June, 14, 2019
Dankotuwa Porcelain PLC, renowned for its luxurious and elegant porcelain tableware was adjudged as the most loved houseware brand this year by Brand Finance. Globally recognized for its luxurious and elegant porcelain tableware – one with remarkable whiteness that radiates a sense of pristine beauty, Dankotuwa Porcelain continues to win the hearts of millions in Sri Lanka and round the world.
Commenting on their achievements, Dr Sajeeva Narangoda, Chief Executive Officer - Dankotuwa Porcelain PLC stated “The last financial year saw Dankotuwa Porcelain brand experience a transformation process including adding in well planned distribution strategies to increase customer accessibility to Sri Lanka’s iconic porcelain brand. As a brand, we have always taken pride in our heritage and have earned respect amongst our local and international customers for the simple reason of maintaining international quality standards in every product we manufacture and at everything we do. Therefore, while we take pride in acknowledging this recognition, its certainly encouraging to see Dankotuwa being acknowledged for the values the brand espouses”.
Dankotuwa Porcelain PLC, a subsidiary of Ambeon Holdings PLC commenced its commercial operations in 1984. From superior glazing technologies, personalized designs and endless options, the company continues to create timeless and modern collection of porcelain-ware that expresses exclusive dining experience for every occasion. “As member of the Ambeon Group, Dankotuwa Porcelain as a brand continues its quest for innovation by launching products consisting of timeless designs, giving customers value for money in every purchase they make. The company will continue to both thrill and fascinate all its stakeholder with all new products planned to be launched over the coming months; aimed at bolstering and exciting our fans and the industry alike,” stated Mr. Murali Prakash, Group Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Ambeon Capital PLC and Ambeon Holdings PLC.
Being the recipient of the bronze award in the catering products/table top specialties category at the prestigious European Product Design Awards (ePDA) 2017, Dankotuwa Porcelain continues to be a trend setter and take world by storm by manufacturing superior quality porcelain tableware for reputed international brands such as Portmeirion, Oneida, Macy’s, Country Roads, Lenox, John Lewis, Crate & Barrel, Migros, Jashanmal, Ralph Lauren, the Walt Disney Company and Dilmah. As a result, the company has been instrumental in significantly expanding the profile of Sri Lankan porcelain tableware, taking it to new heights worldwide.
Another important feature of Dankotuwa Porcelain tableware is the fact that it is safe for all aspects of dining, as the raw materials used for white products are Lead (Pb) and Cadmium (Cd) safe and does not contain bone ash. The company has the unparalleled distinction of being the first tableware manufacturer in Sri Lanka to obtain the relevant ISO certification, thus maintaining high quality standards where products can be used in a microwave or a dishwasher. Voted as one of Sri Lanka’s Super Brands, recipient of the Presidential Export Awards and nominated as Most Outstanding Exporter (NCE) on several occasions, the elegance, sophistication and superiority of Dankotuwa Porcelain has earned for the company a reputation for being the best in Asia, Europe and the US. Within the milieu of growth, the Group continues to progress in the areas of Social Compliance Initiative and Monitoring Systems, which demonstrates its commitment towards maintaining overall social standards while conducting its business.