British manufacturer invests in Shima WideGauge technology
UK-based Zam Zam Knitwear Ltd has invested in a number of new Shima Seiki flat knitting machines in order to continue to provide customers with greater shaping capabilities and to improve the flexibility of its products and strengthen its competitive advantage.
Located in Ardwick in central Manchester, an area well known for its knitwear factories, Zam Zam was founded in 2005 by Falak Sher and Pervaz Chaudhry. Focusing on providing good service to a number of key customers, the company has focused on introducing new knitting techniques and style flexibility in its product line, as the trends have changed over the years. over the years.
In order to better serve its customers, Zam Zam has invested in 10 of the latest Shima Seiki “ WideGauge ” machines that will allow it to cover a variety of gauges on the same machine, as well as improve knitting times, setting shape of the clothes and obtain overall improvements in the performance of the machine.
The machines were supplied by Castle Donnington, Shima Seiki Europe Ltd, based in Derby, a subsidiary of Shima Seiki Mfg. Ltd., a world leader in the manufacture of flat knitting machines and advanced design systems.
Mr. Sher and Mr. Chaudhry are pictured above with their new machines all in production.