• Our Company

Our Company

Helping to live life better every day

One of the oldest and trusted food and beverage manufacturing companies in Sri Lanka, Ceylon Cold Stores (CCS) is a giant in beverage, carbonated soft drinks (CSD), and frozen confectionery market in Sri Lanka. A company that was strongly founded on the values of trust and integrity, CCS has been in operation for 153 years and is now a leading member company of John Keells Holdings Group, Sri Lanka’s largest conglomerate.

With Elephant House, the iconic beverage and ice-cream brand, CCS has touched the lives of many a Sri Lankan for generations. The entire range of Elephant House products, including ice creams, popsicles, flavoured milk products, fruit-based beverages, water, energy drinks, carbonated soft drinks and chasers, with their flavour and goodness, is an integral part of the daily lives of millions of people at home and around the world.


Our vision is to deliver pleasure and nutrition throughout people’s lives, whenever and wherever they choose to eat and drink.

What We Do

What We Do

CCS operates state-of-the-art factories both at Ranala and at Awissawella where we employ the current technologies while adhering to the strictest standards of quality and hygiene at every step of the production, packaging, and warehousing process. Adopting the best manufacturing practices, a highly effective and knowledgeable management team remains in charge of the manufacturing facilities to ensure that it’s continually run at optimal capacity to harness operational efficiencies and step up productivity.

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  • Corporate Governance

    Corporate Governance

    We pride ourselves on our well-structured corporate governance framework, built on the core principles of accountability, participation and transparency, which has been the cornerstone of our steady advancement over the years.

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    Our Policies

    Our organisation’s ethics and policies are the established values and principles based on which we conduct and wish to conduct our activities. They also describe the moral and ethical climate within our organisation.

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  • Our_Values

    Our Values

    CCS pursues delivering pleasure and nutrition to our consumers with passion and purpose. This vision is supported by our core values – innovation, integrity, excellence, caring, and trust that drive, shape, and influence everything we do at work, our interactions as well as all that we dream about doing tomorrow.

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  • Ceylon Cold Stores PLC - research and development

    Research & Development

    The Elephant House brand under which CCS markets our beverage and ice-cream products is synonymous with innovation. With continual investment in R&D, CCS continues to monitor the consumer...

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  • Awards

    Awards & Accolades

    We have been consecutively honoured with SLIM-Nielson Peoples Awards, SLIM NASCO Awards, National Business Excellence Awards, and NCE Export Awards among others...


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    Quality & Certifications

    Quality and food safety is the top priority of the Ceylon Cold Stores (CCS) and our commitment to consumers. We follow a strict code of quality assurance at every step from sourcing...

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