About Us

As the true pioneers in manufacturing Organic Virgin Coconut Oil in Sri Lanka, Smith Foods (Private) Limited has established a strong foothold in producing the finest coconut based products in the world. Established in 2006, with an excellence in manufacturing and exporting to 17 countries around the world, we have established in the world market for producing Sri Lanka’s first premier virgin coconut oil, a taste like no other. We have commissioned our explosive food processing facility in the heart of the world renowned / coconut triangle in Madampe, Chilaw. Our manufacturing facility spans over to acres of land equipped with state of the art machinery backed up with through professionals who are fully trained and qualified. Smith Foods have increased year by year it’s capacity output of organic virgin coconut oil to 100,000 liters per month. We have diversified our product portfolio to other coconut based product to serve and cater specific needs mentioned in this web site.


Our workforce operate on the principles of quality, reliability and with dedicated customer service. Our trained professionals adhere to the standards set by ISO 22000 , SLSI , HACCP and GNP. Our products are certified by the control union for USDANOP Organic, EU , JAS and Fair Trade and independently certified for Kosher and Halal. Our commitment towards our stakeholders and giving back to our farmers has been an integral part of our company. We value our Employees and coconut farmers as the foundation for our standards and quality of our products. The work force in the factory is from the local community where we trained and educate to be a part of a dedicated team of professionals for the company and the community where we operate in.


Ethical Sourcing


As a company we want to reach a strong and effective commitment to be socially responsible as a company to protect and enhance the community overall while ensuring accountability for the coconut farmers. As our CSR vision , we believe it is crucial for our position to adhere the principals of social responsibility standard development, ethical supply chain management and sustainable community development.

We highly value our employees because they are the backbone of our organization and we value their rights. As for the producers that give our premium coconut oil and other coconut products, we take specific measures in order for them to be ensured that their safety and contracts are not been exploited. Community developments are undertaken to promote and health our employees live comfortably with good pay and protective health care. As a manufacturer and exporter, it is our duty to care for our coconut farms and help the sustainability to cultivate coconut for the future because it’s a tree with thousand uses.

  



Vision


Our vision is to be Sri Lanka's leading manufacturer of coconut based products.

Mission


Our mission is to produce coconut based food products for the international and local markets while contributing towards enhancing the social status of local farmers and providing employment opportunities for the local community.

Chairman’s Message


Greetings from Smith Foods, Sri Lanka

As the Founder/Chairman of Smith Foods (Pvt) Ltd I have dedicated my career in creating products, which I can solely be proud of. As the pioneer in Sri Lanka to manufacture and export Virgin Coconut Oil, Coconut Flour and Creamed Coconut we have made a tremendous success towards creating a better lifestyle for all. Experience the rich island aroma and all the goodness of our products. It is with my pleasure and honor to share nature’s wonders and miracles with you.

Happy Coconuts!!!

Sumith Ekanayake
Founder/Chairman