Success at CavinKare comes from perseverance and the relentless pursuit of innovation. From product launches to business acquisitions, here is an elaborate list of all the milestones achieved by CavinKare.
  • Green Trends celebrated launch of 200 Salons in India.
  • Meera’s Shikkakai paste launched in Tamil Nadu.
  • Cavin’s Lassi got launched.
  • Green Trends crossed 100 Salons in India.
  • Cavin’s Paneer launched.
  • Launch of Indica crème colours.
  • Meera’s Conditioner was launched in South India.
  • Capital infusion of Rs. 250 crores by Chryscapital to spur investment and growth of the company.
  • Cavin’s Diary launched milkshakes in Tetra packs.
  • Cavin’s Buttermilk in tetrapack launched.
  • CavinKare Ability Awards marked its 10th year.
  • CavinKare instituted Chinnikrishnan Innovation Awards to encourage small and tiny entrepreneurs.
  • Cavin’s Dairy launched range of UHT milk, Cavin’s milkshakes and Ghee.
  • CavinKare's expansion drive into the healthcare business has resulted in an alliance with Haw Par Corporation Limited and markets their product Tiger Balm in India.
  • CavinKare instituted Chinnikrishnan Innovation Awards to encourage small and tiny entrepreneurs.
  • Cavin's floured milk was launched.
  • CavinKare acquired Garden Namkeens Pvt. Ltd., a Mumbai based FMCG company engaged in the manufacture and sale
    of snacks, namkeens and sweets.
  • CavinKare entered into a distribution arrangement with Coty, a leading fragrance and toiletries manufacturer, to market their Adidas and Jovan range of personal care products.
  • Mr. CK Ranganathan was elected as the Chairman of the Confederation of Indian Industry for the Tamil Nadu state council.
  • Chik, the company's flagship brand achieved a turnover of Rs. 200 crores.
  • CavinKare launched Cavin’s milk, Curd and flavoured milk .
  • Chill out and Hema’s batter launched.
  • The acquisition of a stake in Padhmam Herbal secured CavinKare, a strategic advantage in shampoo manufacturing.
  • CavinKare ventured into the dairy business with the acquisition of Prakash Dairy.
  • Harvard Business Review magazine ranked CavinKare amongst the 50 homegrown champions in India.
  • Green Trends celebrated 25 outlets in Chennai.
  • Green Trends expanded to Hyderabad and Tier II cities - Mysore, Coimbatore and Trichy.
  • CavinKare launched Spinz Deodorant for men.
  • CavinKare launched Fairever Fruit Fairness Crème in South India.
  • CavinKare launched Chik Satin, a superior conditioning shampoo.
  • CavinKare marked its foray into the Coconut Oil category through the strategic leverage of their brand Meera.
  • CavinKare's revenue crosses Rs. 500 crore.
  • Indica Herbal Hair Colours was launched all over India.
  • CavinKare added to its existing line of shampoos with the launch of Karthika Shampoo.
  • CavinKare added two new variants to Spinz Deo with the launch of Samba and Jive fragrances.
  • Chinni’s Chikki was launched in South India.
  • Limelite expanded into Delhi.
  • CavinKare divested the entire PIPL stake to Essel Propack Limited.
  • CavinKare set up a manufacturing plant in Haridwar, Uttaranchal solely for the production of its line of Personal Care products.
  • The Salon Chain Limelite makes a grand opening in Bangalore.
  • Salon chain Limelite, made a grand opening in Bangalore.
  • CavinKare inaugurated CavinVille, its new corporate office.
  • CavinKare achieved market leadership in the pickles segment with the acquisition of Ruchi.
  • CavinKare launched Trends In Vogue, a group company, with the brands Limelite and Green Trends under its wing. Both brands are salon chains that operate across South India.
  • CavinKare’s turnover crosses Rs. 200 Crores.
  • CavinKare created an in-house media buying outfit, CavinKare Advertising Pvt. Ltd. to cater to its marketing goals.
  • CavinKare made its presence online with SAP 4.0B.
  • CavinKare set up a division exclusively focusing on export initiatives.
  • CavinKare ventured into the Talcum Powder segment catering to the South Indian market.
  • Spinz Deodorant was added to the product offerings.
  • The company revamped its corporate image and renamed itself 'CavinKare Pvt. Ltd.’
  • This year saw the launch of two premier CavinKare brands -
       1. Indica Hair Dye
       2. Fairever Fairness Cream
  • Spinz Perfume was introduced to consumer markets.
  • Nyle Herbal Shampoo was made available to consumers outside of South India.
  • The launch of Meera Herbal Hairwash Powder was a stepping stone to success in the hair care segment.
  • A new enterprise ‘Packaging India Pvt. Ltd.’ was set up for supplying packaging laminates.
  • ‘Beauty Cosmetics Pvt. Ltd.’ was set up with the aim of producing world class products.
  • CavinKare set out as Chik India, a firm that marketed Chik Shampoo. This marked the beginning of the CavinKare journey.