Kerala State Civil Supplies Corporation Limited,Kerala-India : Kerala State Civil Supplies Corporation Limited invites tender for the Purchase of Pulses, Spices, Rice & Sugar.
The Kerala State Civil Supplies Corporation Limited, abbreviated as and known better by its brand name Supplyco, is a government-owned company of the state of Kerala, India. It acts as the execution arm of the Department of Food and Civil Supplies of the Government of Kerala. Founded in 1974, the company serves the purpose of governmental intervention in the retail market to control prices of essential commodities. The corporation runs a chain of retail supermarkets under the brand name Supplyco, and a chain of retail outlets under the name Maveli Stores. The Kerala State Civil Supplies Corporation better Known as Supplyco is the gateway for the 30 million people of the State of Kerala, assuring the much needed food security in a substantive style by supplying life’s essentials and reaching out to the rural-poor and the urban-rich alike. Incorporated in 1974 as a fully owned Government Company with an authorised capital of 15 crores, to meet the limited objectives of regulating the market price of essential commodities at reasonable prices, the growth of Supplyco for nearly three decades was tremendous and unbelievable compared to any of the similar organisations in the country. Headquartered in Kochi and operating through 5 Regional offices, 14 district depots, 42 taluk depots and around 1000 retail outlets, it has a dedicated work force of nearly 3500 to fulfill the task.