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Even after acquiring India’s largest ecommerce company Flipkart, Walmart will stay away from applying to invest in a food-only retailing venture in the immediate future that will allow the US giant to stock and sell groceries directly to consumers through the online platform. Walmart would rather have a presence in the food products market through […]

Britannia is engaging with small and local start-ups to push penetration of key brands in the villages Reaching the rural consumer may not be as easy as it seems. While a revival in rural demand has raised sales prospects for consumer goods companies, optimising rural distribution networks is increasingly becoming a challenge. A key reason […]

Firm eyes urban kitty with honey-based vegetable-fruit blend juice products; will double capacity to 300,000 cases/day with Rs.6 billion capex. On track to doubling its capacity, Vadodara-based Manpasand Beverages is looking to take on soft drink majors in FMCG sector with its latest health drink brand ‘Siznal’. Targeting the healthy drinking consumers, Manpasand Beverages has […]

Krishna Cotage, a division of Vedang Group, is all set to invest Rs.1,600 crore to set up units for production of milk-based, fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG). Promoter will be setting up all together five manufacturing units in Vodadara, Ahmedabad, Surat, Mumbai and Rajkot. As confirmed with Projects Today, the milk processing units are in planning […]

Nestle is among the leading players in breakfast cereals through CPW, competes with the likes of Kellogg’s and PepsiCo (Qaker Oats) globally. Food major Nestlé India on Wednesday said it had received board approval to add breakfast cereals from joint venture (JV) Cereal Partners Worldwide (CPW) to its portfolio, paving the way for its launch […]

Uber Eats, a mobile app, was launched in city today enabling the gourmet to order food from 250 favourite eating joints on the click of a button. Kolkata is the 11th city in the country to get this facility. One will have to download the app, view the eating places of his choice and place […]

Parag Milk Foods has acquired Danone’s manufacturing facility at Sonipat in Haryana, which will help it expand its footprint in the north and Northeast India. “Acquisition is a strategic investment in strengthening our fresh category distribution in the north and northeast regions of the country, and cost us Rs 300 million together with its refurbishment. […]

Coca-Cola India has launched a new variant called Thums Up Charged No Sugar in the country, as part of its global strategy to offer more choices to consumers. Last year, the company had said that it aims to make the 40-year-old Thums Up, a billion dollar brand by 2020. The other no-sugar products in the […]

Union Minister for Food Processing, Harsimrat Kaur Badal, inaugurated the second mega food park at Udham Singh Nagar in Uttarakhand on 8 April 2018. Himalayan Mega Food Park at Mahuakhera Ganj village, Kashipur, has been set up at a cost of Rs 99.96 crore and will benefit around 25,000 farmers as well as neighbouring districts. […]

Meat procured from local vendors and supermarkets is often from animals raised under the unhygienic and inhumane condition of common feedlots and grossly overburdened slaughterhouses. Animals in these common feedlots are treated with antibiotics to hide illnesses, growth hormones to increase production and other chemicals to increase shelf life, which may affect health of consumers. […]