November 14, 2013
They are paper-thin pancakes, made from rice and lentils, cooked to lacy perfection on a hot griddle. Even as the humble masala dosa is battling for global recognition amongst peers such as China’...
Kolkata, Nov. 8
The State Government will finance 25 per cent of the total subsidy ranging between Rs 50 lakh and Rs 75 lakh under the National Mission on Food Processing scheme.
New Delhi, Nov. 1
Dabur scion Amit Burman’s Lite Bite Foods and Jubilant Foodworks are close contenders to become master franchisees for the US fast food chain Burger King.
“Lite Bite Foods has held discus...
October 31, 2013
Mad Over Donuts has launched a range of Diwali donuts. They are infused with traditional Diwali sweets such as mohanthal, boondi, kaju katli and coconut. Each donut costs Rs 55 and is available at...
Washington, Oct 26
McDonald’s has said that it is dropping ketchup king Heinz as a supplier of the key hamburger condiment, citing management changes at Heinz that put the company closer to rival Burger King.M...
Washington, Oct 22
McDonald’s reported a 6 per cent increase in third-quarter profits on Monday, but the company’s earnings report also said sales would be flat in October and in the fourth quarter. The fa...
October 17, 2013
Bosch Power Tools has launched the Dremel Engraver which enables users to personalise gifts themselves. The tool can be used on a frame, a wax candle, a piece of glass or a greeting card cover. It...
New Delhi, Oct. 15
GSK Consumer Healthcare is extending its chocolate malt-based health drink brand Boost to biscuits. In the past, it had launched similar brand extensions for Horlicks in categories such as biscuit...
New Delhi, Nov 17
Best Foods Ltd on Sunday said it is in talks with private equity (PE) firms to dilute minority stake in the company as it enters into ready-to-eat food range across India.“We are in talks w...
New Delhi, Nov. 11
Chennai-born Indra Krishnamurthy Nooyi is considered among the most powerful business women in the world. As Chairperson and CEO of the world’s second largest food and beverages brand, Nooyi has e...
Hyderabad, Nov. 6
‘Farmers should get the benefit of the large Indian market and they should be allowed to sell their produce anywhere in the country.’ »
Mumbai, Oct. 31
Cigarette-to-foods conglomerate ITC Ltd is set to enter a new segment — branded ready-to-drink juices. The company is close to acquiring Bangalore-based Balan Natural Food Pvt Ltd’...
Chennai, Oct. 28
JDS Food Products, a Chennai-based SME, plans to expand its manufacturing facility by adding a 12,000 sq ft facility in Kanchipuram, where it already has a 40,000 sq ft facility. T...
October 24, 2013
Six TVCs spanning a range of products such as pressure cookers, mixer grinders, induction range, cookware and so on and so forth. You think anyone can hold your attention through six TVCs?...
New Delhi, Oct. 19
Despite challenges like rupee volatility, there is no slowdown in the gourmet retailing business as it caters to the higher socio-economic strata, according to Godrej Nature’s Basket, a go...
Geneva, Oct 17
Swiss food and drink giant Nestle SA today posted a modest 4 per cent increase in the sales of dozens of its household name brand products for the first nine months of 2013.
The Vevey, Sw...
Mumbai, Oct. 9
Hardcastle Restaurants, master franchise for west and south India operations of McDonald’s Restaurants, is finally bringing its coffee retail format McCafé to India. It would be launched w...