Mr. Joseph-Édouard Béland founded Empire Shirt Ltd, a manufacturing company operating in the garment industry, in 1894. In accordance with a centennial tradition of excellence, we design, manufacture and import various models of shirts for men and women. We specialize mostly in premium quality uniform shirts.
Resolutely modern, Empire Shirt is a forward-looking organization. Our workforce is composed of more than one hundred employees - it is the key to our performance.Management ensures that adequate conditions are put in place to allow each employee to reach their full potential. We are guided by a long-term strategy, clear objectives and detailed action plans.Our passionate, committed and enthusiastic team is dedicated every day to producing high quality shirts for Canadian workers in a workplace where mutual respect is honored.This shared culture is our strength -our success’ DNA.
Thanks to the commitment of five generations of entrepreneurs, the Company is uniquely placed in the uniform shirt market. Moreover, Empire Shirt stands out for its tailor-made products, manufactured to meet customers’ specific requirements. We acknowledge that customers are constantly raising their requirements and we are committed to meet their expectations, always aiming higher.
To maintain our Canadian facility’s competitiveness, investments are made to improve production equipment as well as our work methods.Furthermore, our product development team is constantly striving to broaden our range of shirts, going beyond traditional styles. We pledge to develop our know-how in order to provide improved customer service.
We, at Chemise Empire, insist that our shirts manufactured outside our Canadian facilities be made in good working conditions. This is why we have a Code of Conduct for our suppliers. We require from them all, without exception, that they commit to abide by this Code. This constitutes a non-negotiable condition. Through the strict application of this Code of Conduct, we ensure that our fundamental values are respected.