Products & Services
We, “Astral Effects” have established with the sole vision to provide the global clients with quality and cost effective merchandise sourcing solutions. We are an internationally recognized buying source agent, engaged in sourcing and buying agents of a large number of products ranging from Garments, Table Top Accessories, Home Furnishing items to Gifts & Handicrafts, Jewellery, stainless steel forks, stainless steel spoons, fragrant incense, natural incense sticks and many more. Complying with latest fashion trends prevailing in the market, our range meet the demands of leading clients across the globe.
We are situated at Delhi, which is the capital city of India and hub of all business activities. The foundation of our organization was laid by our mentor “Ms. Mamta Thukral”, who holds over 16 years of abundant experience in sourcing and trading of a variety of products for the most quality and price conscious European & American markets. Further, her 15 years of personal association with major retail chains assists us to comprehend the exact requirements of our valued clients.
During our long journey of over a decade in this domain, we have come to conclusion that the simple strategy of friendly and customer oriented service can bring in success and customer satisfaction. Hence, we are pursuing the policy of commitment to performance and entrepreneurial spirit through a strong and effective system oriented organization. Apart from this, we have developed an excellent rapport with the well established manufacturers based in different parts of the country.
As a sourcing company, we undertake major responsibilities mentioned as below:
• Arranging vendors
• Sampling of Merchandise to given specifications
• Facilitate & Co-ordinate the Buyer’s visits to India
• Controlling the raw material
• Negotiating the best prices from reputed buying agents
• Regular production updates to the buyer
• Quality assurance & inspection of the Goods
• Timely delivery and best freight rates
• Regular communication and co-ordination
We have been ruling the roost in the industry owing to our policy of delivering high quality and achieving complete client satisfaction. To ensure both the things, we have maintained cordial relations with the top notch manufacturers which enable us to meet the specific end product requirements of our esteemed clients.
Trade & Market
|Annual Turnover||Upto US$ 0.25 Million (or upto Rs. 1 Crore Approx.)|
Team & Staff
|Total Number of Employees||Upto 10 People|
|Since the last hundred years, India has been the favorite spot for international companies for their needs of textile products, Apparel, Leather products, Handicrafts and many others. The reason for India being at the apex of Textile and apparel industry is the rich resource base for raw material. To compliment that rich resource base, the skilled workforce in India is ready to work at much lower wages as compared to other developed countries. |
International companies who invest in India find that the operation and other related costs have been cut down by a considerable margin due to the lower wage rate and abundance of labor. Moreover, the great logistic support has done a world of good for companies from abroad as their goods are being delivered on time without too much of expense. Owing to great progress in the countrys economy, young guns of India are now able to comprehend the latest trends and work in accordance with the same.
Further, India is a place where companies can set up their manufacturing and industrial infrastructure at much lower investment when compared with their country. With all those factors, India has slowly but surely has been counted as the largest manufacturer and supplier of the textiles, apparels and related items.
Apart from this, the businesses from India has witnessed an upsurge in the last decade with a 20-fold increase in the hard goods an textiles segment alone. The merchandise assortment ranges from home accessories such as candles, vases and picture frames to, home textiles, floor coverings, furniture, garden/kitchen accessories, vases and wall decor. As much as 75 percent of Astral Effects' merchandise assortment includes new product introduction each year.
A unique feature of the Indian operation is the ability to cater to such exacting requirement and large volumes with a skeleton staff thus providing an opportunity to be involved with all aspects of merchandising and procurement from concept development to final execution.
