Organic apparel not only protects skin and health but the planet as well as it is anti-pesticide and free of chemical fertilizers, whereas the non-organic fiber has life-threatening chemicals and hazardous effects on health as well as the environment.
Other traders too, seeing the sudden surge of demand for khadi apparels, have started selling apparels in the guise of khadi. Clearly, reason being, khadi sales rose 25% to Rs 2,509 crore in FY18 from the previous year.
Womens apparel, which accounted for Rs 1 lakh crore of the Rs 2.6 lakh crore apparel market in 2015, is growing at 11 per cent CAGR, while the branded segment is clocking a 20 per cent growth, the report said.
The new formed Future Specialty Retail was formed with a subscription amount of Rs 5 lakh. Currently the fashion wing of Future Group runs various brands including Central, Brand Factory, Indigo Nation, Lee Cooper, Sculler and Clarks.