Amir Akhtar, CEO, Arvind Mills
The show this time is really really amazing. The people here, the mood here, the sentiment here, the quality of buyers here; it is really very encouraging. It is amazing to see a general sentiment being so positive. It's almost like setting a new direction for the industry. So, very happy to be here and I have seen that the quality of the show has improved every year. The facilities have been improving every year. The presentations have improved every year. So, compliments to the Gartex Team. Very well done!
Amit Dalmia & Raj Borana, Directors, R&B Denim Ltd.
We have received a much better response than what we had anticipated about the show. With DMA's support, the Denim Show was presented so well and the footfall this time was tremendously more than previous editions. PAN India, international clients, old and new buyers; we came across a lot of customers this time. We are astonished to see such a response and a variety of customers under one roof. Looking forward to participating in upcoming editions.
Amit Jindal, MD, Jindal Worldwide Ltd.
We at Jindal, have been participating in the Denim Show incorporated by Gartex Texprocess India for a long time. We have been the largest producer of Denim in entire Asia. So far, we have been getting a great response from the show, an awesome footfall; really surprised to see a lot of customers coming from outside India, like Peru, South America, Columbia, Bangladesh, Egypt, Turkey. So we really see this show going international. We are glad to be a part of it and we will continue to do so in the coming years.
Arvind Mathur, Group CEO, Raymond UCO
I am really very pleased to be here at the Denim Show. If you see what our theme is about "Time to Meet Again." And really that is what we literally mean. We are meeting all the players in the denim industry after two years. What is most impressive is that in the Denim Show is the footfall is really very positive. There is a very large increase in numbers, people are really positive, there is a lot of energy. And this show has really brought in some spark in us. So it is good to see customers as well as our suppliers. I am really happy to be here.
Pawan Poddar, Joint Managing Director, Siyaram's
We have participated in the Denim Show for the first time. The planning & presentation at the show is marvelous. Wholesalers, retailers, etc among the others have been the visitors as of now. Everyone is really appreciating the show. We are meeting serious buyers. Overall it is a really successful show and we wish to participate again in the coming editions.
Sharad Jaipuria, CMD, Ginni Intl Ltd. & President, DMA
We have almost about 27 producers exhibiting all of them have got really good business here. We have got customers from all over India, primarily from the Delhi-NCR region, Bangalore, Mumbai, Kolkata. Also, there were international buyers, from South America, Egypt, Bangladesh. The growth of this industry is almost 10% per annum. In the future, we see a lot of demand for the denim fabric.
Gagandeep Singh, Secretary, DMA
“I represent Denim Manufacturers Association, the only association in India which represents the denim fabric industry. Getting linked with Gartex is the first initiative and the collaboration has been extremely satisfying. The response has been tremendous and in the next edition we are hopeful it will improve further with double the number of participants.”
Suketu Shah, President, Mafatlal Industries Ltd.
“We are thankful to DMA for this unique opportunity. The first day of the show pulled a lot of relevant crowd. Also, we are expecting more in the coming days. With the current state of market this step was certainly required. This will help the denim fraternity move forward in the future.”
Deepak Chiripal, Nandan Denim Ltd.
“It is a wonderful experience being a part of DMA backed Denim Show at Gartex. This is a first-of-its kind of show in the history of Denim India. It is a unique platform, trying to connect the domestic mass of India. This show is a great success with fantastic footfall. It is enhancing the business connectivity and sourcing possibilities of garmenting businessmen. It will also help promote denim business in India.”
Sharad Jaipuria CMD-Ginni Intl. Ltd. & President-DMA
DMA is very happy to participate in Denim Show, and this year, almost 31 mills from the denim fraternity have joined the show. This is a great platform for all the stakeholders. All the mills wait for this show eagerly as they use this forum to showcase latest trends and their collection of fabrics.
Amit Dalmia & Raj Borana, Directors-R & B Denims Ltd. Surat
This is our first experience at Denim Show and we have got a very good response. With the help of this expo, we have been able to showcase our latest collections to the customers. We are going to be a part of the next edition too and wish this exhibition great success.
Amit Jindal, MD-Jindal Worldwide Ltd.
This is our second time at Denim Show and we are very happy to be a part of it. The results we get here are very encouraging, and it acts as a great platform to meet new customers. I am really happy with the organisers and DMA for their efforts to promote the industry and bring us closer to the customer.
Pragati Maidan, New Delhi
Bombay Exhibition Centre, Mumbai