The Business Excellence Awards, instituted by Dun & Bradstreet, one of the leading global providers of B2B data, insights and AI-driven platforms and has a legacy of over two decades. It aims to recognise and celebrate the accomplishments of companies in the corporate world and is curated through a detailed analysis of various annual publications and recognitions.
These publications and awards document the financial and operational success of top organisations from various sectors, including large listed corporations, small and medium-sized enterprises, infrastructure companies, and public sector undertakings (PSUs).
In the November 2022 edition of the Business Excellence Awards, FCL was adjudged as the Winner in the SME – Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals category. This recognition was a milestone achievement as it recognised FCL’s unwavering devotion to sustainability, quality and progress in each of its business sectors.
Defining Sustainable Growth
In the textile chemical industry, there is a surge in demand, both domestic and international. FCL has placed an equal emphasis on achieving sustainable growth while meeting this surge in demand. Over the past consecutive quarters, it has demonstrated a tradition of sustained growth.
It has also further strengthened its manufacturing capabilities to enhance its supply. By doing so, FCL has ensured diverse and greater output, improved performance, and increased its economy of scale.
Founded in 1979, FCL has established itself as one of the most prominent participants in the global specialty textile chemical market. It is a leading manufacturer of over 450 specialty chemicals and enzymes for the textile and garment industries and other industries such as water treatment, leather, construction, paint, agrochemicals, adhesives, and so on.
FCL manufactures a complete range of products for pre-treatment, dyeing, printing, and finishing processes in a well-diversified business across key international textile hubs such as Brazil, Bangladesh, Germany, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, USA, and Vietnam, with state-of-the-art manufacturing plants located in Navi Mumbai (India) and Selangor (Malaysia).
In brief, FCL has maintained sustained growth and profitability over the last fiscal years through all their sectors by keeping its manufacturing cost right and maintaining sustained growth as a critical factor of its agenda.
Committed to Providing Value
FCL is committed to providing value to all its stakeholders, customers and team members beyond monetary growth and profitability.
As a growing team operating in several countries, it values a conducive internal work culture. FCL has also been certified as a Great Place to Work® and recognised as an inclusive and diverse work environment.
Apart from ensuring fantastic returns for its shareholders, FCL strives to provide tremendous long-term value and operates as a fair and transparent organisation.
Sustainability as a core principle in business conduct
FCL is a firm dedicated to producing high-quality goods while remaining ecologically sensitive during manufacturing. This dedication is reflected in the organisation’s manufacturing process.
It is already at the forefront of eco-friendly initiatives by constantly improving its products and adopting sustainable practices to reduce waste and carbon emissions.
In conclusion, this award identifies, validates, and is a testimony to the internal processes, transparency, financial success and benchmark standards FCL has continuously strived to achieve.