Adani Wilmar, headquartered in Ahmedabad, the maker of the popular fortune brand of edible oils and food products has expanded its range of personal care products by foraying into handwash and sanitizer segments.
Adani Wilmar had forayed into the personal care category with the launch of soap under the brand name Alife in 2019.
The market for handwash products is estimated at Rs 1,000 crores. However, the penetration of handwash is just 10% compared with 95% for soaps. As far as sanitizers are concerned, the market has more than tripled from Rs 150 crores in 2019 to an estimated Rs 500 crore this year.
The Alife lemon handwash is being launched in 200 ml bottle and 5L jars. It will give natural protection of Lemon and moisturizing goodness of Glycerin. Alife handwash will be priced at an attractive & affordable Rs 49 per bottle.
The Alife Neem Aloe Vera sanitizer is being launched in 50 ml and 200 ml bottles and 5L Jars. It will give natural protection of Neem and moisturizing nourishment of Aloe Vera & Glycerin. Alife hand sanitizer contains 70% alcohol & provides 99.9% germ protection.
Adani Wilmar has also signed actress Bhumi Pednekar as the brand ambassador for Alife soap. The company is the country’s largest manufacturer of soap noodles. Under soap, the company has expanded its portfolio to eight products by adding 2 new variants and 1 new SKU.