MERLET JOINS AAPN.
Industries Merlet of El Salvador is joining the AAPNetwork
(American Apparel Producers Network). The company has nearly 2,000
people doing mostly full package with a percentage still CMT. Industrias
Merlet S.A. de C.V. started operations in El Salvador in 1979 as a
lady's underwear manufacturing company for the local market. In
1990, Industrias Merlet S.A. de C.V. obtained its first international
garment-manufacturing contract motivating the opening of two new plants
for the production and servicing of foreign customers, giving rise to
the formation of Grupo Merlet. In 1999, Grupo Merlet, started operations
of their trimming division, with the inclusion of a plant capable of
producing elastic fabrics, care-labels and printable materials.
Customers: Wal-Mart, Kmart, Target, Mervyns, JCPenney, Academy Ltd.,
Sean John and many others. Certifications include WRAP, JCPenney and
Wal-Mart Details: Industries Merlet S.A. de C.V.. Calle Circunvalacion
Polg. A #3 Urb. Industrial Plan de la Laguna, Anitguo Cuscatlan, La
Libertad, El Salvador. ph: 011.503.243.0555. fx: 011.503.243.1340.
Humberto Zacapa, Director of Operations, firstname.lastname@example.org. Web: