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1974

  • Two childhood friends Mr RS Agarwal and Mr RS Goenka quit their jobs to start their own business, Emami

1978

  • Acquired Himani Ltd and set up factory in Kolkata

1984

  • Boroplus Antiseptic Cream launched, under Himani umbrella

1989

  • Navratna Cool Oil launched, under the Himani name
  • Set up second factory in Pondicherry

1998

  • Expanded the distribution network of the company to South India
  • Emami merged with Himani Ltd

1999

  • Launch of Sona Chandi Chyawanprash

2005

  • Launch of Fair and Handsome, the first fairness cream for men
  • Public issue of 50 lac shares, listed with NSE

2006

  • Introduced Health Care Division
  • Merged JB Marketing

2008

  • Successful Zandu Pharmaceuticals acquisition at Rs 730 cr

2009

  • Demerged Zandu fmcg into Emami
  • Raised Rs 310 cr through QIP

2010

  • Crossed net sales of Rs 1000 cr
  • Exceeded market cap of Rs 5000 cr
  • Split of shares from Rs 2 to Re 1 per share

2011

  • Conceived setting up of its first overseas manufacturing unit in Bangladesh.

2012

  • Signed 4 Olympians & 1 cricketer as brand endorsers for a single brand, Fast Relief
  • Started production at Bangladesh manufacturing unit

2013

  • Bonus Issue; exceeded market capitalisation of Rs. 10,000 cr
  • Launched BoroPlus Face wash. Signed in Sonakshi Sinha for the endorsement

 

2014

  • Declared Interim Dividend of Rs 3 /share
  • Entered the male deodorants space with HE , with brand ambassador, Hrithik Roshan
  • Launched Fair & Handsome- Instant Fairness Face wash
  • Launched Zandu Balm Ultra Power
  • Acquired “ She Comfort “ brand

 

2015

  • Acquired “ Kesh King “ Business at Rs1684 cr ( Including duties & taxes)
  • Acquired controlling stake in Fravin Pty Ltd.
  • Launched Zandu Gel Balm Junior
  • Exceeded Market Cap. Of Rs 23,000 cr
  • Launched 100% pure honey with Zero-added sugar.

 

2016

 1. Launched 100% pure honey with Zero-added sugar.
2. Acquired “ Kesh King “ Business at Rs1684 cr ( Including duties & taxes)

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