November 23, 2006
Gildan Activewear Will Hold its 2006 Fourth Quarter Results Conference Call at 10:00 AM EST on December 7, 2006
Montreal, November 23, 2006 - Gildan Activewear Inc. (NYSE: GIL; TSX: GIL) will report its fiscal 2006 fourth quarter results on Thursday, December 7, 2006. The Company will also update its fiscal 2007 EPS guidance. A press release will be issued before market open and a conference call is scheduled for that same day at 10:00 AM EST.
The conference call can be accessed by dialing 800-261-3417 (Canada & U.S.) or 617-614-3673 (international) and entering passcode 37448625, or by live sound web cast on Gildan's Internet site ("Investor Relations" section) at the following address: www.gildan.com. If you are unable to participate in the conference call, a replay will be available starting that same day at 12:00 PM EST by dialing 888-286-8010 (Canada & U.S.) or 617-801-6888 (international) and entering passcode 88091542, until Thursday, December 14, 2006 at midnight, or by sound web cast on Gildan's Internet site for 30 days.
Gildan is a vertically-integrated marketer and manufacturer of quality branded basic apparel. The Company is the leading supplier of activewear for the wholesale imprinted sportswear market in the U.S. and Canada, and also a leading supplier to this market in Europe. The Company sells T-shirts, sport shirts and sweatshirts in large quantities to wholesale distributors as undecorated “blanks”, which are subsequently decorated by screenprinters with designs and logos. Consumers ultimately purchase the Company’s products, with the Gildan label, in venues such as sports, entertainment and corporate events, and travel and tourism destinations. Other end-uses include work uniforms and similar applications to convey individual, group and team identity. In addition to continuing its growth within the wholesale channel, Gildan is implementing a major new growth initiative to sell athletic socks, underwear and activewear to mass-market retailers in North America.
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