Gildan Activewear reports Third Quarter results

November 2, 2017 – Gildan Activewear Inc. (GIL: TSX and NYSE) announced its results for the third quarter ended October 1, 2017. The company generated strong earnings per share growth during the third quarter, with EPS of $0.52 and adjusted EPS of $0.53 (all figures US), up 6% compared to the prior year.


Stormtech appoints new Canadian Sales Manager

November 1, 2017  – Stormtech Performance Apparel is pleased to announce the appointment of Mike Oliver as its new Canadian Sales Manager. Mike will be responsible for Western Canada and designated National Strategic Key Accounts. (more…)

Aprons ‘n More Inc. Purchases Gayla Canada’s Sewing Business

November 1, 2017 – Aprons ‘n More Inc. is proud to announce that it has purchased Gayla Canada’s promotional product sewing business, effective immediately. (more…)

HanesBrands Acquires Alternative Apparel

October 24, 2017 – HanesBrands—the Winston-Salem, N.C.–headquartered owner of basics brand Hanes, athletic band Champion and lingerie brand Maidenform—has announced that it has acquired Alternative Apparel, headquartered in Norcross, GA. (more…)

AJM International Hires New Toronto/GTA Rep

October 5, 2017 – AJM International has announced that it has hired Mark Post as its new sales representative for the Toronto-GTA region.
Mark will be based in AJM’s Mississauga office and can be contacted at markp@ajmintl.com.

Gildan to Participate at CIBC 16th Annual Eastern Institutional Investor Conference

Sept 21, 2017 – Gildan Activewear Inc. announced that Rhodri J. Harries, Executive Vice-President, Chief Financial and Administrative Officer, will participate in an interactive discussion on Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 8:00 AM EDT at the CIBC 16th Annual Eastern Institutional Investor Conference to be held in Montreal, Quebec.

A live audio webcast of the discussion will be available on Gildan’s website at http://www.gildancorp.com/events, as well as a replay of the webcast, after the conclusion of the discussion, for the next 30 days.

Gildan Included In the Dow Jones Sustainability Index for Fifth Consecutive Year

September 15, 2017 – Gildan Activewear Inc. (GIL: TSX and NYSE), has been included in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI World Index) for the fifth consecutive year and the DJSI North American Index for the second consecutive year. Gildan remains the only North American company in the Textiles, Apparel and Luxury Goods industry group listed in the DJSI World Index.


WICS/PQ Show Reflects Industry Optimism

DJN2It5VwAAE7V5September 11, 2017 – The 2017 Western Imprint Canada Show returned to Calgary, Alberta on September 8th & 9th with its strongest event in years, reflecting the increased optimism for the industry’s market turnaround after years of struggle.

With a strong trade buyer presence and an impressive turnout of end-buyers for the inaugural PromoQuest event, attendees and exhibitors alike were expressing an expectation of better times coming for the industry.

The Imprint Canada Show next travels to Toronto, January 5th & 6th, 2018 at the Toronto Congress Centre. The Show will return to western Canada in September 2018, to celebrate its 20th anniversary in Calgary!

promocatalyst appoints Director of Operations and Business Development

Sept 6, 2017 – promocatalyst is pleased welcome Bobby Ramjist as Director of Operations and Business Development.