KPR Cotton Mills Private Limited, now known as KPR Mill Limited, was originally incorporated on March 19, 2003.
The company has vertically integrated apparel company with International accreditations for quality control, environmental standards and social accountability, is a leading manufacturer of readymade knitted apparel, cotton knitted fabric and yarn in India having manufacturing facilities located at Coimbatore, Sathyamangalam, and Tirupur in Tamilnadu, South India.
The company has acquired KPR Knits, a Proprietorship concern as a going concern with effect from April 01, 2005, to rationalize operations and better leverage capacities.
KPR Mill Private Limited and KPR Spinning Mill Private Limited were consolidated into KPR Cotton Mills Private Limited through a merger process, to take effect from April 1, 2005. Consequent to the merger, the company's name was changed from KPR Cotton Mills Private Limited to KPR Mills Limited.
The company has commenced the construction of new spinning mill at Arasur in around 44 acres of campus which will have 1,00,800 spindles and 12 windmills of 19.8 MW will meet the power requirements of the mill. The mill will be fully operational by 2007- 2008 and once mill commence the operation the cumulative production capacity increase to 54,000 tons per annum.
To provide end-to-end apparel manufacturing service, the company is constructing a new fabric processing facility at SIPCOT, Perundurai, Tamilnadu. This facility helps the company to handle all of its processing requirements, including dyeing, bleaching and compacting at one place. The processing capacity of this unit will be 23 metric tons of fabric per day. The processing unit will be equipped with soft flow machines to enable dyeing of yarns. Azo free dyes will be used to create dyed yarn of various colours. Additionally, the unit will also have a water treatment plant to enable recycling of water The mill will be fully operational by 2007- 2008.
The company has setting-up a high tech garment unit at Arasur by installing 1440 sewing machine and setting up a design studio. Along with the garment production unit, hostel accommodation for workers is simultaneously being set up. This unit will enable in timely and bulk processing of orders from international companies. The Unit will be fully operational by 2007-2008.