TITLE

Gildan closes manufacturing facilities

PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
WSA: Performance & Sports Materials;May/Jun2007, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the decision of Canada-based activewear and apparel manufacturer Gildan Activewear to close two sock facilities in Mount Airy, North Carolina. According to the author, the move is part of Gildan's strategy to consolidate sock production at its new facility in Honduras. The company said that the relocation of capacity to offshore facilities was needed in order to be competitive worldwide.
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26392347

 

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