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