Posted: Thursday May 7 2015. Starting out as a single company focusing on the retail garment trade, Odel developed over the years to become the first department store in the country. In 1994 they opened their second store in and by 1995 the company had a total of nine stores located in city hotels and shopping centres throughout Colombo. During the floods earlier this year, Embark was at the forefront of rescuing and treating street dogs. Place has become extremely good, you may can spend your evening with little bit of shopping and can have foods from the outside cafes. I must say, my Sri Lankan journey was off to a sparkling start.
Fashion and the interest therein, is only growing. In 10 years, she launched her flagship store in a massive colonial building spanning 33,000 sq. It was time to be welcomed by the rest of Lanka. The lobby walls are filled with photographs — all of them taken in lighting that glints on even the briefest brown streak in her cropped hair. Gunewardene registered Odel the name is based on her own name, Otara Del Gunawardene as a private limited liability company on 31 October 1990 and the company opened its first 37 m 2 400 sq ft store on Dickmans Road in Colombo.
It's a spacious place with clean air and good fit on rooms and clean toilets. I finished lunch and low and behold, I was in for the most choice pleasure of my Sri Lankan, Colombo escapade. She quit modelling and became a full-time businesswoman. It has all the advantages mentioned above, plus users to your site can conveniently access it directly on your site. Cotton Collection would be a worthy addition to this already strong and growing base.
Moreover, it has a beautiful open food court just outside, which is the best place to be in the evenings! Lanka Business Directory Online - Sri Lanka Business, Sri Lankan Companies, Sri Lankan Exporters Lanka Business Directory Online is a comprehensive business directory that lists Sri Lankan companies and Sri Lankan business organizations. Gunawardene is the founder of Odel, that famous store in Colombo that has been drawing Indian tourists for decades. Though the very essence of Odel is shopping, you will be amazed by the number of things one can do within its richly adorned interior. Boasting 33,000 square feet of sheer retail bliss, Odel has steadily grown from humble beginnings to a department store worthy of international acclaim. Sri Lanka is not only an economically booming region but also a beloved tourist destination. This domain is 101 years old. It was a dream and dare I say, my best shopping experience to date.
Odel Mall is situated in Colombo Seven in the town centre, one of the most important shopping and tourist districts. Only to find that it was inadequate. In 1996 Odel opened its 930 m 2 10,000 sq ft flagship store in Alexandra Place, Colombo, which was further expanded to 3,700 m 2 40,000 sq ft in 2000. The footfall and captive customer base prompted her to expand further. There is plenty of space, some variety of t-shirts, colourful tops, blouses and different types of pants available. Good variety of cloths and other household items are present with decent quality mostly.
I did that, at least! On our researches we see odel. On 24 February 2010 it was converted into a public limited liability company and in July Odel became the first fashion retail business to be listed on the Colombo Stock Exchange. . We see this site opens in 1706 milliseconds and it isn't a good score at all, you can make your site faster by compressing your scripts and stylesheets. Member Login Username: Email: Swarovski, the benchmark global brand in the crystal industry which is equally reputed in the area of fine and crafted g.
From a Japanese sushi bar, to a French delicatessen, to a well stocked bar and even a foot spa. Food outlets are there with a good variety. As Odel and Softlogic embark on this momentous journey, investors are bound to reap high returns on their investment while participating in this unique opportunity. The 200 people-strong workforce of Cotton Collection comprises of a home-bred design team that curates bohemian, freespirited collections that has carved out a niche market share over the years. Clothes, souvenirs, lifestyle, accessories, home decor - everything under one roof.
Odel opened two more stores in and. Profits go to her foundation that has, since 2007, found homes for nearly 2,700 street dogs and rescued and treated 15,000. If you have photos, descriptions, contact information, social media handles, etc. Set in a colonial building in downtown Colombo, this flagship store offers top domestic designer brand as well as international fashions, branded perfumes, and cosmetics. She travelled all over the world, sourcing products and designs seldom found in the region. Odel has a rich collection of clothes, from basic tees to exquisite designer wear, Odel is one of the few stores in Colombo that manages to appeal to both a mass and niche audience.
It was a time when the island was witnessing a revolution in its garment manufacturing sector. The upcoming Odel Mall will be a one of its kind establishment in Sri Lanka. Setting this up takes just a few minutes - for instructions. You can literally shop till you drop. Buy gifts for occasions including weddings. Cotton Collection is a great brand that we have witnessed evolving over the years. It is important for every website to open quick and be smooth while surfing.