India Your Perfect Destination
India is undoubtedly a perfect destination, for those who are in quest of something innovative that too at cost effective pricing. The cardinal reasons for the preference of Indian products are mentioned below:
Major industrial force
A well-establihed buying hub
Traditional strengths including raw material and labor
Cost effective production
A very strong industry in the fields of Apparel, Textile Products, Leather Products, Information & Technology, Computer Software etc
Centrally located and great logistics support
|Determined to be a major industry player in the global marketplace, we are geared to meet the clients' needs with total dedication. Our capability to deliver flawless sourcing solutions has earned us the positive response and unflinching faith of our clients. |
Desire to serve to the very best of our ability, we have hired professionals, who shoulder each responsibility right from product sourcing to shipping co-ordination/consolidation with utmost precision. Every task is carried out in strict compliance with industry standards keeping into consideration the clients' requirements.
|Being an experienced sourcing agent, we are well-versed with our major responsibility to find the right kind of vendors for our esteemed clients. We realize the fact that we are a crucial link between the manufacturers and the customers thus; we try to make sure that we maintain cordial relations with our 50 plus vendor base. In order to meet the sourcing requirements of our clients with utmost efficiency, we deal with some of top most manufacturers across the country. Our selection of vendors is based on the following criteria: |
Ethical business practices
Along with these, we also strive to ensure optimum confidentiality and exclusivity between us and our clients. We rely on regular communication with the manufacturers so as to ensure proper coordination and hassle free business transaction. We are also get deeply involved in the production process and monitor the processes at vendors end to maintain end products finish standards as per the exact requirements demanded by the clients.
|Reflecting the magical mix of quality, utility and beauty, our rich collection of products has earned wide acclamation from our clients. Being a customer oriented organization, we strive to meet the sourcing requirements of our clients for various kinds of products such as fashion accessories, floor coverings, gifts & handicrafts and others. Versatility in terms of colors, designs, sizes, finishes and other specifications are the highlighting features of our collection, which successfully cater to the aesthetic tastes and preferences of our global clients. |
We are very well associated with some of the leading manufacturers of the market, which enable us to provide our clients with best quality products. Further, it assists us to successfully cater to the end product demands of reputed clients including retail chains like Pier, U.S.A and The Pier, U.K.
The wide range of products being sourced by us includes:
• Printed Garments
• Embroidered Garments
• Buying House Services For Garments
• Wooden Handicrafts
• Metal Handicrafts
• Buying House Services For Handicrafts
Textiles/ Home Furnishings
• Table Linen
• Bed Linen
• Buying House Services For Textile & Home Furnishings
Gifts, Stationary & Christmas Ornaments
• Gifts/ Stationary
• Christmas Ornaments
• Buying House Services For Gifts
• Scarves & Stoles
• Buying House Services For Fashion Accessories
Home Decor Products
• Lamps / Lighting
• Buying House Services For Home Decor
Rugs & Floor Coverings
• Floor Coverings
• Buying House Services For Rugs & Floor Coverning
• Buying House Services For Kitchenware
Furniture & Storage
• Buying House Services For Furniture
All these products can be provided to our clients in customized sizes and designs to meet their varied requirements.
|We thank our clients for providing us a golden opportunity to serve them for so long. They are the precious assets of our organization and play a pivotal role behind our overwhelming success attained during the last 16 years. |
Our team members are dedicated towards achieving defined companys goals and are ready, round the clock to work up to the best of their abilities. They are also responsible and smart enough to handle most of the crucial tasks assigned to them concerning sourcing. Our diligent team includes the following:
Sales and communication officers
Along with these professionals, we also have a dedicated staff of customer care executives who are on their toes to solve any queries coming from clients end.
|Quality is not merely a buzzword for us, but it has been a success mantra for us since inception. Being a quality centric organization, we ensure that every product sourced to our clients is stringently tested for quality. We rely on our 3 levels of quality inspection (2 on line and 1 final audit) which allows us to maintain consistent quality throughout the involved processes. |
Our quality inspectors prepare the specification sheets for each and every product we source. We also study the technical and aesthetical check points of each product followed by informing the clients about our observations through digital photographs. All these steps are in strict compliance with the industrial norms and are taken in accordance with the requirements of our esteemed clients.
All these tests are conducted to achieve the following objectives:
To provide flawless range to our clients
To meet the industry standards
Achieve complete client satisfaction