T and A May2020
10 Reasons to Invest in Textile and Apparel Sector in India

India is the second largest manufacturer of textiles and apparel in the world. Indian textile and apparel market is estimated at US$ 142 Bn...

Slow Fashion May2020
Slow Fashion Pacing up Fast

Global pandemics are historically seen as game changers to various industries. Such crisis brings in new trends, paving way for transformations in the...

compliance Apr2020
Attracting Buyers Through Compliance

Simply put, the act of conforming to the needs or demands of someone can be defined as compliance. When it comes to international fashion brands...

corona blog Mar2020
Outlook of Garment Industry Post Coronavirus

The pandemic coronavirus is giving rise to an economic slowdown along with immense human grief. The global outbreak has affected many...

quick-changeover Mar2020
Managing Style Changeover Process in the Indian Garment Industry

With increasing global competition, one of the key factors affecting the growth of garment industry in India is the lower efficiency level...

location-analysis Feb2020
Where to Establish your Next Garment Manufacturing Unit?

Textile & apparel manufacturing industry in India covers almost the entirety of the country, with each region traditionally manufacturing unique...

Gujarat Feb2020
Amendments in Gujarat Apparel Policy: Another Feather in the Cap

Gujarat has always been a key state for textile and apparel manufacturing business in India. One of the major reasons behind this is the investor...

artifitial-intelligence Feb2020
Technology Notes: AI and ML in Garment Industry

Garment manufacturing has traditionally been a labor-intensive industry with several complexities in manufacturing owing to wide range of...

denim-industry Jan2020
The Unfading Denim Industry

Consumers nowadays prefer to lead a comfortable yet stylish life. A life wherein they blend in and at the same time stand out on the basis of what...

karnataka Jan2020
Karnataka: The Garment Capital of India

Karnataka, located in south western region and known for its culture and heritage, is the 6th largest state of India. The state is home to ~62 million...

harnessing-productivity-in-the-indian-apparel-industry Dec2019
Harnessing Productivity in the Indian Garment Industry

Garment manufacturing in India, being the part of a composite textile ecosystem itself has been the perfect catalyst for the growth of complete...

automatic-hemmer Nov2019
Technology Notes - Automatic Bottom Hemmer

Bottom hemming, the finishing touch given to the garment, is commonly achieved through a double needle chain stitch sewing machine. However, this...

Key Factors Nov2019
9 Key Success Factors for a Garment Factory (Part 2)

Training & HR are the building blocks of labor-intensive industries. Without proper training, it is impossible to produce a quality product and win...

Key Factors Oct2019
9 Key Success Factors for a Garment Factory (Part 1)

India has been an integral part of global textile and apparel industry throughout history. India’s textile & apparel exports that currently stand at...

Incentives Oct2019
Looking Beyond Fiscal Incentives

Indian textile & apparel industry has historically been a recipient of number of fiscal incentives from central and state governments in form...

Automation in Apparel Industry Oct2019
6 Reasons Why Automating Your Garment Factory is a Necessity

Today’s industrial world is known as an era of technical evolution. Technological advancements and automation are drastically transforming how...

Kids Wear Sep2019
The Shoot-up in Kids Wear Apparel Market

The Indian apparel retail industry is considered one of the most promising industries and a major contributor to India’s GDP. A rising population of...

Jharkhand: for Garment Manufacturing Sep2019
Jharkhand: The Budding State Offering Unmatched Incentives

Jharkhand, located in the eastern part of India, shares borders with West Bengal in the east, Uttar Pradesh & Chhattisgarh in the west, Bihar in the north...

hanger production system Sep2019
Technology Notes - Automated Hanger Systems

Hanger systems are widely believed to be helpful in cut & sew operations of large size products such as home textiles. However, increasing wage costs...

manufacturing excellence Aug2019
4 Reasons Why You Should Focus on Operational Excellence

A larger chunk of manufacturers in traditional clusters do not deploy basic principles of industrial engineering or follow any standard systems...

rich-heritage-richer-potential Aug2019
Rich Heritage, Richer Potential: South India’s T&A Industry Scenario

India’s textiles and apparel sector is one of the oldest industries in the Indian economy dating back several centuries. The industry still continues...

the-swing-towards-casual-wear Aug2019
The Swing Towards Casual Wear

Over the years, formal structures across various facets are being broken and new fluid ways are emerging as winners. Be it inter personal...

andhra pradesh Aug2019
Attractiveness of Andhra Pradesh for Investment in Apparel Industry

Andhra Pradesh, the sunrise state is the eighth largest and rapidly urbanizing state of India. Situated on the southeastern coast with longest...

fibre shift Jul2019
Global Fibre Shift: The Rise of Synthetics and What the Future Holds

The global fiber demand is growing – day by day, year by year – and there is no looking back. Global fiber consumption has increased...

sustainability Jul2019
Sustainability: The Main Pillar of Future Consumption Growth

Textile and garment manufacturing is one of the largest industries in the world, but it is also a major polluter of the environment...

US-China-trade-war Jul2019
US-China Trade War - Is there an Opportunity for Indian Garment Exporters

Can Indian garment exporters capitalize on opportunity arising from US imposition of higher tariffs on Chinese originating goods?...

tech-and-innovation-driving-fashion-consumption Jul2019
Technology and Innovation - Drivers of Fashion Counsumption

The notion of fashion as solely fulfilling the need to protect oneself from the environment is a concept of the past. Over the years...

industry-4-0 Jul2019
Industry 4.0 - Key to Achieving Manufacturing Excellence

The industry is going through a paradigm shift in technology, popularly referred to as the “Fourth Industrial Revolution” or “Industry 4.0”...

3Cs-of-manufacturing Jun2019
3C's of Manufacturing - Cost, Competitiveness, and Closeness

Textile and apparel manufacturing has always been associated with low-cost manufacturing. Over the years, high-cost destinations...

# Jun2019
Quality in Garment Manufacturing in India

Quality is something which is designed and built into a product ensuring that it achieves its intended level of standard acceptance...

# Jun2019
Cost of Quality in Garment Manufacturing

The functions of quality are practised all along the supply chain right from the initial stage of generation of the concept sketch...

# Jun2019
Why You Need an Operations Consultant

A consultant is an industry expert who acts as a “work-horse” on your behalf and does the heavy lifting for your company...

# Jun2019
Garment Manufacturing Opportunities in Madhya Pradesh

Madhya Pradesh, the second largest state in the country, has the potential to be a big hub for readymade garments manufacturing...

# Jun2019
Garment Manufacturing: A Lucrative Investment Opportunity

The fashion industry, a multibillion dollar affair ranges from haute couture to garments for the masses. The vastness of apparel...

# May2019
7 Most Common Mistakes that Garment Manufacturers Make

The global apparel market was estimated at US$ 1,800 billion in 2017 and India’s contribution to it was ~US$ 67 billion...

# May2019
Investing in Apparel Manufacturing in Gujarat: A Golden Opportunity

Gujarat, often known as The Textile State of India, is one of the most competitive Indian states for textile and apparel businesses...

# May2019
Fashionably Intimate: Domestic Intimate Industry to reach US$13 bn. by 2025

Intimate wear has come a long way from being only a functional basic necessity to becoming the next big style statement...