Silco group of companies (sports equipment manufacturer ) has opened its outlet in Kolkata. The brand doesn’t come anywhere close to its illustrious competitors like Nike, Adidas and Puma. Yet it has managed to carve out a special place for itself in the market.
Renowned sports personalities like rugby player Sangita Bera , ace Indian Table Tennis player Sourav Chakraborty and Arintap Dasgupta former Badminton World Junior Player for India were felicitated . Lifetime achievement award was given to Former India striker Shyam Thapa, famous Table Tennis Coach Bharati Ghosh and Writer and Journalist Rupak Saha .
“I believe in providing oursportspersons with the best-quality products. Our products are technologically-advanced, backed by innovation, is stylish, comfortable, and at par with international brands at very affordable prices.We are currently operating 2 stores across India and we aim to increase our presence in most of the major cities.” said Khokon Bhattacharya, the owner of Silco Sports.
He added “My idea was to create a home-grown, affordable brand, which is at par with international brands in terms of quality, and also in-sync with Indian sensibilities.”