FAQ's

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Frequently asked questions about our brands, products, buying procedures and facilities.

Frequently Asked Questions

Corporate FAQs

1. Is ABY™ different from Aditya Birla Yarn? Are they different companies?

Aditya Birla Yarn will now be referred to as ABY™, a brand that symbolizes solidity and assurance. We have rebranded ourselves as ABY™, in sync with our new ways of thinking while keeping the same values and customer engagement at heart. ABY™ is a part of the Aditya Birla Group, a global conglomerate with $40 billion turnover with a presence in 42 countries and based out of India.

2. Where can I buy ABY™ branded products and other products in the portfolio?

ABY™ products can be bought from our distributors across the world or from the company directly through a sales enquiry posted on the website, email or telephonic enquiry. ABY™ has a strong presence across different geographies in the world with numerous distributors and other channel partners. For more information, please write to us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

3.Can I, as an end consumer, buy ABY™ products and their brands?

ABY™ does not sell directly to the consumer market, but consumers can know more about our products and their applications from the Product Pages. We would love to hear from our consumers regarding apparel and garments which use our yarns and if you’ve experienced an ABY™ product, please can send your feedback to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

4. How would I get to know recent news regarding ABY™?

Please feel free to check out our Media Centre where you can see the latest news on ABY™ as well as archived information.

5. How do I know which ABY™ product is the right fit for my needs?

We would encourage you to go through our detailed Product pages to understand better our exhaustive range of quality products. Our in-house ABY™ brands would make your decision making easier as they are showcased on their final consumer applications and we have designed them to provide the best benefits to not just our trade partners, but also the end consumer. Please feel free to go through our other product pages and download brochures and catalogs from the Downloads section.

Product FAQs

1. What is ABY Softura™ yarn?

ABY Softura™ yarn is a branded specialty yarn engineered for optimal value in knitted garments. It is made from regenerated Cellulosic base, from wood pulp supplied by Aditya Birla Overseas spinning division and is designed to deliver better value over generic viscose yarn.

2. What are the applications?

ABY Softura™ yarn is designed for applications in knitted high fashion garments, women’s ready to wear, night wears, camisoles, kids wears, mother care products and new born clothing.

3. How is it different from generic viscose yarn?

ABY Softura™ yarn is engineered to deliver excellent value compared to that of generic viscose in terms of efficiency, yielding and quality in downstream processing like knitting, dyeing, wet processing, finishing and garmenting along with enhancing softness, brightness, durability, vibrant shades to consumer.



1. What is ABY Flexo™ yarn?

An innovative product designed to give comfort stretch without spandex, ABY Flexo™ yarn is engineered in such a way that it develops self crimp during the dyeing and wet processing stages and brings excellent stretch and recovery properties to the fabric.

2. What are the applications?

ABY Flexo™ yarn is designed for applications in knitted fabric like women’s and men’s ready to wear. ABY Flexo™ variants also find applications in woven formal wear, shirting, work wear and uniforms with comfort stretch.

3. How is ABY Flexo™ yarn different from other stretch fabrics?

ABY Flexo™ yarn is engineered to deliver stretch in a garment with no spandex requirement in both knitted & woven fabric. Weaving or Knitting of ABY Flexo™ yarn is as simple as cotton or polyester hard yarn knitting /weaving without a delicate spandex core. Open fabric structure normally used for core spun spandex yarn can be used for knitting /weaving ABY Flexo™ yarn. Fabric itself develops stretch and recovery properties when it is exposed to heat in downstream processes. Knitting/ Weaving ABY Flexo™ yarn is free from all the troubles involved in very sensitive high pre-elastic core spun which have delicate spandex in it like GSM/Width variations, puckering, spandex missing, seam slipping and draft variation. ABY Flexo™ yarn is also easy to cut and sew.



