Founded in 1945 as a Vegetable Oil Company, Wipro Consumer Care & Lighting is one of the fastest growing FMCG companies in India. It grew from Rs. 304 Cr to 5900 Cr+ in 2015-16 growing 19 times in last 13 years. Sales Revenue for FY 15-16 stood at USD 908 Million.International business contributes 53% of the revenue.
Wipro Consumer Care & Lighting has presence in 18 countries predominantly in SAARC, ASEAN, MENA regions and also in the U K. It has 15 manufacturing units in China, India, Indonesia, Malaysia and Vietnam and has a state of the art R & D facilities in India and Malaysia. The company employs over 8500 people from 15 nationalities with women constituting 54% of the total work force.
Wipro Consumer Care & Lighting has an impressive portfolio of brands which are leaders in the respective markets. Santoor, Chandrika, Glucovita, North West and Wipro Smartlite are leading brands in India. Enchanteur, Bio- essence and Romano are market leaders in ASEAN Countries. Yardley sells in over 40 countries. Wipro UNZA, the company formed after the acquisition of UNZA Holdings by Wipro Consumer Care & Lighting and is headquartered at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, is a world leader in the Halal Cosmetics Category. In the B2B segment in India, Wipro Consumer Care & Lighting has established itself as a leader in commercial lighting , indoor lighting and office modular furniture.