Erak denim
Denim manufacturer and development center based in Zeytinburnu, Istanbul, Turkey

Erak denim

Turkish jeans maker; parent company of Mavi jeans

About

Turkish jeans maker; parent company of Mavi jeans

History

Date founded
1984
Location

Key people

Founders
Directors

Details

Founded in 1960 by Sait Akarlilar, Erak is Turkish denim maker that produces high-end jeans for such brands as Calvin Klein, Guess, and Esprit. In 1991, the firm launched their own jeans label named Mavi. In 2011, they launched another men's jeans label, 34 Heritage.

Trivia

The founder, Sait Akarlilar, founded the company in 1960, at the age of 20.