Shivkishan Agrawal, the Founder and Chairman of Haldiram’s, India’s leading sweets and snacks chain is a shining example of how one can turn dreams into reality.
Starting off from the scratch, Shivkishan Agrawal has reached the pinnacles of success through enormous toil. He comes across as a man who always knew what he wanted in life and cherished the dream of building an empire to manufacture traditional sweets and snacks. This dream was realized when he shifted base to Nagpur in 1970.
Under the aegis of Shivkishan Agrawal Haldirams gained commendable success and became an inseparable part of every Indian festival, celebration and occasion. By leveraging its core strength in taste and quality, Haldiram’s has become one of the most popular food joints across the country. It specializes in high quality, ready-to-eat snacks, savories and sweets, and offers a wide range of products including namkeens, sweets, sherbets, Ready-to-Eat, papad, panipuri, bhelpuri, chips, Whoopies & Royal Temptation.
The brand has always taken special care of the choices of its esteemed customers, and promises a strict allegiance to Indian taste buds. Its commitment to excellence is well reflected in its premium quality food products.
Not for nothing is the man considered the “Willy Wonka” of Indian sweets business. The legacy of Haldiram brand can be traced back earlier than 1957 when the Agarwal family initially acquired their livelihood by selling bhujia sev in Rajasthan town before expanding their presence to Kolkata. It was Shiv Kishan who turned the tides for his family owned business. What once was a small corner shop selling only bhujia sev was turned into a major food empire that currently sells around 400 varieties of namkeen, confectionery and other products across 100 countries.
Mr. Agrawal has a complete understanding of the Indian palate and a great sense of marketing his products. He has expanded the menu and product lines of the company to cover the most famous cuisines and match the taste of various segments of the society. For a small corner shop in Bikaner to emerge as a brand worth Rs1500 croreis indeed a great achievement. Shivkishan Agrawal owes the success of Haldiram’s to the company’s effective and efficient backstage operations.
Numerous accolades best owed upon Shivkishan Agrawal of Haldiram’s orchestrate his overall excellence and professional expertise. He values customer satisfaction above everything and strives to maximize it and build trust-based relations with them.
Certainly, what has Shivkishan Agrawal achieved, starting from the scratch is truly commendable. His success story has set the perfect precedent for all the aspiring entrepreneurs in our country.