Denim and garment maker Arvind Mills has signed an exclusive production agreement with 12-store retail chain Pantaloons for the supply of fabric and apparel for its in-house brands. Arvind Mills is already established as the single largest supplier for Pantaloons Retail's Bare, John Miller, Ajile, Annabelle, and AFL (Apparel For Less) labels. And as Arvind's president Anand Parekh explains: "We expect to do Rs25 crore worth of business with Pantaloon in the current year. The alliance will allow Pantaloon to focus on brand building and retailing, while we take care of production."