An intrinsic part of many Indian and global consumers’ lives, Godrej products are used by more than a billion consumers all around the world. This feat is a result of people’s trust and confidence, which have been built over the years because of the top-quality daily consumable products being offered by the brand.
Founded in 1897 by Ardeshir Godrej, the journey from a lock company to a global conglomerate is as inspiring as it can be. Having learnt from the leadership and dedication of the company’s Founder, the Godrej family is striding forward under the Chairman Emeritus Adi Godrej and the Executive Chairperson Ms. Nisaba Godrej. They are supported by an outstanding team of seasoned and experienced professionals from a variety of fields. Godrej has a core philosophy of encouraging their team to explore their talents to the maximum and help them optimise their potential. The vibrant work policies have made Godrej one of the best workplaces in the industry today.
It is a leading company not only because of its glorious legacy, but also because of its unwavering adherence to values like trust, integrity, excellence, and innovation; all of which are thoroughly put into practice while Godrej products are in the making. By all means, it is an organisation which refuses to compromise on its core values while striving to grow exponentially in today’s dynamic and ultra-competitive FMCG market.
SPECTRUM OF PRODUCTS
Godrej offers soaps, hair colours, haircare products, homecare products, and personal care products, and many other iconic brands in these lines of business. Cinthol, Godrej No 1, Good Knight, Aer, BBlunt, Godrej Hair Color are some of the most loved and leading brands in the said product categories.
Working on its international expansion plans, the organisation takes a 3 by 3 approach which stands for growth of 3 product categories (homecare, personal care and haircare in 3 emerging markets (Asia, Africa, Latin America), thus expanding their footprint across the markets worldwide. Godrej already has a significant presence in Indonesia, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, USA and exports to various global markets.
AN ENVIRO-HUMANITARIAN APPROACH
The company’s socially conscious approach is well-reflected through the fact that 23% of their shares are held in a trust that invests back in initiatives to support environment, education and healthcare. Moreover, Godrej aims to create a more inclusive and greener India and follows Good & Green goals as a part of its comprehensive CSR policy. The Group undertakes programmes and projects with outcomes that are aligned to UN Sustainable Development Goals, Government of India’s social development programmes, and the needs of the local communities. Sustainability initiatives have a prominent presence at their various manufacturing facilities.
Godrej also works enthusiastically to enhance livelihoods of low-income communities and collaborates with non- profit organisations to design and offer skill enhancement and development programmes in beauty & haircare, retail management, sales and distribution.