The history of crownstar fan is as vibrant and brilliant as the products themselves. The company traces its origins back to 1936 when Mr. Abdul Wahid, the founder and the president of the Company started its operations as the manufacturer of light engineering and utility products. The setting up of this project is a pioneering achievement of Mr. Abdul Wahid as the time when there were no facilities, assistance of guidance in this part of the sub-continent. He simply took it as a challenge, undeterred by the initial difficulties and sticks to his motto “No compromise on Quality”. As a result of product innovation, exceptional quality and through distinct marketing strategies, his determined efforts were soon crowned with success and Pak Fans become the leading fan manufacturer in Pakistan.
1936: started its operation as the manufacturer of light engineering and utility products.
1945: the Company for the first time embarked on the manufacturing of the Electric Fans before the independence of Pakistan (1947).
1962: the Company cemented its position among the top companies in Pakistan.
1970: the Company extended its product range, introduced different models and then kept on increasing the range over the years.
1981: a modern automatic Japanese Plant was installed to manufacture Enameled Copper wires of top international quality and marketed under the brand name PAK SUPER.
1989: to live up to its progressive image the Company keeps itself abreast of the latest technological developments around the world. And this enables the Company to continually introduce ever new concepts in electric fans, the ‘remote controlled fans”.
1990: towards its role as a responsible corporate citizen Wahid Industries keeps on encouraging and contributing to social uplift programs. At Gujrat, it set up a modern hospital – equipped with latest facilities and top notch medical personnel.
1992: latest CNC machines and injection molding machines were installed to make company more self reliant in its production.
1993: the Company diversified its operations and started manufacturing washing machine with plastic as well as metal body.
1997: Wahid Industries took off another project and started manufacturing driers and room air coolers.
1999: in the year 1999-2000 Pak Fan achieved highest international quality award ISO-9002 certified company. Pak Fan also won the FPCCI Trophy 1999-2000.
2000: the Company exported fans for the first time and marked its international presence.
2001: the Company won the highest export trophy award from that year, it is continuously achieving this award.
2007: automated paint plant was installed to improve the finish of the product as well as reduce environmental pollution