African wax prints, also known as Ankara, Dutch wax prints or wax hollandais are colourful cotton cloths with batik-inspired prints. Since it was established in 1846, Vlisco designs and fabrics, have grown to become an essential part of African style culture.
The Vlisco Group carries four textile and fashion brands: Vlisco, Woodin, Uniwax and GTP. The distinctive and unique design signatures of each brand makes the Vlisco Group, with its 170 years heritage, one of the most colourful and interesting brands in the world.
Vlisco is still produced in The Netherlands. Uniwax and GTP are designed and produced in Ivory Coast and Ghana. Woodin is made in Ghana and geared toward a younger generation.