Tex­tiles and Apparel Indus­try

November 12, 2010

All in a day’s work!

A rant from the heart, letting off steam and still not getting anywhere…one of those days By Fareeha Qayoom
July 17, 2010

Moment of Truth (again) for Pakistani textiles

When timing could be everything, why are the Pakistani policy makers not making timely policy? Babur Rafiq, a prominent player in Pakistan’s textiles industry raises a red flag… By Babur Rafiq
March 9, 2010

Why is the apparel industry down in Lahore?

“Our edge was always the production capacity. We never based it on innovative product line. Strategically we need to bridge the gap- improving productivity and efficiencies, bringing the prices down, and producing a quality product on-time consistently. Basics of production are missing in all three industrial cities of Pakistan. Karachi has managed to do better than Lahore because they operate on lower overheads. Our production tracking is weak,” asserts Azhar Iqbal, CEO Leisure Textiles. By Fareeha Qayoom
June 15, 2009

The Lowdown on Asif Manzoor Sheikh

Taking YKK to a whole new level By Fareeha Qayoom