A Highly-Successful Joint Venture
The company behind Interchange 21, B&G Park Co., Ltd., is a joint venture between Bischoff Textil AG Swiss and the well-known Srichawla family with a registered capital of Baht 500 million.
Bischoff Textil AG has been registered as a traditional textile company in St. Gallen in Switzerland since 1927. The name has come to stand for exclusive design and high-quality fashion. Bishoff Textil AG’s primary customers are companies which produce clothing and household textiles. Today the textile company from St. Gallen has branches in London, Milan, Lustenau (Austria), New York and Los Angeles as well as joint ventures in Turkey, the United States and Thailand.
The Srichawla family is a major shareholder of the FICO Group which was founded in 1947. The group’s intial business ventures were related to textile trading, however the scope and scale of their business has expanded over the decades.
Following a major reorganization of the group, Fico Corporation was set up in 1993 as the parent company. Since then Fico Corporation has grown significantly to cover business activities in sectors such as hospitality, commercial real estate, luxury retail, manufacturing and trading of textiles and commodities, engineering and technology, and entertainment and media. Today, the group encompasses more than 50 companies.