Heralding the return of quality footwear to Bambalapitiya, the DSI Premier showroom at 513/515, Galle Road, Colombo 4, was re-opened with a new look and a multitude of designs and brands on September 14, 2015. The store was opened ceremoniously with the participation of esteemed members of the Senior Management of D. Samson and sons (Pvt) Ltd, Nandadasa Rajapaksa (Chairman, D. Samson & Sons (Pvt) Ltd), Thusitha Rajapaksa (Managing Director, D. Samson & Sons (Pvt) Ltd), and Mrs. Kaushalya Perera (Director, D. Samson & Sons (Pvt) Ltd and Ruwan Kannangara (Chief Operating Officer, D. Samson & Sons (Pvt) Ltd.
The showroom features many international brands of repute and popularity, such as Clarks, Reebok, Florsheim, Fila, Umbro, Red Tape, Amazon Rock, Picasso and Liberty, in addition to local brands that DSI is known for such as Waves, Samsons, AVI, Silviar, Jessica and Supersports giving its customers a wider choice.
DSI has long been the trusted name for good quality footwear in Sri Lanka. D. Samson & Sons (Pvt) Ltd is the main marketing and distributing sector of the DSI Samson Group. It is one of the largest retail networks in the country that provides footwear and apparel to the local customer.
Managing Director, D. Samson & Sons (Pvt) Ltd Thusitha Rajapaksa speaking at the reopening ceremony said, “We constantly strive to cater to the varying needs of the customer and offer quality footwear with greater choice with a mix of our own and well-known international footwear brands through our conveniently located new and improved showrooms.”
D. Samson and Sons (Pvt) Ltd is the sole distributor for local footwear brands of DSI, Ranpa, Samsons, Jessica, Silviar and AVI. Additionally, the line carries some major international brands such as Reebok, Puma, Fila, Clarks, Florsheim, Umbro, Liberty, Taminto, Red Tape and Proline Fitness.
The DSI network spans more than 200 company outlets, 4000 dealers and 50 sales representatives island-wide. The vision of the DSI founder of creating a customer-centric business is still the most important component in this company, and it is upheld by studying the market diligently to provide the most in-demand products that are specific to the area and the customer.