Apparel, Garment, Textile, Fabric and Accessories industries all under one roof.

Bringing together suppliers and service organizations in the Apparel, Garment and Textile industry in Sri Lanka, the Apparel Industry Suppliers Exhibition (AISEX) and the Fabric & Accessories Suppliers Exhibition (FASE)   will be held from May 10- 12 at the Sirimavo...
Posted On 04 Mar 2018


Productivity Improvement, Disruptive Innovation and Leadership Colombo, Sri Lanka   Presented by: Monash Business School, Monash University, Australia; Joint Apparel Association Forum (Sri Lanka); WMG, University of Warwick (UK); University of Moratuwa (Sri Lanka); Postgraduate...
Posted On 14 Feb 2018

Hela Clothing ships its 1,000,000th garment from Ethiopia

Hela Clothing, Sri Lanka’s leading global apparel solutions provider recently produced and shipped their one millionth garment from their factory in Ethiopia. A feat made more impressive considering the company only commenced operations in the country in June 2017. With 800...
Posted On 25 Jan 2018


Bringing together suppliers and service organizations in the apparel industry in Sri Lanka, the Apparel Industry Suppliers Exhibition (AISEX) will be held from May 10- 12 at the Sirimavo Bandaranaike Memorial Exhibition Center (SBMEC). Organized and managed by Lanka Exhibition...
Posted On 21 Jan 2018

South Asia Textiles awarded once again for National Business Excellence Awards 2017

South Asia Textiles Limited, a leading Sri Lankan textile manufacturer specialized in producing exceptional quality weft knitted fabric, recently announced that the company was the recipient of the Silver award in Manufacturing – apparel, textile and leather products sector at...
Posted On 19 Dec 2017

Hirdaramani Supports Future of Sri Lanka Apparel by Powering Next Gen Talent at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week

As an Official Industry Patron at MBFW, Hirdaramani’s emerging leadership talks about the future of Sri Lanka Apparel while lending its resources and expertise to support emerging designers showcasing at the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Sri Lanka. As Sri Lanka’s apparel industry...
Posted On 10 Nov 2017


Hayleys Fabric made a profit of USD 95,854/- during the second quarter ended 30th September 2017. This is an improvement on the first quarter although the Company is at a cumulative loss of USD 66,794/- for the first half ending 30th September 2017. The main contributory factor...
Posted On 02 Nov 2017

Mr. Azam Habib Managing Director of Grace Lanka Apparels(Pvt) Ltd is appointed as the President of SLABA

Sri Lanka Apparel Brands Association (SLABA), an association established to protect and uplift the domestic garment manufacturers of the nation announced Mr. Azam Habib, the Managing Director of Grace Lanka Apparels (Pvt) Ltd, as the new president of its executive committee. The...
Posted On 25 Sep 2017

Omega Line emerges best value added exporter in apparel sector

Omega Line Pvt Ltd, a leading apparel manufacturer with a highly focused export-oriented strategy and part of globally renowned Italy-based Calzedonia S.p.A, was yet again awarded the highest value added exporter in the apparel sector category at the recently held Presidential...
Posted On 22 Sep 2017

Bernard Botejue Kolonna celebrates 25 years of service excellence in apparel industry

Bernard Botejue Industries (Pvt.) Ltd, Sri Lanka’s oldest apparel manufacturer and pioneer in garment sector, recently commemorated the 25th anniversary of its Bernard Botejue Kolonna plant. The plant which was established in a remote village in 1992 has made a tremendous impact...
Posted On 11 Sep 2017

A and E strategically aligns with CGS to improve productivity through tech

A&E, a global leader in premium quality industrial and consumer sewing thread, embroidery thread and technical textiles, announced this month its strategic alliance with CGS, a provider of business applications, enterprise learning and outsourcing services, to improve...
Posted On 23 Aug 2017

Adverse Weather affects Hayleys Fabric Q1 performance

A pioneer in the knitted fabric industry saw its performance taking an unexpected turn due to the recent floods that occurred in the month of May. The Hayleys Fabric production facility was forced to shut down in the last week of May due to the flooding of Kalu Ganga.The impact...
Posted On 09 Aug 2017