Founded in 1978 by a US company in the first export processing zone in Katunayake with the objective of capitalizing on Sri Lanka’s shift to an open economy, Star Garments Group has become one of the best manufacturers in Sri Lanka’s apparel sector.

Komar Brands, headquartered in the US with a network of factories in twelve different countries and distribution centers in the US and Europe, is a global organization that maintains an efficient, transparent and approachable style of business. Star Garments’ offers Komar a partner strategically located in Sri Lanka, which is near major regional shipping routes to Europe, Hong Kong, and the US, in addition to a reputation for high-quality garments produced while adhering to the most stringent ethical and sustainable standards.

Considering its global partnerships, Star under the Komar umbrella features a broad reach of international partners and long-term customers. Ranging from household and high-end brands such as Marks & Spencer, Eddie Bauer, Lily Pulitzer, Filson, Express, Bonobos, Polo Ralph Lauren, Hobbs, and Land’s End, a majority of Star’s partnerships extend across a decade offering continuous support throughout client businesses and cultivating their growth.

As Star continues to expand its international reach – a team including CEO – Arumugampillai Sukumaran and Vice President – Frank Miskin visited several industrial parks and factories in Ethiopia during a fact-finding mission to further international possibilities and the brand’s presence.

Working with some of the world’s most recognized brands, Star remains dedicated to meeting customer needs and exceeding expectations. Star’s Global Partners continue to be at the forefront of the fashion industry and lead by example in their dedication to drive sustainable progress and provide essential leadership to support global fashion.