USA: Coats, Permess collaborate on garment interlining
Coats, one of the major thread manufacturers in the world, has joined forces with Permess, a principal interlining supplier. The key objective behind their alliance is to together offer a wide range of superior interlinings to the entire apparel industry.
“This partnership is one big step in our endeavour to be a value-added partner to the garment industry. Coats Permess interlinings has become part of Coats’ global trims offer that complements our wide array of excellent quality accessories, thereby providing a very convenient and reliable source for all component needs,” averred Rajiv Sharma, Group Chief Executive, Coats.
Over the years, Permess has invested a lot in European and Asian markets to introduce new products and technologies. Post its association with Coats, the company further aims to expand its service network and enhance the accessibility of its high-quality interlinings.
The collaboration between the two giants is an amalgamation of Coats’ excellence in sales and technical services and Permess’ skills and technology. The strengths of both the partners will, in all probability, result in a highly efficient and quick sampling process along with an improved delivery service as well.
Additionally, in order to cater to the customer needs for technical services and sampling, design studios have been set up by Coats in India as well as in Vietnam. These design studios have highly advanced facilities for sewing, washing as well as testing processes. The move is expected to help the local apparel manufacturers in these respective countries through on-site technical assistance. The thread manufacturer has plans to open more such studios in other countries as well in the near future.
Coats and Permess together aim to offer wide range of superior interlinings to apparel industry