Export-oriented garment industry company Snowtex Group has won the 'Bangladesh Business Award, 2019' in the 'Best Business Entrepreneur of the Year' category.
The international logistics company DHL and English daily The Daily Star organised the award and it was given through a virtual conference due to the Coronavirus pandemic situation.
Along with Commerce Minister Tipu Munshi, Managing Director of DHL Miarul Haque, and Publisher and Editor of Daily Star Mahfuz Anam, many others joined the virtual conference, says a press release.
Binod Kumar Chowdhury, chairman of Chaudhary Group (CG Corp Global)l and billionaire businessman from Nepal was also present as the keynote speaker.
"We have maintained our commitment to our buyers from the beginning. We have delivered our products while maintaining the highest quality. And we want to move forward in the same way in the future," said SM Khaled, managing director, Snowtex Group.
Snowtex launched in 2000 through a buying house. Snowtex Apparels established its first factory in 2005. In continuation of that success, 'Cut and Sew' was established in 2011, 'Snowtex Outerwear' in 2014 and 'Snowtex Sportswear' in 2019.
Today 'Snowtex' has become an organisation of four big factories. "SaRa" is their first lifestyle brand in Bangladesh.
Snowtex Outerwear Green Factory has been awarded the USGBC's Lead Gold Certificate. Snowtex also received the "Health and Safety" award under the Ministry of Labour and Employment.