SOURCE: Unisync Corp.

April 08, 2015 09:00 ET

Unisync Selected as Air Canada's Uniform Provider

VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - April 08, 2015) - Unisync Corp. (TSX VENTURE: UNI) is pleased to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary, Unisync Group Limited, has been selected by Air Canada to assume the role as the airline's uniform supplier, subject to conclusion of final contract terms. The multi-year agreement would cover over 28,000 employees, domestically and abroad, and include employees of Air Canada, Air Canada rouge®, and Air Canada's regional partners operating under the Air Canada Express® brand. Air Canada, together with its leisure airline subsidiary and regional airline partners, is expected to become Unisync's second largest customer.

The transitioning of existing product and historical data from the previous provider, the establishment of three boutiques in Canada to service employees, and the launch of an enhanced web-based ordering system has been completed.

"The decision to select Unisync as our uniform provider was the result of a comprehensive review of potential suppliers in the market," said Panos Dassios, Air Canada's Manager of Strategic Procurement - Corporate & Shared Services. "We evaluated product expertise, supply chain, social responsibility, innovation, and other factors, and ultimately decided to move forward with Unisync."

Unisync Group President, Carmin Garofalo, commented: "We have worked closely with the Air Canada uniform team and are very proud of what we have accomplished together. The result is a fulfillment process that is specifically geared towards Air Canada. This fulfillment process is like no other in the airline industry and one that we believe to be innovative and cutting edge." 

Canada's uniform provider is pleased to welcome Canada's largest airline!

About Unisync
Unisync Corp. operates through two business segments; Unisync Group Limited of Mississauga, Ontario and Peerless Garments LP of Winnipeg, Manitoba. Unisync Group is a customer focused provider of corporate apparel in Canada, serving a list of leading Canadian iconic brands in a variety of industries. Peerless Garments specializes in the production and distribution of highly technical protective garments, military operational clothing and accessories for a broad spectrum of Federal, Provincial and Municipal government departments and agencies such as the Armed Forces and the RCMP.

Our company goal is to make the process of ordering, receiving and wearing apparel a pleasant experience. We are vertically integrated and a proudly Canadian enterprise with exceptional capabilities in domestic manufacturing and off-shore outsourcing, combined with state-of-the-art web based B2B ordering and distribution systems.

ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD
Douglas F. Good
Chief Executive Officer

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