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Godrej Consumer Products Ltd. Company History and Annual Growth Details


- Godrej Consumer Products Ltd (GCPL) is setting up a parallel board of directors known as the Young Executive Board.


-Godrej Consumer Products Ltd has informed BSE that it would buyback its own fully paid up
equity shares of face value of Rs.4 each from the open market.

-GCPL has entered into the deodrants category with the launch of Cinthol International
Perfumed deodrant.

-Godrej has entered the traditional powdered 'henna' market with the launch of powdered henna
under the brand 'Nupur', which is priced at Rs.12 for an 80gm pack.

-Whirlpool of India and Godrej Appliances have filed complaints with MRTPC against
LG Electronics India alleging that company was over-claiming the litre-capacity of its
frost-free refrigerators.

-GCPL has relaunched Godrej FairGlow, India's first and largest selling fairness soap,
with an improved product blend.

-GCPL has classified its business into two groups: soaps and personal care.

-As per ORG-GFK figures, Whirlpool and Godrej are in the top 2 positions among
refrigerator brands during the festival season.


-ICRA has assigned SVG2 & CGR2 ratings to Godrej consumer products Ltd.

-Godrej Consumer Products Ltd test-launched for the Southern region a new soap under
its Rs.80cr FairGlow brand, the FairGlow Saffron Toilet soap.

-Contract Advertising's umbai office has won the creative duties for Godrej Shaving cream and
Godrej Shaving gel.

-GCPL has entered into an agreement with Shogun Diapers Ltd. for acquisition of trademark
and copyright relating to the brand 'snuggy'.

-Godrej consumer products has relaunched its shaving cream range and introduced
four new variants including Rich Foam, Lime fresh, Menthol Mist and Protect plus.

-GCPl has unveiled new Ayurvedic soap in Kerala under the Godrej No.1 Brand.

-Godrej Consumer Products has launched Godrej Ezee Silk Liquid detergent in Kerala, which
is specially formulated liquid detergent with a new pH balance technology.

-Received intimation from Citibank NA on March 03, 2004 that their client RBS Stewart Ivory Asia Pacific was holding 31,82,811 shares of the company and the same has been transferred to a new entity, First State Asia Pacific Fund. The date of acquisition is February 26, 2004 and the mode of acquisition is by way of : Off market transaction. The shareholding of First State Asia Pacific Fund after the said acquisition is 31,82,811 shares amounting to 5.593% of the total paid up capital of Godrej Consumer Products Limited.

-Dlist from the Ahmedabad Stock Exchange (ASE) with effect from October 15, 2004.


-GCPL launches 'Cinthol Deo Soap'

-Godrej Consumer mulls to buy-back equity shares from open market

-GCPL to tap rural market with brand new soap 'Nimin'


-Delist equity shares from The Calcutta Stock Exchange Association Ltd (CSE) w.e.f. March 30, 2005.

- Godrej Consumer Products Ltd (GCPL), ropes in Mona Singh of Jassi Jaissi Koi Nahin (a popular serial on the Sony channel) to be the brand ambassador for Godrej No.1 soaps.

-Godrej Consumer acquires FMCG company Keyline Brands Ltd, U.K.


-GCPL acquires hair-colour biz in S. Africa

-GCPL rolls out EVITA age control soap

-GCPL joins other FMCG majors for overseas acquisitions


-Godrej Consumer - Acquisition of 100% ownership interest in Godrej Global Mideast FZE, Sharjah

-Godrej joins hand with Swedish co

-GCPL & SCA Hygiene Products AB, Sweden form 50:50 joint venture


-The company has issued rights in the ratio of 1:7 at a premium of Rs.122/-Per Share.

-Godrej Consumer to acquire South Africa's Leading Hair Brand 'Kinky'