Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / HP launches handicraft e-commerce website
HP launches handicraft e-commerce website
20
Jan '10
With a view to promote traditional handicrafts and designs and e-selling of its products, a website www.himcrafts.com, has been launched by the State Handicrafts and Handloom Corporation.

State Industries Minister of Himachal Pradesh, Kishan Kapoor inaugurated the website. The web portal showcases over 100 ethnic products including the globally renowned Kullu and Kinnauri Shawls.

At the inaugural function, Mr. Kapoor informed the media that the corporation aims at revitalizing state's extinct crafts and design. Further he added that the move will help the buyers to shop online and orders so placed, will be dispatched within a period of three weeks.

He also informed that efforts have been initiated to get products like Chamba Chappal registered under the Geographical Indications Act in line with Kullu Shawl and Chama rumal (handkerchief) which are already listed under the Act.

Fibre2fashion News Desk - India


Must ReadView All

Courtesy: Asmara Group

Apparel/Garments | On 20th Sep 2018

Fragmented nature of Indian apparel sector major challenge

A major challenge for the Indian apparel sector is its fragmented...

Courtesy: Pexels

Textiles | On 20th Sep 2018

Risk to US consumers grows with tariff escalation: NRF

The US National Retail Federation (NRF) has expressed disappointment...

India's 2018-19 forward cotton export contract up by 100%

Textiles | On 20th Sep 2018

India's 2018-19 forward cotton export contract up by 100%

Rise in demand from China, lower domestic prices and depreciation of...

Interviews View All

Frank Gossmann, Rotorcraft AG

Frank Gossmann
Rotorcraft AG

‘RT3 motto is: Do not check millimetres, check colours.’

Amardeep Singh, Orient Craft

Amardeep Singh
Orient Craft

'In export markets, the trend in terms of embroidery, is towards matte...

Md Hanifur Rahman, Aman Group

Md Hanifur Rahman
Aman Group

The level of understanding the job role and organisational requirements...

Gagan Gulati,

Gagan Gulati

PG Silk Mills Private Limited had a humble start with a hand-dyeing unit....

Harsh Shah,

Harsh Shah

Fynd is the central online shopping destination for fashion, offering...

Vikas Banduke,

Vikas Banduke

Softech Controls Private Limited (SCPL) is a part of the Cotmac Group, an...

Paolo Ocleppo, Sandvik Hyperion

Paolo Ocleppo
Sandvik Hyperion

Paolo Ocleppo, Rotary Cutting Segment manager, Sandvik Hyperion discusses...

Mr Hartmann Huth, Trevira GmbH

Mr Hartmann Huth
Trevira GmbH

Trevira GmbH is an innovative European manufacturer of high-value branded...

Justin Chan & Shyam Gollakota, University of Washington

Justin Chan & Shyam Gollakota
University of Washington

A fabric that can store data without any electronics or batteries has been ...

Bani Batra,

Bani Batra

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

Tony Ward, Tony Ward

Tony Ward
Tony Ward

"You have to truly understand what your client wants, know her needs, what ...

Varsha Wadhwa, VW

Varsha Wadhwa
VW

Coming from a family that ran a business of jute and linen mills since...

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

Leave your Comments


September 2018

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

news category


Related Categories:

Advanced Search