Dilmah is a globally renowned Sri Lankan family tea company, with an unparalleled reputation for producing authentic, natural and ethical Sri Lankan tea of the finest quality. The Company pioneered the concept of Single Origin Tea in 1988, offering tea which was ‘picked, perfected and packed’ where it is grown, giving power back to Sri Lankan tea growers and consumers around the world. As the first producer-owned tea brand, Dilmah is the only fully vertically integrated tea company with presence along the entire value chain including ownership in several of Sri Lanka’s finest tea gardens, factories, printing and packaging facilities. Dilmah products are sold in over 100 countries supported by an extensive global distribution network.
The Company has remained true to its Founder, Merrill J. Fernando’s vision of making business a matter of human service, and understand the Company’s most invaluable assets are its people. The Company pursues its commitment towards sustainability through balancing economic success, environmental preservation, and social responsibility, which is reflected through the Company’s key pillars of Taste, Goodness and Purpose. A significant portion of the Group’s profits are directed every year towards supporting the humanitarian and environmental initiatives of Dilmah Conservation and the MJF Charitable Foundation.