Gildan Activewear Inc. manufactures and sells apparel products in the United States, Canada, Europe, the Asia-Pacific, and Latin America. . It operates in two segments, Printwear and Branded Apparel. The Printwear segment designs, manufactures, sources, and distributes undercoated activewear products comprising T-shirts, fleece, and sport shirts under Gildan brand. Its activewear products are used in various activities by individuals, including work and school uniforms and athletic team wear, and other purposes to convey individual, group, and team identity. This segment also offers hosiery, legwear, and shapewear products. The Branded Apparel segment designs, manufactures, sources, and distributes branded family apparel, which include athletic, casual, and dress socks, as well as underwear and activewear products, primarily to U.S. retailers. Gildan Activewear Inc. markets its products under various brands, including Gold Toe, Silver Toe, G, PowerSox, Auro, Anvil, Secret, and Silks brands, as well as under licensing arrangements for the Under Armour and New Balance brands. It serves wholesale distributors, mass-market retailers, department stores, national and regional chains, sports specialty stores, and price clubs. The company was formerly known as Textiles Gildan Inc. and changed its name to Gildan Activewear Inc. in March 1995. Gildan Activewear Inc. was incorporated in 1984 and is headquartered in Montreal, Canada.