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Poorna Rodrigo | 2 Sep 2014

Indian dairy giant Amul is gearing up for growth. The company is preparing a push into the value-added nutraceuticals sector in India while, further afield, the co-operative intends to start manufacturing in Europe and Singapore by early 2016. Newly-appointed managing director Dr K Rathnam speaks to just-food about Amul's future.

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John Shepherd | 12 Apr 2017

India's Gujarat Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation (GCMMF), owner of the country's Amul milk brand, has booked an 18% increase in turnover for the past financial year.


John Shepherd | 12 Dec 2016

A new cheese manufacturing plant for India's Gujarat Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation (GCMMF), owner of the country's Amul dairy brand, has been formally opened by Indian prime minister Narendra Modi.


John Shepherd | 5 Dec 2016

India's Gujarat Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation (GCMMF), owner of the country's Amul milk brand, is mulling the launch of camel milk next year.


Raghavendra Verma | 30 Nov 2016

India's largest milk brand Amul has partnered with Amazon to try to grow the sales in the US for its more specialised dairy products, including clarified butter ghee and Indian dessert gulab jamun.


Raghavendra Verma | 25 Nov 2016

India’s food standards authority is said to be considering new regulations that mandate the fortification of basic food items such as milk, wheat flour and cooking oil with micronutrients, just-food has been told.


Dean Best | 23 Aug 2016

Indian dairy giant Amul is planning to set up an ice cream plant within 18 months in the western city of Pune.


Katy Askew | 5 Apr 2016

Gujarat Co-operative Milk Marketing Federation (GCMMF), the Indian dairy group and maker of the Amul brand, aims to raise its production levels to drive "rapid" growth over the next five years. 


Jagdish Kumar | 18 Dec 2015

India's largest dairy co-operative, Gujarat Co-operative Milk Marketing Federation, is to set up its first physical presence in a state where demand for dairy is on the rise.


Jagdish Kumar | 15 Sep 2015

Amul owner, Gujarat Co-operative Milk Marketing Federation (GCMMF) is planning to set up four dairy plants in Uttar Pradesh.


Jagdish Kumar | 15 Sep 2015

Amul owner, Gujarat Co-operative Milk Marketing Federation (GCMMF) is planning to set up four dairy plants in Uttar Pradesh.


Jagdish Kumar | 15 Sep 2015

Amul owner, Gujarat Co-operative Milk Marketing Federation (GCMMF) is planning to set up four dairy plants in Uttar Pradesh.


Jagdish Kumar | 2 Sep 2015

The co-operative behind Indian dairy brand Amul is set to launch the country's first branded lactose-free milk.


Jagdish Kumar | 20 Aug 2015

India’s largest co-operative dairy, Gujarat Co-operative Milk Marketing Federation, will be setting up a greenfield cheese plant in Palanpur, Gujarat, for the production of its Amul brand.


Jagdish Kumar | 20 Aug 2015

India’s largest co-operative dairy, Gujarat Co-operative Milk Marketing Federation, will be setting up a greenfield cheese plant in Palanpur, Gujarat, for the production of its Amul brand.


Poorna Rodrigo | 24 Nov 2014

Indian dairy giant Amul is to build a plant in West Bengal as it continues its expansion within its domestic market.


Hannah Abdulla | 15 Sep 2014

In this week's big acquisition, General Mills moved to boost its domestic business with a deal to buy natural and organic firm Annie's. Elsewhere Arla Foods announced it had entered the race to take over Egypt's Arab Dairy Products Co. Indian dairy firm Amul hinted at plans to start exports to Russia while local conglomerate ITC announced it would grow its presence in the Indian dairy sector. Things also continued to heat up in the battle for Chiquita Brands International, with the produce giant announcing it had been granted a waiver from Fyffes to enter into discussions with Cutrale Group and Safra Group.


Poorna Rodrigo | 10 Sep 2014

Indian dairy co-op Amul has told just-food it is hoping to soon secure Russian government approval to export to the country, which has banned products from markets including the EU.


Poorna Rodrigo | 10 Sep 2014

Indian dairy co-op Amul has told just-food it is hoping to soon secure Russian government approval to export to the country, which has banned products from markets including the EU.


Dean Best | 8 Sep 2014

Danone this week said Franck Riboud will step down as CEO after 18 years leading the French food giant. Across the Channel, the UK government announced plans for a food crime unit to tackle fraud. In emerging markets, Lactalis struck a deal to buy dairy assets from Brazil's BRF, while Egyptian snack group Bisco Misr said Kellogg had expressed an interest in buying the business.


Hannah Abdulla | 8 Sep 2014

Danone CEO Franck Riboud surprised this market this week with his decision to step down from the role after 18 years. Elsewhere, a report into the UK food supply chain was published, while KP Snacks announced it is mulling the closure of two of its UK plants.


Poorna Rodrigo | 13 Jun 2014

Indian dairy cooperative Amul said it has solved a "misunderstanding" that sparked protests by farmers at its Anand headquarters this week.


Hannah Abdulla | 19 May 2014

This week we returned from Vietnam after exploring the country's dairy sector. Russia hit the headlines once again as its EU pork ban weighed heavy on Danish Crown's list of woes, and its ongoing battle with Ukrainian confectioner over seized assets continued. Win-wise, Wilmar celebrated after a revised takeover bid for Goodman Fielder was accepted and elsewhere Bon-Bon Buddies secured a UK distribution deal with Italian confectioner Zaini. Here is the week in quotes.


Katy Askew | 16 May 2014

India's Gujarat Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation has revealed plans to ramp up production after annual sales of the Amul brand spiked by around one-third last year.


Katy Askew | 16 May 2014

India's Gujarat Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation has revealed plans to ramp up production after annual sales of the Amul brand spiked by around one-third last year.


Raghavendra Verma | 27 Feb 2014

India's Banaskantha District Cooperative Milk Producers' Union, a member of the Gujarat Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation that owns the popular Amul brand, is to set up two more dairy plants.


Raghavendra Verma | 27 Feb 2014

India's Banaskantha District Cooperative Milk Producers' Union, a member of the Gujarat Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation that owns the popular Amul brand, is to set up two more dairy plants.


Raghavendra Verma | 19 Feb 2014

India's Banaskantha District Cooperative Milk Producers' Union, a member of the Gujarat Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation, which owns the popular Amul brand, is setting up a processing unit near New Delhi.


Raghavendra Verma | 15 Jan 2014

The chairman of India's Gujarat Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation, the company behind the Amul brand, has been removed from his post it has been confirmed.

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