Investment in Consumer Products Business
The Company invests in Consumer Products Business, including Textile and Fashion (under trademarks such as Wacoal, Arrow), Household Products (under trademarks such as PAO, Shokubutsu Monogatari), Beauty & Cosmetics (under trademarks such as BSC, Mistine), as well as other consumer products. This business sector is deemed to be an essential fundamental in the daily life of every living.
Investment in Food and Beverage Business
The Company invests in Food and Beverage Business. At present, its main investment lies in instant noodle and semi-finished food manufacturing (under trademarks such as Mama) as well as bread and bakery production and distribution (under Farmhouse trademark). The Company invests in brands that have enjoyed long-standing recognition and acceptance.
Industrial Park Development and Investment in Other Businesses
The Company has developed land for industrial use to support the production capacity expansion of Saha Group and to support the government’s policy that advocates regional industrial expansion.
The Company expanded its investment portfolio by increasing stake in its existing investments with stable operating results and favourable returns. New investment opportunities in a diverse range of businesses were also explored with a purpose of risk management in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. Focus was given to investments that could create a synergy and promote businesses in Saha Group, e.g. Selic Corp Public Company Limited, a manufacturer and distributor of industrial adhesive and self-adhesive products, Oxygen Asset Company Limited, an operator of property investment business, and Humanica EEC Company Limited, an operator of human resource and enterprise resource management, including payroll and accounting services.
Awarded with a 5-star “Excellent” corporate governance appraisal for the year 2021 by the Thai Institute of Directors (IOD)
Formulation of a personnel strategic plan under the Corporate Core Value “S-P-I”, Saha Group Policy under concept of “Good People, Good Products, Good Society”, and Philosophy of Dr. Thiam Chokwatana with 4 core pillars of People, Engagement, System and Process and Stakeholders of the Company.
Offered and issued 4 series of Senior Unsecured Debentures No. 1/2020 totaling THB 5,000 million to institutional and high net worth investors on June 25, 2020 for the purpose of working capital and/or investments and/or restructuring short term debt. For more information, please refer to https://www.spi.co.th/th/investor-relations/debenture-information/debentures.
Despite the pandemic times of Coronavirus, the Company has continued to seek new investment opportunities with strong partners over various business sectors with an aim to develop potential synergy and/or business collaboration with companies under Saha Group, e.g. XET Co., Ltd. which operates King's College International School Bangkok, Saha Advanced Network Co., Ltd. which operates services for fiber optic network, etc.
Selected by the Stock Exchange of Thailand as one of the Thailand Sustainability Investment (THSI) list for the Year 2020
Awarded by Thai Institute of Directors (“IOD”) for its CG Assessment Result under the Corporate Governance Report of Thai Listed Companies (CGR) Project for the Year 2020 at the scoring of 5-star or Excellent Level.
Received a full score of 100 points on the quality of the 2020 Annual General Meeting (AGM) for the 12th consecutive year.
The Company had Baht 582,923,188 in registered capital and Baht 571,890,666 in paid-up capital after some debentures were converted during the year. As of 31 December 2019, the Company had an outstanding convertible debentures of Baht 1,908,000.
The Company has diversified and strengthened its investment portfolio by expanding into new joint ventures (e.g. Saha Capital Tower Co., Ltd. to operate property development projects, Donki Thonglor Co., Ltd. to operate a Japanese retail business with an aim to develop potential synergy and/or business collaboration with companies under Saha Group.
The Company’s membership to Thailand’s Private Sector Collective Action against Corruption was re-certified on 4 November 2019.
The Company was selected as one of the 98 enterprises on Thailand Sustainability Investment (THSI) list of 2019 prepared by the Stock Exchange of Thailand.
Expanding into new businesses that could be synergized with and/or businesses with growth potential for Saha Group, such as Impact Solar Limited (Renewable energy operator) and Saha Komehyo Co., Ltd. (Second‐hand brand name product retailer) with an aim to diversify investment portfolio and strengthen investment portfolio.
As at 31 December 2018, the Company's paid‐up registered capital was increased from THB 494,034,300 to THB 571,515,007 as a result of convertible debentures being converted 2 times during 2018, amounting to THB 3,486,635,000, which were converted into 77,480,707 ordinary shares. The remaining balance for convertible debenture was THB 18,813,000 as at 31 December 2018.
Completed an Entire Business Transfer of President Holding Co., Ltd. and made a tender offer to acquire more stake in President Rice Products Public Company Limited and President Bakery Public Company Limited. This transaction garnered the Company at the “BEST THAILAND DEAL” recognition from FinanceAsia magazine.
Issued convertible debentures no. 1/2017 with total value of THB 3.505 billion at a fixed interest rate of 0.7% per annum and maturity within 2024. The Company received the 'Most Innovative Deal' recognition award from this transaction during the Best Bond Awards 2017 hosted by the Thai Bond Market Association (Thai BMA).