One of central America's largest textile and apparel makers, Karims Group, has purchased Quitman Knitting Mills based in Quitman, Mississippi, USA. The acquisition means that Karims can now offer a full package service to its uniform and private label customers. Established in 1991, Karims Group's currently operates seven sewing plants, spinning and textile mills in Honduras and Mexico. Quitman Mills has knitting, dying and finishing facilities for knitted goods, with a capacity of 175,000 lbs per week.