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

Tue Jan 22, 2013 5:16pm EST

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  MONTREAL, QUEBEC, Jan 22 (MARKET WIRE) --
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.

Contacts:
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

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