Vintage Group has hand in every pie, but targets providing quality to clients
VINTAGE GROUP OF COMPANIES (VGC) is recognised for providing five main services to its clients and the products it offers to the market also retain their original quality, a reason why they are in demand by users.
VGC is a multidimensional enterprise, a conglomerate, consisting of Vintage Farm and Products, with major investments in fish farming, animal husbandry, vegetables, yams, cassava, citrus and farm development consultancy.
Mike Elechi, a former permanent secretary in Rivers State and now the chairman Vintage Group, who spoke to business a.m. in Elele near Owerri, said, the fish section has over 20 fish ponds working and about 50,000 pieces of fish are produced and sold monthly.
The vision of the company is to be the market leader with an assurance of the best quality products, providing wellness and satisfaction to its highly esteemed customers or users.
He stated that it is the practice of the company to ensure that it improves the quality of its staff by training, sending them to seminars and workshops so that they would be in the best position to work efficiently for the company.
And apart from the Vintage Farm & Products Limited, VGC has Vintage Water Limited, which is the largest and fastest growing arm of the group, and was approved by the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) in 2011 and the World Health Organization (WHO) to produce Vintage Premium Table Water.
It is also into water drilling construction, purification and factory development consultancy and production of plastics.
Vintage Resorts and Recreations is also a sister firm, offering guest house, hotels, recreation, outdoor catering and hospitality consultancy. “We provide comfortable clean and fun facilities for romantic gateways, family vacations and reunion,parties, corporate retreats, saddle clubs and weddings,” he said
“Those who eat at our Resort’s restaurant will always remember that exotic cuisine - a flavour that has been perfected over years,” he added.
He introduced Veteran & Vintage Technical Limited as another branch of the group, which deals on road construction, borehole water construction, supply of stones, asphalt and technical consultancy.
According to him, the company has done business of road construction, community water projects, construction of bridges and electrification and utility relocation since it began operation.
Its clients and customers in-
clude but not limited to Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC), Total Elf, Agip, NDDC, Rivers state government, Niger Delta Development Basin Authority (NDDBA) with its partners.
The last and not the least in the conglomerate is Ceader Construction Limited which produces curbstones, pave stones, block production and building constructions.
This is the most recent branch and the building construction company which runs one of the most modern blocks, pave stones, and curbstones manufacturing factory.
“Our QGM OT6 machine imported from Germany and uses raw materials like crushed stones, sand, cement, limestone, fly ash, gravels pellets to produce any type of masonry products you may require for your projects,” he told business a.m.