2017 TORONTO IMPRINT CANADA SHOW
Technosport Canada announces departure of its sales representative in Vancouver
November 2016 –Technosport Canada would like to inform its clients that Peter Herzog has decided to leave the company to pursue other endeavours.
Since joining the team in 2009, Peter has played a key role in Technosport’s success in Western Canada. Peter’s last day will be Wednesday, November 30th. Technosport Canada, along with the entire industry, would like to wish him all the luck and good fortune in his future endeavours.
Ray Messina, General Manager of Western Canada, and the customer service team will continue to provide clients with the best customer experience and are available to answer any inquiries until a new representative is hired.
Gildan Activewear Announces Proposed Acquisition of American Apparel Brand
November 2016 – Gildan Activewear Inc. (TSX:GIL)(NYSE:GIL) announced that it has entered into an asset purchase agreement (APA) to acquire the worldwide intellectual property rights related to the American Apparel® brand and certain assets from American Apparel, LLC, (American Apparel), a U.S.-based manufacturer of fashion basics, for a cash purchase price of approximately $66 million.
Gildan will also separately purchase inventory from American Apparel to ensure a seamless supply of goods in the printwear channel while the Company integrates the brand within its Printwear business. Gildan will not be purchasing any retail store assets. The closing of the transaction is subject to approvals by the American Apparel bankruptcy process and customary conditions, and is expected to occur during the first quarter of 2017. (more…)
Economic Spotlight: Alberta
September 2016 – Imprint Canada recently published its Energy Intelligence Report.