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Feel the finest Knitwear from Peru


High quality garments made from skillful people

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More than 4000 years of textile tradition

We work to generate value


Incalpaca is one of the world's largest knitted manufacturers,
covering everything from design to the final garment.

We manage all the links in the supply chain


This verticalization allows us to reduce any negative impact on
nature, creating products with a lower environmental impact.
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01. DISCOVER OUR COUNTRY

Why Peru

Peru is a country located in Western South America. It is the third largest country in South America.

The production of textiles and clothing in Peru has shown great boost in recent years and its growth in the international market has been based on competitive advantages, among which we can mention the high quality and prestige of Peruvian fibers and the high level of integration of the sector throughout the production process.

02. WHO WE ARE

About Our Company

Incalpaca is a vertically integrated Company part of the Grupo Inca, one of the most outstanding groups of the local economy, with more than 20 years of experience producing knitwear for renowned brands in the fashion industry, exporting our products to more than 50 customers in the 5 continents

Our Factory is located in Arequipa – Perú, just 5 to 8 hours by plane from the most important cities in the US and Canada.

We have five different divisions: fabrics, knitwear, outerwear, accesories and home line; providing a wide range of product and processes to our clients.

Our skilled craftspeople have been working with us for more than 15 years, ensuring a high quality in our garments.

 

03. THE BEST SOLUTION

Our Offer

Multi - lingual

Experienced multi-lingual sales team that can work in several languages, especially English.

Free Trade

Free trade agreement with the USA and Canada provides duty free cost advantages.

Time Zone

Same time zone than most cities in the USA.

Fast Production

Our knitwear factory can produce more than 30K units a month in gauges 3 to 16.

Product Development

Specialized technical design team on knitwear product development.

Audited

Constantly supervised by international auditing companies on social compliance.

Commercial Office

A commercial office in NY for USA and Canadian customers.

Five different divisions

Fabrics, knitwear, outerwear, accesories and home line.

Flexible production - MOQ

We can adjust production minimums depending on our costumers requirement.

Vertically Integrated

Inca Tops, our sister company, offers yarns in alpaca, wool and cotton, as well as special blends.

04. INFRAESTRUCTURE

Our Factory

Our Shima Seiki and Stoll machines are able to produce more than 30,000 units per month from gauge 3 to gauge 16.

We can work with fibers based on wool, cotton and blends with modal, viscose, silk, nylon and cashmere, although we are highly specializedin noble fibers such as alpaca and vicuna.

With our experience, organization and constant betterment, we can efficiently support customer needs and work together in every step of their product development.

GRAPHICS

Monthly production per gauge

YARN MATERIALS

Cotton Yarn

YARN MATERIALS

Black Alpaca

MACHINERY AND EQUIPMENT

Laundry

YARN MATERIALS

Cotton

MACHINERY AND EQUIPMENT

Shima

YARN MATERIAL

Vicuna Yarn

YARN MATERIALS

Wool Knitwear

MACHINERY AND EQUIPMENT

Stoll Machine

GRAPHICS

Our Leadtimes

YARN MATERIAL

Cashmere Sweaters

MACHINERY AND EQUIPMENT

Linking machine

YARN MATERIALS

Wool

YARN MATERIALS

Vicuna Sweater

PEOPLE

QA department

YARN MATERIALS

Alpaca Yarn

05. MEET OUR FAMILY

Our People

Our commitment is to protect our people in every aspect of our operations. We embrace the commitment and responsibility of ensuring safety conditions of our stakeholders, particularly our workers, our suppliers, our community and, of course, our customers along our value chain.

We ensure a safety environment for those who are involved in the production chain, specialy our coworkers.

These images have been taken in 2019, before the pandemic

Yessenia Luna

FINISHING PLANT WORKER

  • Gender equality: 62% of our collaborators are women.

 

  • Special skills: We have 10 workers with hearing disabilities, some of whom have been working for more than 15 years, to facilitate their communication, the personnel who work with them have received a sign language course.

Francisco Ccasa

KNITTING PLANT WORKER

  • Benefits: In addition to their labor benefits under the law, we have additional programs and services; such as:

– Death assistance fund: Provides financial assistance when a family member of a worker dies.

– Health care assistance: We provide free medical and psychological service within the company to workers and their families.

Filomena Bejar

QA WORKER

– Consulting and legal advice: We provide support for consultations on labor, criminal, family and civil law.

– Scholarship program for workers and their families: We stimulate the personal growth of the children of workers who have outstanding academic performance in their study centers.

06. OUR SOCIAL COMMITMENT

Our Partnerships

Our efforts are more effective when done in collaboration with partners. Coming together to share knowledge and expertise, enabling groups to progress on common goals.

