Amara Raja Batteries Limited Description
Amara Raja Batteries Limited was established in the year 1985 and is headquartered in Hyderabad. The company is named after Managing Director Jay Galla's grandfather Amaravati and Rajagopal Naidu. The company manufactures and sells lead-acid storage batteries. The company offers its batteries under brands like PowerZone, Amaron, Power Stack, AmaronVolt and Quanta. The long list of customers include groups like railways, telecom, power control, solar, and UPS. The company believes in influencing and helping improve the quality of life by building institutions that serve better access to better opportunities, goods and services to their customers all the time. The company has improved with partnerships and information that is shared with world leaders. The company is works with the latest generation technologies by developing and manufacturing products that are customer focused and globally competitive. The company is an Indian based MNC. The company is popularly known as for its automotive battery brand Amaron which is considered to be the second largest selling automotive battery in the country today. The group has employee workforce of more than 12000 employees. They also have an international joint venture with Johnson Controls Inc. The company mainly focuses on the up-liftment of rural population and is committed to social works in various areas that include learning & education, rural employment, social rehabilitation and rural up-liftment. The company is among the first to introduce the zero maintenance technology in the country's automotive battery segment. The company has presence not only in the automotive batteries business but also packaged food and beverages, electronics products manufacturing, infrastructure sector, power system production and fabrication of sheet metal products and fasteners. The company also managed to make its place in Asia's "Best Under a Billion" 2010 list of companies that were compiled by Forbes Magazine.