Gul Ahmed
Gul Ahmed

    
Gul Ahmed is playing a vital role not only as a textile giant, but has its strong presence in the retail business as well. The opening of its flagship store – Ideas by Gul Ahmed– marked the group’s entry into the retail business. Starting from Karachi, Gul Ahmed now has an extensive chain of more than 40 retail stores across the country, offering a diverse range of products from home accessories to fashion clothing.More than 50 years since its inception, the name Gul Ahmed is still globally synonymous ith quality, innovation & reliability. [1] Gul Ahmed

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Type:Public
Traded As:Business
Industry:Textile Mills Private Limited Company
Founded:April 1. 1953
Headquarter:Karachi, Pakistan
Key People:H.H. Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mubarak Al Nahayan (Chairman) Bashir Ali Mohammad – Chairman & CEO
Product:Accessories, Fabrics, Bedding, Yarn, Apparel,
Revenue:33 USS Million 2016
Operating income:(31-2-2017) 10385.89
About Gul Ahmed Ideas:Ideas by Gul Ahmed!
Gross Profit::2048.43 (31-2-2017
Owner:Haji Ali Muhammad
Number of employees:75000+
Subsidiaries:10567+
Website:https://www.gulahmedshop.com/

Gul Ahmed garmentOutstanding Color Chintz fabric,Flannel fabric,Poplin fabric,

Careers

Career
Gul Ahmed’s culture thrives on its values of integrity, passion, creativity and teamwork. These values fuse together to create a working environment that serves as a breeding ground for high-potential career growth. This challenging and dynamic culture makes Gul Ahmed one of the most sought-after employers in the industry.

Gul Ahmed is an Equal Opportunity Employer that is committed to promote deserving talent. We also take affirmative action to offer employment and advancement opportunities to all applicants, including minorities, women and individuals who are physically challenged. [2] Gul career 

Experienced Professionals

Shop

Gul Ahmed is an equal opportunity employer. Hiring people purely on the basis of merit, Gul Ahmed also promotes and creates opportunities for women, people with disabilities, and international students. [3] Gul Professionals

Company Overview

Overview
The story of textiles in the subcontinent is the story of Gul Ahmed. The group began trading in textiles in the early 1900s. The group entered in the field of manufacturing with the establishment of today’s iconic name of Gul Ahmed Textile Mills Ltd in the year 1953. Since its listing on the Karachi Stock Exchange in 1970, the company has been making rapid progress and enjoying a leading position in the world of textiles.

With an installed capacity of more than 130,000 spindles, 300 state-of-the-art weaving machines and most modern yarn dyeing, processing & stitching units, Gul Ahmed is a composite unit – making everything from cotton yarn to finished products. Gul Ahmed has its own captive power plant comprising of gas engines, gas & steam turbines, and backup diesel engines. Believing in playing its role in protecting the environment, Gul Ahmed has also set up a waste water treatment plant to treat 100% of its effluent, bringing it to NEQS levels.

Gul Ahmed is playing a vital role not only as a textile giant, but has its strong presence in the retail business as well. The opening of its flagship store – Ideas by Gul Ahmed– marked the group’s entry into the retail business. Starting from Karachi, Gul Ahmed now has an extensive chain of more than 40 retail stores across the country, offering a diverse range of products from home accessories to fashion clothing.More than 50 years since its inception, the name Gul Ahmed is still globally synonymous ith quality, innovation & reliability. [4] Company Overview 

Subsidiary Companies

  • GTM USA Corporation (FZC) – (100% owned subsidiary of Gul Ahmed Textile Mills Ltd)
  • Gul Ahmed International Ltd. (FZC) – (100% owned subsidiary of Gul Ahmed Textile Mills Ltd)
  • GTM Europe Ltd (FZC) – (100% owned subsidiary of Gul Ahmed Textile Mills Ltd) [5] Subsidiary Companies 

Association Trade body

  • All Pakistan Textile Mills Association
  • Karachi Chamber of Commerce & Industry
  • The Karachi Cotton Association
  • Pakistan Business Council
  • Employers’ Federation of Pakistan
  • Pakistan Textile Exporters Association
  • All Pakistan Textile Processing Mills Association
  • Pakistan Bedwear Exporters Association
  • Pakistan Hosiery Manufacturers & Exporters Association
  • Karachi Centre for Dispute Resolution
  • International Textile Manufacturers Federation
  • Fellowship Fund for Pakistan [6] Gul Ahmed

Company Registration Number

New registration number: CUIN 000586 [7] Registration Number 

Company National Tax Number

0698283-2

Registerd Office Address

Plot No.82, Main National Highway, Landhi, Karachi-75120. [8] Office Address

Vision Mission Values

Vision

Setting trends globally in the textile industry. Delivering the best products and services to our customers. [9] Gul Ahmed vision

Mission

To deliver value to our stakeholders through innovative technology, teamwork and by fulfilling our social and environmental responsibilities. [10] gul Ahmed Mission

Values

In achieving its vision and fulfilling its mission, the Company shall operate on the following core values: 

  • Integrity
  • Passion
  • Creativity
  • Teamwork [11] Gul Ahmed Values

Business Activities

Excellence in quality and service is the hallmark of all operations performed at Gul Ahmed. Firmly standing by its business values, Gul Ahmed is active in manufacture and sale of textile products.

The manufacturing wing is an essential component in Gul Ahmed’s operations. The manufacturing cycle, which includes spinning, weaving, processing, designing and stitching, results in an end product that is tailored to the most stringent customer requirements.

