Actor Mahesh Babu launches his apparel brand on Myntra
Babu launched the label a year ago in collaboration with Spoyl app .
Apparel, made-ups exports get 1% ad hoc sop
The textile ministry has announced a special one-time additional ad hoc incentive of up to 1% of ...
Shoppers Stop inks pact with Telangana for apparel-making unit
"Delighted that the apparel manufacturing unit of Shoppers Stop will be coming...
Soch Apparels appoints Jaydeep Shetty as CEO
Shetty, an MBA from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Business Studies (Mumbai), has been brought in by Soch as the company decided to invest in its leadership. He has nearly 28 years of experience across retail, cinema and media.
Fashion companies go beyond one-size-fits-all to make apparel for Indian body types
The ‘Size India’ project undertaken by Clothing Manufacturers Association of India (CMAI) jointly with textiles ministry and National Institute of Fashion Technology seeks to develop a standardised India size chart, officials said.
Bengal is gearing up for the reverse buyer seller meet on textiles, apparel & jute
In all, some 50 international buyers across more than 19 countries from the textile sector are coming to Kolkata to attend the meet. Big names such as TT Ltd, National Jute Board and Biswa Bangla is expected to be part of the event along with a gamut of MSMEs from the textile, apparel, fashion, home textiles, yarn and jute industry.
India's apparel exports to EU face a duty disadvantage: Smriti Irani
India's exports of textile and apparel sector (including handicrafts) have increased from USD 39.3 billion (around Rs ) in 2017-18 to USD 40.4 billion in 2018-19," Irani said in a written reply to the Lok Sabha.
Apparel exports up 5% post Generalised System of Preferences withdrawal: Smriti Irani
“Post-withdrawal of GSP, imports of apparel will be subject to higher tariff. As per provisional data, exports of apparel (post withdrawal of GSP) has increased by 5% as compared to the corresponding period before withdrawal,” textiles minister Irani told Rajya Sabha in a written reply to a question.
Textile exports up 6.3% post-GST
Besides, Bangladesh and Vietnam have the benefit of scale in apparel manufacturing and a large and productive labour force. In a separate reply to a question on decline in export of cotton yarn, she said: “There is no information regarding closure of spinning units due to decline in exports of cotton yarn”.
11 lakh people get training under ISDS
The government informed the Parliament that the Comprehensive Integrated Skill Development Scheme(ISDS) covered 33 states and Union Territories of the country, widely covering all sections of the society such as women(71.27%), Scheduled Caste(20.82%), Schedule Tribes (6.9%) and Divyang Jan (0.28%) in various segments of textiles.
Multiple threats looming on Indian apparel exports: Report
Given the headwinds, ICRA expects Indian apparel exporters to grow at a slower pace in the near term.
Apparel makers stitch low-priced lines for etailers
Companies aim to expand distribution, tap 18-24 age group of Flipkart, Amazon customers.
Bodycare International ropes in Bollywood diva Shilpa Shetty Kundra on board as brand ambassador
The Dhadkan actress has had a large fan following ever since her Bollywood debut in the 1990s. She is also an advocate of health and fitness and is also known for her strong advocacy of yoga as a way of life. Shilpa feels her association with Bodycare comes naturally as the brand promotes style, comfort as well as healthy wearing.
Myntra collaborates with Indian textile artisans for its private apparel segment
The fashion etailer has also collaborated with NGO’s such as Industree Bangalore, a women empowerment organization in Karnataka
Innerwear maker XYXX Apparels raises pre-Series A funding
XYXX Apparels mainly sells premium-range innerwear and loungewear in the men’s category.
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