GILDAN ACTIVEWEAR INC.
TSX : GIL
NYSE : GIL

GILDAN ACTIVEWEAR INC.

July 31, 2009 09:00 ET

Gildan Activewear Will Hold its 2009 Third Quarter Results Conference Call at 8:30 AM EDT on Thursday, August 13, 2009

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - July 31, 2009) - Gildan Activewear Inc. (TSX:GIL)(NYSE:GIL) will report its fiscal 2009 third quarter results on Thursday, August 13, 2009. A press release will be issued before market open and a conference call is scheduled at 8:30 AM EDT to discuss the Company's results and business outlook.

The third quarter results conference call can be accessed by dialing (800) 261-3417 (Canada & U.S.) or (617) 614-3673 (international) and entering passcode 41809019, or by live sound webcast on Gildan's Internet site ("Investor Relations" section) at the following address: http://gildan.com/corporate/IR/webcastPresentations.cfm. If you are unable to participate in the conference call, a replay will be available starting that same day at 11:30 AM EDT by dialing (888) 286-8010 (Canada & U.S.) or (617) 801-6888 (international) and entering passcode 86204863, until Thursday, August 20, 2009 at midnight, or by sound webcast on Gildan's Internet site for 30 days.

Profile

Gildan is a vertically-integrated marketer and manufacturer of quality branded basic apparel. The Company is the leading supplier of activewear for the screenprint channel in the U.S. and Canada. It is also a leading supplier to this market in Europe, and is establishing a growing presence in Mexico and the Asia-Pacific region. The Company sells T-shirts, sport shirts and fleece 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. The Company's products are also utilized for work uniforms and other end-uses to convey individual, group and team identity. The Company is also a leading supplier of private label and Gildan branded socks primarily sold to mass-market retailers. In addition, Gildan has an objective to become a significant supplier of men's and boys' underwear and undecorated activewear products to mass-market retailers in North America.

Contact Information

  • Investor Relations
    Gildan Activewear Inc.
    Sophie Argiriou
    Director, Investor Communications
    514-343-8815
    sargiriou@gildan.com
    or
    Media Relations
    Gildan Activewear Inc.
    Genevieve Gosselin
    Director, Corporate Communications
    514-343-8814
    ggosselin@gildan.com