Intertek launches the first ever textile testing mobile lab
Intertek has announced the launch of Indati, the first-ever mobile textile testing lab. Intertek developed Indati: The Lab on Wheels to help manufacturers meet ever-increasing customer demand for high-quality apparel products, while delivering the convenience of on-site testing. The Mobile Lab was launched on 7 May at Akruti Corporate Park, Kanjurmarg (West), Mumbai.
Intertek’s mobile textile testing lab will serve retailers, brands and manufacturers of adult apparel, children’s apparel, fashion accessories and household textiles to ensure that their products meet safety, regulatory, quality and performance standards.
Commenting on the launch, Rajesh Saigal, Regional Managing Director, Intertek, South Asia said “India’s apparel industry is a major contributor to the country’s economy demonstrating consistent growth over the last decade. Intertek is dedicated to support the increasing demand for textile testing in India. The Lab on Wheels is a unique concept that will help support Indian retailers to realize testing cost efficiencies and also provide access to quality testing of their products at their doorstep. The home delivered support will help of manufacturers improve competencies and also enhance acceptability with global brands.”