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Gildan to shut four US sock mills
Thursday, 03 February 2011

Montreal - Gildan Activewear is to close its remaining sock manufacturing operation in Fort Payne, Alabama and relocate production to its new Rio Nance facility in Honduras.

With four plants set to close, the move is expected to cost nearly 300 jobs.