Mostafiz Uddin

Mostafiz Uddin

RMG NOTES

Mostafiz Uddin is the Managing Director of Denim Expert Limited. He is also the Founder and CEO of Bangladesh Denim Expo and Bangladesh Apparel Exchange (BAE). Email: mostafiz@denimexpert.com

September 6, 2021
September 6, 2021

How to support the renewable energy drive in Bangladesh

Recently I wrote about how Bangladesh’s RMG industry needs to move towards renewable energy in order to gain a global competitive advantage in garment production. Here I want to look at some of the...

August 30, 2021
August 30, 2021

Clean energy could bestow major competitive advantage for suppliers

Competitive advantage comes in many different shapes and forms. Product quality, speed, flexibility and, of course, price. All have their place in influencing whether a company should choose one...

August 23, 2021
August 23, 2021

Factory owners can’t do it all themselves

To grow and fulfil its potential in the coming years, I believe Bangladesh’s RMG industry needs to adapt when it comes to management.

August 16, 2021
August 16, 2021

Bangladesh apparel industry needs to tackle mistruths head-on

If one were to read the international media, one might be given the impression that Bangladesh is a wasteland, when we all know that it is anything but.

August 9, 2021
August 9, 2021

New due diligence laws: Is Bangladesh ready?

Around the world, the issue of human rights due diligence in global supply chains is rapidly rising up the agenda. But what does this mean and how will it impact garment manufacturers in Bangladesh?

August 2, 2021
August 2, 2021

We need safety net for garment workers

After all the talk of “bouncing back better” in our industry during the past 18-months, we are still failing the people who make our clothes.

July 19, 2021
July 19, 2021

Our apparel sector needs more female leaders

In Bangladesh, we are missing a trick by failing to capitalise on a resource which could super-charge our RMG industry into a bold new era. What resource? Female leaders and executives. Look at the...

July 12, 2021
July 12, 2021

Collaboration is essential to solve the apparel industry’s challenges

The RMG industry’s challenges are too big to solve at the individual level.

July 4, 2021
July 4, 2021

We need to lead, not follow, in the digital age

We make clothing in Bangladesh, and we do it exceedingly well. But how good are we at marketing and selling this clothing?

June 28, 2021
June 28, 2021

It’s time to talk about cotton

Cotton is the lifeblood of the Bangladesh RMG industry, with our country among the world’s four largest users of this miracle fibre. The other three are China, India and Pakistan, the latter two of...