Our journey began in 1972 with few local brands. However, 1987 was the year that marked the beginning of our success. We became the licensee of Fay International Ltd. UK, producing wide variety of tissue products in Bangladesh. In 1993, Kallol became the distributor of internationally renowned and reputed FMCG and durable consumer goods nationwide.
In 2006, Kallol acquired Jet, a renowned leading and one of the first mover brands in the powder detergent category. The next milestone was the year 2010 when two Joint Venture agreements were signed, one with the Jyothy Laboratories Ltd., India and another with the Thai President Food Plc, Thailand. Besides manufacturing, Kallol imports and distributes healthy and refreshing instant drink powder Nutri-C.
As for durable consumer goods, Kallol imports 29 international watch & writing instrument brands and retails through 63 retail chain outlets 'TIMEZONE '. 'TIMEZONE’ are located in the key shopping mall and international hotels all over the country.
Kallol has nationwide distribution channels in all 64 districts in Bangladesh.
At Kallol Group of Companies, we are guided by our commitment towards maintaining business excellence and consistently delivering quality products. We recognize that the way we conduct our business and how we shape our product ecosystem are important to exceed our customer’s expectations.
Our mission is to become a chain of the most trusted businesses among the consumers. With an aim to ensuring safety, satisfaction, peace of mind and unparalleled goodwill with our customers and stakeholders.
Our vision is to become the strongest and most sought business house when it comes to high standard and quality products across all aspects of the product ecosystem. To become first-movers in every market starting from fast moving consumer goods, luxury items to international brand representations.
In the years 1993, 1994 and 1996 the Bangladesh Government, through the Ministry of Labor & Manpower, awarded the Managing Director of the company, Mr. Ghulam Mostafa as CIP (Commercially Important Person).
In 2007-2008, Kallol was acknowledged and rewarded for being the highest Tax payer in the business category both in national and district levels.