Kolkata: Raymond is one of India’s largest branded fabric and fashion retailers and a leading, integrated producer of suiting fabric in the world, with a capacity of producing 38 million meters of wool and wool-blended fabrics.Suiting — which typically refers to fabrics used for making blazers, coats, jackets, suits and trousers — accounts for 35 per cent of the group’s total turnover, making it the biggest contributor. The division is expected to clock growth of 10 per cent in FY17, with the focus shifting to region-specific offerings apart from a premiumisation drive and increased marketing spends. Last fiscal, it grew around 7 per cent, more or less at par with the market, to ₹2,300 crore.
Raymond’s largest portion of sales come from the eastern region and the company recently opened an office in Dubai, which would look after the Middle East markets. Recently, It has launched the ‘GLANZO Collection’ – a classy yet contemporary fabric, exclusively available for its customers in West Bengal. The Glanzo Collection from Raymond offers a classy yet contemporary look for the festive season and offers a colour palette of multiple shades and tint of festive colours for special occasions. The Glanzo Collection from Raymond can be used for crafting Trousers, Suits, Jackets and Bandhgalas for a custom fit.
Speaking during the launch, Mr. Sudhanshu Pokhriyal, President – Suiting, Raymond Limited said, “Being an industry leader, Raymond has always been at the helm of innovations in textiles. Keeping in line with our numerous innovative products across price points throughout the years, the launch of Glanzo Collection is yet another offering in that direction. We are confident that this exclusive collection is set to satisfy the needs of our customers during the festive season in West Bengal.”
Consumers will have a choice of 61 varied qualities of the fabric in Thans to choose from the Glanzo Collection. This collection would be available to customers in the form of special trouser in Thans & combo packs for gifting during this festive season.The GLANZO Collection is available in across leading multi branded outlets in West Bengal at attractive price points.