ATLAS believes in encouraging children and youth to realize their potential and believes that a better future can be unlocked through education. Atlas demonstrates its vision by providing quality user friendly tools across school and office stationary to inspire them to enjoy each step of learning in the journey of life.
ATLAS, Sri Lanka’s leading brand in School and Office stationary with a portfolio of over 350 SKU was established by The Ceylon Pencil Company (CPC) in1959 under the vision and guidance of its founder and late Chairman, D. S. Madanayake. Having made its first forays into the stationery business as a manufacturer of pencils, a combination of entrepreneurial vision, innovation and fast-growing reputation for undisputed quality saw the company expand its flagship Atlas brand across many categories and markets.
The brands leadership across the segments it operates in ie books, pens, pencils, pastels, felt pens, clay, stationary and mathematical boxes can be attributed to the relentless pursuit and delivery of superior quality products across price points. Innovation led by a robust research and development process has been another pillar of the brand success. The company’s R&D vision is rooted in relevant consumer need, delivered through functional superiority and has at heart design excellence to delight consumers.
CPC’s main production facility occupies over 100,000 sq. ft. within easy access of the country’s main airport and seaport and are serviced by high-tech offices with up to date SAP processes, modern warehouse facilities, supported by a team of over 1,500 employees. The cutting-edge production facilities are ISO 9001-2008 certified and employ state-of-the-art technology, adding sophistry, efficiency and the highest levels of quality to our products. The company is a National Winner of 5S programme, continually striving to improve quality whilst maintaining price competitiveness offering the consumer an enhanced experience.
While firmly established in the local market for over five decades, Atlas has also been active in the global arena, exporting to some international markets in the United States and Europe. The brand is currently in the process of expanding its presence in other international markets, especially in South Asia.
Having achieved our vision of becoming the number one stationery provider to the Sri Lankan market, it is now our mission to extend the same quality offerings and the Atlas brand promise to the international market, further cementing our position as a reputed international stationery manufacturer