Introduction

GMS Composite Knitting Limited started its operations in 1999. It is an entirely integrated and independent company, which comprises of state of the art composite knitting, dyeing, finishing, and stitching units. Its modern facilities and highly skilled workers have placed the company in the market as a reliable exporter of quality knitted fabrics across the globe. GMS is an ISO 9001:2008 certified company.

Mission, Vision, Objective

GMS’s mission is to maintain its business operations as one of the leading RMG exporters in Bangladesh.

GMS’s vision is to develop technologies and best practices specific to fulfill the global demand of RMG.

GMS aims at producing high quality garments through an effective quality control system from sourcing of fabric to end-product.

History

Year Event
1999 Incorporation
2000 Commencement of Production
2009
  • National Export Trophy Silver 2009-2010
  • Business Social Compliance Initiative (BSCI) (Cycle Number- 1) 2009-2012
2010 Worldwide Responsible Accredited Production (WRAP), Platinum Certificate, 2010-2012
2011
  • Oeko-Tex Standard 100, for Fabric Dyeing: (Product Class-1), 2011-2012
  • Certificate International ISO 9001:2008, 2011-2014
2012 Oeko-Tex Standard 100 for Yarn Dyeing: (Product Class-1), 2012-2013

Management

GMS’s dedicated management team is professional in approach, proficient in vocation. Their spirit of enterprise and dedication to quality symbolizes GMS’s corporate culture, where commitment leads and achievement follows. Management and technical professionals including expatriates manage the operation of the company.

Human Resources

All the employees of GMS are skilled, educated, and minimum 18 years of age.

Male-Female Ratio Male 49% & Female 51%
Number of Officials 147 persons
Number of Staffs 2543 persons
Number of Labourers 8424 persons

GMS complies with the national and international labour law and best practices. The company does not support the use of child labour.

Manufacturing Excellence

GMS Composite Knitting factory is a vertical composite facility. The skilled workers of GMS and the latest technology in use power its production process. All the production lines at GMS are equipped with state of the art machinery manufactured by leading global brands. The production processes at GMS are eco-friendly, energy efficient, and uses less water and chemical. The production lines are computerized and are able to run in full capacity in high temperature, having low liquid ratio.

GMS Composite Knitting Ltd. ensures 100% compliant manufacturing plant. The company also ensure social compliance. The international certifications obtained by GMS are:

  • ISO 9001-2015 for Quality Assurance
  • WRAP for Social Compliance
  • BSCI for Social Compliance with Rating A
  • ISO 9014 for Environmental Management
  • SEDEX for Social Compliance
  • GOTS for Sustainable Product Manufacturing
  • OCS 100 for Sustainable Product Manufacturing
  • GRS for Sustainable Product Manufacturing
  • RCS 100 for Sustainable Product Manufacturing
  • OEKO-TEX Standard 100 for Sustainable Textile Production