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Canada Goose (Metro Sportswear Ltd.) named one of Canada's fastest-growing companies
For two consecutive years, Canada Goose ranks on PROFIT 100
TORONTO, June 5, 2007 â€“ Significant and steady growth has landed Metro Sportswear Ltd., the Canadian manufacturer/brand owner of Canada Goose outerwear and accessories, on the Next 100 PROFIT ranking of Canada's Fastest-Growing Companies for two consecutive years.
Unveiled yesterday, Canada Goose (Metro Sportswear Ltd.) is the only Canadian outerwear manufacturer to achieve a spot on the prestigious PROFIT ranking. The 19th annual listing, published in the June 2007 issue of PROFIT and online at PROFITguide.com, is a cross-sector ranking that profiles the country's most successful growth companies based on five-year revenue growth.
â€œCanada Goose is a strong luxury brand that delivers on its promise of supreme quality, Canadian authenticity and technical function,â€ explains Dani Reiss, CEO of Metro Sportswear Ltd/Canada Goose. â€œThe brand's wide international recognition as the best and warmest parkas money can buy has certainly contributed to its incredible growth, combined with our loyal customers and valued retailers worldwide.â€
â€œPROFIT 100 companies are the new heroes of Canadian business, creating jobs at home and products used around the world,â€ says Ian Portsmouth, editor of PROFIT. â€œThey've accomplished this by building great employee teams, exploiting export markets and rapidly responding to the customer's fast-changing needs.â€
About Canada Goose:
Canada Goose, manufactured by Metro Sportswear Ltd. in Canada, is globally recognized as a world leader in extreme cold outerwear. Family-owned and operated since it was founded in 1957; Canada Goose has built its reputation on core values of product quality, authenticity, and technical innovation. All Canada Goose products are made with premium down, the world's best insulator, and have been field-tested by explorers who live and work in extreme climates. Canada Goose has outfitted expeditions to the world's most inhospitable localesâ€”Mt. Everest, South Pole, Alaska, and Siberia. With a proven track record spanning five decades, Canada Goose customers include scientists of the American National Science Foundation in Antarctica, the Arctic Rangers, Canadian Special Military, the Canadian and U.S. Coast Guard, as well as many celebrities. Worldwideâ€“at South Pole research facilities, in the Canadian High Arctic and on the streets of New York City, Stockholm, Milan, Toronto, and Tokyoâ€“people wear Canada Goose because of its reputation for enduring quality and style. Visit www.canada-goose.com.
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About PROFIT Magazine:
PROFIT: Your Guide to Business Success, offers news, strategies, tips, interviews and other resources to entrepreneurs leading Canada's fastest-growing companies. Each year PROFITâ€”which currently reaches more than 300,000 readers nationallyâ€”hosts a number of events that bring together business leaders in the fast-growth segment and champions the interests of those leaders. PROFIT was founded in April 1982 as Canada's first national magazine geared to entrepreneurs. Visit PROFITguide.com.
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