The Bangladeshi electronics giant Walton has started exporting ‘Made in Bangladesh’ labelled microwave ovens to Romania and Hungary.
The move is another milestone in Walton's journey of becoming one of the best global brands in line with its ‘Vision: Go Global 2030,’ said a press release.
In this regard, a programme titled 'Inaugural Ceremony: Exporting Microwave Oven to Romania and Hungary' was held at the conference room of Walton Corporate Office yesterday.
Attending the event as the chief guest, Walton Hi-Tech Industries Limited Director Tahmina Afrose Tanna inaugurated the microwave oven exports to Romania and Hungary.
In the programme, Walton informed that two renowned electronics and home appliance marketing enterprises in Romania and Hungary will supply Walton made microwave ovens to the markets of their respective countries.
Among others, WHIL’s Additional Managing Director Abul Bashar Hawlader, Deputy Managing Directors Nazrul Islam Sarker and Eva Rezwana Nilu, Senior Executive Directors SM Zahid Hasan and Amin Khan, Walton Home Appliances’ Chief Business Officer (CBO) Al Imran, Walton International Business Unit (IBU) President Edward Kim and Vice-Presidents Syed Al Imran and Tauseef Al Mahmud.
WHIL’s Director Tahmina Afrose Tanna said Walton has been manufacturing European standards and designed products. Engineers of Walton Product Research and Innovation Department are working on delivering innovative designed and featured products to the national and international markets. And thus, Walton made microwaves ovens are now being exported to Romania and Hungary. This will be a milestone in Walton's 'Vision Go Global 2030' and also facilitated the market expansion of Walton microwave ovens in Central and Eastern Europe.
Walton Home Appliances CBO Al Imran said a total of 20 models of microwave ovens featured with the latest technology is being manufactured at the Walton factory. Along with meeting the local demand, Walton is exporting microwave ovens to various countries around the world, including Nepal and Yemen. From now on, Walton's microwave ovens will be exported to the markets of developed countries in Europe. They are working on increasing the market share of Walton microwave ovens in Europe by 2022.