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‘IFCOMA-FDDI Display Center’ inaugurated

One of its own kind and a unique ‘IFCOMA-FDDI Display Center’ was inaugurated by Mr. Arun Kumar Sinha, IAS, Managing Director (MD), Footwear Design & Development Institute (FDDI) on 19th May at FDDI complex, Sector 24, Noida.

Indian Footwear Components Manufacturers Association (IFCOMA) having a strength of over 200 members comprising of manufacturers of Sole, Insole, Lasts, Toe puff and Counter, linings, Interlinings, adhesives, Metallic fittings, Chemicals & Compounds, Clicking Dies, Eyelets, EVA Sheets & Compounds, Finishes & Polishes, Labels, Laces etc., has been instrumental in providing a fillip to the industry.


During the inaugural session, Mr. Sanjay Leekha, Chairman, CLE & MD – Alpine Apparels Pvt. Ltd., Mr. Motilal Sethi, Northern Regional Chairman, CLE & MD M/s Saroj International Group, Noida, Mr. Pankaj Kumar Sinha, Secretary-FDDI, Mr. Puran Dawar, President – AFMEC & Chairman, Dawar Group, Dr. N Mohan, Director & CEO – M/s. Kothari Industrial Corporation Ltd., Mr. Sanjay Gupta, President, IFCOMA & MD – Sandeep Rubber, Mr. Subash Kapoor MD - Capsons India, Mr. S K Verma, Executive Director, IFCOMA and other industrialists were present.

The Chief Guest, Mr. Arun Kumar Sinha, IAS, MD- FDDI in his ‘Keynote Address’ said, “This facility will serve as a platform to showcase a vast array of innovative products, fostering creativity, collaboration and knowledge sharing within the industry.”


The ‘IFCOMA-FDDI Display Centre’ which is aimed to bring reputed Buyers, Buying houses, Exporters and Footwear Manufacturers from PAN India and some of the top potential countries in the world is showcasing latest components and accessories for footwear, leather goods and garments with consistent innovation in the component sector.

The ‘IFCOMA-FDDI Display Centre’ also includes a section of some marvelous creations of FDDI students, which is a revelation for the industry to witness the talent of the budding Entrepreneurs from FDDI.