Energised with the passion to become the preferred fabric solutions provider for branded clothing, the Teejay Group is positioned as Sri Lanka’s premier and leading multinational manufacturer of weft knitted fabric. With its headquarters being based in Avissawella, Teejay Lanka has expanded its territory to make its presence felt in local and international markets- the state-of-the-art printing facility and the Strategic Business Unit that is equal in capacity to its HQ established in India serving as testimony.
Popularised courtesy of its specialty in providing a wide range of products and services related to weft knit manufacturing, Teejay has expanded its already noteworthy scope to encompass lace dyeing, yarn dyeing and synthetic fabric production.
Teejay has established strategic business partnerships with leading pioneers within the fabric and apparel industry – Brandix Lanka and Pacific Textiles. The influence gained due to associating with market leaders of such caliber enable the Group to further upgrade its expertise.
Understanding the urgency to engage in sustainable production, Teejay is keen to invest on state-of-the-art machinery when looking to increase its capacity – a strategy that enables it to increase yield while taking measures to reduce its carbon footprint. The commitment to sustainable production earned Teejay Lanka and the Teejay Group the capability to expand their production capacities.
Teejay’s reputation for product quality and customer service – further complemented by its ability to meet complex and evolving customer needs in the fast changing fashion industry through its innovation and research capabilities – have enabled it to build and grow a formidable customer portfolio that comprise of world renown leading retail brands from Europe, USA and Asia. The customer portfolio – which Teejay proudly refers to as ‘strategic business customers’ – include; PVH, Calzedonia, L Brands, Decathlon, Marks & Spencer, Nike, Uniqlo, and LIDL.
Moreover, Teejay Lanka has instated a separate department whose responsibility is to focus on new business incubation. Teams have been appointed to incubate new customers and new brands – paving the path for future growth.
Staying true to the belief that “innovation is the only way to win”, the Teejay Group gleans pride with the knowledge that its status as an innovative company drives the industry forward. The Group’s Research Division that engages in R&D for yarn, fiber, dyes, chemicals, fabrics, and processes gives it the flexibility to offer customized solutions along with a competitive advantage within a fast-paced industry.
Providing employment to over 2600 individuals in Sri Lanka and India, Teejay Lanka believes that driving sustainability and innovation, and creating partnerships and bonds are key components of its corporate DNA. Its culture is built on the foundation set by the core values of Integrity, Innovate to Lead, Collaboration, and Togetherness.
“We consider the values to be the foundation of the organization and the employees of Teejay uphold the values to the highest esteem.”