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|About||ZOHA, founded in 2006, is not only green and ethical but also innovative carpets and rugs design and manufacturing house; a recipient of coveted EDIDA -'ELLE DECOR International Design Award' for Flooring in 2007.|
|Mission||ZOHA has a cosmopolitan mission to bring the simplicity and elegance of handmade carpet weaving in the finest of materials to the world.|
ZOHA was founded in the year 2006 as a separate division, though seamlessly linked to the other "worlds” within the MYS [Mohammad Yaqub & Sons] Group weaving life since 1978.
ZOHA envisages the development of made-to-measure carpets and rugs for both residential and contract sectors.
ZOHA is as green as you want it to be – from its green carpets and rugs independently tested by SGS and Woolmark to its manufacturing monitored and audited by Rugmark.
ZOHA is not only green and ethical but also innovative carpets and rugs design and manufacturing house, a recipient of coveted coveted EDIDA -'ELLE DECOR International Design Award' for Flooring in 2007.
ZOHA has a cosmopolitan mission to bring the simplicity and elegance of handmade carpet weaving in the finest of materials to the world.
ZOHA designs and manufacturers unique luxurious color combinations that create finest bespoke carpets and rugs of unmatched quality and style.
Simplicity and Elegance. These are the key words that define ZOHA's collections which will continue to include new products.
M Y S [Mohammad Yaqub & Sons] was founded in 1978 by Mr. Maqsood Alam Ansari after his father Late Mr. Mohammad Yaqub Ansari. A decade later Mr. Shamim Ahmad Ansari joined his brother in the family business.
In the summer of 2006 ZOHA was founded after Late Zohara Ansari, wife of Late Mr. Mohammad Yaqub Ansari and mother of Mr. Maqsood and Mr. Shamim.
From beginning to end, Mohammad Yaqub and Zohara Ansari, passionate and dedicated, were entwined together in a belief that transcends lifetimes. They were born into the heart of the Indian Carpet Industry in Bhadohi, Uttar Pradesh, and despite exporting their dreams and creations worldwide; they never left the place they were born in, and never left behind the values that made M Y S what it is.
For the memory of those two souls eternally in love, we are proud to name India’s finest carpet brand ZOHA in the honour of the visionaries who have and always will inspire us to dream, to dare, to believe and to love.
ZOHA is proud to support the Indian Hand Made Cottage Carpet Industry (the declining art of rug making) by promoting Homeworking in all its processes and empowering lives and quality of life across India.
Homeworking is an important aspect of the cottage carpet industry in india making a significant contribution to household incomes among predominantly poor families. In developing countries as many as 300 million people are employed by supporting HomeWorking. For details on advantages to such homeworkers and support the cause, please visit: the Ethical Trading Initiative Homeworker Guidelines on www.ethicaltrade.org
M Y S is india’s largest manufacturer and exporter of Indian Hand Knotted carpets & rugs (tibetan knot weave) as awarded by CEPC, Ministry of Textiles, Government of India in 2004. M Y S (Mohammad Yaqub & Sons), the M Y S logo are tradmarks of M Y S, registered in India.
SGS is the world’s leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company. Recognised as the global benchmark for quality and integrity, it employs over 55,000 people and operate a network of more than 1,000 offices and laboratories around the world. SGS, the sgs logo are tradmarks of SGS, registered in many jurisdictions worldwide.
Rugmark was formally established by a coalition of nongovernmental organizations, businesses, government entities, and multilateral groups like UNICEF in September 1994. RUGMARK is a certification trademark, which assures importers and buyers that the carpets and rugs are manufactured/exported in a sustainable and socially responsible manner without illegal child labour, and which is subject to an effective surveillance mechanism. Rugmark, the rugmark logo are tradmarks of Rugmark Foundation India, registered in India.
Woolmark. A Woolmark label is your personal assurance that the carpet and rug you choose meets the highest standards of fibre content, quality and performance. Anything bearing the Woolmark symbol is 100% pure new wool and has been approved and endorsed by Australian Wool Services to meet specific quality specifications and offer Pure Natural comfort. Woolmark, the woolmark logo are trademarks of the THE WOOLMARK COMPANY.