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Press Release 2 March 2020

7 Big Shots Of Apparel And Textile Industry To Grab Attention At ASW2020

Where can the fashion industry see100 leading manufacturers from India, Bangladesh, Vietnam and Sri Lanka, showcasing a diverse portfolio of products and latest collections on one platform? Not to forget 50 eminent manufacturers and suppliers of innovative fabrics and accessories, giving directions for the next season.
Well, the upcoming Apparel Sourcing Week 2020 -- which has recently been shifted by few months owing to the current emergency situation created by the deadly Coronavirus -- is indeed an all-encompassing platform including the above and a lot more! While the show is already garnering attention for its excellence in knowledge dissemination and sourcing, the below mentioned names of some of the prominent exhibitors gracing this premier show will undoubtedly take ASW 2020, a notch higher.
Anuma Fashions is a sister concern of Vishnuraam Textiles Ltd, one of the oldest and leading players in the woven label field. Anuma is represented by a skilled and talented workforce, and takes pride in its capacity of producing 30K to 35K pieces of woven shirts every month. The company is capable of producing all kinds of woven garments, specialising in shirts, blouses and shorts for kids. Anuma aims to become an eco-friendly firm by adding sustainable products and procedures, and in this direction, it has already been certified from GOTS for organic product manufacturing and supply.
Founded in 1983, KDS Group is one of the most renowned businesses and industrial conglomerates of Bangladesh and has established offices and agencies in Singapore, Hong Kong and the UK. With plans of expanding in the USA, the Group thereby is paving the path into becoming a Bangladeshi-based multinational. Different apparel business verticals of KDS Group include: KDS Accessories Ltd. - it is the country's leading and largest accessories manufacturer and a major player in the Bangladesh RMG market; KDS Garments - it has sub-divisions of knit, woven, jackets, washing, embroidery, quilting and many others; KDS Textiles - it uses advanced European technologies for production and produces high quality fabrics for high-end market of knit garments.
A leading supplier and manufacturer of shawls, stoles and kurtis, Knittech India specialises in flat knitted shawls and stoles. The company uses the world's best Swiss technology for manufacturing of the same. For Knittech India, customer is the centre point of its efforts for which the company always endeavours to achieve their 100 per cent satisfaction. Knittech India is constantly involved in innovating new designs and textures for the ever-increasing demands of its customers. The products manufactured at Knittech  India are noted for their flexibility and elasticity weaving. Its entire collection is in tune with the international trends, with best quality yarn, best possible infrastructural facilities, unique design to match the mass appeal.
Aditya Birla Group's LIVA believes in championing one's individuality by caring for their comfort with a modern aesthetic. LIVA is composed of nature-based fibres that enhance one's inner sense of fluidity. The brand discovers comfort within style. The garment one chooses allows them seamless ease, which in turn, gives them the freedom to be their true self. LIVA stands for high quality fabric made using natural cellulosic fibres of Aditya Birla Group, delivered through an accredited value chain. Unlike other fabrics which are boxy or synthetic, LIVA is a soft, fluid fabric which falls and drapes well.
Nahar Group, part of Nahar OWM Group, is a vertically integrated textile unit with in-house spinning, knitting, dyeing, mercerising, processing, embroidery, printing, finishing and garmenting. The Group has grown itself as a leading textile giant of Northern India manufacturing woollen products like pullovers, cardigans, shirts, coats, baby suites, mufflers, shawls, blankets, knitting wool; cotton/blended knitted hosiery pullovers, T-shirts, baby suites, ladies tops, winter thermals, tracksuits, jackets, hoodies; yarns of all types, woollen, woollen blended, cotton, polyester cotton, other blended, compact yarn, mercerised gassed yarn, organic cotton yarn; and woven fabric for shirts, trousers as well as denims. It has an annual turnover of Rs. 7,000 crore.
R|Elan™ is the next generation of fabrics from Reliance Industries Ltd., India. Drawing from extensive R&D and its vast expertise in fibres, RIL has created these fabrics with the vision of creating Fabric 2.0 - a portfolio of specially engineered fabric innovations that offer a range of benefits from sustainability to high performance and aesthetics. With high fashion brands choosing R|Elan™ to design eco-fashion, activewear, denims, ethnic and westernwear, casuals, workwear and high couture, this fabric is on its way to becoming a top fashion favourite. R|Elan™ is also a key leader changing the fashion and textile industry for good, through milestone initiatives in sustainability.
Star is a world-class apparel sourcing, design and manufacturing company. It provides expert, seamless execution in product development, technical innovation, on-time delivery and personalised customer service to ensure the best quality and value for each of its customers. Star is a premier full-service provider of fashion apparel across a broad range of product categories including women’s and men’s woven garments, cut and sew knits and intimate apparel. It provides the customers with comprehensive design services, product development resources, such as fabric sourcing and trim development and in-house value-added services such as garment washing and embroidery.
Hurry up! Register yourself, if you haven't already, for ASW2020 -- all set to take place at Bengaluru's Sheraton Grand Whitefield Hotel & Convention Center, from 18-20 June 2020.
Visit www.apparelsourcingweek.com for more details!

About Apparel Sourcing Week

Apparel Sourcing Week (ASW) platform is aligned to the changing dynamics of the industry, moving in pace with evolving and shifting world trade of apparel sourcing while also acknowledging the changing needs and wants of the customer.

To facilitate the seamless process of sourcing for greater transparency and reach, the ASW platform offers the industry three independent verticals – Big Show, Marketplace, and V-Expo – to enhance business opportunities for all players in the fashion retail chain, in an environment of networking, knowledge, and inspiration. With the three verticals, the supplier has marketing opportunities all around the year like never before, while the buyer has multiple avenues to search his perfect sourcing partner from South Asia.

About the Organiser

Apparel Resources is well known for its benchmark publications – Apparel Online, StitchWorld and Resource Guide published from India, Bangladesh & Vietnam. These publications have been around in the industry for over 35 years, supporting, guiding and standing by garment exporters and the retail industry globally, providing them a platform to source better.

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