It was Raghunath Bhai who carried forward the legacy of Kakubhai, to the next level. Raghunath Bhai inherited the mantle of expertise in Copper Business from Kakubhai. Raghunath bhai bought a shop in Raviwar Peth in the year 1960. The shop was named as "Kakubhai & Sons" and is still known by the same name till date.
Five years later in the year 1965, the shop was up & running successfully and a small-scale manufacturing unit was setup that produced two copper products.
In the year 1992, we commenced the production of India's first jointless products & introduced a revolutionary joint-free design in the market.
In The year 1999 the, third-generation namely Pankaj & Sudhir entered the Copper business with responsibility on their shoulders, volatile ideas in mind & the passion to take things to the next level. In 1999 a new manufacturing plant commenced operation. The new production facility allowed different products to be manufactured & the third generation steered the product line into creating traditional products.
By 2008, the plant was churning out aesthetically designed, pure copper products that varied from utensils to traditional vessels.
The fourth generation took over the mantle of carrying forward the Copper Business in 2009. With their new concepts, innovative ideas & generational experience the new generation integrated the traditional copper business with their knack of innovation.
More machinery & manpower accelerated growth, an increased production rate made distributorship easier. In the year 2010, we started distributorship in Pune which soon progressed to all over Maharashtra in 2012. Within a time span of 4 years, the distributorship was started pan India in 2014.
In the year 2008 , "Pratik Copper" was established as a brand. "Tradition to Innovation" was inspiration behind the creation of the brand. Products were segmented into spiritual, decor, traditional & wellness which showcased the potential of the company & the passion of the current generation.
With a strong foundation & an even stronger branch which let them conquer the domestic market, Pratik Copper soon ventured into the International Market by being a part of numerous Exhibitions, B2B interactions, Retail Markets at an international level.
Pratik Copper started its first retail shop in Pune in the year 2020 & has been growing ever since.
The "Tradition to Innovation" quirk of the current generation, soon sprouted into another innovative idea which aimed towards aiding in stabilizing the income of women. A platform for women entrepreneurs named "Parthi" was established which allowed women to take part in business, contribute to the economy & help them stabilize their income.
Production of India's first jointless started in the year 1993. Our products sported a unique & revolutionary joint-free design.
The third generation steered the product line into creating traditional products, in the year 2004.
In the year 2010, we started distributorship in Pune which soon progressed to all over Maharashtra in 2012. Within a time span of 4 years, the distributorship was started pan India, in the year 2014.
In the year 2018 "Pratik Copper" was set up as a brand, which branched from RKB Metal Works (Raghunath Kakubhai Barot). "Tradition to Innovation" is the philosophy of the brand.
By 2019, Pratik Copper ventured into the International Market by being a part of numerous Exhibitions, B2B interactions & Retail Markets at an international level.
Pratik Copper started its first retail shop in Camp, Pune in the year 2020. Traditional products with a unique rustic look are a signature look of the brand's products.
Pratik Copper was awarded the Brand Building Award from Aries in the year 2020 & also received the Lokmat Achievement Award in the year 2021 & the Vibrant award in the year 2019.
A plan to build a platform for women entrepreneurs was laid down in the year 2021. The platform named 'Parthi' was established which allowed women to take part in business, contribute to the economy.
Traditional practices are constantly integrated with innovative ideas here at Pratik Copper, this allows us to create unique products that are a perfect blend of tradition & innovation.
We aim towards reviving our traditional practices, which contain numerous health benefits & re-introduce them with innovative ideas to our customers.
Constant research & product development makes sure that these traditions can survive in the current world scenario.
A wide range of products that range from decor, wellness & traditional all of which are a true blend of tradition & innovation.