Banaras Beads Limited

About Us

Banaras Beads Limited was founded in the year 1940 by Late Kanhaiya Lal Gupta the father of Mr. Ashok Kumar Gupta who is presently leading the company as Chairman and Managing Director. Presently Banaras Beads Limited is a govt. recognized export house engaged in manufacturing and exports of glass beads, imitation jewellry and other similar products. During the span of long time the product of BBL has a wide and vast variety. Every day there is new design is developed by the skilled designers Growth in Business and a significant increase in customer base across the Globe is directly associated with element of innovation, use of new technology and R&D effort. Since our products are related to fashion and art is requires frequent development of new designs, colors and shapes. Some of the process which are called as Luster Polishiong, Drum Polishing, Cleaning of Beads mechanically, making of Press Beads, Chatons, Faceted Beads, Table Cut Beads etc. has been innovated by BBL. The markets covered by the company are scattered across the globe, major exports incs in U.S.A. where BBL products are being supplied to Big Stores like WALMART, JO ANN'S, MICHEL'S & TARGET ect. through various importers. Although the supplies to these Stores is not direct, but BBL is approved factory for Wallmart, Jo-Anns and Hobby Lobby. Other markets are Europe, South Africa, Middle East, Fareast etc. approvx more than 70 countries of the world.

Who We Are

Banaras Beads Limited is an Export house recognized by Government of India, established in the year 1940. We have approximately 500 employees & it is a Public Limited company having more than 6000 shareholders. We are listed in leading stock exchange of India BSE & NSE.

Banaras Beads is India’s Largest manufacturers of Glass Beads, Fashion Jewellery & Accessories. We also deal in Beads made from Clay, Brass, Aluminium, Copper, Resin, Ceramics, Horn, Bone, Semiprecious stones, Agate, Lac, Hand Painted Beads, Spray Painted Beads etc. We also Trade in Leather Cords, Cotton Wax cords & Misc. Handicraft Products out of India.

What We Do

Our Glass Beads are Handmade (Lamp Work) as well Machine made (Pressed Beads and Tube cutting Machine). We have latest machines used for producing beads from India, Japan, China, Israel, Czech republic & Germany
In last many decades, the company has grown every year & today is one of the biggest in the trade. The young work force with its creative input & focused work is a great asset and is a prime reason for consistent growth of company.

Our Business Model

1. Supplying our Products to wholesalers & Retailers
2. Supplying to companies dealing in Craft business who eventually sells to their own stores or to Craft stores / Retail stores
3. Supplying directly to Craft stores / Large retail chain stores
4. Online Business Companies

Who We Serve
We also do customized packaging of our products for our customers including labelling, Barcodes etc as per the requirement of our customers. We understand the requirements of compliance & we have fully Audited compliance from SEDEX SMETA and we meet all standards required for Social, Ethical & Security Audit. Any member company can view it on

Our company is authorised vendor for leading stores in USA like Walmart, Michaels, A.C Moore, Jo-Ann, Hobby Lobby Etc. Our Presence is around the Globe and we are selling our products to more than 80 countries.


23 April 2022


On vigorous demand for fashion jewellery in the country De-Lemon, a unit of Banaras Beads Limited was Launched.

Banaras Beads Limited

Banaras Bead was founded.

23 April 1940

Banaras Beads Limited

Corporate Policy

Quality means fitness for the intended purpose in all aspects of the company's activities. it is the company's policy to manufacture and export goods which comply with the customer's needs and the designer's specifications. The company will strive to meet the needs of its customers through a continuous process of quality improvement. The quality system is designed to ensure the maintenance of the product quality standards through the evaluation, inspection and verification of processes at all stages of manufacturing. Compliance with the provisions and objectives of the manual are mandatory for all employee of the company. All employees are responsible for quality improvement. Education and training are vital to the quality improvement process.


A-1, Manduwadih Rd, opp. Bank of Baroda, Lehertara Industrial Estate, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 221106


Phone: +91 542 237 0161

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Banaras Beads Limited

Banaras Beads