With an experience over 10 years, Simurg Tasarim stands a step ahead in Turkish textile industry. Founder of the firm, Mukadder Özden says that under their brand, “OZMOZ” they create and product various baby and kid items with high quality
When we ask “Why do your clients choose to work with you?” to Mrs. Mukadder Özden, head of Simurg Tasarim Ltd located in İzmir/Turkey, her answer is “The experience and quality.” Simurg Tasarim Ltd established in 2004 by Mrs. Mukadder Özden (textile engineer) and her partner in Izmir.
Mrs. Özden has experience in all levels/positions of ready-made garment development and production since 1985. In 2010, Özden decided to continue in clothing development, production and export and take over the company herself. Today, Simurg Tasarim serving many “business friends” in different fields; with experience in the sector and also extensive supplier/subcontractor portfolio.
Mrs. Özden, what would your answer be if we sue for telling a bit about your company and brand?
After 25 years of experience gained in all areas of clothing industry; we established Simurg Tasarim Textile Co Ltd in 2004. After giving consultancy and design services to the various clothing companies for product development, market and fashion trends, factory/line establishments and working with well known companies in this process, we returned back to production in 2011 by starting to export to European countries. We are making export to the various European countries and indirectly to the USA, Canada, Japan and Far East as well. Besides, we registered our own brand as OZMOZ and created design/production on various baby/kid items and now selling them to individuals as retail or wholesale.
Would you tell about your product range?
Simurg Tasarim Ltd makes the production in various items. We are able to product baby, kids and adult clothes by our experienced team and large material supplier chain. In those production, we can answer complex collections with jersey/woven fabric mixtures and various dye/print requirements. “Organic textile” clothing is having a major part in our production as well. We are one of the well known companies in this field both in our country and Europe. Our long experience coming from 1990’s enables us a great advantage to answer increasing sustainable and environmental/consumer friendly clothing trends.
Which countries take the lead in your exports?
In general we are working with Scandinavian countries where high quality and specific product demands exist; but also we have strong business relations with UK, Germany, Switzerland and the Netherlands.
Besides your current markets, what countries do you target as new markets?
We aim to open to France market in Europe and extend our market in Germany and Netherlands and also to sell directly to USA and Canada markets, as well.
What are main features that carry Turkish apparel and garment products one step ahead of our competitors?
The richness of raw material sources, strong textile production base, sectoral experience, being close to the market and high quality level are bases of our strength; but also easily understanding and guessing the market requirements due to our life style similarity is one of the most important advantages. While we keep and extend our close relationship with main markets in European countries under the mutual benefits and understanding will bring strong positive results for both sides.