Gokaldas Images - GI
Gokaldas Images is one of India's
largest integrated clothing corporations. It was established in
1979 and is based in Bangalore. The company competes with some of
the world's largest fashion houses in fashion wear, outwear, denim
wear, knitwear, lingerie, women's formalwear and men's formalwear.
It has 50 exclusive shops and 500 franchisees all over India. Its
16 automated factories with over 6000 machines employ over 10,000
people. Its strong infrastructure includes 18 specialised garment
manufacturing facilities with stringent sampling and quality control
systems. The company has a turnover of over 70 $ million.
GI introduced the concept of branded
clothing, franchising & the open store to the Indian market
through the Weekender chain focusing on youth and children's fashions.
Every season Weekender and Weekender Kids launch more than 200 new
styles. GI's retail initiative includes licensed brands from Warner
Bros like Harry Potter, Tom & Jerry, Loony Tunes as well as
Mickey Mouse & Donald Duck from Disney.
Corporate social responsibility
is high on the agenda of Gokaldas Images. The company follows stringent
international laws and has set standards in community welfare. It
follows international human rights and anti-child labour laws. Employees
benefit from health insurance, pensions, bonuses, gratuity, paid
sick leave and day care centers. A special company cell works exclusively
on employees issues. The company has established an effluent treatment
plant and employees AZO-free and environmentally friendly dyeing
GI India, 7 & 12 Industrial
suburb, 2nd Stage, Yeswanthpur, Tumkur Road, Bangalore -560 022,
Tel- 91-80-2337059 Website : www.gokaldas.com