MAS Intimates

MAS Intimates Unichela Panadura Celebrates 30 years of Excellence

On the 16th of August 2017, MAS Holdings celebrated its 30th anniversary. A USD 1.75 billion organization with over 88,000 employees and 50 facilities in 16 countries today, it all began at Unichela 30 years ago, with just 26 sewing machines and 60 employees. 1986 was a milestone year, when Mahesh Amalean met Martin Trust, the then President of MAST Industries (USA), and a partnership was sealed on a handshake, giving rise to Unichela. Soon, Mahesh was travelling to Columbus, Ohio, to persuade Victoria’s Secret to buy lingerie manufactured in Sri Lanka – a product that was unheard of in […]

MAS Intimates Wins Best Corporate Citizen Sustainability Award 2014

MAS Intimates the pioneering lingerie manufacturing division of MAS Holdings wins the coveted Best Corporate Citizen Sustainability Award 2014. MAS Intimates’ core values and best practices are embedded in its DNA, creating an identity that relates to all stakeholders in their own context. The 11th Annual Best Corporate Citizen Sustainability Award hosted by the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce (CCC) recognizes the untiring efforts of Sri Lanka’s corporate entities to adopt ‘Best Sustainability Practices’ in their business processes. In addition to winning the overall best Corporate Citizen Sustainability MAS Intimates also won 6 other awards. These are : the Category Winners […]

MAS Intimates feted for best HR Strategy at Asia’s Best Employer Brand Awards 2011

The Award for Best HR Strategy in Line with Business at Asia’s Best Employer Brand Awards 2011 accepted by Dinal Peiris, Director of Human Resources for MAS Intimates, from Professor Col. A Balasubamanium, Founder President Sri Balaji Society and Executive Director, BIMM and Mr. Sanjay Muthal, Managing Director of NuGrid Consulting MAS Intimates, the pioneering lingerie manufacturing arm of the US$ 800 Million entity MAS Holdings, was honoured with the award for the Best HR Strategy in Line with Business at Asia’s Best Employer Brand Awards 2011 at the awards gala hosted by the Employer Branding Institute, World HRD Congress […]

MAS Intimates and Marks & Spencer Produce the World’s First Ever Carbon Neutral Lingerie Range

British retail giant Marks & Spencer plc (M&S) and MAS Intimates launched the world’s first Carbon Neutral Lingerie Range, taking another step towards sustainable apparel production. This project is part of M&S’ sustainability initiative, Plan A, launched in 2007 aiming to become the world’s most sustainable retailer by 2015. The ‘Autograph Leaves Lingerie’ range, is inspired by nature and includes six bras, three briefs and one suspender. MAS Intimates along with M&S calculated the lifecycle carbon footprint of the complete product range identifying emissions related to each component raw material, manufacturing, shipping and distribution, customer use (washing and drying) and […]