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    Exide launches doorstep battery service facilityAugust 09, 2021

    The country's leading battery manufacturer, Exide Industries Ltd on Monday kicked off its Batmobile Doorstep Service facility and extended its scope to its range of inverters and inverter batteries also under a single umbrella.

    Launching the new service facility in the city, Director Automotive, Mr Arun Mittal said, "the inverter and its battery today is an important part of any modern household and our new service facility is aimed at making it more convenient for the customer to address his/her battery or inverter service issues."

    Exide is one of the largest players in the branded inverter battery segment.

    Under the new facility, a single WhatsApp message to 70440 00000 will get the service technician nearest to the customer's location to visit and resolve the issue. The earlier system of a central team of mechanics is being done away with in the interest of speed and scalability. For voice calls the earlier number of 1800-103-5454 is also available. Customers can also log in their complaints through the portal.

    While the service is free for Exide products under warranty, it is chargeable for any other brand or Exide out of warranty product.

    After the initial launch in Kolkata, the service will be expanded to 250 cities nationally by the end of August.

    The Batmobile Door Step service will cover the following types of Exide products - car batteries for individual owners, inverters and inverter batteries.

    Exide wins The Telegraph Cup - Merchants Cup Cricket 2020March 18, 2020

    Team Exide won the prestigious Telegraph Cup - Merchants Cup Cricket 2020. Captained by Mr Jitendra Kumar, the corporate team won the trophy on 18th March at Calcutta Cricket and Football Club defeating the team from TCG. The winning trophy was handed over by international star Wriddhiman Saha. The tournament saw participation from 54 teams from the corporate world including Tata Steel, Ericsson, PWC, Larsen & Toubro and Star TV among others.

    Exide Wins the SAP ACE Award 2019October 17, 2019

    Exide has won the SAP ACE (Award for Customer Excellence) 2019 for "Adoption of Transformative Technologies" in business. On behalf of Exide, Mr Sandip Pradhan, Chief Technology Officer received the award from Ms. S. Rao, Head-HR, SAP and Mr. P. Shetty, Head- Google Cloud, JPAC, held in Mumbai on 17th Oct'19.

    SAP ACE is an Industry benchmark to recognize the best-run businesses in India that have achieved excellence and business value creation through innovative use of IT for enterprises and also have a strong digital impact on industries and society at large. The ACE serves as SAP's tribute to the customers who have used, learnt, innovated and leveraged the power of SAP solutions.

    This award is coveted customer-focused Information Technology awards. Winners for SAP ACE awards were selected through the systematic evaluation comprising of a four stages and fourteen distinguished members from various business dynamics except SAP.

    Exide launches new age E-Vehicle Exide NEOOctober 16, 2019

    Smart design, robust body, unmatched comfort and never-before features make Exide NEO the new battery-powered e-vehicle that can drive you into the future. Manufactured with 70 years of cutting-edge expertise in batteries, Exide NEO can turn your rides comfortable, smooth and easy, while saving you power-on-the-go.

    Exide Wins Dun & Bradstreet Award 2019June 04, 2019

    Exide Industries Ltd. has won the Dun and Bradstreet award 2019 for being the largest company in the lead acid storage batteries category in the country. Dun & Bradstreet Corporate Awards recognizes the exemplary performance in the corporate world and felicitates the India’s Top 500 Companies across various sectors. The award was received at a glittering ceremony in Mumbai the company’s Deputy Managing Director, Mr Subir Chakraborty.

    A new look for our R&D CentreApril 23, 2019

    Exide Managing Director and CEO, Mr. Gautam Chatterjee inaugurated the company's new look R&D Centre on Tuesday, 23rd April, 2019.

    Speaking to a gathering of R&D employees and other senior colleagues, Mr. Chatterjee said, "R&D Centre is the center of gravity of any large organization that depends on cutting edge technology. Making the environment modern and conducive to innovation and free flow of ideas is a priority to the company."

    Speaking on the occasion, Dr. Dipak Senchoudhury, President R&D at Exide Industries, said, over the last close to 40 years of its existence the R&D Centre has evolved into one of the finest technology labs in the country where work is carried out on the cutting edge of international battery technology. He dedicated the modern and new look of the existing R&D building to the research scientists of Exide - the backbone of the company's technology prowess.

