Who is Elmau?

An experienced importer, manufacturer of generic and licensed products with over 30 years of experience in the apparel industry.

Has adapted itself and flourished in an ever-changing Canadian economic environment.

  • Careful market & financial strategies
  • Avoiding compromise
  • Reinvesting all profits into expansion
  • Has an ever-increasing record of profitability for over 10 years.
  • Owns its 2 adjoining Montreal-based head office buildings (65,000 square feet)
  • Satellite office in Toronto
  • Sales & Customer Service
  • Design
  • Replenishment & buy plan analysts


Elmau’s Inventory Philosophy

Philosophy: Availability is the name of the game

  • Import purchasing based on projections rather than only on buyer’s needs

  • Substantial inventory of ready-to-print basic garment styles in all age groups and many basic and fashion colors.

  • Systems in place for quick turnaround for hot markets and impulsive demand (24-48 hours).



Elmau’s Overseas Operations

  • Quality control staff

  • Pro-active Social compliance staff

  • Preparation for WRAP or BSCI audits

  • Working with factories on CAP’s (Corrective action plans)

  • Follow-up and maintenance of compliance between audits


  • Joint Venture since 2003 with Rupashi Group of Industries (Abiko)

  • WRAP and BSCI certified (Social compliance)

  • Fully vertical industry

  • Knitting

  • Dyeing & Finishing

  • Garment stitching

  • In-house embellishments

  • Screen printing panel and all-over printing.

  • Embroidery, sequins

  • In-house trims (printed & woven labels, hangtags, price ticketing, etc).

  • In-house boxes & poly bag production units.

  • Factory also does production for Forever 21, Silvian Heach, BCBG.



  • 20 years building strong business relationships with highly qualified manufacturing facilities worldwide.

  • Bangladesh

  • China

  • Vietnam

  Elmau’s Creative Design
  • Outside-the-box mentality to create and execute high-end products and designs

  • In-house design team with a comprehensive understanding of the latest techniques in design and screenprinting.

  • A bank of licensor pre-approved, ready-to-print designs.