NYSE listed global major, AO Smith expands its water purifier business in Kolkata majorly across two districts – North 24 parganas and Hoogly.
Commenting on the launch, Mr. Parag Kulkarni, Managing Director, A. O. Smith India Water Products Private Limit said, “In line with our commitment to provide our consumers with the exceptional product offerings, we at A. O. Smith work tirelessly in studying inlet water conditions in Indian homes and then put forth residential water solutions that benefit our consumers”. Kulkarni was recently named to the global listing of “50 Most Impactful Leaders In Water & Water Management” by World CSR Day and also named as one of the “100 Most Trusted CEOs of 2017”.
On being asked about the significance of the expansion to these districts in the city, Mr. Kulkarni said “The consumers here appreciate the benefits of RO technology in water purification and the category is growing fast in this market. A.O.Smith with its technologically advanced offerings in the RO water purification and good brand acceptability is excited at the prospect of serving the consumers in these places with its differentiated offerings”.
- O. Smith entered the Indian water heating market in 2008 and offers an extensive line of residential water heating products designed for Indian consumers. In 2010, the company opened a 76,000 square feet manufacturing operation in Bangalore and expanded it to 297,000 square feet and began manufacturing water purification products in 2015. Since then it is spreading it’s footprint in the water purification market of India with innovative products and robust consumer centric service setup.
About A. O. Smith
- O. Smith is one of the few companies in the world that enjoys a rich legacy of 142 yrs of Integrity, Innovation and Customer Satisfaction.
- O. Smith Corporation, with 2016 sales of U.S. $2.54 billion, is a global leader NYSE listed company applying innovative technology and energy-efficient solutions to products manufactured and marketed worldwide. The company is the world’s largest manufacturer of residential and commercial water heating equipment and boilers, as well as a manufacturer of water treatment products. The company is headquartered in Milwaukee, USA and employs more than 13,400 people at plants in the U.S., Canada, China, India, Mexico, the Netherlands, Turkey, and the United Kingdom.For more information visitwww.aosmithindia.com