Business owner Kenneth Tucker of Atwell Dalgliesh Co. Barbados Ltd. had his eye set on the Island of St. Lucia to expand his business, so he sent a traveling salesman over to explore the opportunities.
Not long after K. Tucker decided to form Atwell Dalgliesh Co. (St. Lucia) Ltd. in June 1974, with pioneer entrepreneurs A. F. Valmont, Bernard Thomas and Stanley Mullings.
In time the Company ventured into selling chemical pharmaceuticals, insecticides and many other products. After 3 years in operation Atwell Dalgliesh started distribution Islandwide.
Today the Company is led by Karen Hippolyte (Managing Director), daughter of Philip Hippolyte. A. F. Valmont has remained the only long standing Director, represented by his daughter Althea Valmont.
The Company, now a household name – is the main distributor of three well-known product lines: Hair care lines: Soft Sheen-Carson and ORS -Organic Root Stimulator, Chem Clean Limited, an all industries ECO-FRIENDLY cleaners and sanitizers. Specialist also in Plumbing Supplies, Electrical Fittings, Janitorial & Sanitation Supplies and Food Distribution Supplies, including compostable products.