We are partners of Patrulla Ecológica, which is a non-profit civil association that seeks to adapt efforts to try to efficiently combat pollution in the city – Arequipa.

Inca Tops, our sister company,  has developed since 1965 the production of alpaca tops and yarns with the best quality in the world. This has been achieved through innovative concepts and an ancient and noble tradition.

They offer yarns in alpaca, wool and cotton, as well as special blends incorporating other noble fibers of elegant beauty and fine quality, aimed at the market for machine knitting, weaving and hand-knitted.

For more information about our yarn stock service click the link below:

https://www.incatops.com/

Supporting Communities

Last year, our investment in social programs has directly benefited our special communities.

At Incalpaca we believe it is our duty to contribute to the development of society by participating voluntarily in community initiatives to which we can add value by virtue of our business activities.

Colca Woman

AREQUIPA, PERU

Shipibo, Konibo Xetebo people

PUCALLPA, PERU

07. WHO WE WORKED WITH

Our Clients

Andean

Dillard´s

Eileen Fisher

Hessnature

Kuna

M Missoni

Max Mara

Missoni

Peruvian Connection

Prada

Stella McCartney

The Inoue Brothers

08. WHO SUPPORTS US

Our Certificates

Peru FairTrade Certificate: consists in the validation of the Fair Trade Practices Standard by Bureau Veritas, trained by PROMPERÚ.

GRI: Obtained in 2018, assesses the economic-financial, social and environmental performance of organizations. It also values the guidelines that are implemented to support socially responsible management.

BASC: Obtained in February 2005, it promotes safe practices and simplification mechanisms in the Peruvian Foreign trade supply chain, in cooperation with public and private sector authorities and international organizations.

AEO Certification: Obtained in January 2017, it verifies that an adequate system of accounting and logistical records, financial solvency and an optimal level of security is being used.

HIGGS Index: provides a tool for the apparel and footwear industry to assess sustainability throughout a product’s entire life cycle, from materials to end-of-life.
To know our metrics, send an email to jprivera@incalpaca.com

Our Honors

Business Creativity Award 2019

Project: HilandoFino: More than 20 years innovating the alpaca fashion industry

Category: Art and Design

Awarded by the Peruvian University of Applied Sciences

Business Creativity Award 2018

Project: KUNA Expressions – Wrap yourself in Art

Category: Art and Design

Awarded by the Peruvian University of Applied Sciences

Business Creativity Award 2012

Project: KUNA – Feel the Hands of the Andes

Category: International Impact

Awarded by the Peruvian University of Applied Sciences

2001 Business Creativity Award Project: Set Oro de los Andes Category: (No registration) Awarded by the Peruvian University of Applied Sciences

Award for Sustainable Luxury in Latin America

Project: Vicuña, Luxury Collection

Category: Fashion and Accessories

Awarded by: Center for Sustainable Luxury Studies (Argentina)

EMA Award – Most Admired Companies in Arequipa

Incalpaca TPX

Awarded by: PwC and G de Gestión

Award: Best Retail Operator 2019

KUNA stores in LAP

Category: Retail

Awarded by: Jorge Chávez International Airport

Award: Good Labor Practices 2019

Incalpaca TPX

Category: Prevention of occupational health and safety risks, sexual harassment and workplace harassment

Awarded by: Ministry of Labor and Employment Promotion of Peru

Award “Promotion and respect for union activity, worker service channels and their participation in the management of the company” 2017 – First place

Awared by: Ministry of Labor and Employment Promotion, for Good Labor Practices

Award: “Customers First” 2015

Incalpaca TPX

Category “Execution of guarantees”, with the nomination “Quality guarantee that transcends borders”

Award granted by INDECOPI

Award: “Exporting Success” 2014

Incalpaca TPX

Award granted by PROMPEX and MINCETUR.

Award: promotion of equal opportunities between men and women, non-discrimination by creed, disability, economic condition, race, sex and equality of vulnerable groups -2015 First place

Incalpaca TPX

 Recognition granted by the Ministry of Labor and Employment Promotion, for Good Labor

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09. LET'S TALK

For Additional
Information

Please feel free to contact us for details! If you have any questions, we are happy to answer them and to offer you the whole assortment of our services!

Juan Pablo Rivera C.

COMMERCIAL MANAGER
jprivera@incalpaca.com

Juan Luis Escobedo A.

KNITWEAR SALES MANAGER
jescobedo@incalpaca.com

Phone:

++51-54 60 30 00

Phone:

++51-54 25 10 64

Address:

Calle Cóndor 100, Tahuaycani Arequipa – Perú

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