Gildan Activewear Will Hold its Fiscal 2013 First Quarter Conference Call at 5:00 PM ET on February 6, 2013 and its Annual Meeting of Shareholders at 10:00 AM ET on February 7, 2013

Tue Jan 22, 2013 5:16pm EST

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Gildan Activewear Inc.

January 22, 2013 - 05:16:08 PM

Gildan Activewear Will Hold its Fiscal 2013 First Quarter Conference Call at
5:00 PM ET on February 6, 2013 and its Annual Meeting of Shareholders at 10:00
AM ET on February 7, 2013

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Jan. 22, 2013) - Gildan Activewear Inc.
(TSX:GIL)(NYSE:GIL) will report its fiscal 2013 first quarter results on
Wednesday, February 6, 2013. A press release will be issued after market close
and a conference call is scheduled for that same day at 5:00 PM ET to discuss
the Company's results and business outlook. The Company will hold its annual
meeting of shareholders at the Centre Mont-Royal, in Montreal, Quebec the
following morning, on Thursday, February 7, 2013, at 10:00 AM ET.

The first quarter results conference call can be accessed by dialing (800)
447-0521 (Canada & U.S.) or (847) 413-3238 (international) and entering
passcode 34069901, or by live sound webcast on Gildan's website ("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 8:00 PM ET by dialing (888) 843-7419 (Canada & U.S.) or (630)
652-3042 (international) and entering passcode 34069901#, until Wednesday,
February 13, 2013 at midnight, or by sound webcast on Gildan's corporate
website for 30 days following the live webcast. The annual meeting of
shareholders will be transmitted live by sound webcast on the Company's
corporate website at the same address as above. A replay will be available the
next day on Gildan's corporate website site for 30 days.

About Gildan

Gildan is a leading supplier of quality branded basic family apparel,
including T-shirts, fleece, sport shirts, socks and underwear. The Company
sells its products under a diversified portfolio of Company-owned brands,
including the Gildan(R), Gold Toe(R) and Anvil(R) brands and brand extensions,
as well as under licensing arrangements for the Under Armour(R) and New
Balance(R) brands. The Company distributes its products in printwear markets
in the U.S. and Canada, where Gildan(R) is the industry-leading brand, and the
Company is increasing its penetration in international printwear markets. The
Company is also one of the largest suppliers of branded athletic, casual and
dress socks for a broad spectrum of retailers in the U.S., and is developing
Gildan(R) as a consumer brand for underwear and activewear.

Gildan owns and operates vertically-integrated, large-scale manufacturing
facilities which are primarily located in Central America and the Caribbean
Basin to efficiently service the replenishment needs of its customers in the
printwear and retail markets. Gildan has over 30,000 employees worldwide and
is committed to industry-leading labour and environmental practices in all of
its facilities. More information about the Company and its corporate
citizenship practices and initiatives can be found at its corporate websites
www.gildan.com and www.genuinegildan.com, respectively.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT: 
Investor Relations
Sophie Argiriou
Director, Investor Communications
(514) 343-8815
sargiriou@gildan.com


Media Relations
Genevieve Gosselin
Director, Corporate Communications
(514) 343-8814
ggosselin@gildan.com