Ichalkaranji (India)-based RK Jhanwar Group, the largest weaver and manufacturer of a wide range of fabrics, recently opened its new display centre and corporate office at A to Z Industrial Estate, Lower Parel, Mumbai.
Winner of many prestigious awards like Best Innovator Award for 2017-18 from ‘Grasim’ consecutively for two years, RK Jhanwar Group is known for bringing many innovative range of products like super premium cotton fabric which were presented to the President of India also.
Notably, the new office was inaugurated in the presence of Padma Vibhushan Pujya Jagadguru Ramanandacharya Swamiji Shree Rambhadracharyaji and Dilip Gaur, Managing Director – Grasim Industries Ltd.
Also present, Deendayal Jhanwar, MD, Ramkrishna (Jhanwar) Group informed, “For ‘ultrafine luxury cotton fabric made with giza cotton in 232’S Double Yarn’, we are the only weavers in decentralized sector to manufacture it for the first time in India. We can say that it is ‘Cotton in silk like fineness and luxury like never seen before’. This has boosted our export and opened doors of entry to many elite premium Fashion Brands in the World.”
The company offers products range starting from 40 gsm to 300 gsm with more than 3500 varieties of fabrics in 100% cotton and multi fibre fabrics like Poly Cotton, Poly Viscose, Cotton Lycra, 100% Modal, 100% Excel, 100% Tencel, 100% Viscose, Cotton – Modal, Cotton-Viscose, Lyocell-Linen, Cotton-Linen etc. It has annual production capacity of 16.20 Million Meters of fabrics per Year.
The RK Group specialises in fine count and value-added fabrics manufacturing with different weaves like lenos, dobbies, buttas, jacquards, misdent, plains, twills, drills, satins, reversible satin, cord, herring bones, oxford, matty, sheeting, etc. Its core strength is fine counts fabrics manufacturing up to 140s Giza Cotton Yarn & 2/170 Giza Double Yarn.
Also, Ramkrishna (Jhanwar) Group has tied up with ‘Liva’, the fashion brand of Aditya Birla Group. The Group is supplying fabrics to top brands like Marks & Spencer, H&M, American Eagle, Ralph Lauren, Esprit, etc. and is also supplying to domestic mills, garment exporters, buying houses on pan India basis. It has vast presence in export field, exporting fabrics to countries like Sri Lanka, Spain, Dubai, Mexico, Bangladesh, etc.
RK Group’s weaving division is having 98 Rapier & Air Jet Looms. The Group is a Master Weaver of 350 looms. It is having 2 sizing machines and 6 warping machines as well as processing facilities. The Group produces 55,000 metres of fabrics per day.