Ceylon Cold Stores had the Sri Lanka’s first ice producing machine which was started as “The Ceylon Ice Company” in 1866

Ceylon Cold Stores had the Sri Lanka’s first ice producing machine which was started as “The Ceylon Ice Company” in 1866. They began delivering carbonated water with “Elephant” trademark with the direction of one of their managers alongside ice. They had two noteworthy products at that time, Soda and Lemonade. They began the company with a total of 22 employees and an initial capital of €1600 at that time.
CCS is one of the oldest companies in Sri Lanka with a heritage of 152 years serving
Sri Lankans with excellence, quality and value in beverages, frozen confectionery and retail goods.