Fakir Apparels has achieved the distinction of being the first Bangladeshi manufacturer to receive the ISPO Award Winner for the Calor Jacket, recognized in the sportswear category by the International Society for Professional Apparel and Textile Industry (ISPO). This accolade acknowledges Fakir Apparels’ dedication to performance, sustainability, and innovation in outdoor apparel.
Traditionally focused on cotton-based garments, the company strategically shifted a significant portion of its products to synthetic and synthetic blends while maintaining its client base. Fakir Apparels’ commitment to sustainability is evident in the Calor Jacket, a groundbreaking piece that integrates cutting-edge technology, a circular philosophy, and reduces garment waste by an impressive 97%. Fakir Nafizuzzaman, Deputy Managing Director of Fakir Apparels, emphasizes the company’s role in steering the industry shift from traditional cotton-based garments to synthetic fiber-made high-end technical wear, marking a transformative moment for Bangladesh’s RMG industry.