Bhopal based Sagar Group is currently expanding its spinning capacity by 42,000 spindles. The company has already placed an order for 22 latest wider width Truetzschler TC 15 cards. Truetzschler has been Sagar’s longstanding technology partner. The company’s four units comprising 150,000 spindles have Truetzschler blowroom and cards. Sagar has 115 Truetzschler cards running in its four units.
At present, SMPL makes about 85 tons of high quality yarn per day. Sixty-five percent of this is for the export market and the rest caters to the domestic demand. Count varies between Ne 20s and 40s which include 100% cotton combed fancy slub yarns, BCI cotton yarns, combed compact yarn for weaving and knitting, including grey knitted fabrics, normal cotton and Lycra blend.
Says Siddharth Agrawal, Managing Director, Sagar Manufactures Pvt. Ltd., “Since its inception in 2012, SMPL leads all their products in a niche market where customers demand very high quality and we are always striving to further raise the quality and product benchmarks.” He further states, “We are working in diversified sectors like infrastructure, education, food and textiles, all these contribute towards the basic needs of any civilization. So, when we started the spinning mill, we required the best technology available and Truetzschler fit the bill perfectly”.
Adds Vinod Kumar Jain, Executive Director, SMPL, “At Sagar we strive for optimum utilisation of technology and resources, targeting quality production with an aim of exceeding customer expectations. Our workers are well versed with the Truetzschler technology and therefore all our four units comprising of 150,000 spindles have Truetzschler blowroom and cards. In fact, we have completed a century of Truetzschler cards and at present we have 115 Truetzschler cards running in our four units.”
Sagar Group is one of the fastest growing diversified conglomerates in Madhya Pradesh, India. Under the vibrant leadership and vision of its chairman, Sudhir Agrawal, the company started its first real estate project in 1983. Later in 2001, the company ventured into the education field by starting the Sagar Public School. At present they are successfully operating three leading schools, three engineering institutes, one B-school and one pharmacy institute. They also have a rice milling unit near Bhopal.
In 2012, Sudhir Agrawal decided to venture into textile production with the setting up of a modern spinning mill. Sudhir Agrawal, a first-generation entrepreneur, with dynamic leadership, commitment and integrity as core values has taken the Sagar Group to ever greater heights, built on the foundation of strong culture, ethos, and business ethics.