Category Archives: Popley Kewalram Ghashyamdas

Sindhis- Popley Jewellers History

  • 1927
    Popleys came into existence in Karachi, India (now in Pakistan) under the the founder Kewalram Ghanshamdas Popley.
  • 1947
    The Popley family was forced to shift to Bombay (now Mumbai) India post the Indian Independence and had to start all over again.
  • License in the economic reforms happening in the Jewellery sector in India.
  • 1978
    The Popley Family was now headed by Laxman Kewalram Popley spear heading the group with its POPLEY brand identity with  first retail store in the Diamond Bourse of India in Panchratna, Mumbai.
  • 1991
    The Group was now gearing to start branching into retail stores with its first in the suburb of Bandra, Mumbai. Importantly this was one of the first stores in India to be awarded the Branch License in the economic reforms happening in the Jewellery sector in India.
  • 1993
    The overseas expansion into the City of Gold – Dubai, UAE. The first international venture of the group which later grew into the Global Hub for the companies entire business activities.
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