At a grand ceremony held in New Delhi, India
recently, Mrs. Aban Pestonjee, Chairperson of the Abans Group of
Companies, proudly walked up to the rostrum to receive the LG
Award for the Best Importer In South-East Asia on behalf of
Abans Limited. The prestigious award was presented by K. R. Kim,
Managing Director and CEO of LG Electronics India.
Abans started business on a modest scale,
importing home appliances from Korea when the LG brand name was
at that time Goldstar. Since launching the LG brand in Sri Lanka
in 1996, Abans have promoted and developed the brand image to
make it the number one brand of electric and electronic home
appliances in Sri Lanka. It has become a proud and prestigious
role model for all LG importers worldwide. Abans have in the
past won numerous awards from LG for their efforts in brand
building and sales promotion.
Abans have made gigantic leaps in sales of LG
Home Appliances and also diversified into import and sales of LG
Electronics, LG Computers, LG Mobile Phones and LG
Telecommunication Equipmentas. Always a step ahead of their
competitors, Abans have been the first to introduce innovative
new products from time to time.
Abans were the first to introduce the following
products to the Sri Lankan market: LG CFC Free Refrigerator, LG
Frost Free Refrigerator, LG PN System Refrigerator, LG Door
Cooling Refrigerator, LG Golden Eye TV, LG Flatron TV, LG
Digital TVís and LG Plasma Display Panel. Sri Lankan consumers
had the opportunity to enjoy the luxury of the first 3-door
refrigerators, the first Talking Microwave Oven and the first
Internet Refrigerator, thanks to LG and Abans.
Through the years, Abans have earned a
reputattion for quality, integrity and fair trading practices
and has become a trusted name for quick and efficient
after-sales-service. The Abans Service Centre located in Galle
Road, Wellawatte is a state-of-the-art, modern service centre
with ultra-modern equipment and factory-trained experts to
repair and service the most complicated electronic systems.
Abans also have service centres in Kandy and
Matara and authorized service agents islandwide.