Home / Knowledge / News / Apparel/Garments / Indian hosiery major Dollar posts Rs 4.5bn sales in FY12
Indian hosiery major Dollar posts Rs 4.5bn sales in FY12
07
Apr '12
Kolkata-based Dollar Industries Ltd., known for 'Bigboss' brand of innerwear, has posted sales of Rs. 4.5 billion in fiscal year 2011-12.

Nearly 24 percent of the turnover was generated by the popular 'Bigboss' brand, Mr. Vinod Gupta, Managing Director of Dollar Industries, said.

He informed that the sales of the innerwear brand have grown manifold after the company brought in actor Akshay Kumar as its brand ambassador.

Mr. Gupta said the company will renew its association with Akshay Kumar for three summer seasons beginning this year.

He said the company has set sales target of Rs. 5 billion by the end of the current fiscal 2012-13.

From humble beginnings in 1996, Dollar Industries has become a force to reckon with in India's innerwear market. Today, the company's reach spans 26 states, making it one of the country's top five hosiery undergarment manufacturers.

The company also has a strong presence in international retail chains like Carrefour and Lulus and in the growing Middle East market.

Fibre2fashion News Desk - India

Must ReadView All

Apparel/Garments | On 5th Dec 2016

EC proposes new tax rules to support e-commerce in EU

The European Commission (EC) has unveiled a series of measures to...

Apparel/Garments | On 5th Dec 2016

Traders to intensify adoption of digital payments

Adoption of digital payments in their existing business format would...

Textiles | On 5th Dec 2016

US textile & apparel exports down 6.44% in Jan-Sept ’16

The exports of textile and apparel from United States were down 6.44...

Interviews View All

Manfred Mentges
Sedo Treepoint GmbH

We see a higher demand in colour management systems, as customers see big...

Vidhyaa Shankar. S
A Ganapathi Chettiar

'The usage of knits is getting into the boundaries of woven fabrics'

Ajay Ghariwala
Luthra Group

We are ready to adopt or follow every opportunity

Suresh Patel
Sidwin Fabric

Sidwin Fabric is a manufacturer and exporter of polypropylene textiles and ...

Steve Cole
Xerium Technologies

Steve Cole of Xerium Technologies discusses the industry. Xerium is the...

Lynda Kelly
Suominen Corporation

Suominen Corporation is a manufacturer of nonwovens as roll goods for...

Bani Batra

Bani Batra’s couture wedding collection is inspired by traditional Indian...

Judy Frater
Somaiya Kala Vidya

Among the many honours showered on Frater, including Fulbright and Ford...

Robert Brunner
Devereux

Golfwear and menswear brand Devereux is set for greener pastures. Robert...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH
December 2016

December 2016

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.

SUBSCRIBE


Browse Our Archives

GO


Advanced Search