About Edna

About Edna group

Edna Group had its beginning way back in 1952 when it commenced businesses manufacturer of chocolates and confectionery. Today, Edna Group is one of the largest diverse conglomerates in Sri Lanka committed to give customers an enriching experience through a winning combination of innovative offerings, high quality service and excellent value for money. EDNA is adjudged the largest exporter in the Food and Beverage Category in the year 2011.

EDNA is one of the leading manufactures of Chocolates & Confectionery in Sri Lanka. It boasts of its own modern production plants, a work force of over 2000 personnel and high production capacities of chocolate in slabs, coated chocolates, which include Cocoa butter, compound and white chocolates, wafers, hard boiled deposited candies, along with Dark and Cooking chocolates.

The Quality policy of the company is to provide high quality products at affordable prices and the company expands and develops its products, processes and services which can compete with international brands and work towards continuously improving the effectiveness of the quality management systems. It strives to be the preferred supplier for its products in its chosen fields.

With strategic backward integration Edna manages its own supply chain by way of printing services; blister and vacuum form production, cocoa mass, butter and powder production while its total requirement of wafers too are produced in-house. It also has its own processing plant that produces Cocoa derivatives, which are exported to global destinations. This has proven to be advantageous to the Group by way of business efficiency, whereby the Group offers its customers high quality products at affordable prices.

With the developing of packaging sector, the EDNA Group strategically bought over the major stake in Ceylon Paper Sacks Ltd, a public company. Backed by a strong distribution network the Group’s next move was to fortify its FMCG portfolio by pharmaceutical products for world renowned companies such as Torrent (India). The Edna Group also acquired one of the only surviving foundries in Sri Lanka along with several key franchises such as Avery Scales and Greaves engine motors, and pumps. Edna Engineering is also equipped with a most up to date foundry for Ferrous and non-Ferrous castings such as Manhole covers, water pump components, weight machine and weighbridge components, etc.

From humble beginnings of over half, a century ago, Edna Group enjoys an envious position in Chocolates and Confectionary, Paper & Adhesives, Paper Sacks, Foundry Castings, Weighing Scales and Weighing Solutions, Water pumps, Agro Implements, Confectionary and host of other products.