Holdings Limited (Hong Kong) together with its
subsidiaries is one of the leading apparel manufacturing and
supply chain services providers worldwide. They
have close partnership with brands and retailers globally,
which include Polo Ralph Lauren, Dillard's, Limited Brands,
adidas and Fast Retailing among others.
They produce more than 70 million pieces of garments
annually with products ranging from casual wear, ladies'
wear (intimate, career and fashion wear), sports and
activewear, pants, sweaters, outerwear, denimwear and
As a total apparel manufacturing and
services group, Luen Thai has developed a business model
"design-to-store" ("D2S") providing a one-stop shop supply
chain platform for partnership, including design and
development, materials management, production and logistics.
D2S answers their
customers' needs for a wide range of products and services,
and faster response at a competitive cost, making it the
right business model in today's quota-free apparel industry.
Through D2S, Luen Thai can offer speed-to-market solutions
that will help their
customers improve their supply chain through shortening lead
time, lowering total sourcing costs and reducing retail
Unlike traditional apparel
manufacturers focusing mostly on production,
offers a hybrid model of multi-product manufacturing and
outsourcing. First of its kind in the industry, Luen Thai
set up its first Supply Chain City in Dongguan, People's
Republic of China, with dedicated development centers
allowing customers to work with their
team in all phases of the supply chain process. Along with their
customers, Luen Thai has been committed to compliance
to corporate social responsibility.
Headquartered in Hong Kong, Luen
Thai has a production and outsourcing partner facilities in
China, the Philippines, Indonesia, India and Bangladesh. Their
sales, design, and logistics offices are located in Asia
Pacific, the United States of America and Europe. Luen Thai
employs over 20,000 employees worldwide.
GJM/Tomwell – Sleepwear, Lingerie,
Career Wear and Ladies Fashion
Yuen Thai – Activewear
Tien Hu – Sweater
The TMS Group – Design and Trading
Shenzhen Guangthai International Company Ltd. (GTI) - Denim,
Outerwear, Children's wear, and Pants
Desk Top Bags Limited
Luen Thai is a global leader in
providing end-to-end apparel services that support their
customers' speed-to-market goals. Through the years, they
have remained focused on their
customers' needs. The
constantly find ways to serve them better through quality
products and value-added services. They
value corporate social responsibility and ensure that they
comply with all laws and regulations.
Their journey is that of continuous change. From their
humble beginning as a manufacturing company in 1983, their
services now include the front and back end of the supply
chain. Since 2002, Luen Thai has also embarked on a string
of selective acquisitions to further build their
multi-product capability. These include Glynn and Jacquelyn
Manson (GJM), Tomwell Limited, and Tien Hu.
Joint ventures were also made with industry giants
such as Yue Yuen, TMS, Tien-Hu Group and Guangdong Foreign
Trade Group Co. Ltd. In July 2004, Luen Thai listed in the
Stock Exchange of Hong Kong.
continue to be in the forefront of the apparel
industry with their
design to store (D2S) business model. This strategy enables
them to become a one-stop shop apparel services
provider for their
customers, eliminating the need for them to go to various
suppliers. They are
dedicated to helping them bring their products to market
faster and at a lower total cost.
Under the D2S business model, they
are able to provide services that span the supply chain from
design and development; material management; manufacturing
All these changes that took place were brought about by Luen
Thai's vision: To be recognized by their
customers as the best apparel supply chain services partner
in the world.
Luen Thai has a corporate culture in
which the customer is the center of all business activities.
Thousands of dedicated people from all levels of their
organization work together and strive to do their best in
order to achieve this vision.
The design to store (D2S) is Luen
Thai's business model that provides their
customers with a one-stop shop of supply chain services
ranging from design and development; material management;
manufacturing and logistics.
It is the right business model in
today's quota-free apparel industry.
In a level playing field, customers are looking for
suppliers that can provide more products and services,
perform faster but still offer a competitive cost.
D2S answers these needs. Through
D2S, they can offer
speed-to-market solutions that will help their
clients bring the right apparel with the right volume, to
the right place and right time.
GJM/Tomwell – Sleepwear,
Lingerie, Career Wear and Ladies Fashion
In 2002 and 2004, Luen Thai acquired Glynn and
Jacquelyn Manson (GJM) and Tomwell Limited, respectively.
GJM was the sleepwear division of New York-based Warnaco
Group Inc. whose major clients include Victoria's Secret and
Calvin Klein. Tomwell Limited, on the other hand, was
previously owned by Kasper Limited, a leading ladies' suits
and career wear company acquired by New York Stock
Exchange-listed Jones Apparel Group, Inc.
Yuen Thai – Activewear
In 2004, Luen Thai and Yue Yuen, the world's largest
footwear manufacturer, sealed a joint venture to penetrate
the growing activewear market. The collaboration resulted in
the establishment of the Yuen Thai Industrial Company
Tien Hu – Sweater
In 2005, Luen Thai acquired more than 50 percent of the
Tien-Hu Group, a Hong Kong-based company engaged in the
trade and manufacturing of sweaters.
Group – Design and Trading
In 2006, Luen Thai acquired 50 percent of TMS, a
company engaged in the design and trading of apparel
business. The move boosted Luen Thai's design and trading
capability as well as its presence in Europe.
International Company Ltd. (GTI) - Denim, Outerwear,
Children's wear, and Pants
The year 2006 also marked the joint venture between
Guangdong Foreign Trade Group Ltd. and Luen Thai. The result
of the partnership is the GTI, which helped Luen Thai to
penetrate the denim wear market and build its outerwear,
children's wear, and pants capability.
Top Bags Limited
In August 2008, Luen Thai and Desk Top Bags formed a
partnership which allows both companies to broaden their
product categories and improve market reach. Desk Top is a
leader in the design and manufacturing of laptop bags as
well as fashionable handbags, backpacks and many others.
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