Gildan is committed to operating responsibly while executing on its financial and strategic objectives and employing disciplined capital allocation to drive high return on net assets and create value for its shareholders. 


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The enhanced Gildan Sustainable Growth strategy

The Gildan Sustainable Growth (GSG) strategy has set the foundation for the Company’s future across three key pillars: 


Capacity driven growth: Expanding our competitive advantage as a low-cost vertically integrated manufacturer​

Innovation: Driving innovation across all facets of our organization​

ESG: Strengthening and leveraging ESG initiatives and strong track record​

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Capitalizing on this strong foundation and the continued execution of the GSG plan which remains core to our business, five key focus strategic priorities were outlined to unlock further growth potential.

Enhanced priorities:

  1. Successfully execute supply chain initiatives to maintain availability, cost leadership, and industry leading margins;
  2. Leverage Gildan’s unique brands and develop distinct commercial capabilities to accelerate growth and strengthen the Company’s market position;
  3. Deepen Gildan’s relationships with existing and prospective retail partners, strengthening the Company’s position as the supplier of choice;
  4. Complement Gildan’s strong North American market position with renewed focus on select international markets to drive growth;
  5. Empower and build world-class talent and leadership to ensure long term resilience of Gildan’s business.

Investors FAQ

How can I get on Gildan’s distribution list?

You can subscribe to Gildan’s email distribution list by entering your email address in the footer of this page in the section “stay informed”.


What is Gildan’s stock ticker symbol?

Gildan is listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange and the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol: GIL.

How can I purchase Gildan stock?

You can purchase Gildan stock through your broker.

Can I purchase shares directly from Gildan?

No, to purchase shares, you must set up an account with a brokerage firm. 

Who is Gildan's transfer agent and registrar?

Gildan's transfer agent and registrar is:

Computershare Investor Services Inc.
100 University Avenue, 8th floor
Toronto, ON
M5J 2Y1
Telephone: 1 800 564-6253
Email: [email protected]

Does Gildan pay a dividend?

Yes, Gildan pays a dividend on its Common Stock. You can find our current quarterly rate here. Future dividends are subject to Board approval.  

When was Gildan’s initial public offering (IPO)?

Gildan went public on the Toronto Stock Exchange on June 26th, 1998 and entered the New York stock Exchange on September 1, 1999. For a history of Gildan’s stock splits, click here 

How do I obtain a copy of your most recent annual or quarterly report?

You can access all these documents in the Reports section of our website.

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