KANPUR LEATHER HOUSE PVT LTD.(KLH), the Kolkata based company dedicated to the manufacture of luggage and leather accessories has unveiled ambitious growth plans within the next couple of years. This was announced by the Managing Director, Mr. I H Khurshaidi, at Kolkata. The company has already established a name for its re-invented brand, KLH, in the East. It is now planning to set up its branded showrooms and warehouses in all major metros.

Over the decades, augmented mobility of upper crest has experienced the choice of branded luggage and accessories and hence Kanpur Leather House Pvt. Ltd. has preferred to market these products along with self produced leather novelties. Backed by the priceless heritage value and magnanimous growth in this sector, the Company has created "KLH" as a powerful brand in the resurgent market scenario. The re-invention of "KLH Brand" would mean to create a greater product value in line with all round user satisfaction. It is also visualized to maintain a customer friendly price line in every product that rolls out of "KLH" stable.

Delineating his growth plans, Mr. Khurshaidi said that KLH plans to open Showrooms in every state capital and establish at least 100 Franchisee showrooms all over India within 2010. Presently, the company is having showrooms in prominent locations in Kolkata and at other prominent cities of Bengal like Durgapur, Siliguri, and Kharagpur. KLH has also opened up showrooms at multiple locations in the States of Bihar and Jharkhand, - the recent being one at Jamshedpur. All India networking had begun by the third quarter of 2008, and deals are being finalized for Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore and Ahmedabad. The Mumbai and Delhi office cum showroom is expected to be operational by the end of 2009.

As Mr. I H Khurshaidi puts it: “We plan to bring about constant innovation in every sphere of multifaceted product-mix with all uniqueness in quality. Very soon, KLH will position itself among the foremost accredited brands around India. Plans are afoot to open Company operations in Europe the Middle East and China”.

The Company is in the process of enhancing its mother manufacturing facility to achieve ISO certification. It plans to set up a modern factory with foreign collaboration for manufacturing moulded luggage by the year 2010.

The theme of KLH is to reach every household with at least one piece of KLH product irrespective of users' age, walk of life, economy, necessity and choice. KLH will not impose but create its necessities among the greater section of the mass and will create accessibility to everybody through its widely networked outlets.


KANPUR LEATHER HOUSE PVT LTD. (KLH), is the only Kolkata based company dedicated to the manufacture of soft, moulded, as well as leather luggage along with leather accessories. Born in 1837 as CUTHBARTSON & HARPER of British Origin producing branded footwear and luggage, and re-christened Kanpur Leather House Pvt. Ltd in 1992, the company has a glorious heritage value of 170 years.