Inventor of breathable-yet-waterproof Gore Tex fabric, dead at 83
Gore discovered a new form of a polymer in 1969 at a company lab in Newark, Del.
Le Chateau starts producing 500,000 hospital gowns in Canada
Clothing retailer and manufacturer will use its Canadian production facilities to produce the order.
Gildan receives distinction in the 2020 SAM Sustainability Yearbook
The clothing manufacturer achieved a mark between 5% and 10% of the top scores in the Textiles, Apparel and Luxury Goods category
Meet apparel companies holding out against offshore manufacturing
Canadian clothing makers are not only holding out against the offshore tide, they’re growing production by targeting niches.
Roots reports nearly $9.7M Q2 loss amid challenging foot traffic
New distribution centre is operating is at 60% of where Roots wants its capacity to be.
Gildan increasing its manufacturing footprint in Bangladesh [UPDATED]
It purchased a large land parcel to build a vertically integrated plant.
Lululemon Q4 profit soars 80%, beating analyst expectations
The Vancouver-based clothing maker anticipates continued strength.
American Apparel stages comeback with a few twists and a Canadian owner
Gildan Activewear won an auction to buy American Apparel, after it entered bankruptcy protection.
Trump declares trade war on Rwanda over its tariffs on used US clothes
US to suspend duty-free status for Rwanda garments under the trade the African Growth and Opportunity Act trade program.
Plant that makes Major League Baseball jerseys under new ownership
The league announced in December that Under Armour will begin supplying its uniforms in 2020.
Clothing manufacturer Nygard fined $50K for illegal dredging in Bahamas
Supreme Court Justice found him in contempt of court for violating a 2013 order to stop.
Tilley Endurables expands its line with new toques, baseball caps
Canadian manufacturer of Grandpa’s sailing cap is wooing younger customers.
Montreal’s Gildan Activewear acquires American Apparel brand in US$88M deal
Acquisition includes IP right and certain manufacturing equipment, but not American Apparel’s stores.
Gildan signs deal to buy American Apparel brand for $66M
Agreement doesn’t include American Apparel’s retail store assets.
Competition Bureau seeks $4M penalty against Moose Knuckles
High-end clothing-maker rapped over alleged misleading made in Canada claims