The Kolkata based Trio Group have been supplying quality leather goods to some of the most established names in international markets across the globe. Be it the US, UK, Japan, Australia or Middle East you are sure to find a Trio Trend leather product, albeit under different brand names. Yes, good old Kolkata supplies high fashion leather goods that international fashionistas have been flaunting. From a humble beginning in 1978, the TRIO Group has carved its own identity in the world of leather fashion under the able leadership of the visionary Chairman Mr. M. V. Kulkarni and the dedication and integrity of its workforce which has made it a dynamic growth story.
Owned by an engineer and IIT, Kharagpur graduate, Mr. Mukund Kulkarni, Trio Trend has a history that transcends international boundaries, yet is deeply rooted in India.
Arjun Kulkarni, from IIMM, Pune, the elder of the two sons of the senior Kulkarni, joined the business in 2004. He has shown tremendous acumen in generating new business leads and in upscaling logistics. He has a keen eye for detail and is relied on by the companies’ international clients for various quality and logistical inputs.
Priyankur Kulkarni, also a management graduate from Symbiosis, is the younger son of the senior Kulkarni. He has a knack with speculative designs and colours and is a great resource for foreign clients who seek his advice on various manufacturing processes and functions.
The company work floors have long since been the hub for some of the best designers from the fashion world. Each handbag produced here is with dedication, strict world class standard quality control and exceptionally unique in shape, design, layering, contouring and hand stitched craftsmanship. Little wonder then, that the craftsmanship here is sought after worldwide. The hides dimpled, crumpled, rustled, beaten and buffered into textures, tints and gradients that are sought after right from the fashion ramps of Milan and New York to Sydney and Johannesburg.
The vision of the organisation is sacrosanct with its goals and strategies.
With a vision to be a premier leather goods manufacturing company globally, in terms of customer service and loyalty, by offering customers the very best quality leather goods at the best prices and on time deliveries. And a mission to boost: The Mission is to offer superior raw materials, state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities, skilled manpower to make good quality leather products everytime, ontime. Here is an organistaion with a heart that beats on aesthetics and a passionto innovate and excel, that is turbo powered.
The nation’s leather exports are likely to grow 20 per cent at $6 billion by the end of the current fiscal, and may even touch $14-billion mark by the end of the 12th Five Year Plan, according to the Council for Leather Exports.
Trio was founded in 1978.Since then it has been recognized as a first class manufacturing and export house of Leather bags, in India, and a variety of other fashionable accessories like purses, credit card holders, passport holders, key cases, coin boxes etc. Trio Trend Exports is a registered body recognised by the Council of Leather Exports (CLE) which is an autonomous body under the Government of India.
The entire factory set up along with the workers enable production of 4,25,000 units of bags per annum and a similar number of smaller accessories- 5,00,000 units per annum all on par with the best, latest and fashionable designs.