Bosch Power Tools celebrates silver jubilee in India
Bosch Power Tools India, manufacturer and marketer of power tools for construction, woodworking and metalworking industry, completed 25 successful years in India.
Bosch Power Tools began its India operations 25 years ago in 1993 and was founded on the principle of “Workshop for Precision Mechanics and Electrical Engineering” and providing users with affordable solutions for a better life. In short, Bosch created technology that is “Invented for life.” Over the years, the idea of excellence and core success factors came to include employee development and growth, technical skills and innovative solutions.
Commenting on the occasion, Panish PK, Regional Business Director – India and SAARC – Bosch Power Tools said, “For over a quarter-century, Bosch Power Tools in India has been a steadfast business partner to several organisations and continues to actively support the cause of nation-building. As we complete 25 years of making a difference in India, we celebrate our coming of age and are proud of the profound impact we have made to our customers, our people and our communities. It is now going to be our continued focus to improve the lives of our users which are the tradesmen and artisans with affordable solutions for a better life.”
He further added, “We have introduced innovative and affordable products recently, which have been in heavy demand from our users which are the tradesmen and artisans across the country. The new introductions are a testament to our continued efforts to anticipate our customers’ needs and provide state-of-the-art products that result from the high quality research, evaluation of customer feedback and our traditional strength of high quality standards, policy and practices. Over the years, guided by our values, we have strengthened our capabilities considerably, cultivated lasting trust and relationships across our business ecosystem, while staying true to our strategic direction and the vision to make a real difference.”
In line with Bosch‘s local-for-local strategy, the 15th manufacturing facilityis located in Oragadam, Chennai. The new local manufacturing facility enables production of advanced Power Tools that are innovative and high quality products at competitive cost to meet the region-specific demands of the customers in India. The location also provides further options to ramp up capacity in the medium-term based on the needs of the Power Tools business. All the shop floor associates at the Chennai manufacturing plant are women, working across 3 shifts.
The company has grown its revenue base exponentially over the years.The past decade in itself has made the journey more interesting. The company‘s initial leaders have since been followed by a succession of young and bright frontrunners who went on to create new avenues of growth and demonstrated the company’s strength through excellent teamwork, Thus, from a few handful associates 25 years ago, Bosch Power Tools is now a proud family of thousands of professionals, spread across the length and breadth of the country.
Bosch Power Tools is very proud to have achieved many milestones and truly believes that who they are today and how Bosch continues this journey will shape the next 25 years of the story. As the customer base grows, Bosch works with their people and partners to create new opportunities, Bosch Power Tools story in India will always be at the cusp of transformation.