Significant improvements in quality consistency, productivity and profitability thanks to reports from Uster Quality Expert
As a leading yarn manufacturer in the Gujarat region of India, MG Threads is continually seeking to optimize quality and consistency to match customer expectations in the field of crepe, slub and blend yarns. The company has been in business for 22 years, and operates production units in the city of Banas Khantha, with corporate headquarters in Ahmedabad.
With 230 employees, MG Threads has spinning facilities totalling 18,000 spindles. Major markets are in Gujarat and Maharashtra, including the important textile areas around Surat, Bhiwadi and Ichalkaranji.
The company’s owner and managing director is Hitesh Modi. In this interview, Mr Modi explains the benefits following the implementation of improved processes and practices since installing Uster instruments. With Uster Tester 6, incorporating Uster Quality Expert (UQX), the mill has been able to control quality and consistency at a higher level, with associated benefits higher production and better profitability.
Initially, the company regarded its quality reputation in the market as ‘average’, according to Mr Modi. But with the aim of enhancing its market position, Uster technology and support made a significant impact on the entire operation. ‘The Uster Tester 6 with UQX is a must for any spinning unit aiming for better quality’, he commented.