Milestones in History


 

1986

Began as door-to-door distributor of Newspapers & Magazines.

1987
Commenced corporate services (distribution of publications to organizations)

1988
Embarked on providing Subscription Services to popular magazines and foreign newspapers to corporate clients.

1992
Full fledged library services for the entire knowledge needs of large organizations including imports of Technical, Computer, News-based Magazines, and Journals etc.

1995
Tie-ups with overseas publishers and agencies for sole-selling status in India. Servicing the needs of the growing market for management and information technology sectors.

1998
Established the first branch office in Hyderabad to service the booming software industry and to fulfill the needs of educational institutions.

1999
Established offices in Chennai, Bangalore and Pune, the IT hubs of India, offering full-fledged marketing and customer care services, fulfilling the burgeoning demand for IT publications. Secured sole agency status to AS400, Windows 2000, SAP Professional etc. Began marketing HBR and other prestigious publications.

2000
Set up a branch in New Delhi to cover North India and created a loyal corporate client-base. Commenced service to libraries of educational institutions, government departments, research institutions etc. and initiated the process of registering as vendors in such institutions.

2002
Changed the constitution to a Private Limited company and incorporated major structural changes in the organization including our very own sourcing office in Florida - USA.

2003
Established a branch in Kochi and initiated activities in many non-metro cities with the aim of achieving high penetration and quantum growth in the subscription services business.

2004
Installation of a customized web-based software. Customers are provided with a user name and password permitting full access to their subscriptions, new online subscriptions and other necessary information.

2006
To meet the ever growing demand for Books, we have opened our new Branch known as “Balaji Book Centre”, with the show room admeasuring 1600 Sq.ft. at Andheri East, Mumbai, for walk-in customers and also to supply Institutions and Corporates. The books we procured are published worldwide in almost all subjects, both on general and specialized.

2008
Launching e-Gateway a single e-portal / window to acquire in-depth knowledge on every subject - undoubtedly, pre-requisite for students, faculties, professionals, experts and everyone who aspire to / hungry to seek the knowledge at their finger-tips. Login www.egateway.co.in for further details.

“Our mission is to partner with our customers, delivering subscriptions & maintaining the highest ethical standards.”

“There are many more milestones to be achieved with our untiring efforts, thus striving to achieve the goal, for which a humble beginning was made 21 years ago ! “