Kardem Textile Keşan factory has opened


New Factory, Kaizen Textile Smederevo Serbia

Kaizen Textile is located in Smederevo Serbia. Our company was founded by Kardem Textile, and operates as a subsidiary company.

Our mission is to provide high quality merchandise options to our clients while making the cost effective and reasonable. Our main aim is to add value to our customers by offering a wide range of

products and services, flexibility, speed and quality, together with proactive and innovative approaches. Our plan is to reach target capacity of 800,000 units/month with 800 employees at June 2017.


Smederevo Autumn Festival Sponsoed by Kaizen

"Smederevo Autumn" or “Autumn in Smederevo” is a tourist and economic manifestation held every September and devoted to grape picking and wine making, with defile of medieval knights and rich cultural and artistic program in the famous Smederevo Fortress and on the City squares. It was an honor and a great pleasure to be part of the festival.


Platinum Award For 2015

Istanbul Textile And Apparel Exporter Associations (ITKIB), rewarded succesful Turkish exporters of 2015 with an award ceremony.

KARDEM Textile received PLATINUM award with its export volume during year 2015. Kardem's award is given by the President of Turkish Exporters Assembly Hikmet TANRIVERDI

to Our Deputy Manager of Design, Product Development and Sales Mr. Bumin FISEK.


Management Training in Abant

As being managers of Kardem, we discovered what we could do changing and learning in our organization by developing, differentiating and changing with our new friends-joined us on 3rd - 5th of March,2016.

We connect to a goal: do our best and be different together for a bette, lean, systematic and sustainable organization. Both our new and current employees, we experienced the synergy of being a team.

With the active leadership-to develop and improve-we experienced effective recognition of our team, right usage of communication tools, ken them, leading, esteeming and eliciting.

Our awareness has increased in this training. We saw that we are successful, we are family and we serve the same purpose because we are different together.

Each of us is a different tones of known colors, so we say that "We Are Different, but We Are Together"...


Starting To EFQM Journey

KARDEM signed The Declaration of National Quality Movement on December 2015 with valuable participation Mr. A. Hamdi DOGAN, Chairman Of KALDER .

The movement is underlying the quality of life and shared responsibility in the framework of the institutions and sector organisations across the country.

Starting New Journey - EFQM Excellence Model

It's time to stop being average and commit to being excellent !

And because what is considered excellent today will only be considered as adequate tomorrow, there is continual improvement loop, feeding back the learning from the results achieved and using creativity and innovation to drive increased value for all stakeholders.


Platinum Award For 2014

Istanbul Textile And Apparel Exporter Associations (ITKIB), rewarded succesful Turkish exporters of 2014 with an award ceremony.

KARDEM Textile received PLATINUM award with its export volume during year 2014. Kardem's award is given by the President of Turkish Exporters Assembly Hikmet TANRIVERDI

to Our Deputy Manager of Sales and Supply Chain Mr. Bumin FISEK.


Kardem In Switzerland

Kardem Management Team was in Switzerland for " Leadership Training Camp" on August 14 - 17 2014.

By this organization targeted to improve participant's skills which under pressure to decide, leadership and teamworking. Half-day activities allow us to develop both individually and as a team through games and tasks which challenge us mentally and physically.

Also KISC was perfectly situated for us to hike to many beautiful spots in the Swiss Alps.


Platinum Award For 2013

Istanbul Textile And Apparel Exporter Associations (ITKIB), rewarded succesful Turkish exporters of 2013 with an award ceremony.

KARDEM Textile received PLATINUM award with its export volume during year 2013. Kardem's award is given by the President of Turkish Exporters Assembly Mehmet BÜYÜKEKŞI to Our Deputy Manager of Finance and Administrative Affairs Mr. Ahmet ÖZ.


Platinum Award For 2012

Istanbul Textile And Apparel Exporter Associations (ITKIB), rewarded succesful Turkish exporters of 2012 with an award ceremony.

KARDEM Textile received PLATINUM award with its export volume during year 2012. Kardem's award is given by the Minister of State Zafer ÇAGLAYAN to Our Deputy Manager of Finance and Administrative Affairs Mr. Ahmet ÖZ.


Platinum Award For 2011

Istanbul Textile And Apparel Exporter Associations (ITKIB), rewarded succesful Turkish exporters of 2011 with an award ceremony that had the motto "the whole family around the same table".

Companies with an export revenue more than 50 million dollars received Platinum award, 20 - 50 million dollars received Gold award, 10 - 20 million dollars received Silver award, 2,5 - 10 million dollars received Bronze award.

