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INDIA: Britannia hit by strike action

18 Jul 2014

Indian biscuit manufacturer Britannia Industries has confirmed strike action by contract labour has hit production at a factory in Delhi.

INDIA: Britannia FY profits up on margin expansion

30 May 2014

Britannia Industries, the Indian biscuits-to-dairy giant, has booked a jump in full-year earnings as stronger operating margins and higher sales boosted the bottom line.

India briefing: Foreign, domestic FMCG firms fight for share

31 Oct 2013

India presents significant potential to overseas FMCG firms - and some, like PepsiCo, Cadbury and United Biscuits have built big businesses in the market. However, India has its own domestic titans while there are smaller firms that can compete by offering products that are different to bigger foreign brands. Raghavendra Verma reports from New Delhi.

INDIA: Britannia to build Gujarat biscuit facility

13 Aug 2013

Indian food group Britannia Industries has confirmed plans to build a new biscuit facility in Gujarat in the west of the country.

INDIA: Britannia profit surges as sales gain

24 May 2013

Indian food group Britannia Industries has booked higher net profit for fiscal 2012/13, boosted by higher sales.

INDIA: Britannia Industries H1 profits climb

6 Nov 2012

Indian food giant Britannia Industries has recorded an increase in first-half earnings.

Quote, unquote: just-food's week in words

25 Jun 2012

New Carrefour CEO Georges Plassat took to the stage this week at the firm's AGM, where he informed attendees of the tough task ahead to revive the ailing group.

INDIA: Britannia Industries FY profits jump

29 May 2012

Indian food giant Britannia Industries has booked higher annual profits as it controlled costs and saw NPD improve sales.

INDIA: India's dairy sector wants export ban lifted

5 Apr 2012

India's US$70bn dairy sector has asked the country's government to lift the ban on export of milk and milk products, telling just-food domestic supplies are sufficiently healthy for international trading.

UK: FMCG veteran Puri takes Tate & Lyle research role

23 Feb 2012

Ajai Puri, a former executive with baby food group Numico and The Coca-Cola Co., has joined Tate & Lyle's board of directors.

INDIA: Britannia profits leap 45% on margins, sales

13 Feb 2012

Britannia Industries booked a 45% jump in quarterly profits, as the Indian biscuit and dairy group reaped the benefits of higher sales and improved margins.

INDIA: Britannia books higher H1 sales, profit

14 Nov 2011

Indian food group Britannia Industries has reported a jump in half-year profits on the back of improved efficiency and higher sales.

INDIA: Britannia Industries profits jump in Q1

8 Aug 2011

Indian food manufacturer Britannia Industries has recorded a jump in profits in the first quarter of its financial year.

INDIA: Britannia launches biscuit for health-conscious women

19 Jul 2011

Indian biscuit maker Britannia Industries has launched a product designed to appeal to health-conscious female consumers.

INDIA: Britannia to build plant, R&D centre in Bangalore

18 Jul 2011

Indian biscuit manufacturer Britannia Industries has confirmed to just-food that it will set up a bakery and an R&D centre on the outskirts of Bangalore.

Focus: India - healthy market with bright future

21 Apr 2011

Demand for healthier food is a mainstay of the industry landscape in markets like the UK but it is increasingly gaining traction in emerging markets. Euromonitor International's Mickael Dominguez analyses the growth of the health and wellness category in India.

Best bits: The BRIC markets are still emerging

21 Mar 2011

just-food's BRICs and beyond column aims to highlight the risks - and rewards - of operating in the world's emerging markets. The interest in markets like Brazil and Russia remains intense and, due to the demographic, geographic and economic differences between the four countries - as well as their potential for growth - the clamour for information on what makes each market tick grows by the day.

BRICs and beyond: Foreign firms face fight for India's biscuit market

18 Mar 2011

Kraft Foods' recent move to launch its Oreo biscuit brand into India has drawn attention to what is a growing sector in the country. India's biscuit market is attracting growing multinational interest but powerful domestic players already dominate the market and the jury is out over whether foreign companies can easily grab market share. Mini Pant Zachariah reports for just-food from Mumbai.


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