Meridian Apparels


Larger customer base – better business

Meridian Apparels, Tirupur, India is a privately owned company producing knitwear. With the Eton system they were able to increase production with up to 100% and the return on investment was less than 12 months.

Company info

Company name: Meridian Apparels, Tirupur, India.
Company profile: Private company.
Type of production: Knits.
Order size: 25,000 – 100,000 pieces.
Previous production system: Manual.
Eton System installed: 2007, 2009.
How many stations installed: 60.

Production data   Before Eton With Eton
Capacity units/shift:   2000 4000
Production increase:     100%
Throughput-time:   4 days Less than 1 day
Return on investment:     Less than 12 months
Operations made by Eton:     Assembly

Other savings 

Reduced work in process, fewer soiled garments,better quality control, larger customer base due to shorter lead times on orders.

Why did the client decide to install the Eton system

To reduce direct labor costs and reduce work-inprocess times. Better visibility. Quick Changeover.