GWG Action

Brandix-MIT Global Startup Labs-SLASSCOM partner to drive start-ups

A noteworthy tripartite initiative to stimulate technology start-ups by Sri Lankan university students and recent graduates gets underway in January 2014 with corporate sponsorship and participatory inputs from Brandix.


Brandix and Israel’s Tefron team up for joint venture in fabric industry

Sri Lanka’s leader in apparel manufacturing, Brandix, and Tefron, a seamless fabric manufacturer based in Israel, have teamed up to form a joint venture, according to Israeli business daily ‘Globes’.


Brandix to Sponsor SLIIT RoboFest for Three Years

SLIIT, the premier degree awarding Institute in Sri Lanka, signed an agreement with Brandix Lanka Limited for the sponsorship of the RoboFest competition at the SLIIT campus in Malabe recently. Ishan Dantanarayana, Brandix Group Chief People Officer and Professor Lalith Gamage, President/CEO of SLIIT exchanged the agreement on behalf of the two organizations. Chief Operating Officer - Strategy Division at Brandix Lanka, Surendra Karunakaran, Professor Ashok Peiris, Dean Engineering and Dr. Malitha Wijesundara, Dean Computing of SLIIT also participated in the ceremony.


JAAF members commend Government’s “balanced and visionary approach on shipping economy”

Exporters who are members of the Joint Apparel Association Forum (JAAF) released the following statement on the terminal handing charge issue yesterday:


2013: A year in review - Sourcing winners and losers

What a difference a year makes for garment-making countries. While some were crippled by ongoing unrest, deadly factory fires and natural disasters, others saw exports increase in a critically competitive environment.


adidas regional bosses in town

The adidas Regional Managing Director Erick Haskell together with Regional Director Sales and Marketing Thushar Gokulnath flew into Colombo recently with a 15 member strong team to conduct their week-long corporate training program.


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