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Food companies like Hindustan Unilever, PepsiCo cut calorie counts to serve health-conscious buyers

NEW DELHI: Food giants are limiting portion sizes to reduce the number of calories they serve to increasingly health-conscious Indian consumers. Following a global policy by Unilever, its Indian unit Hindustan Unilever has reduced the calories in ice-creams. It wants … Continue reading

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Baba Ramdev’s Patanjali launches instant noodles

NEW DELHI: Swami Ramdev promoted Patanjali Ayurved on Monday announced the launch of instant atta noodles, a week after foods giant Nestle announced the relaunch of its Rs 2,000-crore Maggi noodles. Patanjali atta noodles, launched nationally, has been positioned on … Continue reading

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Nissin Foods to serve up Future Group’s tasty treats at kiranas

MUMBAI: Future Group, the pioneer of organised retailing in India, has found the right ingredients in the inventor of Asian snack-food staples to serve up a tasty treat beyond its bailiwick – at street-corner groceries across the country. Future Consumer … Continue reading

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Danone to re-enter Indian dairy business as part of Rs. 182 crore deal

NEW DELHI: Exactly a year after announcing its exit from the dairy business in India, French multinational food products giant Danone is leading an investment of Rs 182 crore into local yogurt maker Epigamia, a move that will help the … Continue reading

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Patanjali enters big retail with Future Group tie-up

NEW DELHI: Baba Ramdev’s Patanjali Ayurved has entered into an exclusive partnership with Future Group to make its entire range of products available in Big Bazaar outlets across the country. Other food-based chains of the country’s largest retailer such as … Continue reading

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Brand Patanjali driving buzz on social media

NEW DELHI: Brand Patanjali generated around 15000 conversations on Twitter in the period between August 2015-January 2016, according to data compiled by social media analytics firm Blueocean Market Intelligence. Chatter around Patanjali was largely around its competitiveness (60%) as an … Continue reading

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Procter & Gamble to partner with government in Swachh Bharat Mission

MUMBAI: Procter & Gamble global chief executive David Taylor met Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday to discuss the company’s manufacturing initiatives in the country and partnership opportunities in education and the government’s cleanliness drive. The maker of Ariel and … Continue reading

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Procter & Gamble plans Walmart-like pact with Future Group

MUMBAI: Procter & Gamble (P&G), the world’s biggest consumer goods company, is exploring a long-term partnership with Kishore Biyani’s Future Group akin to the one it has with Walmart in the US, that could involve joint sales forecasting and planning, … Continue reading

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Bombay HC restrains Future Consumer from the use of identical packaging of Parle Products’ brands

Mumbai: In a relief for the Parle Products, the Bombay High Court has restrained Future Consumer Ltd (FCL) from using trade-dressing or packaging that are allegedly identical with its three biscuit brands Monaco, KrackJack and Hide & Seek, until further … Continue reading

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Future Group to buy minority stake in footwear company Tresmode

MUMBAI: The Kishore Biyani-promoted Future Group will increase its presence in the retail business by acquiring a significant minority stake in Mumbai-based footwear retail company Tresmode, soon after exiting its non-core businesses. Future Ventures, the group company which invests in … Continue reading

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