(L-R) An­thony Howard (Judge) , Linda Des­sau (Gover­nor of Vic­to­ria), Chris Elt­soft (The Act­ing Aus­tralian High Com­miss­ner to In­dia)

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Reaf­firm­ing its com­mit­ment to the same, Ray­mond, in as­so­ci­a­tion with The Wool­mark Com­pany, launched ‘Khadi Wool’ at an ex­clu­sive cer­e­mony at the Aus­tralian High Com­mis­sion on the 6th of Oc­to­ber 2017. A first of its kind col­lec­tion, this ex­quis­ite range of pure wool and wool blended fab­ric from Ray­mond, of­fers some of the most in­tri­cate de­signs ca­ter­ing to the sar­to­rial taste of the dis­cern­ing con­sumers.

Speak­ing at the launch cer­e­mony, Gau­tam Hari Sing­ha­nia, Chair­man & Man­ag­ing Di­rec­tor, Ray­mond Ltd said; “Hav­ing part­nered with KVIC, we at Ray­mond en­deav­our to take Khadi – a true In­dian fab­ric – from the vil­lages of In­dia to in­ter­na­tional fash­ion ramps. Our as­so­ci­a­tion with KVIC is ex­pected to gen­er­ate 3 mil­lion ad­di­tional man-hours of em­ploy­ment for Khadi ar­ti­sans an­nu­ally on a sus­tained ba­sis, an ini­tia­tive that will em­power ar­ti­sans in ru­ral In­dia. Tak­ing this ini­tia­tive ahead, we are now part­ner­ing with The Wool­mark Com­pany of Aus­tralia to cre­ate a pi­o­neer­ing Khadi Wool blended prod­uct line, to en­hance the ap­peal of the fab­ric that is in­nate to the legacy of In­dia.”

Ray­mond is In­dia’s largest in­te­grated worsted suit­ing man­u­fac­turer that of­fers end-to-end so­lu­tions for fab­rics

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