Gartex 2016, which was held from August 27 at Delhi’s renowned exhibition centre in Pragati Maidan, witnessed three days of product demonstrations, information exchange, networking and deal closings.
Serious buyers from all over the country and abroad, especially from garment specialty hubs like Delhi NCR, Surat, Jaipur, Mumbai and Ludhiana, came to realize their needs at the promising trade fair and left satisfied at the end of the event.
Gartex 2016 hosted more than 75 exhibitors representing more than 150 brands related to digital textile printing technology, garment manufacturing machines, embroidery machines, sewing machines, quilting machines, fabrics, and apparel accessories.
Several embroidery machines were spotted on the show floor. Baba Textile Machinery (India) Pvt. Ltd. demonstrated the strengths of its computerized embroidery machine which also made a sale, Aura Technologies displayed its Aura-perfect series multi-head embroidery machines, while Stitch Technologies India Pvt. Ltd. showcased the ‘Tajima’ brand computerized embroidery machine.
STI Apparel Automation Pvt. Ltd., Indian business partners for Hong Kong-based manufacturing company Fucen Sewing Machine Co. Ltd., displayed several industrial sewing machines.
In the fabrics segment, Gloster Limited, Pashupati Overseas, and Shree Mahadeo Cotton Mills Ltd., among others provided opportunities for visitors to get a first-hand experience of their offerings.
“We got good customers and relevant people were visiting our booth. We are happy to have been part of this show and we’d like to take part in it next year as well,” Vikram Bhatia, MD of Apsom Technologies (India) Pvt. Ltd. said.
Introducing something new in the apparel accessories segment was Delhi-based manufacturer Label Solutions with its introduction of high-density and 3D silicon heat transfer and super emboss on cotton & polyester. Other companies included Arrow Textiles Limited, YKK India Pvt. Ltd., Dona Doni Fashion Pvt. Ltd., Redwood Narrow Fabric, and Wenzhou Muse International Trade Co. Ltd.
“We are very happy with the show. We never expected such a great response during the first day itself. We interacted with potential customers from many cities such as Kanpur and Panipat and we are hopeful of getting good business later on,” Dipak Gorain, proprietor of Twin Star Machines said.
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