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GTE 2016: E.H. Turel housing radical interventions for incremental innovation

Among the oldest sewing technology solution providers for the apparel, leather and home textiles industries, Turel Group marked its presence strongly at GTE 2016. Viraf Turel, Managing Director, Turel Group identifies that the Indian apparel industry today stands at a critical point. While the export market-oriented manufacturers need to respond to rising costs and labour shortage, the domestic market is looking at improving quality and productivity for growth. “These manufacturers have distinct requirements and it […]

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GTE 2016: Magnum Resources focusing on providing ‘survival kit’ for productivity improvement

Keeping pace with latest requirements in the Indian apparel industry, Magnum exhibited a diverse range of solutions from different key vendors at the show which included sewing solutions from Japanese pioneer Brother, chainstitch solutions with labour-saving devices from Pegasus, heavy-duty sewing solutions from Zoje, cutting room CAD/CAM solutions from Eastman, bonding & welding machines from H&H, and embroidery solutions from Ricoma. “The focus of our exhibits is on innovation for improved productivity and today even […]

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GTE 2016: IIGM setting stage for unlocking next-level performance of Indian manufacturers

Technology today is not an option, it is an imperative to grow, to perform and to be in business,” avers Pavan Kapoor, MD, IIGM. Pavan’s stance reflects the phenomenon that Indian manufacturers are not negotiating on price points anymore. The emphasis is on quality, brand reliability and performance. Reinforcing its focus on upgradation of the industry through automation, maintenance, proper asset care and production enhancement, IIGM was present at the GTE show with a large […]

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Garment Technology Expo 2016: Unfurling new and vivid directions

Congregating the world’s best technology providers and the entire spectrum of Indian apparel manufacturers for long, Garment Technology Expo (GTE) has set the momentum for Indian apparel manufacturing industry year after year. Living up to its reputation, GTE 2016 proved its mettle in providing directions for the industry pan-India. Thronged by the exporters as well as domestic market manufacturers, and small-scale suppliers as well as representatives from big names of the industry, insights into market […]

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Review GTE 2016: Visitors from Export and Domestic Segments Looking for ‘Value’ Technology

Celebrating 15 years of upraising the industry on latest technologies, Garment Technology Expo, or GTE as it is popularly known, has reconfirmed its position as a trendsetter for the Indian apparel industry especially for North India as many medium-level exporters as well as manufacturers of the domestic market made a beeline to the event to see what ‘new’ technology suppliers had to offer. A big boost to the event was the Pan-India visitation, be it […]

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Motherland Garments coming up with new unit

Day one of GTE also witnessed visitors from Bangalore, the city with good and big companies, and Motherland Garments is also one such company. A J Pandian, MD; and G. Ramesh Kanna and SA Selvamani, both Directors of the company (all three MSC in Textile Chemistry) visited the GTE. The company is doing processing jobwork for the exporters as well as known Indian brands. It is also coming up with a new unit in Andhra […]

March 26, 2016

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Anil Anand, MD, HCA sums up GTE 2016 succinctly

The 2016 edition of GTE show is coming to a conclusion this evening. Anil Anand, MD, HCA sums up the show as a grand success. “The show is well-organized and what complements success of the show is that the industry is also now recovering from its slump of the last two years,” he shares. The growth and recovery is on all fronts – exports as well as domestic, he feels. His word of advice to […]

February 29, 2016

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Light weight jackets to take lead

As winter season is decreasing in India, heavy winter wear is no more a priority for manufacturers, especially those who are having specialization in these products. Therefore, they are now moving towards lighter weight products which can be used in lesser winter too. “Most of the woollen garments manufacturers have piled up the stock of the same; so now focus is on light weight winter wear. I am looking for the machines of the same […]

February 29, 2016

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Kolkata too moving towards sublimation printing

Apparel Resources earlier reported that sublimation printing is increasing in Indore but the same trend seems in other apparel manufacturing hubs also. Sunil Agarwal of Shree Balaji Company, Kolkata offering more than one lakh pieces per month of ladies garments (Indo Western) told, “There are 15 good fabricators in Kolkata doing sublimation printing and this number is going to increase. Even we are getting our sublimation done on job work.”

February 29, 2016

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Education institutes fully utilizing GTE ’16

On the last day of the show, students and faculty from many institutes were seen in GTE, like Kasturba Institute of Technology (KIT), Delhi and GD Goenka University, to name some. Vijay Kumar, Faculty, KIT told, “We observed that this time there are many Chinese companies with small booths with interesting products, for students as well as for us and which is good to see.”

February 29, 2016

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Machines with touch screen and in-built stitch monitoring system attracts visitors

Touch screen is something very common nowadays in most of the electronic gadgets, and Team Blackberrys from Gurgaon also liked such machines in GTE.   “We saw stitching machines which have their electric panel in-built and they do have monitoring system which counts the number of stitches the operator has done,” said Brijesh Kumar Singh, Production Manager and Saurabh Srivastava, IE&PPC Manager of the company.

February 29, 2016

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Laser Cutting machines are in demand

Laser Cutting machines do witnessed good demand in GTE as many visitors told Apparel Resources that they are planning to add such machines. BS Rawat of Rural India Craft, Chamoli said, “We liked laser cutting machines which will prove helpful for garmenting as well as in handicraft products.” The firm offering ladies and gents coats is also using various kinds of fabrics like Nettle with hemp.

February 29, 2016

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Zoje’s heavy duty machines gaining acceptance in the Indian market

Jimmy Xu, Overseas Marketing Center Sales Representative of the Chinese brand sewing machine brand Zoje, is enthralled by the response the company has received at the GTE fair. “Zoje is easily among the top three Chinese sewing machine brands,” Jimmy claims. Zoje machines have been accepted across the Indian market, especially the heavy duty machines.

February 29, 2016

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HIGHLEAD (at HCA booth) focuses on heavy duty sewing machines; plans to expand product range, says Foreign Trade Department Manager, Xuenqin Xu

Xuenqin Xu, Foreign Trade Department Manager, HIGHLEAD, present in GTE ’16 is content with the response Chinese brand is getting from Indian customers in the fair on the fourth and the penultimate day. HIGHLEAD, with HCA as their agent in India, focuses on heavy duty machines. They further plan to expand the product range since heavy duty is not a very widespread market in India, and secondly because of versatile needs of the market. HIGHLEAD […]

February 29, 2016

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More than 50 visitors from Indore visited GTE ’16

Almost 50 visitors came from Indore and their focus was mainly on value addition segment. Anil Vadnerkar of Mahalaxmi Enterprises, Indore told Apparel Resources, “Value addition is the focus as of now in Indore. I do liked machines of decorative stitches as well as some developments in laundry machines.  Hospitality sector is also using more and more such industrial machines in Indore.”

February 29, 2016

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