The Company was incorporated in the year 1960 under the name and style of ORIENT PROPERTIES PRIVATE LIMITED and till the year 1971, the main object of the Company was construction of Commercial Complexes and dealing in REAL ESTATE business.
In the year 1971, the Company steps into a PUBLIC LIMITED COMPANY and diversified its business by setting up a SOFT DRINKS BOTTLING PLANT at Patna in Bihar and subsequently the name of the company was changed to ORIENT BEVERAGES LIMITED. The Commercial production was commenced in the year 1973 and since then the Company was doing soft drinks business as manufacturer of the brands like GOLD SPOT, LIMCA, THUMPS UP, CITRA and BISLERI CLUB SODA etc. under the franchise agreement with M/s Parle Exports Limited in addition to real estate activities. In the year 1998 soft drink business of the Company was taken over by a subsidiary Company of M/s. COCA COLA INDIA LIMITED, the then principal of the Company. After the sale of soft drinks business in the year 1998, the Company’s main business was dealing in real estate activities.
In the year 2005, the Company started business of packaged drinking water under franchise agreement with M/s Bisleri International Pvt. Ltd. in the state of West Bengal. The Company is doing manufacturing and marketing of packaged drinking water under the trade brand “BISLERI” (a pioneer in PACKAGED DRINKING WATER INDUSTRY). The Company has set up its own manufacturing facilities at Domjur (Howrah) and Dankuni (Hooghly) in the state of West Bengal.
The Company has further expanded business of packaged drinking water in the state of Jharkhand and has got a branch at Ranchi. The Company is also carrying on its Real Estate business as usual.