Hameedia, a leading menswear brand in Sri Lanka and the most trusted home grown brand with an exception eye for style and quality recently celebrated its 70th anniversary at the Head Office in Ratmalana.
The event was hosted by the Hameedia Head Office staff, including the senior leadership teams.
The home-grown pioneer in men’s fashion has completed seven decades of providing superior quality menswear and exceptional service to the fashion-forward Sri Lankan men from all walks of life.
Former CEO of Cargills and current President of the Sri Lankan Retail Association Sidath Kodikara graced the occasion as Chief Guest. Addressing the staff, he spoke of the retail sector, its position as the single largest employer in Sri Lanka, its importance as a medium to connect with the consumer and its contributions to achieving consumer aspirations. He stressed that the success of a company is its staff reiterating, “Look after your staff and they will look after your customers”.
Commenting at this momentous occasion, Managing Director of Hameedia Fouzul Hameed said, “It brings me great joy to be able to share this moment with everyone who has helped bring Hameedia to the centrefold. I am humbled to be able to celebrate our 70th anniversary and want to stress the fact that we look forward to many more years in the fashion industry.
We have always strived to provide the finest quality first, and systematic approaches such as MTM, MTO and Bespoke tailored smart attire for corporate executives, outdoor enthusiasts, sports personalities, celebrities, and bridegrooms.”
Deputy Managing Director Hussain Sadique said, “I’m extremely happy to celebrate this 70th anniversary. We have all worked tirelessly to ensure that Hameedia functions as the leading menswear brand in Sri Lanka and, globally soon. In keeping with the company’s principles of innovation and customer care, we are dedicated to meeting the aspirations of our customers while fulfilling our corporate goals.”