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History

2011
2011

Ajmal wins FIFI 2011 award for retailer of the year in the Mono brand category

2010
2010

Ajmal now available on board Emirates Airlines.

2010
2010

Ajmal now available on board Oman Air.

2010
2010

Ajmal opens its first outlet outside the Gulf in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

2010
2010

Ajmal opens its first outlet in Lebanon

2010
2010

Ajmal wins FIFI 2010 fragrance award for Arabian Prestige

2010
2010

Ajmal wins FIFI 2010 fragrance award for Arabian Popular Appeal

2010
2010

Ajmal wins FIFI 2010 award for retailer of the year in the Mono brand category

2009
2009

Ajmal launches its new design direction with the revamp of Bur Juman store. This redesigned unit reiterates the Crafting memories philosophy in a visual manner.

2008
2008

Ajmal enters the Kuwait Duty Free.

2008
2008

Ajmal enters the Bahrain Duty Free.

2008
2008

Ajmal enters the Sharjah Duty Free.

2008
2008

Ajmal announces its availability on Bahrain Airways.

2008
2008

Ajmal is now available in South Africa.

2008
2008

Ajmal is now available in Ukraine.

2007
2007

Ajmal opens in Umm Al Quwain, United Arab Emirates, its company owned exclusive 100th outlet in the Middle East.

2007
2007

Ajmal is now available in Jordan.

2007
2007

Ajmal is now available in Kenya.

2007
2007

Ajmal is now available in Kyrgyzstan.

2007
2007

Ajmal is now available in Palestine.

2007
2007

Ajmal is now available in Singapore

2007
2007

Ajmal is now available in Sudan.

2006
2006

Ajmal is now available in Pakistan.

2006
2006

Ajmal is now available in Turkey.

2006
2006

Ajmal is now available in Yemen.

2005
2005

Ajmal enters the Cairo Duty Free.

2005
2005

Ajmal is now available in Bulgaria.

2005
2005

Ajmal is now available in Egypt.

2005
2005

Ajmal is now available in Maldives.

2005
2005

Ajmal is now available in Russia.

2005
2005

Ajmal is now available in Syria.

2004
2004

Ajmal is now available onboard Gulf Airways.

2004
2004

Ajmal inaugurates its second state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Dubai. The inauguration was done by H. H. Shaikh Hamdan Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai and Minister of Finance and Industry.

2001
2001

Ajmal Perfumes celebrates 50th Anniversary and launches a commemorative fragrance, Ajmal by Ajmal.

2001
2001

Ajmal creates Guinness Record by building biggest Incense burner (Madhkhan) in the world.

2001
2001

Ajmal introduces a new concept in retailing by opening Ajmal Eternal, at the Emirates Towers in Dubai. A boutique that carries the finest quality fragrances and limited edition and single edition Murano glass artifacts.

2001
2001

Ajmal is now available in Iran.

2000
2000

Ajmal becomes the first Perfume manufacturer in the Middle East to sell online.

2000
2000

Ajmal s products move into the Dubai and Abu Dhabi Duty Free outlets.

2000
2000

Ajmal opens in Al Faisaliya Tower, Saudi Arabia, its company owned 50th exclusive outlet in the Middle East.

1999
1999

Ajmal creates exclusive fragrances for Saudi Arabian Airlines.

1998
1998

Ajmal creates exclusive fragrances for Gulf Air.

1997
1997

Ajmal´s R&D division is approved by the Saudi Arabia Standardization Organization (SASO). Till date Ajmal is the only company in the UAE authorized to issue quality certificates on behalf of SASO.

1997
1997

Ajmal launches Daanat al Duniya, which emerges as one of the best selling fragrances in the region.

1997
1997

Ajmal launches Dahn Al Oudh Maliki Al Qadim the first limited edition perfume in the Middle East, priced at $875.

1997
1997

Ajmal launches Oudh Mubakhar, and patents the process, the result of 4 years of research. This grows into one of the bestsellers in the industry.

1996
1996

Ajmal opens first exclusive showroom in Bahrain.

1996
1996

Ajmal patents the artificial inoculation technique of Agarwood in 4 out of the 6 countries where Oudh is in abundance.

1995
1995

Ajmal opens its first outlet in Saudi Arabia.

1995
1995

Ajmal launches Dahan al Oudh Moattaq, which at US$ 700 for a 12ml bottle is among the most expensive fragrances in the world.

1995
1995

The charitable 100 bed Haji Abdul Majid Memorial Hospital & Research Center opens in Assam, India.The hospital was inaugurated by Mother Teresa.

1994
1994

Ajmal opens first exclusive showroom in Qatar.

1994
1994

Ajmal launches "Sarah" as first branded Mukhallat. Sarah goes on to become one of the largest selling fragrances ever in the Middle East.

1993
1993

Ajmal introduces its products on Kuwait Airways.

1992
1992

Ajmal opens first exclusive showroom in Oman.

1991
1991

Ajmal opens first exclusive showroom in Kuwait.

1987
1987

Ajmal becomes one of the first to introduce a Mukhallat spray in the market.

1987
1987

Ajmal becomes the first perfume company to bring the magical notes of Dahn-Al-Oudh to a wider, global audience by launching it as an Eau de Parfum.

1987
1987

Ajmal sets up a manufacturing unit in Dubai. Simultaneously a high-tech R&D facility is set up with an investment that currently stands at US $ 1,000,000.

1979
1979

Ajmal launches massive afforestation programme in its Agarwood plantations in Assam. Currently over 160,000 trees have been adopted under this programme, which will benefit the industry by maintaining a consistent supply of high quality Oudh over the coming years.

1976
1976

Ajmal Ali moves the company’s operations to the Middle East and opens the first Ajmal outlet in Dubai.

1976
1976

Ajmal launches its first "Mukhallat" (Arabic for concoction) fragrance. The success of the product prompts the company to launch several more such products.

1964
1964

Ajmal gives his family name to the product range.

1951
1951

Ajmal Ali starts blending various kinds of fragrant oils, becomes manufacturer of fragrances.

1951
1951

Ajmal Perfumes emerges as the premier supplier of fragrances to the Middle East.

1950
1950

Ajmal Ali leaves his homeland in North-eastern India to travel to India's commercial capital,Bombay and turns supplier of Agarwood and Dahn Al Oudh, sourced from his state of Assam.