16. January 2014 08:41
On 25th Nov 2013, the students of 1st and 2nd year MBA students from Millennium School of Business, Bangalore were taken for a industrial visit to Karnataka Soaps and Detergents Limited (KSDL) established in 1916, located at Rajaji Nagar, Bangalore, Karnataka. It is a company owned by Government of Karnataka. In the early 20th century, the Mysore Kingdom in India was one of the largest producers of sandalwood in the world. It was also one of the major exporters of the wood, most of which was exported to Europe. They Produce Mysore Sandal Soaps. Personal Care, Perfumes Cosmetics & Detergents
They gave a presentation regarding the industry how it was started, process of making Soap and Detergent step by step and their uniqueness in the field of Soaps and Detergents. They explained in the video how they have updated the technology in making a better soap and useful for the customers. The students got to know its uniqueness and its brand all around the world. They saw how the labourers are working hard to make these soaps despite the hurdles they face.
Then students were taken to the Packing section of Mysore sandal soap where all the machines related to the packing and the workers are placing each and every intermediate product on the machine which then goes for complete packing by collecting the soap and then putting a cover on the soap with the Logo and Brand name placed. They have 3-4 more sections such as production, manufacturing sections, even though we had limited access to the various department, it was a learning experience for all our students.