Kamakshi sits comfortably folding copper coils in jet speed in the assembly line that makes intelligent toothbrushes for export. The air-conditioned manufacturing unit resembles a corporate office. Beside her stands a woman labor officer, keen to keep mix-ups at bay. Syrma Technology’s manufacturing unit in Tambaram, Chennai, employs nearly 1,780 workers, of which 1,403 are women. The company, part of the Tandon Group, co-develops connected products like smart toothbrushes and connected surgical cotton swabs, among others, for the export market.