Home / Apparel / Fashion / Design/ Alpha Apparels named sector runner-up at NBE Awards 2018

Alpha Apparels named sector runner-up at NBE Awards 2018


Comments / {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}} Views / Tuesday, 18 December 2018 00:00

Facebook

Human Resources Manager Deeptha Sanjeewa (left) receiving the Manufacturing Sector – Apparel, Textile and Leather Products runner-up award. Asst. Manager – Work Study Chathuranga Palapathwala is also seen here

 

The Alpha Apparels team with the award

Alpha Apparels, a manufacturer and exporter of intimate apparel wear, was named the runner-up in the Manufacturing Sector – Apparel, Textile and Leather Products at the recently held National Business Excellence Awards 2018 organised by the National Chamber of Commerce of Sri Lanka (NCCSL).

Held on 5 December at the Hilton Colombo, the event crowns some of the elite organisations that excel in being a leader with good governance, capacity and capabilities, performance, global market reach, commitment to sustainability and values, and business success including financials. 

Operating under the flagship of Calzedonia S.p.A in Italy, Alpha Apparels is one of its many locally-associated companies which go on to include Sirio Ltd., Omega Line Ltd., Benji Ltd. and Vavuniya Apparels. With a presence of 4,200+ retail sales outlets in over 40 countries across Europe, Russia, Middle East, Asia and America, Calzedonia S.p.A is a leading manufacturer in women’s undergarments, stockings, nightdresses, socks and swimwear.

Alpha Apparels CEO/Director Felix A. Fernando said, “It’s a proud moment yet again to be recognised for our continuous effort in business excellence. We look forward to further enhance our growth momentum and achieve more milestones in future.” Alpha Apparels has over 2,200 employees today and the locally-associated companies together boast a workforce of over 13,000. 

The company is no stranger to the awards having being named the sector’s runner-up back in 2013. Other milestone awards in the past include a Gold award in Garment Sector – Extra Large Category (2013 and 2010), Garment Sector – Most Outstanding Exporter (2010). 


Share This Article

Facebook Twitter


DISCLAIMER:

1. All comments will be moderated by the Daily FT Web Editor.

2. Comments that are abusive, obscene, incendiary, defamatory or irrelevant will not be published.

3. We may remove hyperlinks within comments.

4. Kindly use a genuine email ID and provide your name.

5. Spamming the comments section under different user names may result in being blacklisted.

COMMENTS

Today's Columnists

Trendvertising: The new world of communication in a hashtag world

Tuesday, 20 August 2019

Rahul Bose, an Indian actor, caught a lot of attention for a video post that went viral, where he complained about the price of bananas during his stay at a five-star hotel in Mumbai. As he explained in his story – he went to the gym at his hotel w


Company Law intertwined with Income Tax – Understanding the nexus! Part II

Tuesday, 20 August 2019

A comparison and analysing the impact of corresponding provisions of Companies Act No. 7 of 2007 and Inland Revenue Act No. 24 of 2017 reveals invaluable insights corporate management must be aware of in day-to-day management activities as well as st


Will ‘10 February’ be repeated?

Tuesday, 20 August 2019

Whilst Sri Lanka is in election mode, the thought crossing every Sri Lankans mind is, ‘Will the 10 February 2018 elections behaviour be repeated?’ given the head-start that ‘Brand Gota’ has got. Whilst many are speculating who will be the fig


Shanta Devarajan: Economist who cannot get disconnected from his motherland

Monday, 19 August 2019

For me, Shanta Devarajan, formerly the Acting Chief Economist of the World Bank Group succeeding the Nobel Laureate Paul Romer and presently Professor at Georgetown University, USA, was a legend by himself. When I met him in early part of the new mil


Columnists More

Special Report

SPECIAL REPORT MORE