Oct 31, 2021 06:37 PM IST
Superstar Kamal Haasan on his sustainable fashion brand KH House of Khaddar.
- Jun 04, 2021 04:41 PM IST
Since 2019, e- commerce giants Flipkart and Amazon have been focussing on handicrafts and artisanal products to help local artisans and small businesses to come into the e commerce fold by launching Flipkart Samarth and Amazon Karigar.
- Sep 19, 2020 06:01 PM IST
The Khadi and Village Industries Commission clamped down on e-tailers who have been allegedly selling fake khadi products. Counterfeiting of khadi has increased both online and offline after a spurt of popularity in recent years
- Aug 21, 2020 06:01 PM IST
Khadi Essentials and Khadi Global will have to destroy all their product packaging, labels, publicity material, signboards, etc, where the Khadi brand name had been used
- Aug 17, 2019 07:50 PM IST
The Khadi production, which was Rs 879.98 crore in 2014-15, went up to Rs 1,902 crore in 2018-19, a growth of more than 100 per cent, and its sales recorded a growth of over 145 per cent, from Rs 1,310.9 crore in 2014-15 to Rs 3,215.13 crore in 2018-19, according to a statement issued by the KVIC.
- Jan 04, 2019 12:19 PM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s intervention to revamp KVIC and promote khadi did help the state-owned entity in getting business, but what really helped is the marketing of swadeshi by yoga-guru-turned-businessman Baba Ramdev.
- Jan 02, 2019 03:54 PM IST
Khadi was also taken up as the preferred uniform fabric across several establishments - both government and private.
- Nov 25, 2018 07:30 PM IST
The five-bogie Khadi Express train would also have the facility to sell the Khadi products to people and will run through all those places in the country where Mahatama Gandhi had stayed. The train will be stationed at those stations for one day.
- Nov 12, 2018 02:37 PM IST
Baba Ramdev will undoubtedly give most established apparel brands run for their money in Paridhan’s initial years
- Nov 02, 2018 09:06 PM IST
"The Make in India push by our Prime Minister has also given Khadi the right kind of attention," he said.
- Nov 02, 2018 10:05 AM IST
As per KVIC's audit report, the Khadi fabric production during the same fiscal was 103.22 million square meters – which was a bit higher than 4 percent of the overall production, KVIC said.
- Oct 15, 2018 08:20 AM IST
The outlet has registered a record sales of Rs 1,25,25,671 sale on Saturday, which the KVIC claimed is the highest ever sale so far in its history.
- Oct 03, 2018 06:46 PM IST
Brand Khadi is also looking at touching a sales target of Rs 5000 crore by the end of 2018-19
- Aug 29, 2018 06:59 PM IST
So far, KVIC has provided Khadi Mark Certificate to 2,238 entities and issued legal notices to 222 organizations in the last three years
- Aug 28, 2018 07:20 PM IST
Khadi and Village Industries Commission under the Ministry of Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises had sent a legal notice to Fabindia in February, asking it to refrain from using the Khadi tag for their apparel line which did not meet the required criteria to be categorised as khadi.
- Aug 03, 2018 02:06 PM IST
The products will be given away as gifts to dignitaries in the two countries. This would help Khadi increase their global reach
- Jun 20, 2018 04:22 PM IST
Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) has already sold over 8,000 yoga kits, worth Rs 1.5 crore, across the country this year
- Jun 18, 2018 03:03 PM IST
Earlier in September 2016, Air India had placed an order with KVIC for supplying 5.75 lakh pieces of Khadi soap cakes.
- Jun 01, 2018 10:19 PM IST
"Incredibly, the total average Khadi sale, which was Rs 914.07 crore during the years 2004 to 2014, jumped to Rs 1,828.3 crore in three years after that, i.e. between 2015 to 2018, with over 100 per cent increase,"
- May 25, 2018 03:23 PM IST
Call it elegance or profligacy, but Narendra Modi's style statement is something no one can ignore.
- Apr 16, 2018 12:14 PM IST
High streets of Dubai, Chicago, Mauritius and Johannesburg may soon showcase khadi as the next big fashion find.
- Mar 20, 2018 06:09 PM IST
In 2015-16, MDA of around Rs 316 crore was claimed and given to altogether 1,918 Khadi institutions.
- Feb 20, 2018 04:43 PM IST
Backed by aggressive marketing and promotion strategy, the heritage fabric has taken the next big step to make itself a household name.
- Feb 11, 2018 11:40 AM IST
The Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) under the MSME Ministry is also in talks with industry associations abroad to open franchisee outlets, where Khadi products sourced from different parts of India would be on sale.
- Aug 03, 2017 03:51 PM IST
With the addition of 286 new stores in the last 3 years, KVIC is now experimenting with lounge format stores called ‘Khadi India Lounge’ to target upmarket clientele