|Definition||:||From Western India Products|
|Category||:||Business Companies & Corporations|
What does Wipro mean?
Wipro Limited is a global information technology (IT) services company headquartered in Bangalore, India. The company was established in 1980 as a subsidiary of Wipro (Western India Products) Limited listed on the New York Stock Exchange. Wipro was initially set up as a vegetable oil manufacturer in 1945 in Amalner, Maharashtra, producing sunflower Vanaspati oil and soaps. At that time, the company was called Western India Vegetable Products Limited (later abbreviated down to Wipro)