About Bilgin Group
Bilgin Group was founded in 1943 by Ahmet Rüştü Bilgin, our grand father, under the name of İstanbul Pazarı in Çıkrıkçılar Yokuşu, Ankara, within the field of linen drapery. In the following process, the business of linen drapery went ahead and turned into furnishing business in 1970s by performance of Vedat Bilgin, our father, and Osman Nuri Bilgin, our uncle. After that, Vedat Bilgin continued business of furnishing wholesale on his own, under the name of Bilgin Tekstil in Sultanhamam Fincancılar Çıkmazı, then Birkan Bilgin and Bilgehan Bilgin, children of Vedat Bilgin, participated in his business; so that they planted the seeds of “Bilgin Tekstil Elektrik Elektronik Sanayi ve Ticaret Ltd. Şti.”, integrated curtain manufacturing plant , today go by the name of ‘’Bilgin Group’’.
During the first 10 years, embroidery plants became our customers, while we had been their customer selling their curtains, and our business potential developed day by day through raw material procurement required to make guipure and the production of warp knitted power net fabrics with the width of 330 cm to be used as base fabric for embroidery production. Furthermore, our company gained machine representatives from abroad in 2006 in order to enlarge workspace and to increase service diversity. These representatives are; laser cutting systems, sequence device and cording device for embroidery machines and system we imported and they have started the ball rolling for our textile machine production within our organization today.
Since the March of 2011, we have continued our manufacturing in our new plant with an indoor area of 8500 m2 in İstanbul Leather Organized Industry Zone. There are 5 complementary departments in our plant.
In Machine Manufacturing Development Department, decomposing warp preparation machine (LYNX 64) and cord embroidery machine (B-KORD) which is designed to increase functionality and diversity in embroidery machines and which we manufacture in our facilities are produced.
Bilgin Tekstil raschel knitted fabrics department manufactures 1.800.000 m2 knitted fabric with its 10 warp knitting machine tracks. With warp knitting machines, preparing raw material for these machines, one of which is standard and the remaining 2sets are our own production, 90 ton warped yarn can be processed on beams.
In Dye House department, there are two stenter machines, one has working width of 345 cm and it is 2011 model and it belongs to Brückner company in Germany, and the other one has 6 cabins. Moreover, dye works and melting services are offered to 450 ton fabric through guipure and applique melting machine design of which belongs to Bilgin Tekstil.
Yarn twisting department manufactures metallic embroidery yarns (Lurex Type) and cord yarns with its capacity of 672 spindles and it meets its own raw material requirement through two hairy yarns (sakalli) and micro slitting machine bought in order to meet raw materials requirement of these machines. Our company has begun to offer service in recently established embroidery department to our customers within garment and curtain industry through four Saurer Epoca 6 Embroidery machines, two are colourful (Penta-cut) and the other two machines have integrated with cording device.
While carrying on offering service to our customers with the machines to be developed and new fabrics and new techniques at the most affordable price, we would like to express our thanks to all our elders and customers banging the drum for us trustfully through casting light on us in this way.
Bilgin Tekstil Family