S. Godage and Brothers, the main outlet of which is known as Godage Book Emporium in a partnership business engaged in printing, publishing, stocking, distributing and the sale of books including children’s books, school books, academic and literary works translation, books on art and crafts and the reprinting of classics of Sri Lanka. The Godage Book Emporium is located in a four-storeyed building in Maradana, Colombo10. which houses the company’s administrative and publishing divisions as well.
Godage Book Shop business venture started in 1959 in a very modest scale has now grown to be the leading book publishing home in Sri Lanka. This achievement has been made possible due to the indomitable courage, perseverance and enterprising commitment of our founder and joint managing director Deshabandu Sirisumana Godage. He was apprenticed in typesetting, bookbinding and composing. After becoming a master book binder he started publishing and selling books in a small 10’x 6’ room rented by him. His business prospered and he was able to reach the zenith in the book publishing and selling trade in Sri Lanka within a short period.
The Corporate goals of Godage Book Shop Emporium as a social-oriented service organization upholding social values are to consolidate its present operations with market penetration and development, product development and diversification and look out for joint ventures establishing forward and backward linkages.
Godage book shop dream is to set up an ultramodern bookshop conforming to international standards providing better amenities to our customers. It will be a one-stop shop where customers will bare access to local and foreign publications which will promote the “read and select” habit among customers.
Godage Book Shop Features
Godage Book Shop uses government postal services for to deliver within Sri Lanka and TNT courier services for International wide shipping delivery. However, this bookstore cannot offer any guarantee about the loss or damage in transit while shipping to other countries.
This supreme bookstore selling all G.C.E. O/L & A/L Past Papers according to year by year and covers almost all the subject with it.