During our 60 year history in Sri Lanka, The Swadeshi Industrial Works PLC., has achieved many firsts which have earned considerable acclaim from consumers and the industry.

1938 – Enters the market with the first locally manufactured branded soap – Quickleen.

1940 – The birth of the classic heritage brand Rani – The original Sandalwood soap and market leader to date.

1945 – Creation of herbal soap positioning. Enter Khomba (Margosa) soap the undisputed leader in herbal soap.

1992 – First herbal baby soap – safe and natural with Margosa and
Aloe Vera.

2000 –The world’s first herbal carbolic soap.

2000 – Enter Apsara venivel (Calumbawood) soap – reinvented first ayurvedic soap positioning.

Recognitions:

1988 – VIII International Asia Awards.

2001 – National Productivity and Quality Award.

2002 – CNCI Achiever of Industrial Excellence.

2003 – ISO 9001 : 2000 Certification.

–  ISO 9001 : 2008 Certified Company