WRAP Program is in the process of accrediting consulting firms to provide training and consulting services to facilities seeking certification to WRAP’s Apparel Code of Conduct. Consulting firms – 3p Institute, Cool Ideas, [TC]² , SCSA, Systain Consulting Asia, SEBA Limited, and T Group are accredited by WRAP. Please note that they are the only consulting firms currently accredited by WRAP.
Cool Ideas provides sourcing support services to customers who do not have staff and/or infrastructure in the African locations from which they source or wish to be sourced garments, textiles and associated items. In order to provide pro-active support and services, while containing travel costs, the company has offices and staff situated throughout Sub-Saharan Africa.
Cool Ideas works closely with various organizations throughout the world to promote Africa as a sourcing destination – this includes NGO’s such as USAID, regional governments, and international trade consultants. It strongly endorses ethical employment, trade and environmental practices. As one of WRAP’s accredited consultants, Cool Ideas is working hard to raise understanding of, and encourage improvements in work conditions in the factories. Cool Ideas is a member of the Organic Exchange and a member of the South African Garment and Textile Export Association.
Founded in 1979, [TC]² is recognized globally as an invaluable resource to suppliers, manufacturers, brand owners and retailers, large and small, within the soft goods and sewn products industry. For more than twenty years [TC]² has pursued the investigation, validation, and commercialization of technologies which improve the competitiveness not just of one business, but of an entire industry.
A member driven, not-for-profit organization, [TC]² operates a short-cycle production facility in Cary, NC that serves as a demonstration center for leading edge technologies and a research facility for emerging technologies and business processes. The company’s major R&D focus is mass customization and apparel product development technologies, including its 3D body measurement software and systems, shape analysis, and product development processes. The [TC]² body scanning system, the NX-12, is one of the most compact and lowest cost systems available today.
[TC]²’s staff is comprised of executives, managers, engineers, manufacturing professionals, sewing specialists and others with a vast amount of knowledge and broad sewn products industry experience related to manufacturing and management. Together they help companies create more value for their customers by maximizing the effectiveness of people and processes, and provide fresh insights and innovative approaches to issues ranging from the boardroom to the factory floor. Consulting services include plant assessments, business process analysis, lean practices and organizational culture, and industrial engineering. This comprehensive range of operations consulting services allows companies to lower operating costs and improve production efficiencies.
[TC]² is internationally recognized as a leader in education and training. Thousands of professionals from all segments of the sewn products industry have benefited from seminars at its North Carolina-based “Teaching Factory” as well as customized on-site training.
Social Compliance Services Asia (SCSA) is an independent organization which predominately renders wide range of consultation service on sustainable management and social system for the labor intensive sectors across the regions. The young and energetic professionals at SCSA share the vision of WRAP in humane manufacturing practice and possess years of experiences in providing pragmatic, lawful, humane and ethical manufacturing solutions to factories/suppliers. SCSA strives to provide quality and ethical consultation services to the factories/suppliers in enhancing their compliance management system and productivity.
Unit 2301, 23/F, 1 Hung To Road
Consulting Service International Ltd. (CSI) is a Hong Kong based company with a full branch office in Dhaka, Bangladesh. We have both local and foreign consultants who speak a common language with our potential customers. Our services cover whole spectrum of Corporate Service Responsibility (CSR) from consultation of sustainability products, sustainability reporting to supply chain management.
We have long year’s proven track records in coaching production facilities globally to implement and to up-keep functional social management system to improve on their social performance to the satisfaction of stakeholders
For enquiry or information please contact us at :
33D Grand Blossoms
T-Group Solutions Pvt. Ltd. was one of the first Indian companies established with the intent of conducting independent audits and monitoring services on labor standards and working conditions for production units making apparel, footwear, hard-goods, and accessories for export. A major focus of the company is using collaborative approaches, the company aims to connect stakeholders through common platforms to address compliance challenges. The company has a strong relationship with WRAP, having served as a monitoring partner for 2 years before taking on a new role as accredited consultant in 2013. They are also involved in factory improvement projects, supply chain mapping, risk analysis, auditing C-TPAT standards, training, and product inspection services for the garment industry.
Headquartered in Gurgaon, India, the company employs 12 full-time workers; 6 in garment inspections and 6 in social compliance. Additional offices are located in Delhi, Bangalore, and Bangladesh. The T-Group is also active in Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Mauritius, and Madagascar.
Srinivas Pokkunuru, CEO
182, Udyog Vihar, Phase 1
Gurgaon-122016, Haryana, India