Blue Star is India's leading Heating, Ventilation, Air conditioning and Commercial Refrigeration (HVAC&R) Company, with an annual revenue of over Rs 7977 crores (972 million USD), a network of 30 offices, 7 modern manufacturing facilities including the new state-of-the-art deep freezer facility at Wada, and Blue Star Climatech Limited’s world-class facility at Sri City; 3132 employees, and 4040 channel partners. The Company has 8000 stores for room ACs, packaged air conditioners, chillers, cold rooms as well as refrigeration products and systems, along with 1,251 service associates reaching out to customers in over 4,100 talukas. Blue Star's integrated business model of a manufacturer, contractor and after-sales service provider enables it to offer an end-to-end solution to its customers, which has proved to be a significant differentiator in the marketplace. In fact, every third commercial building in India has a Blue Star product installed.
The Company fulfills the heating, cooling and ventilation requirements of a large number of corporate, commercial and process applications, as well as the comfort needs of residential customers. Blue Star has also forayed into the residential water purifiers business with a stylish and differentiated range including India’s first RO+UV Hot & Cold water purifier; as well as the air purifiers and air coolers businesses. The Company also offers expertise in allied contracting activities such as electrical, plumbing, fire-fighting and industrial projects, in order to offer turnkey solutions, apart from execution of specialised industrial projects.
Blue Star's other businesses include marketing and maintenance of imported professional electronics and industrial products and systems, which is handled by a wholly owned subsidiary of the Company called Blue Star Engineering & Electronics Ltd.
The Company has manufacturing facilities at Dadra, Himachal Pradesh, Wada and Ahmedabad, which use modern, state-of-the-art manufacturing equipment to ensure that the products have consistent quality and reliability. The Company has a manufacturing footprint of more than 1 lakh sq m, with the mainstay of product development and R&D being energy-efficiency, coupled with eco-friendly and sustainable products.
In accordance with the nature of products and markets, business drivers, and competitive positioning, the lines of business of Blue Star can be segmented as follows:
Electro-Mechanical Projects and Packaged Air Conditioning Systems
This business segment covers the design, manufacturing, installation, commissioning and maintenance of central heating, ventilation and air conditioning plants, packaged/ducted systems and Variable Refrigerant Flow (VRF) systems, as well as contracting services in electrification, plumbing and fire-fighting. After-sales services such as revamp, retrofit and upgrades also form part of this segment. Blue Star is the largest after-sales HVAC&R service provider in India, maintaining around 2 million TR of equipment. Its 24x7 call centre handles over 1 million service calls a year. Blue Star is present right from understanding the customer requirement to hassle-free project execution and committed after-sales service i.e. throughout the life cycle of equipment and solutions offered by the Company.
Blue Star offers a wide variety of contemporary and highly energy-efficient room air conditioners for both residential as well as commercial applications. It also manufactures and markets a comprehensive range of commercial refrigeration products and cold chain equipment. Besides, the Company has water purifiers, air purifiers and air coolers in its product portfolio.
Blue Star Engineering & Electronics Limited
Blue Star Engineering & Electronics Ltd (Blue Star E&E), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Blue Star Limited, is committed to delivering comprehensive engineering solutions as a trusted solution provider. With over six decades of experience, it has established a strong reputation for providing advanced technology products and turnkey engineering solutions that cater to a wide range of industries across the country. As a solution provider, it works closely with globally renowned manufacturers of MedTech equipment, Data Security Solutions, and Industrial Solutions to deliver customized solutions that meet the specific needs of customers.