VVF was founded in 1939 as The Vegetable Vitamin Foods Company Private Limited by
Godrej Pallonji Joshi, when he was just 17. During the foundation years, VVF was
largely a producer of partially hydrogenated vegetable oils, and as our business
expanded, Godrej Joshi started producing high-quality bar soaps. Gradually, as the
manufacturing of soap, other personal care products and oleochemicals grew, we moved
out of food manufacturing. Today, our prominent business sectors are manufacturing
Oleochemicals and Personal Care Products (contract manufacturing as well as home
Our headquarters are located in Mumbai, India. Our manufacturing operations are spread across India, the Far East, the Middle East, Europe and North America.
We are committed to maintaining high standards of quality and service, and the rewards and recognition that we have received over the years, from our customers as well as national institutions, are a testament to that commitment.
To be a global leader in providing quality products and services at superior value to our customers; to be a fair and transparent employer offering fulfilling careers to our employees; to be a socially responsible corporate citizen by upholding principles of health, safety, environmental sustainability and goodwill in our businesses and the communities to which we belong.