Staff Correspondent: Bangladesh based Fortis Group is a well established conglomerate with a wide footprint that believes in crafting innovative products and services that can satisfy the needs and solve critical problems of customers home and abroad, FORTIS Group has demonstrated its full commitment towards delivering quality products and services that enabled the organization surpass the expectation of its customers across the world. The organization’s client base includes renowned international retailers and the biggest brands of the apparel industry.
According to the BGMEA, Bangladesh now 69 Platinum, top 8 factories out of first 10 in the world and top 54 factories out of first 100.Where Three readymade garment factories of Fortis Group received the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Platinum certification from the United States Green Building Council (USGBC). These three factories are KA Design Ltd,Habitus Fashion and Quattro Fashion Ltd.
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Green is part of sustainability especially for our upcoming generation’s livelihood. As a social responsibility we are doing many sustainable practices, added Shahadat Hossan We have a plan to make my all-sister concern factories will be LEED certified by 2025 said, Shahadat Hossan, Managing Director, Fortis Group.
The Bangladesh government has tried to support green clothing makers. Our global buyers should pay the right price for green initiative, added Mr.Shahadat. He also said, Bangladesh would be able to make more cost-effective and high-end products and thus the country would be regarded as the safest and best RMG sourcing country.
KA Design Ltd: KA Design Ltd sister concern of Fortis Group is recognized as ‘LEED Platinum’ rated green factory with 82 scores by the U.S. Green Building Council.(USGBC) The 428.22 kWp project implemented on the rooftop of K A Design Ltd,
The rooftop solar project is a part of the on-going green initiatives of FORTIS group to use more environment friendly technology and become less dependent on grid electricity by using renewable energy sources. KA Design Limited, a private limited company limited by share was established in 2008 in Bangladesh.
Habitus Fashion Ltd: Bangladesh-based one of the sustainable readymade garments manufacturers and exporters, Habitus Fashion Ltd sister concern of Fortis Group is recognized as a ‘LEED Platinum’ rated green factory with 91 scores by the U.S. Green Building Council. (USGBC).
Habitus Fashion Ltd. achieved LEED certification for implementing practical and measurable strategies and solutions aimed at achieving high performance in Location and Transportation, sustainable site development, water efficiency, energy and atmosphere, materials and resources, Indoor environmental quality, and Innovation.
Quattro Fashion Ltd awarded LEED Platinum Certification for achieving optimum score 86 out of 100. Previously KA Design Ltd sister concern of Fortis Group is recognized as ‘LEED Platinum’ rated green factory with 82 scores by the U.S. Green Building Council.(USGBC).
Quattro Fashion doing Leisure wear, Sports wear, Basic & Fashion Tee & Polo, Sweat Shirt, Soft Shell, Ski wear, Power Stretch Tops, Two Layer Jkt, Out Door Tops & Bottoms.