Company History - Jyothy Consumer Products
1987 - Henkel India Ltd was incorporated in the year 1987 to
manufacture eco-friendly zeolite based phosphate free detergents
under the name SPIC Fine Chemicals Ltd and was promoted jointly by
M/s Henkel AG & Co. KGaA , Germany and M/s Tamilnadu Petroproducts
1992 - HIL had accessed the capital market for Rs.26 crores with a
public issue on January 1992.
1993 - One of its plants at Karaikal commenced the commercial
production of detergent bar, powder and zeolite from the March 1993.
1994 - The company again emtered the capital market for Rs. 26 crores
on July 1994.
1996 - The company was renamed as Henkel SPIC India Limited during
2006 - One of its products Pril Liquid strengthens its position in
the market with a gain of 82% market share that was highest ever
since the launch five years ago.
- Henkel India had won the award for 'Business Excellence through
Total Quality Management' presented by The Safety and Quality Forum
(SQF) of India, instituted by the Institute of Engineers (India).
- Henkel India Ltd in collaboration with Institute of Management
Technology (IMT - Gaziabad), had set up 'The Centre for Excellence in
Environment Management' at Gaziabad, with an investment of Rs. 50
2007 - The board of directors of the company had appointed Mr. Thomas
Jungmana as Director in place of Mr. Peter Kardorff, Director nominee
of Henkel KGaA, Germany, on its board meeting held on 23rd Feb 2007.
2008 - Henkel India Ltd had received the Amity Corporate Excellence
Award at the 10th International Business Summit and Research
Conference 2008, which was held at Noida.
-Company has changed its name from Henkel India Ltd. to Jyothy
Consumer Products Ltd.