Others began in Bangladesh in 1997. Production groups include women’s groups in and around the capital city Dhaka and in a number of villages in Central and Western parts of the country, as well as a handloom unit, carpentry unit and sewing unit in the city of Jessore. Some producers are also recruited through community development projects run by The Salvation Army, including projects focusing on Rehabilitation of Commercial Sex workers and victims of Human Trafficking in Dhaka and Jessore. Others Bangladesh produces a wide range of handloom products, embroidered products, jute products, wooden products, natural fibre and leaf products, beads & wire items, knitted items, and bamboo, cane and wrought Iron products. Roughly 90% of the producers are women.
1153 producers were involved with Others in 2016.