC H3A 3J2
    Canada - Map
    Phone: 514-735-2023
    Fax: 514-735-6810
    Website: http://www.gildan.com

    Index Membership:N/A
    Sector:Consumer Goods
    Industry:Textile - Apparel Clothing
    Full Time Employees:43,000

    Business Summary 

    Gildan Activewear Inc. manufactures and sells apparel products in the United States, Canada, Europe, the Asia-Pacific, and Latin America. . It operates in two segments, Printwear and Branded Apparel. The Printwear segment designs, manufactures, sources, and distributes undercoated activewear products comprising T-shirts, fleece, and sport shirts under Gildan brand. Its activewear products are used in various activities by individuals, including work and school uniforms and athletic team wear, and other purposes to convey individual, group, and team identity. This segment also offers hosiery, legwear, and shapewear products. The Branded Apparel segment designs, manufactures, sources, and distributes branded family apparel, which include athletic, casual, and dress socks, as well as underwear and activewear products, primarily to U.S. retailers. Gildan Activewear Inc. markets its products under various brands, including Gold Toe, Silver Toe, G, PowerSox, Auro, Anvil, Secret, and Silks brands, as well as under licensing arrangements for the Under Armour and New Balance brands. It serves wholesale distributors, mass-market retailers, department stores, national and regional chains, sports specialty stores, and price clubs. The company was formerly known as Textiles Gildan Inc. and changed its name to Gildan Activewear Inc. in March 1995. Gildan Activewear Inc. was incorporated in 1984 and is headquartered in Montreal, Canada.

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    Key Executives 
    Mr. Glenn J. Chamandy , 54
    Founder, Chief Exec. Officer, Pres and Director
    Mr. Benito A. Masi , 59
    Exec. Vice-Pres of Manufacturing
    Mr. Michael R. Hoffman , 52
    Pres of Printwear
    Mr. Eric R. Lehman , 54
    Pres of Branded Apparel
    Mr. Laurence G. Sellyn , 65
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2014 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
    Currency in USD.