Gildan had a successful quarter as capacity increasesGildan Activewear has posted an increase in both sales and net earnings for its fourth quarter, boosted by a strong performance in its hosiery and activewear sectors. Confirming the ramp up of its ongoing capacity increases, including the construction of its large-scale, low-cost manufacturing complex in Bangladesh, Gildan reported a 9% increase in net sales to $782.7. Net earnings were up 82% to $153.3.