Arvind Limited, the $1.5 billion textile to technology conglomerate has collaborated with Textile GenesisTM a block-chain enabled digital transparency platform for apparel supply chain.
This collaboration will address the emerging need for Transparency across the complete Denim supply chain, backed by a credible Traceability mechanism.
This platform will provide complete traceability of upstream (cotton and other inputs) being used by Arvind to the customers.
Talking about the new initiative Aamir Akhtar, CEO, Lifestyle Fabrics – Denim, Arvind Limited emphasised that, “At Arvind Denim, it is our constant endeavour to bring the latest in design and innovation to our key partners/customers backed with a promise of sustainability. This is yet another step in that direction. We are elated to embrace this new technology which will prove impactful in coming times.”
“Sustainability and Traceability are really two sides of the same coin, and great to see Arvind taking a lead on both fronts. Our supply chain traceability platform will create end-to-end traceability for Arvind’s innovative and sustainable products across the entire supply chain using Fibercoins™ traceability technology” says Amit Gautam, CEO & Founder of Textile Genesis TM.
Arvind Denim’s wide range of sustainable offerings like single-origin non-conflict cotton Renaissance range of recycled cotton, polyester and other man-made fibres; natural indigo etc., will be available with full track & trace.