Home / Knowledge / News / Apparel/Garments / KappAhl's sun-protection clothing for kids 'best in test'
KappAhl's sun-protection clothing for kids 'best in test'
28
May '13
In Swedish Testfakta’s yearly test of sun protection clothing for children, KappAhl’s assortment won "Best in Test". The fashion chain's assortment was, among other advantagets, awarded top ratings in terms of sun protection and elastic properties.

– We make affordable sun protection clothing for active kids, they shall resist sunbeams and feel comfortable to play in, says Lotta Gustavsson, acting Design and Purchasing manager Underwear.

KappAhl’s sun protective clothing included, among other advantages, the highest score from Testfakta for its sun blocking ability and elastic properties after washing, aging and stretching. The fashion chain’s assortment wins with a total score of 4.4 out of 5.

– We have high standards on our functional clothing and the review confirms that we have a range that stands up well in comparison, says Lotta Gustavsson.

This year's collection of sun protective clothing is available in all KappAhl stores in Sweden, Norway and Finland for children of all sizes, from baby up to big kids.

KappAhl was founded in 1953 in Sweden and is a leading fashion chain with almost 400 stores and 4,500 employees in Sweden, Norway, Finland, Poland and the Czech Republic. KappAhl sells affordable fashion to a wide range of consumers – women, men and children – with a particular focus on women in the 30 to 50 age group with families. All KappAhl garments are designed by our own fashion team.

KappAhl

Must ReadView All

Textiles | On 19th Jan 2017

Union Budget: Textile sector expects excise duty revisions

Excise duty on man-made fibres should be reduced to bring it on par...

Union textiles minister Smriti Irani at the inauguration of IIGF in New Delhi with textiles secretary Rashmi Verma and other dignitaries. Courtesy: PIB

Apparel/Garments | On 19th Jan 2017

Ministry to reimburse apparel exporters for state levies

The textile ministry has received a sum of Rs 500 crore from the...

Apparel/Garments | On 19th Jan 2017

Asahi Kasei to display sustainable fibre at trade shows

Asahi Kasei, specialty Japanese fibre producer, will be displaying...

Interviews View All

Riddhika Shah
SS Homme

'Worsted wool is the ideal fabric for menswear'

Cyril Pereira
Reed Exhibitions India, organiser of Asian Machine Tool Exhibition 2016

'Major problem in the textile machinery manufacturing industry is the lack ...

Jim Desai
Blaiva Fabricaa

Fashion industry likely to remain labour-intensive in coming years

Kerem Durdag
Biovation II LLC

Kerem Durdag, CEO, Biovation II LLC, provides an insight into future...

Suresh Patel
Sidwin Fabric

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

Eamonn Tighe
Nature Works LLC

Eamonn Tighe, Fibres and Nonwovens - Business Development Manager of...

Sonam & Paras Modi
SVA

Sonam and Paras Modi's Sva Couture is synonymous with head-turning...

Wendell Rodricks
Wendell Rodricks

"We should not compare India and the West. There are things we do that...

Jay Ramrakhiani
Occasions Elegance Wear

It is believed that by early 19th century, Varanasi weavers had moved away ...

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
January 2017

January 2017

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

SUBSCRIBE


Browse Our Archives

GO


eNEWS
Insights
Subscribe today and get the latest News update in your mail box.
Advanced Search