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VELAVAN STORES FIRM a partnership firm was incepted in the year 1984 by Mr. MU. VE. Pandiyen. In the name and style of VELAVAN STORES as a proprietorship Concern at Madurai . By the time he started this business, he had around 18 years experience in the field of pulses (cereals). VELAVAN STORES FIRM has it’s administration and sales office at the heart of Madurai , The Temple City ( Madurai is famous for Meenakshi Amman Temple ).

The factory is at the industrial area. Initially, job work was done in the factory and then business was started in a small level. Factory works was also going side by side. There where only minimum number of workers to carry out the work. Initially all machines used were fabricated ones. We deal in Toor (Pigeon peas), Orid ( Urad or Black matpe) Green Moong (Green Gram), Peas, Peas dhall, Gram dhall, Fried Gram, Gram Flour, Peas Flour, Ragi (starch), Rice and Husk and Dust of above commodities.

Over the past 25 years VELAVAN STORES FIRM has established itself as a reputed quality manufacturers of pulses and also gained immense popularity because of its quality and for its commitment.

IN THE MIDDLE OF 90’S PA.SARAVANA BALAN., M.BA son of Mr. MU. VE. Pandiyen., joined the business and achieved new heights.

In the year 1997, along with orid, Toor, Moong, Peas, Ragi VELAVAN STORES FIRM added Fried Gram in its manufacturing list and also Gram and Peas Flour.

In the year 2004 and 2008, the company installed its high quality machine equipped with world’s best technology for purifying and maintaining consistency in the quality.

To maintain the quality, colour sorting machine, sortex z series, machine was imported from London. this Sortex, is now part of Buhler group. Then after this came a set of cleaning machines from Buhler for cleaning the raw materials.
Thus VELAVAN STORES FIRM uses a mixture of traditional methods and modern machines which help to give an excellent product that is hygienic, of good quality etc which no other dhall miller provides.

All employees are covered under E.S.I Act (Employees State Insurance) and P.F act (Provident Fund). Further there is no child labours involved in their concern at any stage. VELAVAN STORES FIRM pays educational fees for their staff. Government of India, department of income tax has given the most prestige’s SAMMAN Award in the year 2001 to Mr. MU. VE. Pandiyen for being the highest income tax payer in South Tamilnadu.

Behind VELAVAN STORES FIRM growth stands the dedicated labours and staff.

DEDICATED NATURE

The VELAVAN STORES FIRM has also invested in wind mill. By this it gives some contribution for greener India.
The Velavan store has invested around 1.6mw. The investment made with SUZLON, the world leader in wind power.
VELAVAN STORES FIRM is a life member in the following association
1. MADURAI MAANAGAR PARUPPU THAYARIPPALLARGAL AND VIRPANAYANARKAL SANGAM, MADURAI.
2. THE TAMILNADU CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY, MADURAI.
3. MADURAI DISTRICT TINY AND SMALL SCALE INDUSTRIES ASSOCIATION, MADURAI.
4. MADURAI MAAVU VIRPANAYALARGAL SANGAM, MADURAI. 5. Exporters Promotion Council, Madurai.