Home / Knowledge / News / Apparel/Garments / Safety clothing supplier Arco arrives in India
Safety clothing supplier Arco arrives in India
Jul '08
Arco, the UK's market leader in the supply of personal protection, clothing, footwear, gloves and workplace safety products, has officially arrived in the Indian market.

Mrs. Lila Poonawalla, Chairperson Lila Poonawalla Foundation and Mr. Anant Nadkarni, Vice President, Group Corporate Sustainability, Tata Group, graced the launch function.

Speaking on the occasion, Mr Thomas Martin, Joint Managing Director, Arco said "Arco over the years has earned a reputation of being known as 'outrageously brilliant in safety'. We provide business customers with easy and efficient access to safety expertise and the most comprehensive choice of products and services at a very competitive price."

Mr Mike Goodare, International Operations Director, Arco commented "Today, the entire world is watching the unprecedented growth trajectory of India, the emerging economic powerhouse."

"At Arco, we are extremely delighted to enter India and be located in Pune which is one of the world's fastest growing cities. Our vision is to make a difference by promoting a culture of workplace safety and raising standards of workforce welfare, here in India."

Arco has plans to leverage its UK value proposition and create brand awareness and a reputation as the 'safety expert' in the Indian market. The marketing strategy is aimed at targeting the manufacturing and heavy engineering companies who employ over 500 people within 100-150 kms of Pune. The company has plans to extend the network of Arco branches across India.

About Arco
Arco are the UK's leading supplier of safety clothing and equipment. Established in 1884 Arco has a long history of keeping people safe at work. As Industrial and Manufacturing processes change to keep pace with the ever-evolving demands of an increasingly sophisticated consumer, Arco has stayed at the forefront of the Safety and Maintenance supplies business.

Arco people are recognised as the nation's experts when it comes to safety equipment, clothing, footwear, gloves and maintenance supplies. We offer a depth of understandable and sensible advice you won't find from any other supplier.

Arco Limited

Must ReadView All

Courtesy: Nine West

Fashion | On 17th Jun 2018

ABG wins bid in Nine West Holdings auction

Authentic Brands Group (ABG), owner of a global portfolio of...

Courtesy: Kreussler

Textiles | On 17th Jun 2018

USDA certifies Kreussler's solvent as biobased

The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) has certified Kreussler's...

Courtesy: ITUC

Textiles | On 17th Jun 2018

Democratic space shrink & corporate greed are rising: ITUC

Shrinking democratic space for working people and unchecked corporate ...

Interviews View All

Ajay Ghariwala
Luthra Group

We are ready to adopt or follow every opportunity

Mukesh Agarwal & Rajesh Agarwal
Madhuram Fincap Pvt Ltd

Increasing prices and lack of demand main issues facing industry

Asim Dalal
Indo Count Retail Ventures

Today, there is no other emerging market as India, "we make in India and...

Harsh Shah

Established in 1956 with a small beginning, Embee today manufactures a...

Apurva Kothari

No Nasties was the first fashion brand in India to make 100 per cent...

Rajat Jaipuria

Activewear brand Soul Space promotes organic cotton farming and...

Steve Cole
Xerium Technologies

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

Urs Stalder
Sanitized AG

Urs Stalder, CEO, Sanitized AG, talks about the increasing use of hygiene...

Silke Brand-Kirsch
Schlegel und Partner

Silke Brand-Kirsch, executive partner of Schlegel und Partner, a leading...

Igor Chapurin

"Now we can see the Russian trend in international fashion. And Russian...

Sanjukta Dutta
Sanjukta's Studio

<b>Sanjukta Dutta</b> creates unique garments by clubbing prints of...

Vaanee Bhatia
Gritstones Clothing

<div>Delhi-based Gritstones Clothing offers quality and exemplary style...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


Letter To Editor

(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies


Leave your Comments

June 2018

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

news category

Related Categories:

Advanced Search