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R&D CENTER


Akbaşlar Textile R&D Center was established on 13.11.2015 by the approval of the Ministry of Science, Industry and Technology. A 40 person expert team work in Turkey’s 12nd Textile R&D Center. Akbaşlar Textile R&D Center carries out projects aimed for women outwear, sportswear and defense industry with manufacturing & process development, product development, design, patent, chemical analysis and physical testing units.

R&D Center Strategies

Increasing brand value: Conducting innovative product development works in parallel with domestic and foreign market trends, increasing number of new products and processes protecting environment and humans, improving ourselves in fields of women outwear and sportswear which are our current sectors, preparing substructure in fields of technical textiles and electronic textiles and incorporating new products and technologies.



Increasing brand value: Conducting innovative product development works in parallel with domestic and foreign market trends, increasing number of new products and processes protecting environment and humans, improving ourselves in fields of women outwear and sportswear which are our current sectors, preparing substructure in fields of technical textiles and electronic textiles and incorporating new products and technologies.

Extending the brand: Determining needs of new markets and conducting product development works for these markets, improving ourselves in fields of women outwear and sportswear which are our current sectors, preparing substructure in fields of technical textiles and electronic textiles and incorporating new products and technologies.

Obtaining an above average yield: Conducting cost decreasing works in production and process development projects, preparing all substructures required for minimizing costs, improving ourselves in fields of women outwear and sportswear which are our current sectors, preparing substructure in fields of technical textiles and electronic textiles and incorporating new products and technologies, increasing the number of innovative products.

Ensuring continuous development: Predicting needs in parallel with domestic and foreign developing market trends, making product researches in the market and manufacturing new products for these markets, developing machinery and equipment park required for manufacturing products to be requested, procuring new ones, adapting new technologies into products and production machinery and equipment in a quick manner, carrying out public supported projects, conducting literature & patent scanning, conducting innovation capacity building & innovation culture & legislation tracking workshops in order to increase competencies of R&D Center team and increasing number of researchers who did doctorate & master’s degree, utilizing R&D Center idea pool in order to determine potential innovation ideas, increasing university & industry cooperation.

Akbaşlar Textile R&D Center has crowned its successes with awards from leading institutions, organizations and non – governmental organizations in the sector.

  • III. R&D Project Market in Chemical Substances and Products Sector, III. prize for Industrialists
  • II. İstanbul Carbon Summit, Carbon Hero Award
  • STWI Sweden Textile Water Initiative, Resource Conservation Award for Highest Chemical Savings
  • Turkish Textile Innovation League, Innovative Company Award
  • 2nd Environment-Friendly Industrial Facility Competition first prize.