KARDEM Textile received PLATINUM award with its export volume during year 2011. Kardem's award is given by the Minister of State Zafer Çaglayan to Our General Manager A. Zeki Erdogan.


Documentary of 5. Istanbul Fashion Apparel Conference

KARDEM prepared a documentary DVD of 5. Istanbul Fashion Apparel Conference on behalf of TCMA.

Turkish Clothing Manufacturers' Association (TCMA) organized The 5. Istanbul Fashion Apparel Conference at the Haliç Congress Center on 3-4 May 2012. Congress started with a speech by Prime Minister Recep Tayyip ERDOGAN. The global fashion and apparel giants also participated in the conference as a speaker. At the B2B sessions , thirty-eight world brand from 30 countries met with Turkish manufacturers and buyers in the conference.

This documentary included presentations and sessions of important names of sector, B2B times of domestic and foreign purchasing groups, interviews with guests who attending the conference, officials and spectators. All videos organised in two languages, English and Turkish.

If you wish to achieve a documentary, please contact with TCMA ...


Visit to KORUNCUK

Kardem visited The Turkish Foundation For Children In Need Of Protection, Koruncuk, on May 18,2012.

More of our child's face smile, give them a bright future in our hands...

www.koruncuk.org


5. International Fashion Apparel Conference ISTANBUL

The Turkish Clothing Manufacturers’ Association (TCMA), a leading NGO of the industry, organised an international conference, titled, “5th International Fashion Apparel Conference” with the theme of “Bridges of Fashion, where design and production meet” on May 03rd – 04th 2012 in Haliç Congress Center , in Istanbul, Turkey.

At the “Most Fashionable Conference”, young fashion designers, trendsetters of textile and apparel industries and gurus of retail and fashion shared new business models and new developments in potential global markets with us.

Kardem attended to conference by B2B stand and also assumed to prepare conference documentary film named on TCMA.


Career Days Of Istanbul Technical University

We attended to Career Days event on Gümüşsuyu Campus of Istanbul Technical University on May 3-4, 2012. The event held by ITUTEK .

We introduced KARDEM to the future leaders of textile sector. We made a presentation during the event and accepted job and management trainee applications at our stand.


Cooperation In The Supply Chain

KARDEM gathered together its partners and distinguished yarn and fabric producers of the world in a panel in Istanbul, Sheraton – Atakoy on April 24, 2012. The theme of the Panel, this year its first, was “Cooperation in the supply chain, and the motto was “If we use the material right, we will be heard by the world” in the panel. Karsu Tekstil from Turkey and Lenzing from Austria attended with their presentations, where leading fabric producers from Turkey were also guests.

The purpose of the panel was the right and conscious use of the material during the processes from fibre to fabric, so that the customer can reach the best quality. The Q&A sessions created an interactive atmosphere in the panel.

In his closing speech Mr. A. Zeki Erdogan, General Manager of Kardem Tekstil, thanked kindly to all attendees, and told that similar activities will be continued in the future.


Let’s Play Together Campaign

Kardem chose "LET'S PLAY TOGETHER" as the theme and slogan for the corporate identity project for 2012. Theme launched with a paper

doll dress up game to all customers and supply chain members. Campaign included changes on every process such as the corporate web

site, business cards, office decoration, documents and etc.

Kardem intends to grow TOGETHER with customers, suppliers and employees.

go Let's Play Together


Kardem starts to expand new frontiers

Kardem, decided to enlarge its supply chain in order to increase its production capacity and answer

customers need for "quantity independent shortest due date".

New rings of chain are found in new frontiers. Georgia and Morocco became the newest channels for the production and supply chain processes. Non-stop, will continue to expand...


Kardem is in ISO 2nd 500 list

Kardem is RANKED the second runner-up at Istanbul Chamber of Industry's (ISO) list of "500 successful

Turkish Companies", in 2010.

Our new goal is to become in a FIRST runner-up list..Our new goal is to become in a FIRST runner-up list..


Kardem creates "SYNERGY" with SAP

Kardem has strengthened all of its business processes through SAP solutions.

Project was called "Synergy" since it allowed the company to be able to work on a single integrated

system.

Project SAP has gathered the separate processes that started to run independently and more distributed on a single platform, has transformed Kardem to have business processes that are in order, integrated,

reportable, flexible and faster.

Monitoring current and historical information, cutting costs, and increasing customer satisfaction were the necessities initiated the project that took ten months to be successfully transformed to live systems.

This project carried Kardem closer to its target of fullfilling customer needs quicker while supporting corporate culture that can be summarized with the motto "Faster, Simpler and Together".