About Us

COMPANY PROFILE

With over a decade of experience, Shivam Apparels is one of the leading leather garment manufacturers’ exporters in Chennai, India. Established in 1999, the company stands on the pillars of quality, fashion, customer satisfaction and personalised design technology. We follow a professional approach to ensure reliable delivery, quality, control, product development and commitment to the compliance of global standards; this has resulted in a perpetually growing customer base.

Our company runs on directed goals and vision for mutual growth and progress and shows utmost dedication towards manufacturing quality products. At Shivam Apparels we manufacture leather garments using the best state of art, professional technology and expertise from professionals in the field of leather design and technology. Our garments are exported to Europe, the USA and Canada.


Director

Ajay Singh

Ajay Singh, Founder & Managing Director (MD) of Shivam Apparels is an Economics Graduate with a specialization in Garment Designing from National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT), Delhi and PGDA in Leather Technology from Central Leather Research Institute (CLRI). He has worked with diverse foreign clients and has an experience of over 25 years in production, procurement, quality control and management of leather.

His experience has made him one of the leading exporters in the country. His products have reached Europe, the USA and Canada and his long-term vision remains to work with top International clients and brands. He’s a leader and believes in working with his team for their development and growth. He hopes to create a culture and movement of leaders in the leather sector.

Head of Operations & Design

Shalini Singh

Shalini Singh, Head of Design & Concept of Shivam Apparels is a bachelor’s in Commerce and master’s in International Law from Stella Maris College, Chennai & National Institute of Advanced Studies, Bangalore, respectively. Additionally, Shalini has completed a course from the London School of Fashion on Fashion Blogging & Design Concept. She has a combined experience over 4 years from corporate giants such as Goldman Sachs and BNP Paribas.

She has done several projects on Economic Research, Consumer Behavior & International Affairs in association with institutes such as the World Bank and the United Nations Organization. Shalini’s strategic vision for Shivam Apparels’ growth is exemplary and her driven personality gives the company enthusiasm and compelling leadership. She has represented the company on several occasions, the most recent being the Leather Fair 2020, Chennai by the Council for Leather Exports & India Leather Days held in Germany, November 2019.

Vision Statement


OUR STRENGTH

The pillars of strength to our company are quality, expertise, competitive prices and dynamic styles, designs and technology.

OUR ASSURANCE

We assure trendy garments that last. Our company works towards competitive prices for best products.

FACILITIES

We possess latest technology in a sophisticated production set up abiding to social compliance to create masterpieces in house.

CUSTOMER

We work by client motivation and thus we go beyond their expectations by ensuring complete satisfaction.

Why Us?

BEST VALUE

We promise the best mix of economy and quality so that our customers get the best value for their money. We are proud to offer a unique blend of supreme quality and affordable rates. We make trendy garments last.

WE GROW WITH YOU

Shivam Apparels has come a long way from being a start up leather production unit to one of the country’s leading exporting firms. With over 25 years of expertise of our Director in this field, we can ensure our customers’ happiness, growth and overall mutual benefit.

SOCIAL COMPLIANCE

We are a SEDEX (Supplier Ethical Data Exchange) and BSCI (Business Social Compliance Initiative) certified company. We work under social standards and incorporate the culture of discipline, regulations and the best work environment in the company.

TREND-SETTER

We stay true to our motto “Where fashion and technology set the trend.” Whether it is the USA or Europe, our products lead fashion trends to the masses.

FACTORY

All our factories are equipped with the latest technology required in the production process. We have imported sewing machines, CAD design machines, tumble and finishing machines which help us make the finest of outcomes.

Shivam Apparels is fully compliant and certified by the BSCI (Business Social Compliance Initiative) and has strict policies against forced and child labour. All our production units provide a healthy and safe working environment for all our employees. We provide our employees with all the required sanitation facilities and a wage structure based on the guidelines provided by the (GOI). Adequate fire safety norms are followed and fire safety equipment has been installed at all our production facilities. In addition, regular training is provided to our staff on how to handle the necessary fire fighting equipment, in case of an emergency.

Quality

Shivam Apparels gives prime importance to quality. We use the best raw materials nurtured by technology, design and expertise to result an outcome that exceeds international quality specification. Our man power has been vital to our success and we ensure we reciprocate to them in the best manner thus we work towards their personal growth mutually directed towards company goals and vision. We work with motivation to create a healthy and competitive work environment to improve efficiency and effectiveness in work. We believe in teamwork and fine leadership.

Infrastructure & Creativity

Shivam Apparels has been competing in the global market and thus we believe in being extremely dynamic with our approach. We encourage investments into portfolio development and lookbooks. We hold conviction towards the best presentation and we ensure top-class season-wise lookbooks, constant style updating by going to fashion events and partnering, hiring interns from various top design schools in the city to add that fresh touch in our styles and fashion. We love being the trend setters and do not give up on that title.

That extra mile

What makes us different from other firms is our involvement into our work like no other firm. We suit to the specialised requirement of each and every customer. Right from the procurement of leather to exporting of finished goods our Director takes active participation and personal care of each and every step in the garment making. He ensures there is no scope of going wrong by ensuring stringent control measures at the right time.

We at Shivam Apparels believe to give the best of the best, thus all our raw materials are imported from various parts of the world and processed in our own tanneries located in Pallavaram, a small town in the outskirts of Chennai.

Commitment to Social accountability

Employees are our first asset, Shivam Apparels highly believes that involvement and commitment of every employee is contributing vital support in the development of organization. So complying with legal and other obligations that are beneficial to our employees is also our main focus. To show it’s firm commitment Shivam Apparels has established and implemented Social Compliance policy;

We at Shivam Apparels are committed to the ethical manufacturing of Leather Garments and goods by

  • Faithfully complying with social compliance code of conducts laid down by our business partners.
  • Fulfilling applicable legal and other requirements related to our industry.
  • Monitoring and measuring our Social compliance practices where practical and to continually improve our social compliance system performance.
  • Empowering our employees through training & involvement into social compliance practices.

The cross functional team namely “Shivam’s United Winners” exclusively constituted to implement Social Accountability practices in Shivam Apparels in coordination with external Social Compliance Experts. Basic Elements of Social Compliance that are being implemented at Shivam Apparels by this team are,

  • No Child Labour
  • No Forced Labour
  • Health & Safety aspects
  • Non-Discrimination
  • Remuneration
  • Working Hours
  • Freedom of Association
  • Environmental Practices
  • Management System

Unstinted support from Top Management made this team dynamic and systematic in implementing practical Social Practices. Monthly monitoring on Key Performance Indicators of Social Aspects proves Shivam’s commitment towards Corporate Social Responsibility.