Amalgamated Plantations Pvt. Ltd (APPL) is the second largest tea producer in India with 24 tea estates in Assam and Bengal covering approximately 24,000 ha and employing 31000 people. Apart from the core business of Tea, APPL has ventured into the Agri foods and Timber/Bamboo Plantations business within the tea estates focusing in the areas of spices, horticulture, animal husbandry and bamboo and high value timber. The objective is to optimize land uses, wealth creations and employment generations for the local communities.
Konyak, and Lahé Lifestyle are platformsthat facilitate the creation and sourcing ofhandloom and handcrafted goods toprovide and ensure sustainable livelihoodgeneration and create a market linkage for artisans and weavers from northeast. Founded by Jahnabi Phookan, she has herown production in Lahé Looms under Lahé Lifestyle since 2014. She is also the co-founder of two National Tourism Award winning companies – JungleTravels India and Assam Bengal Navigation under the JTI group.