Grays of Cambridge (Pakistan) Ltd.
Grays of Cambridge (Pakistan) Ltd. Was incorporated in Pakistan on June 2, 1964 as a private limited company in collaboration with Grays of Cambridge (International) Ltd., England. The company went in public in 1987. The public offer of shares was very well received in the market and the issue was oversubscribed by two hundred times. This was a record response by the public. The company is engaged in manufacturing and selling of sports goods including hockey sticks.
In 1994, the company also acquired another export oriented hockey manufacturing unit named “Dawn Sports (Private) Limited” as a wholly owned subsidiary which has been merged into its parent company very recently.
Grays has also established a pilot project for marking composite hockey stick for the global market. The sticks made in this setup are getting very encouraging response from customers all over the globe.
The company is principally engaged in the manufacture and export of quality sports goods, particularly, hockey sticks, bandy sticks, ice hockey and cricket balls.
The exemplary performance of the company and commendable distribution of profits to shareholders has earned for the company the Top 25 Companies Award from the Karachi Stock Exchange, eight times, out of the first ten years of operations after going public. The company has also won Corporate Excellence Awards from the Management Association of Pakistan.
Anwar Khawaja Industries (Pvt.) Ltd.
Anwar Khawaja Industries (Pvt.) Ltd. Was incorporated in Pakistan on March 21, 1964 under the Companies Act 1913 (now Companies Ordinance, 1984). The company is in the business of manufacture and export of sports goods especially, footballs. Handballs and volleyballs. The company also manufactures the world famous SELECT brand footballs.
Since inception, the company has undergone rapid and sustained business growth. Recently, the company’s name was included in the Guinness Book of World Records for the manufacture of the world’s largest football. This football was displayed at the opening ceremony of the Football World Cup 1994.
Anwar Khawaja Industries (Private) Limited has established a modern unit for sports wears and various textile garments, of which the entire production is exported.
The company has also entered into the field of computer software development and its related activities under the name and style of AK InfoTech (Private) Limited.