Century Plyboards conducted a raid in Noida for counterfeit plywood
Noida, 18th April’2019: CenturyPly, the largest sellers of multi-use plywood and decorative veneers in India, had recently conducted a raid in Noida to seize counterfeit plywood products bearing the brand name of the company. CenturyPly had filed an FIR in the Bisrakh Police Station and conducted the raid.
The raid was first piloted to VVIP Homes, Sector 16C , Greater Noida West where spurious plywood under the leading brand name of CENTURYPLY was being supplied by a local contractor. Post further investigation, another raid was conducted on Messrs. Shivam International, Shop no. 5&6 , Dalchand Yadav Market ( Tigri Market ) , Greater Noida, the alleged supplier of the counterfeited plywood and blockboards. The police seized a large number of counterfeit products under this raid. These counterfeited products include varied spurious plywood products under the brand name of CenturyPly, the notable market leader of the organised industry.
FIR was filed by CenturyPly against this spurious act of forgery and further investigation is underway.
Century Plyboards (I) Ltd. (CPIL), the first ISO 9002 Company in India for plywood and veneer, started its operations in 1986; CPIL also received ISO 14001 Certification in 2004. The company was formed by Sajjan Bhajanka and Sanjay Agarwal. In a very short span, it has created a niche for itself and is the market leader in this sector. CPIL has its manufacturing units at Kolkata, Chennai, Guwahati, Karnal, Kandla, Hoshiarpur,Myanmar and Laos. CPIL today manufactures the entire range of commercial, marine, shuttering and decorative plywood. Other products are Laminates, Veneers, Doors, MDF, Prelam, Particle Boards, Fibre Cement Boards, PVC sheets, Faceveneers, Exteria exterior laminates. ‘Construction World’, one of the most definitive business journals, has adjudged it as, “the Fastest Growing Company with the Highest Turnover” five times, for the years 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007 and 2008. It has featured in the Super Brands India Top 500 in 2015, and the top 100 list published by Dunn & Bradstreet for 2014-’15. As the pioneers in Borer Proof Plywood and Boiling Water Resistant (BWR) the company, has successfully created a niche in the highly competitive lifestyle segment.