Montréal, September 16, 2015 – Sigvaris, world leader in the manufacturing of compression garments located in Greater Montréal for 25 years, recently announced the opening of its new Canadian headquarters of 14,000-sq. ft in the metropolis. A Swiss family company celebrating over 150 years, Sigvaris has continually grown for several years which now motivate them to invest in a larger and renovated space in order to meet their changing needs. This new space will host the production workshops, the customer service and management departments, and will also enable the company to develop its expertise and future activities in the Montréal region.
“Sigvaris employs 1,400 people worldwide, including 20 in Montréal. In this context, our Montréal headquarters provide several competitive advantages: a pool of multilingual talents, advantageous operating costs and direct access to American and European markets,” said Craig Miller, CEO of Sigvaris Canada. “The transportation infrastructure and the quality of life in Greater Montréal are also significant benefits for all of our employees,” he added.
The technology created by the Sigvaris company, including compression stockings, are used in the field of public health as well as well-being and sports.