Kamdar Sdn Bhd was established in Malaysia since 1972, and has since achieved a dominant position in the garment and textile departmental store industry.

The Kamdar brand name has been well known for several generations. It has become part of Malaysian history, a fact of which Kamdar is very proud. Kamdar is well known for its extensive range and quality of garment and textile products. Kamdar stores specialize in textile fabric, furnishing fabric, in-house designed garments for ladies, men and children’s clothes, Indian clothing and school uniforms.

The Kamdar brand stands for quality of service, history and value for money. The company is perceived by the public as a trustworthy, value-for-money store with a difference. The Kamdar logo, with its distinctive typeface and turquoise with black corporate colours – fostering an environmentally aware, clean, fresh and new image – is instantly recognisable throughout Malaysia.


In 2004, Kamdar Group (M) Berhad was established as the holding company for the group in order to facilitate its listing on the main board of the KLSE.

Despite the extremely intensive competition in the retail industry, Kamdar has grown turnover and earning impressively at the year 5-year CAGR of 8% and 10% respectively since 1996. compared to other listed retailers, Kamdar has the most superior PBT margin and second highest PBT-level among retailers in Malaysia.


After more than 44 years of growth, Kamdar has 29 outlets around Malaysia and employs about 1,300 staff.