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Domino's Pizza-ITC Foods to make home delivery of essentials

The service would be available for consumers first in Bengaluru and then in the cities of Noida, Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai and Hyderabad. To avail of this service, customers need to use the latest version of the Domino's app and click on Domino's Essentials section. Customers would then be able to select the combo pack and use digital payment mode to complete the order.

Amul turnover grows 17% to Rs 38,550 crore in 2019-20

The Gujarat Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation Ltd, which markets Amul milk and dairy products, reported a 17% increase in turnover to Rs 38,550 crore in the year ended March 31.

HUL acquires Horlicks from GSK for Rs 3,045 crore

GSK brands like Horlicks, Boost, Maltova and Viva have come to HUL’s portfolio as part of the merger.

Covid-19 Impact: Wai Wai noodles revises packaging to promote hand wash hygiene

The brand has printed and distributed about 50 crore packets in India and 200 crore packets in South Asia with the hand hygiene message. The message has been printed both in English and Hindi for inclusivity.

Covid-19 battle: Top food companies to not hike prices

Most food companies ran into supply cuts and distribution hiccups after enforcement authorities forced factories to shut in several places and halted movement of trucks.

Food Processing ministry forms task force in the wake of Covid-19 to resolve problems of industry: Harsimrat Kaur Badal

In a video conference with major industry associations, the minister said the task force included all senior officials of the food processing ministry and members of Invest India. She said the team had already received 222 issues out of which 98 had been resolved and the rest were under process of resolution.

Food companies seek government help to clear supply blocks

The companies said while the Central government has issued permissions, they haven’t percolated to the district-level authorities. A spokesperson for ITC, which sells food products ranging from Sunfeast biscuits to B Natural juices, said it is in talks at the state level for permissions, although it has obtained some authorisations.

COVID-19: Karnataka milk supply takes a hit

In Bengaluru too, the demand has come down after hotels, restaurants and darshinis have temporarily halted their business.

Packaged food companies forced to cut production; cos warn of shortages

In towns where factories are still running, worker strength was at best 50% as police restricted worker movement. While many manufacturers are facing shortage of raw materials due to supply chain disturbances, they are also finding tough to even deliver finished products to retail stores due to restricted movement of trucks.

Lockdown: Parle to donate 3 crore packs of Parle G biscuits through government agencies

Biscuits major Parle Products on Wednesday said it will donate three crore packs of biscuits in the next three weeks, specially to the needy people through government agencies with the country going for a 21-day lockdown due to coronavirus pandemic.

Don’t close food processing units, allow interstate goods movement including e-commerce: Centre tells states

Don’t close food processing units, allow interstate goods movement including e-commerce: Centre tells states

The Centre has asked all states and Union Territories (UTs) not to obstruct or close food processing units, and maintain uninterrupted supply amid lockdown in the country due to coronavirus outbreak.

Amul assures regular supply of products amidst 21 day lockdown

Amul assures regular supply of products amidst 21 day lockdown

GCMMF MD (Amul) R S Sodhi said there will be no shortage of milk and other dairy products and asked people to refrain from panic buying amid coronavirus scare.

Coffee exporters seek govt help amid Covid-19 crisis

Coffee exporters seek govt help amid Covid-19 crisis

Coffee exporters have sought the Centre's help to tide over the liquidity crunch they are facing due to the disruption in exports. Italy and Germany - principal buyers of Indian coffee are under lockdown after becoming hotspots for Covid-19.

Nestle, Coke suspend production temporarily over coronavirus

Nestle, Coke suspend production temporarily over coronavirus

The country’s two biggest foods and beverage makers Nestle and Coca-Cola said on Tuesday that they are suspending production on a temporary basis at their plants, with the exception of limited essential products.

Everstone Capital in talks to sell 5 per cent in Burger King India

Everstone Capital in talks to sell 5 per cent in Burger King India

Everstone Capital, the Singapore-headquartered India-focused mid-market private equity firm, owns 99.39% stake in Burger King India, through its investment vehicle QSR Asia Pte Ltd.

NRAI writes to FM; seeks financial bailout package; restoration of input tax credit, deferment of advance tax payments

NRAI writes to FM; seeks financial bailout package; restoration of input tax credit, deferment of advance tax payments

The letter requests total and immediate deferment of statutory dues inclusive of GST, advance tax payments, PF, customs duties at the central government level and state excise, renewal of liquor licenses, and VAT at the state level for a period of twelve months.

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