1. What is ABY Flexo Denim™ yarn?

A unique engineered product which develops self crimp during the dyeing and wet processing &brings excellent stretch and recovery properties to the fabric, far better than polyester filament in terms of stretch, recovery with absolutely no synthetic feel and look.

2. What are the applications?

ABY Flexo Denim™ yarn is designed for application in stretch denims.

3. How is ABY Flexo Denim™ yarn different from other stretch fabrics?

ABY Flexo Denim™ yarn is engineered to deliver stretch in a garment with no spandex requirement. Weaving ABY Flexo Denim™ yarn is as simple as cotton, polyester hard yarn weaving without a delicate core. Open fabric structure normally used for core spun spandex yarn can be used for weaving ABY Flexo Denim™ yarn. Fabric itself develops stretch and recovery properties when it is exposed to heat in downstream processes. Knitting/ Weaving ABY Flexo™ yarn is free from all the troubles involved in very sensitive high pre-elastic core spun which have delicate spandex in it like GSM/Width variations, puckering, spandex missing, seam slipping and draft variation. ABY Flexo Denim™ yarn is also easy to cut and sew.



1. What is ABY Style™ yarn?

ABY Style™ yarn is an innovative product crafted from a combination of technology and dyeing properties of the ingredient fiber to develop excellent fancy effect in the fabric. ABY Style™ yarn provides a platform to create design effect by differential dyeing; the design effect can be achieved by dyeing one or both of the components with contrasting colors in the fabric.

2. What are the applications?

ABY Style™ yarn is designed for applications in knitted high fashion garments, women’s & men’s ready to wear, night wears and active outdoor clothing.

3. How is ABY Style™ yarn different ?

ABY StyleTM yarn gives an option to our value chain partner to create their own unique designs, by its simple and easy processing which is efficient and gives exceptional yarn uniformity and low pill. It gives the end consumers a trendy and fashionable look with rich patterns.



1. What is ABY Protek™ yarn?

ABY Protek™ yarn is a flame retardant yarn with permanent characteristics available as 100% disperse and blended with reactive dye able FR product. The flame retardant property is built inside the yarn rather than a result of chemical treatment at fabric stage and hence ABY Protek™ yarn gives safety which is wash resistant and does no diminish with usage.

2. What are the applications?

ABY Protek™ yarn is designed for applications in home textiles, industrial protective clothing, theatres, malls and ABY Protek™ yarn variants finds application in fire men/ and safety clothing.

3. How is ABY Protek™ yarn different?

ABY Protek™ yarn gives consistent quality yarn; it maintains its inherent properties during downstream processes and requires no further chemical processing during downstream processes. It is a value-for-money buy for end consumers as it is dimensionally stable, comfortable wear with durability and abrasion resistant.



How to process ABY Softura™ yarn / ABY Flexo™ yarn / ABY Flexo Denim™ yarn / ABY Style™ yarn / ABY Protek™ yarn ?

For processing details of ABY Softura™ yarn / ABY Flexo™ yarn / ABY Flexo Denim™ yarn / ABY Style™ yarn / ABY Protek™ yarn based fabric, please be in touch with ABY™ regional marketing representative or write to us at : This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Labeling of ABY™ branded product in the garment and legal declaration in all commercial transaction

How ABY Softura™ yarn / ABY Flexo™ yarn / ABY Flexo Denim™ yarn / ABY Style™ yarn / ABY Protek™ yarn can be labeled in a garment and declare at commercial transaction?

The garments containing ABY Softura™ yarn / ABY Flexo™ yarn / ABY Flexo Denim™ yarn / ABY Style™ yarn / ABY Protek™ yarn can be tagged with ABY Softura™ yarn / ABY Flexo™ yarn / ABY Flexo Denim™ yarn / ABY Style™ yarn / ABY Protek™ yarn can tagged with respective brand hangtag provided by ABY™ after the garment passes the required performance standards. For all legal purposes, commercial transition invoicing and garment labeling, please be in touch with ABY™ regional marketing representative or write to us at : This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .