Pacific Brands

Pacific Brands
Founded1893 (1985 as "Pacific Brands"), listed on ASX and NSX in 2004[1]
Key people
Peter Bush (Chairman)
David Bortolussi (CEO & Group General Manager - Underwear Group)
David Muscat (CFO)
Paul Gould (Group General Manager - Sheridan)
Ian Shannon (Group General Manager - Tontine & Dunlop Flooring)
RevenueIncreaseA$789.7 million (2015)
DecreaseA$64.2 million (2015)
Number of employees
SubsidiariesKey brands include Bonds, Sheridan, Berlei, Jockey, Explorer, Tontine and Dunlop Flooring

Pacific Brands was an Australian consumer products company.

On Tuesday, 28 June 2016, the company suspended trading on the ASX in order to be acquired by Hanesbrands.[3][4] Corporate changes/details were to be announced thereafter. This acquisition was completed and Pacific Brands was consumed by HanesBrands.

  1. ^ "PACIFIC BRANDS LIMITED (PBG)". ASX. Retrieved 28 July 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ Cite error: The named reference HanesBrands was invoked but never defined (see the help page).
  3. ^ Mitchell, Sue (28 April 2016). "HanesBrands makes $1.1bn offer for socks and jocks maker Pacific Brands". The Sydney Morning Herald. Retrieved 15 December 2016. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  4. ^ Ritson, Mark (27 June 2016). "End of an era as Americans take over Bonds and Pacific Brands". THE AUSTRALIAN. Retrieved 15 December 2016. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)