Hawkins Cookers Limited was started in 1959 by an entrepreneur H.D. Vasudeva. Hawkins Cookers Limited has been in business since 1959. It has exported its products since 1974 to various countries in each of the six continents of the world. The design is inherently safe. The Hawkins Company is well known for not compromising on quality and for continual product innovation. The most thorough research and development, the most careful selection of materials, the best manufacturing practices and the strictest quality control – all go into making Hawkins which are trusted by the millions of families using them.