On the retail front, Ideas by Gul Ahmed offers fabrics and made-ups, ranging from home accessories to clothing. It not only provides fashion at great value, but also caters to various customer needs by offering a diverse product mix. This leads to a complete and enjoyable retail experience. As a result of this, the chain has expanded to 40 stores across Pakistan since its inception in 2003.

Permissible Business

The principal business activity of the Company is manufacture and sale of textile products. Details of other permissible business activities of the Company are as contained in the objects clause of the Memorandum of Association of the Company.

Board of Directors

Mr. Mohomed Bashir

Chairman
Mr. Mohomed Bashir joined the Board of Gul Ahmed Textile Mills Limited in 1982. He is a fellow member of Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), United Kingdom.
Mr. Mohomed Bashir has a very rich and extensive experience in the commerce and industry. He is currently the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Gul Ahmed Textile Mills Limited. He is also serving on the Boards of the following companies;
Pakistan Business Council
Gul Ahmed Energy Limited
Habib Metropolitan Bank Limited
GTM (Europe) Limited – UK
Gul Ahmed International Limited (FZC) – UAE
GTM USA Corp – USA
Habib University Foundation
Education Fund of Sindh
Gul Ahmed Holdings (Private) Limited
Gul Ahmed Power Company (Private) Limited
Gul Ahmed Renewable Energy Company (Private) Limited
Presently, his honorary Government, Trade & Industry and Consular positions include:
Chairman, (Committee to Improve Pakistan’s rating on Ease of Business Index)
Honorary Consul General of Sweden – Karachi
Member, Advisory Board of CPLC, Government of Sindh (2010)
Member, Pakistan France Business Council
Member, Pakistan German Business Council
Member, Tax Reform Commission, Ministry of Finance
Member, Tax Advisory Council, FBR
Previously, he has also held the following honorary Government and Trade and Industry positions:
Chairman, Pakistan Business Council (2014-2015)
Vice Chairman, Pakistan Business Council (2013 – 2014)
President, International Textile Manufacturers Federation (ITMF) (2010-2012)
Vice President, International Textile Manufacturers Federation (2008-2010)
Founder, Trustee, Fellowship Fund For Pakistan till 2013
Member, Advisory Committee, Federal Tax Ombudsman, Government of Pakistan (2011-2014)
Member, Economic Advisory Council, Government of Pakistan (2001-2003/2008-2013)
Member, Export Promotion Board, Government of Pakistan (2002-2007, 1995-1997)
Member, National Strategy on Textiles (2006-2007)
Chairman, Pakistan Britain Advisory Council (2002-2005)
Chairman, All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (1989 -1990)
Vice Chairman, All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (1982-1985)
Chairman, Pakistan Swiss Trade and Industry Committee (1981-2000)
Governing Board, Pakistan Design Institute (1981- 2000)
In recognition of his services, he was awarded Sitara~e~Imtiaz by the President of Pakistan in 2006 and has also been conferred as Justice of Peace. [12] Mr. Mohomed Bashir 

Green Company

Gul Ahmed has a vision of becoming a green company that is environmentally friendly and socially responsible. In its efforts towards sustaining the environment for the generations to come, Gul Ahmed is committed towards adopting the best practices necessary to ensure a greener society. Some of the key projects undertaken as part of the scheme are: [13] Green Company 

Gaseous Emissions

  • Cycle gas turbine, installed in December 2006, generates 10 MW electricity
  • Exhaust flue gases fed to HRSG to generate steam, installed in May 2007
  • First combined cycle power plant in textile industry
  • Reduced heat content of flue gases going into the atmosphere

Community Development

Gul Ahmed reaches out to and is affected by the different segments of the community that are an essential ingredient of its success story. In its drive towards making the community experience better, Gul Ahmed remains committed to working for their development and initiates steps that make a difference. [14] Community Development 

Woven Fabric

Woven fabrics are preferable for its different types of design. This kind of fabric can be easily cut into different shapes and excellent for producing different styles in the garments.
There are different types of woven fabrics which are vastly used in garments manufacturing, those are in the below

  • Buckram fabric,
  • Cambric fabric,
  • Casement fabric,
  • Cheese fabric,
  • Chiffon fabric,
  • Chintz fabric,
  • Corduroy fabric,
  • Crepe fabric,
  • Denim fabric,
  • Drill fabric,
  • Flannel fabric,
  • Gabardine fabric,
  • Georgette fabric,
  • Kashmir silk,
  • Khadi fabric,
  • Lawn fabric,
  • Muslin fabric,
  • Organdy fabric,
  • Poplin fabric,
  • Sheeting fabric,
  • Taffeta fabric,
  • Tissue fabric,
  • Mesh fabric,
  • Velvet fabric. [15] Woven Fabric 

Knitted Fabric

Garments buyers love knit fabrics for its comfort, texture, wrinkle resistance, and elasticity. Basically, knit fabric is easy to sew with the right machine and stitching technique.
Different types of knit fabrics, which are vastly used in apparel manufacturing, are mentioned in the following:

  • ingle jersey fabric,
  • Double jersey fabric,
  • Burn out jersey fabric,
  • Rib fabric,
  • Interlock fabric,
  • Piquet fabric,
  • Lacoste fabric,
  • Fleece fabric.

Contact In Pakistan

  • Gul Ahmed International Ltd.
  • Plot No.82, Main National Highway, Landhi,
  • Karachi-75120, Pakistan
  • Phone
  • +92 21 111 485 485
  • +92 21 111 486 486
  • +92 21 35019806
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