This team of executives is ever vigilant in the selection of tendu
leaves and tobacco, processing of tobacco, the rolling of beedies and
above all in the quality control of the product. As a team they look
after the day to day management of the Company.
|Bharath Beedi Works Pvt
Ltd is based in Mangalore, India, and was founded by Mr. B.
Manjunath Pai in the year 1930 at Karkala, Dakshina kannada. The
company was headed by the founder till 1982 and later by Mr. B. Ganapathi
Pai as the chairman and managing director of the
company. He was heading the company till 2012. Now the company is
run by group of six whole time directors namely, Mr. B. Nagendra Pai,
Mr. Subraya M. Pai, Mr. Anand G. Pai, Mr. Sudhir M. Pai, and Mr. Venkatesh M. Pai. The company is famous for
its brand of Beedies known as “30 Brand” beedies.
|Bharath Beedi Works
Pvt.Ltd rolls out over 60 million beedies a day. The company
employs more than 50,000 employees directly and an equal number
indirectly. Starting from a little shop in Karkala in Dakshina
kannada District, the company now has a pan-India presence. The
company also exports its products to over 16 countries & has won
numerous awards & recognitions for its sterling record.
A separate export division caters to the export market. The
division has the additional responsibility of manufacture of special
beedies meant for export, their packaging & onward transportation.
Transportation is the mainstay of the industry. Tendu leaves are
required to be transported from the States of Madhya Pradesh and
Orissa,and Tobacco from Nippani in North Karnataka and state of
Gujarath to the manufacturing centers spread all over the State of
Karnataka, Kerala, Telangana, Tamil Nadu and west bengal. Again,
finished beedies are to be transported to far flung areas of the
Country. The logistical arrangements are taken care of by the fleet
of vehicles owned and operated by a sister concern Bharath
Logistics. Bharath Logistics has a well knit network operations to
the various corners of the country.
Printing is yet another constituent of Beedi industry. Printing of
labels and wrappers is carried out by two well laid out printing
presses. Both are sister concerns of Bharath Beedi Works Private
Limited. Alaknanda printers Private Limited carries out the printing
work from its ultra modern presses at Bykampady Mangalore, and Bharath
Printers operate from its sophisticated works at Maroli, Mangalore.
These two establishments take care of packaging process of the