Continuing its efforts to support the local small and medium entrepreneurs (SMEs), Cargills has partnered with the Central Bank of Sri Lanka to provide a series of SME training workshops.
KFC marks 25th anniversary in Sri Lanka this year. The story of KFC in Sri Lanka began in 1996, when the first restaurant opened its doors at the popular shopping complex Majestic City. Fast forward to 25 years and 44 restaurants later, KFC Sri Lanka has gone from strength to strength. Plans are to add another 12 restaurants, bringing the total to 56 by the end of the calendar year.
Kotmale has become one of Sri Lanka’s national dairy brands contributing to the nourishment of the country and strengthening the local dairy farming community. As a fully owned subsidiary of leading food company Cargills (Ceylon) PLC, Kotmale is a 100% Sri Lankan company. By sourcing fresh milk from over 17,000 local dairy farmers, Kotmale generated over Rs. 5.2bn of direct income for the Sri Lankan dairy farming community in 2020.
Cargills (Ceylon) PLC, a leading Retail and FMCG company in the country, had the distinction of being listed in the Top 10 Most Admired Companies for the 2019/20 financial year. This recognition was awarded by the International Chamber of Commerce of Sri Lanka (ICCSL), the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) and the Daily FT. This accolade is a testament to our long-standing commitment to creating sustainable value for all our stakeholders.
Grama Shakthi People’s Movement together with Ministries of Education, Health and the Livestock Department and much other public and private stakeholders will provide a packet of standard liquid milk instead of sweetened milk to around 600,000 selected primary students island-wide. The Cargills and Milco will supply the milk and a simultaneous program to recycle used milk packets has also been implemented.
The Kotmale Integrated Dairy Production Facility was ceremonially declared open by his Excellency, President Maithripala Sirisena on Monday, April 3, 2017. Over 300 dairy farmers and their families representing a farmer base of over 15,000 attended the occasion to witness the commissioning of Sri Lanka’s largest ...
Cargills (Ceylon) PLC together with SOLID a project by USAID ceremonially handed over equipment to farmers in Anuradhapura and Vavuniya recently as part of the 100 acre fruit cultivation project that was initiated in 2015 ...