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Arvind ltd. has signed a MoU with GOG

One of India’s largest textile to retail conglomerates, Arvind Limited has signed a memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Government of Gujarat (GOG) in regards to the Garments & Apparel Policy 2017. The company will set up a first-of-its-kind mega apparel facility in Gujarat. The 300-crore project in Dahegam will employ more than 10,000 people and produce over 24 million garments annually. Punit Lalbhai, executive director of Arvind said, “Gujarat…
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New brand ambassadors of Tommy Hilfiger

American DJ/production duo Alex Pall and Andrew Taggart have been named as the global brand ambassadors for internationally renowned fashion designer brand Tommy Hilfiger menswear, including Hilfiger Edition, Tommy Hilfiger Tailored and Tommy Hilfiger sportswear, beginning Fall 2017. Hilfiger has a longstanding affinity for music, which has remained a never-ending source of inspiration throughout his career and developed into a strong connection between his brand and the music industry. By…
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80% online sale after GST rates announced

As small-time traders stitch together the probable impact that the Goods and Services Tax (GST) could bring to their respective businesses, a coterie of sellers dealing with fashion and lifestyle products are putting up the remainder of their stock online at absurdly low price points. Apparels and furniture are being offered for sale on e-commerce platforms Flipkart and Amazon India at discounts of up to 80 per cent. While men's…
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Brands to extend End-Of-Season-Sales till Holi

Low consumer confidence in the aftermath of the November eight currency swap announcement has prevented brands from liquidating last season's stocks as, analysts said, even discounts of up to 70 per cent don't seem to be enough to bring back buyers of Zara's jackets or Van Heusen apparel. Promotions, cashbacks and discounts by brands such as Marks and Spencer, Tommy Hilfiger, Pepe Jeans and Superdry did not seem to have…
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Arvind to Benefit from Growth in the Retail Sector

Arvind Ltd. is one of the leading integrated textile players in India with exposure to both textile and apparels segments. It is also one of the largest denim manufacturers in the world. The company plans to focus on its garment business to increase its margin. Arvind is looking to increase the share of fabric sold as garments from 6 per cent now to 20 per cent in the next few…
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Gigi Hadid, Global Ambassador of Tommy Hilfiger Women’s Wear

Tommy Hilfiger, which is owned by PVH Corp has announced the continuation of supermodel Gigi Hadid’s global ambassadorship for Tommy Hilfiger women’s wear for Spring 2017, including apparel, footwear, accessories and fragrance. Following the inaugural Fall 2016 collaboration and launch of the TommyXGigi collection at New York Fashion Week, Tommy and Gigi will co-design a second collection with a new twist. The new initiative will invite consumers to contribute to…
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