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OUR HISTORY

A man's dream is now the reality of more than 2,500 people.

Thanks to growth, the constant implementation of new and better production methodologies accompanied by a comprehensive management of the human development of our collaborators, CO&TEX has written a story full of evolution and sustainability.

1980
1980

1991
1991

2003
2003

2005
2005

2006
2006

2011
2011

2013
2013

2014
2014

2016
2016

2017
2017

2018
2018

2019
2019

1980

CO&TEX was born in the city of Pereira, with the shirt production line and a team of 40 people and 400 production units. ¡Today we are more than 2500 people!

1991

Strategic alliance with Arturo Calle stores to make the garments that are sold in its stores. This growth causes a transfer from Pereira to Dosquebradas.

2003

We obtain ISO 9001 certificate by the BVQi organization.

2005

We increased job creation by 48%. With this hiring of people, we continue to dignify people through quality work.

2006

In-House Textile Laboratory, it has all the technical infrastructure and technology.

2011

We obtain the OH-SAS Certification.

2013

CyT is born. This is our own brand of clothing for women, men and children. New production plant, located 80 meters from the first one.

2014

Production and persons growth in the organization exceeding 40% of our installed capacity, due to a sustained increase in the exchange rate, causing the participation of the manufacturing that takes place in Oriente and Peru to be transferred to Colombia.

2016

Arrival of Onzas S.A.S., a new company that is located in the Pereira International Free Zone, in the district of Caimalito. It began its work with the Corbata or Tie line, supported by technical knowledge of the Italian textile industry.

2017

Acquisition and implemeting of the PTARI (Industrial Waste Water Treatment Plant), which allows us to return excellent quality discharges to the environment after use.

2018

ISO 14001 ENVIRONMENTAL CERTIFICATION. Thanks to the actions and politics that make of our operation an environmentally sustainable world. By implementing SAP, we adopted one of the world´s leading ERP to manage our organization´s resources.

2019

Opening of two new CyT line stores, in the center of Pereira and in the Lo Nuestro Shopping Center, in Cartago.

NEWS

Industrial Merit Medal 2017

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