The leading baby care brand offering a diverse range of products had entered into the Indian market in 2009.
May 15, 2020
Pigeon, a leading Japanese mother and baby care brand, has announced the appointment of Mr. Chandan Biswal to its Board of Directors for Pigeon India, effective April 2020. Chandan Biswal, an IIM Lucknow alumni has held the role as General Manager of Pigeon India since 2019, overseeing the organization’s many functional departments- Sales, Marketing, New Product Development and Customer services.
Prior to his role as general Manager of Pigeon India, Chandan has worked with a mix of global and local brands like Essity, Cadbury and Medimix during his 14 years of professional career. Earlier at Pigeon India, Mr. Chandan Biswal was appointed at the position of General Manager- Sales and Marketing.
The Pigeon Group had entered the Indian market in 2009 with establishing its sales office in Mumbai and in the initial years, the brand used to import the products from other manufacturing locations. From 2015, the brand set up its manufacturing plant in Greater Noida. This facility serves as a production base not only for India but also for surrounding countries. Japan-headquartered Pigeon was started as Pigeon Honyuki Honpo (Nursing Bottle Manufacturing) Corporation in the year 1957 in Chigasaki City. There are a wide range of baby care and maternity-related products offered by Pigeon India which are divided into 9 main categories: Breast Feeding, Nursing Bottles & Nipples, Cleansing & Sterilizing, Baby Skin Care, Baby Hygiene, Baby Oral Care, Weaning, Pacifiers & Teethers and Maternity Product.