    Exide Wins Global SAP Innovation Award 2019March 28, 2019

    Exide Industries Ltd has won the Global SAP Innovation Award 2019 for its Connected Battery project under the Global Industry Disruptor category. There were 225 entries from 48 countries vying for the prestigious award this year.

    Talking about the win, the SAP President and Managing Director for the India Subcontinent, Mr Deb Deep Sengupta, said, "ït is heartening to see an Indian enterprise showing the way when it comes to re-imagining business models using emerging technologies. The impact of the Connected Battery initiative in terms of higher customer satisfaction and market share along with lower warranty cost helped it score over other entries, across countries and industries.”

    Exide Managing Directotr and CEO, Mr Gautam Chatterjee said, "I sincerely thank the members of the Connected Battery Project for their valuable contribution which has enabled us to win the Global Industry Disruptor Award competing with 225 entries from 48 countries." The award list for 2019, in other categories, includes names of global giants like Accenture, MIT and Verizon among others. For more detailed information on the 2019 award click here.

    Exide donates ambulance to Little Sisters of the PoorMarch 01, 2019

    As part of its CSR activities, Exide Industries recently donated an ambulance to the missionaries of Little Sisters of the Poor in Kolkata. The organization, among other activities, runs a large old age home for the abandoned poor of the city of Kolkata irrespective of their caste or creed. The global organization has been working in the city since 1882.

    Exide Wins CII-ITC Sustainability Award 2018. Congratulations!December 12, 2018

    Exide received the CII-ITC Sustainability Award 2018 for Significant Achievement in Corporate Excellence. The Award was received from Sri Amitabh Kant, CEO – NITI Ayog on 12th Dec 2018 at New Delhi. Some of the other participating organizations in this competition included Maruti Suzuki, Toyota, TVS, ACC Cement, Cummins India, Tata Steel, Axis Bank and UltraTech.

    Exide Launches Power NXT UPS systems for SOHO sectorNovember 28, 2018

    Exide Industries Ltd launched a new range of next generation online UPS named Power NXT. Using cutting edge technology, this online UPS range is targeted at the burgeoning SOHO (small office home office) segment as well as large format retailers.

    Exide Haldia Wins CII Productivity Award 2018October 26, 2018

    Exide Haldia won the CII Productivity Award 2018. Exide was honoured as a Champion in Sustained Category. This is the 5th year consecutive year of winning the Award.

    Introducing Exide Inverterz MagicJuly 07, 2018

    625VA, 825VA, 1500 VA Home UPS with Dual Intelligent - ASIC Charging (24-month warranty*)

    Exide announces entry into lithium-ion batteries industryJune 27, 2018

    Exide Industries Ltd, India's largest manufacturer of lead acid storage batteries and power storage solutions provider (BSE: 500086), and Leclanché SA (SIX:LECN), one of the world's leading energy storage solution companies, headquartered in Switzerland, announced today a joint venture to build lithium-ion batteries and provide energy storage systems for India's electric vehicle market and grid-based applications.


    Exide wins JIPM TPM AwardsMarch 26, 2018

    Exide Industries Ltd won JIPM, Japan's Overseas Award for Excellence in Consistent TPM Commitment 2017.

    The Award was received by Exide Team in JIPM TPM Awards Ceremony held at International Conference Centre, Kyoto, Japan on 21st March 2018.

    The Chinchwad factory in Maharastra has been under JIPM assessment from February 2017 to January 2018 which included two stages of site assessment by Japanese Assessors.

    Exide Wins Gold Award From Indus Towers For Technology SupportMarch 16, 2018

    Exide Industries Ltd’s technological superiority was once again reinforced when the country’s largest telecom tower company Indus Towers, awarded it the highest category Gold trophy for its technology support. At a glittering function in New Delhi, the company’s Chief Executive Officer, Mr Bimal Dayal handed over the trophy to the company. Exide, with its cutting edge product range, is a significant player in the country’s burgeoning telecom battery business.

    Introducing Exide Bikerz VRLAJanuary 31, 2018

    Bikerz now comes in VRLA with 36 Month Warranty*