- The company inaugurated this warehousing facility on 17 October 2019
- BSH had recently achieved the milestone of selling one million washing machines in India
BSH has announced the opening of its new warehousing facility located in Bhiwandi, Maharasthra, India. This BSH warehouse was inaugurated by company’s global logistics head Phillips Kipper.
“What a wonderful day today , on the auspicious day of karvachauth (indian festival for long life of husbands a fast is observed by their wife’s specially in north india ) we have inaugurated our massive world class warehousing facility in Bhiwandi , this shows Our commitment for a superb logistics service to our partners and customers . Special thanks to Philipp kipper global logistics head and also Christian Schueller for travelling all the way from Munich to grace this occasion,” read Neeraj Bahl’s Linkedin update.
Interestingly Neeraj Bahl has joined BSH’s team as MD of India operations in August this year. He was previously associated with Panasonic as its associate director.
Year 2014 represented BSH’s first milestone in India with the launch of a front load washing machine in the seven kg category, manufactured from its facility in Chennai. In April 2018, the plant completed the production of five lakh washing machines and last year, Bosch launched top loaders washing machines in India as its first market, prior to its global launch.
BSH, recently said that it has sold one million washing machines in India. The company had started off by importing Siemens products into the country. Soon after that, they launched Bosch appliances across categories and targeted the mass premium market. With Bosch, they entered the washing machines, refrigerators and dishwashers categories as well as developed India-specific appliances.
Speaking on the company’s latest sales milestone, Neeraj Bahl, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, BSH India had said, “India is an important market for BSH globally. This breakthrough helps us to constantly work towards offering superior quality products to our consumers, who are always our first priority. In line with our commitment to the Indian market, BSH has continuously innovated, with unique features localized for Indian customers as well as developed global first product extensions. We would like to thank our valuable customers for their trust and support leading us to achieve this milestone within such a short span of time.”