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Gildan

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.

$2.8B

in revenue

in 2019

$227M

in free cash flow

in 2019

$368M

returned to

shareholders in 2019

Our strategy : focusing on what we do best

We believe we can create value by focusing on what we do best. That’s why our strategic growth drivers are routed in our core competencies. To execute our strategy successfully we have defined a Back to Basics framework focused on: simplifying our product portfolio; driving our manufacturing cost advantage and flexibility; and optimizing our distribution network and infrastructure.

 

 

Key strategic growth drivers

 

Growing our imprintable brands
Growing our imprintable brands

As the leader in the North American imprintables channel in basics products, we are now driving market share penetration in the growing fashion basics segment. Trying to replicate our North American success, we are also growing our share internationally as incremental manufacturing capacity for these markets comes online.

Growing our imprintable brands

As the leader in the North American imprintables channel in basics products, we are now driving market share penetration in the growing fashion basics segment. Trying to replicate our North American success, we are also growing our share internationally as incremental manufacturing capacity for these markets comes online.

Driving new opportunities with our retail brands
Driving new opportunities with our retail brands

Grow the Gildan family of brands with key retailers and leverage on-line marketplaces.

Driving new opportunities with our retail brands

Grow the Gildan family of brands with key retailers and leverage on-line marketplaces.

Capitalizing on shift to private brands
Capitalizing on shift to private brands

Partner with select retailers and brands to supply large scale basic apparel programs.

Capitalizing on shift to private brands

Partner with select retailers and brands to supply large scale basic apparel programs.

Quarterly reports

Current and past annual reports, quarterly reports, proxy circulars, and annual information forms are available here.

Your contacts

Our dedicated investor communications team is here to answer your questions:

Sophie Argiriou

Vice President, Investor Communications

1 (514) 340-8921

Elisabeth Hamaoui

Manager, Investor Communications

1 (514) 340-8921

FAQ

How can I get on your distribution list?

You can subscribe to our email distribution list by entering your email address in the footer of our investors overview here.

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?

Please contact your stock broker for assistance.

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 and the current quarterly rate is $0.154 per share. Future dividends will be subject to Board approval.  

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

Gildan went public on the Toronto Stock Exchange on June 26th, 1998 at CAD $ per share, on a split-adjusted basis and entered the New York stock Exchange on September 1, 1999.  For a history of Gildan’s stock splits, go here.

What is Gildan’s fiscal year end?

Gildan’s 2020 fiscal year began on December 30, 2019 and ends on January 3, 2021. The 2020 fiscal year will span over a 53-week period with an extra week in the fourth quarter.  For our reporting calendar please go to our events page.

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.