Swedish-based mattress manufacturers have cut back to becoming Ikea\'s first such supplier, a Swedish household goods professional, with 25 stores planned to open in India by 2025.
In addition to supplying to national stores-Hyderabad\'s first plot being formed will open later this year-so will Shree Malani foam-made roll-bag mattresses that will be shipped to Ikea store worlds around
Last month, the product began with a new plant established by the company at its factory in Medak Shankarampet and was exported to Dubai.
Pankaj Date, business development manager of Ikea Services India\'s South Asia procurement and logistics region, said that in addition to the Middle East, Southeast Asia has great export potential.
On Monday, he spoke to presspersons at a factory about 65 kilometers from the city, detailing Ikea\'s carefully selected process for suppliers.
Describe it as a big step toward Ikea\'s long-term goal
He said the Swedish company\'s long-term commitment to India and to sourcing new categories of products from the country is eager to exceed the mandatory 30% local sourcing requirements.
\"We have invested Rs 15 to create a mattress manufacturing plant.
It has the ability to make 1.
Two lakh mattresses, \"said Siddharth Malani, general manager of Shree Malani foam.
The company is a leading manufacturer of polyurethane foam and sold under the Cenflex foam brand for 10 years of operation.
The company\'s sister company has production facilities in other places to produce Centuary brand mattresses.
Introducing the roll spring mattress in the production process, the company\'s technical director avishanda said that the mattress, when spread at a height of 240mm cm, is compressed and rolled at a height of 300-
Diameter of 400mm centimeters.
He said it was packaged according to the specifications set by Ikea. .