Vardhman Textiles collaborates with RIL on sustainable high performance fabrics
Leading yarn manufacturer Vardhman Textiles Ltd. has announced its collaboration with the Reliance Industries Limited on new high performance fabrics including sustainable offering made from recycled PET bottles. Suchita Jain, Joint Managing Director of Vardhman Textiles Limited, recently signed an agreement with Gunjan Sharma, CEO, Polyester Division,
RIL. The companies will be working closely to develop new manufacturing processes and partner on the new age fabrics and yarns under RIL’s brand R|Elan. Moreover, RIL’s R|Elan technical team will assist in providing technical know-how and specifications that will result in the production of best quality fabric. Suchita Jain said, “We see many exciting possibilities with R|Elan to create new fabric developments. Our strengths have always been rapid innovation and creating strong product ranges that are acceptable to brands, and Reliance is the perfect partner for our developments. The technical team at R|Elan is very supportive in enhancing our manufacturing prowess.” The line includes the new R|Elan Green Gold Fabric which is produced using recycled PET bottles and is designed of use in denims and trousers. The high-quality fabric collection will include the performance and sustainable themes in formals, casuals and other women wear segments. Gunjan expressed his happiness at this association and threw light on how this partnership will not only generate opportunities for entire textile value chain, including brands and apparel manufactures but will also ensure to meet the growing demand for high quality fabric. R|Elan is a portfolio of innovative fabrics with a presence in divisions like activewear, denim, ethnic and westernwear – both formals and casuals.