Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / SGS increases its stake in Bluesign Technologies
SGS increases its stake in Bluesign Technologies
08
Jul '11
SGS is pleased to announce that it has increased its stake in Bluesign Technologies Group from 50% to 80%. Bluesign is a St. Gallen (Switzerland) based company specializing in the management of risk issues along the supply chain of the textile industry, including chemical suppliers, manufacturers, retailers and brands.

With the complexity of the textile supply chain growing constantly, the Bluesign standard helps the industry in establishing sustainable products without compromising functionality, quality and design.

"The Bluesign brand and name are recognized throughout the textile industry as the gold standard when it comes to environmental, health and safety standards. SGS is proud to have assisted in its development and this new investment in the business recognizes its value to the SGS Group and its opportunity for growth", commented Chris Kirk, CEO of SGS. In 2010, it generated revenues in excess of CHF 3.6 million.

The SGS Group is the global leader and innovator in inspection, verification, testing and certification services. Founded in 1878, SGS is recognised as the global benchmark in quality and integrity. With more than 64'000 employees, SGS operates a network of over 1'250 offices and laboratories around the world.

SGS Group

Must ReadView All

Courtesy: H&M

Apparel/Garments | On 30th Mar 2017

H&M group's sales increase 7% in 3 months to Feb '17

The H&M group's sales including VAT amounted to SEK 54,369 million...

Textiles | On 30th Mar 2017

India Inc should work for July 1 GST roll out: Fin sec

The Goods and Services Tax (GST) will take India into a very exciting ...

Textiles | On 30th Mar 2017

Lok Sabha approves 4 supplementary GST legislations

The Lok Sabha has approved four supplementary Goods and Services Tax...

Interviews View All

Dinaz Madhukar
DLF Emporio and DLF Promenade

‘Each event and promotion is planned out keeping in mind the business of...

Viral Desai
Zenitex Mill Pvt Ltd

Full of green energy

Varinder Singh Jawanda
Trendy Bharat

Sizing and fitting issues are inherent problems for companies expanding...

Marcel Alberts
Eurofibers

Coating at a fibre level is a practice not usually seen in the...

Eric Scholler
Groz-Beckert

The Indian market has huge potential in technical textiles, and by far,...

Eamonn Tighe
Nature Works LLC

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

Karan Arora
Karan Arora

Bridal couture created with rich Indian heritage, exquisite craftsmanship...

Madhu Jain
Madhu Jain

She grew up in the walled city of Old Delhi, completed her studies, and...

Mike Hoffman
Gildan Activewear SRL

Gildan Activewear, a manufacturer and marketer of branded clothing and...

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
March 2017

March 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