Established in early 70's, Emami group has grown in India with presence in major sectors of FMCG, real estate, hospitals, retail, newsprint manufacturing, pharmacy chain, contemporary art ,edible oil and biodiesel . Founded by two friends Mr RS Agarwal and Mr RS Goenka, Emami today,is a trusted and loved brand of the nation with over 25,000 employees and a group turnover of about Rs 10,000 cr.
An amazing array of Ambassadors
Emami has successfully established its brands through strong celebrity endorsements. It is the only corporate entity in the country to have both Amitabh Bachchan and Shah Rukh Khan as brand endorsers for the same brand, Navratna cool oil. The concept of brand endorsement by celebrities has been successfully experimented in case of most of the brand launches. Besides Amitabh and Shah Rukh, other celebrity endorsers of Emami’s brand include Madhuri Dixit- Kareena Kapoor- Preity Zinta- Malaika Arora Khan- Bipasha Basu-MS Dhoni- Suriya- Mahesh Babu- Dinesh Karthik- Amit Mishra- Virender Sehwag-Sachin Tendulkar- Harbhajan Singh-Zaheer Khan-, Govinda, Sourav Ganguly, Chiranjeevi, Surya and Upendra among others.
Today, Emami is led by Mr. R S Agarwal and Mr. R S Goenka, founding fathers of the Group, with the help of the second generation Promoter Directors from the two families. Qualified and dedicated set of professionals run the day to day operations of the company. A new corporate office “Emami Tower” has been added to the history of the company which houses Emami Limited as well as all the other Group companies under the brand in Kolkata.
Emami Limited is one of the leading and fastest growing personal and healthcare businesses in India, with an enviable portfolio of household brand names such as Boroplus, Navratna, Fair and Handsome, Zandu balm, Mentho Plus balm and Fast Relief.
Website - www.emamiltd.in
Emami Paper enjoys the position of being the largest manufacturer of newsprint in India, and the only manufacturer in eastern India with units in Kolkata and Balasore. The firm recently invested Rs 2000 cr for capacity expansion as well as to foray into the pulp and writing paper segment.
Website - www.emamipaper.in
CRI limited manufacturing ball point tips is another unit of the Emami Group. It is the fourth largest tips manufacturing unit in the world with manufacturing units in West Bengal and Gujarat. It has been consistent winner of the best exporter’s award from the Writing Instruments organization in India
Website - www.critips.com
Starmark, retailing books, stationeries and gift items, it is one of the biggest retail stores in Kolkata with 5 stores and plans for further expansion.
Website - www.starmark.in
Emami Frank Ross Ltd, is the oldest and largest pharmacy chain in Eastern India. The first Frank Ross store was set up in 1906. An ambitious plan of having a network of the pharmacy chain with over 150 outlets all over India has been taken up by the Group.
Website - www.frankrosspharmacy.com
Emami also has large presence in real estate in West Bengal. It has successfully executed more than 24 prestigious residential and commercial construction projects, mainly in Kolkata. The existing projects span across the states of West Bengal, Uttar Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh and Maharashtra.
Emami has keen interest n the field of art. Emami Chisel Art (ECA) the auction house is the first of its kind in India. The collection comprises works of art from galleries and individual collectors. ECA is embellished with a characteristic mix of genuine masterpieces and rare collections from India's eminent artists as well as contribution from the new generation contemporary artists.
Website - www.emamichisel.com
The brand Healthy and Tasty is one of the most admired edible oil brand in the country manufactured and marketed by Emami .
Website - www.emamibiotech.com
AMRI, is the first super-speciality hospital in Eastern India to provide comprehensive cancer treatment. It is also the largest hospital in the private sector.
Website - www.amrihospital.com
The Group is setting up a Cement Plant in Chhattisgarh and units for grinding will be set up in West Bengal and Orissa.
Emami has also forayed into the production of biodiesel , a substitute of diesel made from 100% renewable biological sources. It is the only biodiesel plant in East India.
Website - www.emamibiotech.com