DHL Is The Official Logistics Partner Of Lakme Fashion Week For Seventh Year In A Row

Designers to present a collection to reflect DHL's theme 'International'

• The partnership is part of DHL's global relationship as the Official Logistics Partner for IMG Fashion Weeks in 15 countries across four continents

• At the Lakme Fashion Week Summer Resort 2013, DHL to present an exclusive show with leading designer duo Shivan and Narresh, and Masaba Gupta

DHL, the world's leading logistics company, announced its partnership with Lakme Fashion Week for the seventh consecutive year. The partnership is part of a global relationship as the Official Logistics Partners for IMG Fashion Weeks across the world spanning 15 countries across four continents. As specialists in international and domestic logistics in India, DHL works year-round to ensure fashion operators get the logistics support they need to ensure they remain cutting-edge in a vibrant market.

Speaking about DHL's association with Lakme Fashion Week, Mr. RS Subramanian, Country Manager, DHL Express India, said, "Over the years DHL has increased its presence, now covering 220 countries and territories, to become the most international company in the world. It has proved to be a strong partner for garment manufacturers, wholesaler, retailers and designers, offering speedy, on-time, customized logistics solutions and access to international markets. Supporting Lakme Fashion Week for the seventh consecutive year is a perfect way to demonstrate our capabilities in the complex and demanding nature of the fashion industry. Expert logistics support ensures that the latest fashion creations are brought to the runway - right on time Mr. Subramanian adds, "This season again we are very excited to present Shivan and Narresh as they are extremely talented and their collection is very chic and international. This year we will also be presenting Masaba Gupta, whose eclectic aesthetic taste is refreshing and exciting." DHL's customers include both large retail groups with complex distribution requirements as well as small, independent fashion boutiques requiring a one-off service. In India, DHL has been working with fashion, textile and apparel manufacturers for over three decades, providing the logistics support they need to ensure they remain cutting edge in a vibrant marketplace. Within this partnership, DHL positions itself as the leading logistics company for the fashion industry -one of the world's most creative, innovative and possibly fastest industries.
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