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Birla Cellulose maps 100% of forest sources on GreenTrack Michelle Russell | 3 Nov 20

Birla Cellulose, the pulp and fibre business of Indian textile conglomerate Aditya Birla Group, has partnered with dissolving pulp giant Sappi to provide visibility of its sourcing practices through the GreenTrack traceability platform.

Aditya Birla "low Risk" in CanopyStyle viscose audit Michelle Russell | 15 Oct 20

Indian textile conglomerate Aditya Birla has completed its second CanopyStyle Audit, the results of which show the company's current supply chain is again at low risk of sourcing wood from ancient and endangered forests or other controversial sources.

Brands still failing to deliver on responsible viscose sourcing Michelle Russell | 20 Nov 19

A new report has found that while the issue of responsible viscose production is now firmly on the agenda of the fashion industry, there are still brands and retailers failing to deliver on responsible sourcing.

Birla Cellulose viscose uses pre-consumer cotton waste Michelle Russell | 15 Oct 19

Birla Cellulose, the pulp and fibre business of Indian textile conglomerate Aditya Birla Group, has achieved what it claims is a breakthrough in manufacturing viscose fibre using pre-consumer cotton fabric waste.

Indian apparel majors ink sustainability pledge Beth Wright | 28 Aug 19

Future Group, Aditya Birla Retail and Arvind Brands are among 16 of India's top apparel firms that have committed to use more sustainable raw materials and processes by 2025.

Aditya Birla's Grasim acquires Söktas India Hannah Abdulla | 6 Mar 19

Indian textile and viscose staple fibre manufacturer Grasim Industries – part of conglomerate Aditya Birla Group – has acquired the Indian arm of Söktas, a Turkish manufacturer of shirting fabric for Rs.165 crore (US$23.5m).

Birla Cellulose eyes speed to market with NY design studio Michelle Russell | 16 Jan 18

Birla Cellulose, the pulp and fibre business of Indian textile conglomerate Aditya Birla Group, has opened an international design studio in New York that will display over 300 of the group's fabrics and help speed the sampling process.

Grasim dope dyed viscose fibres win Biobased label Hannah Abdulla | 20 Sep 17

Indian textile and viscose staple fibre manufacturer Grasim Industries – part of conglomerate Aditya Birla Group – has received US Department of Agriculture Biobased certification for its dope dyed fibres.

25% of viscose supply chain audited as forest-friendly Michelle Russell | 22 Jun 17

Around 25% of the global supply chain for viscose has now been subjected to comprehensive audits and found to be at a low risk for containing fibre from controversial forest sources, a new study shows.

Aditya Birla textile workers on illegal strike Michelle Russell | 18 May 17

Workers at a textile division of Indian conglomerate Aditya Birla Nuvo have gone on strike in a move the company says is illegal.

Aditya Birla Fashion and Retail books Q3 loss Michelle Russell | 21 Feb 17

Indian fashion and lifestyle company Aditya Birla Fashion and Retail (ABFRL) has moved to a loss in its third-quarter as a result of the government's demonetisation last November, but booked an increase in sales.

Aditya Birla to launch Saks Fifth Avenue in India? Beth Wright | 21 Feb 17

Indian conglomerate Aditya Birla is keeping tight lipped on reports it has partnered with Canadian retailer Hudson's Bay Company (HBC) to launch the Saks Fifth Avenue banner in India.

Aditya Birla fashion unit books Q2 growth Michelle Russell | 29 Nov 16

Indian conglomerate Aditya Birla Nuvo has posted growth in its fashion and lifestyle business for the second quarter. 

INDIA: Madura chooses Lawson PLM solution | 13 Aug 09

Apparel and retail company Madura Garments has gone live with Lawson Software’s Fashion Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution.

INDIA: Garment losses hit Aditya Birla Q4 results | 29 Apr 09

Losses at its garment arm have helped push Indian conglomerate Aditya Birla Nuvo to a wider fourth quarter loss, the company said today (29 April).

INDIA: Madura Garments unit signs for KWI retail solution | 12 Jan 09

One of Madura Garments’ retail divisions has signed up for an end-to-end, fully managed retail solution from New York based Kliger-Weiss Infosystems (KWI).

AUSTRIA: Lenzing enjoys strong 9-month results | 27 Nov 06

Manufacturing group Lenzing said strong demand for its fibres drove sales and profit growth during the first nine months of 2006.

AUSTRIA: Lenzing to be sold to India's Aditya Birla? | 22 Nov 06

Austria-based fibre firm Lenzing is lining up for a sale to India’s Aditya Birla Group, according to press reports.

CHINA: Birla Jingwei Fibres JV opens | 8 Nov 06

The Aditya Birla Group and Fujian Jingwei Group have opened their new Chinese joint venture (JV) for viscose staple fibre (VSF), Birla Jingwei Fibres Company Limited.

INDIA: Aditya Birla sets up VSF JV with Hubei Jing Wei | 4 Sep 06

Aditya Birla Group is setting up a joint viscose staple fibre (VSF) unit with Hubei Jing Wei Chemical Fibre.

INDIA: Aditya given green light to sell export business | 29 Aug 06

Fabrics and garment maker Aditya Birla Nuvo has gained shareholder approval to sell or transfer the contract export business of its apparel unit Madura Garments, reported The Press Trust of India.

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