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Last update 22 March 2021

Description of economic activities

Manufacture of other outerwear (NACE2 1413)

This company is engaged in the manufacture and supply of branded clothing, including undecorated blank activewear such as t-shirts, sport shirts and fleeces. It was founded in 1984 as Textiles Gildan, Inc. by brothers H. Greg and Glenn Chamandy. The company is headquartered in Montreal, Canada.It is a leading, vertically-integrated marketer and manufacturer of branded basic apparel. It manufactures premium basic T-shirts, sport shirts and sweatshirts for sale in the wholesale imprinted sportswear market of the United States, Canada, Europe, and other international markets. Its product offering focuses on core basic activewear styles sold in various fabrics, weights and colors for the adult, ladies and youth markets. The company markets its products as blanks, which are ultimately decorated by screenprinters with designs and logos for sale to consumers. It distributes products from its distribution centers in Eden, North Carolina; Ontario, California; Montreal, Quebec; Meer, Belgium; Milton Keynes, United Kingdom; and Brisbane, Australia.The company's mission is to deliver better value through better design. Its shares are traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange and New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol <GIL>.
  • GILDAN ACTIVEWEAR INC

  • Canada (CA)
  • Company type: Corporate
  • Parent company: N/A
  • Chief Executive Officer (CEO): Mr William D. Anderson
  • CEO Total remuneration: N/A
  • Website: www.gildan.com

Financial data

Number of employees

N/A
53,000
50,000
50,000

Revenue 1

N/A
2.513
2.54
2.293

EBIT 1

N/A
293.489
362.945
335.138

EBITDA 1

N/A
433.06
501.003
470.342

1 numbers are in millions

  • RepRisk Indicator (last month):  17

Social dialog

  • Transnational Corporate Agreement (TCA): N/A
  • Global Framework Agreement (GFA): N/A
  • Societas Europaea (SE): N/A
  • Bangladesh Accord: N/A

European Works Councils

  • EWC: N/A

Standards and certifications

  • Global Compact: N/A
  • CDP (Carbon Disclosure Project): N/A
  • Modern Slavery Statement:
  • N/A
  • Transparency Index: N/A
  • SA8000 Social Accountability: N/A
  • Integrated report: N/A
  • ISO26000: N/A
  • OECD Guidelines:
  • Social Development Goals (SDGs): N/A

Global Reporting Initiative certification

  • Global Reporting Initiative standards: N/A
  • Global Reporting Initiative GRI G4: N/A

Other company declarations

Other resources

Policies

  • Training policy: N/A
  • Policy to protect the right to health and safety in the workplaces where the company operates: N/A
  • Policy to protect the right to health and safety in the workplaces in the supply chain: N/A
  • Diversity policy: N/A

Universal declarations

Declarations and treaties recognised by the country where the company has its registered office

  • Universal Declaration of Human Rights:
  • European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR):
  • Charter of Fundamental Rights of CDFL Workers (Strasbourg Charter 1989):
  • Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union EU CFR (Nice Charter 2000):
  • Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union TFEU:
  • Registered office in an OECD country:
  • ILO C029 - Forced Labour Convention, 1930 (No. 29):
  • ILO C087 - Freedom of Association and Protection of the Right to Organise Convention, 1948 (No. 87):
  • ILO C098 - Right to Organise and Collective Bargaining Convention, 1949 (No. 98):
  • ILO C100 - Equal Remuneration Convention, 1951 (No. 100):
  • ILO C105 - Abolition of Forced Labour Convention, 1957 (No. 105):
  • ILO C111 - Discrimination (Employment and Occupation) Convention, 1958 (No. 111):
  • ILO C138 - Minimum Age Convention, 1973 (No. 138):
  • ILO C182 - Worst Forms of Child Labour Convention, 1999 (No. 182):

Directives applied in the company offices in EU 27

  • D. 80/987/EEC: N/A
  • D. 89/391/EEC: N/A
  • D. 98/59/EC: N/A
  • D. 2000/43/EC: N/A
  • D. 2000/78/EC: N/A
  • D. 2001/23/EC: N/A
  • Council D. 2001/86/EC: N/A
  • D. 2002/14/EC: N/A
  • D. 2002/73/EC: N/A
  • Council D. 2003/72/EC: N/A
  • EP and Council D. 2005/56/EC: N/A
  • D. 2009/38/EC: N/A
  • D. 2004/25/EC: N/A
  • D. 2011/35/EU: N/A

Presence in main rankings

  • Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations: N/A
  • Global CSR Rep Trak 100: N/A
  • BrandZ Top 100 Most Valuable US Brands: N/A
  • The Worlds Best Multinational Workplaces: N/A
  • The Gartner Supply Chain Top 25: N/A
  • The Worlds Most Innovative Companies: N/A
  • The Diversity Inc Top 50 Companies: N/A
  • Best Global Websites: N/A
  • Green Ranking Global Top 500: N/A
  • Green Ranking Global Top 100: N/A