Archives August 2017

Is Tropicana running out of juice?

August 31, 2017 |by indiafood forum | Comments Off on Is Tropicana running out of juice? | FOOD & GROCERY | , , ,

The juice flagship from PepsiCo slips 10% in three years even as Dabur’s Real holds on…READ MORE

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Grocery stores draw Millennials with in-store restaurants

August 31, 2017 |by indiafood forum | Comments Off on Grocery stores draw Millennials with in-store restaurants | FOOD & GROCERY | ,

As online grocery shopping grows, many supermarkets are adding sit-down restaurants in a move to attract more millennials. And it seems to be working…READ MORE

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After approval for FDI in retail, are online grocery market headed for better times?

August 31, 2017 |by indiafood forum | Comments Off on After approval for FDI in retail, are online grocery market headed for better times? | FOOD & GROCERY | ,

Not only has this made the segment bigger, it has also opened up avenues for players in terms of how they conduct business…READ MORE

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How India is powering US retailer Target with digital innovations

August 31, 2017 |by indiafood forum | Comments Off on How India is powering US retailer Target with digital innovations | FOOD & GROCERY | , ,

Under the stewardship of Valli Bollavaram, Target India has emerged as a classic example of India’s innovation and engineering potential…READ MORE

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After sluggish growth for two years, QSR companies see an uptick

August 31, 2017 |by indiafood forum | Comments Off on After sluggish growth for two years, QSR companies see an uptick | FOOD SERVICE | ,

Stocks of the three listed restaurant companies in India touched 52-week highs in August, gaining more than half a billion dollars in the past 3 months…READ MORE

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Folk music icon Raghu Dixit invests in craft beer brand Geist

August 31, 2017 |by indiafood forum | Comments Off on Folk music icon Raghu Dixit invests in craft beer brand Geist | FOOD SERVICE | ,

Millennials are buying brews with newer tastes and beginning to sustain craft brands in top Indian metros even though Geist is probably the only one after White Rhino in Gurgaon to operate from a fully-owned brewery…READ MORE

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Dev Amritesh quits Jubilant FoodWorks, joins Compass Group as its MD

August 31, 2017 |by indiafood forum | Comments Off on Dev Amritesh quits Jubilant FoodWorks, joins Compass Group as its MD | FOOD SERVICE | , , ,

Last month, Sachin Sharma, president & chief financial officer and key managerial personnel of the company had also resigned from the services of the company…READ MORE

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With Rs 50 crore, Orkla eyes a bite of food-tech startups

August 31, 2017 |by indiafood forum | Comments Off on With Rs 50 crore, Orkla eyes a bite of food-tech startups | FOOD SERVICE | , ,

Norwegian parent company of MTR Foods sets up venture fund to invest in early-stage firms…READ MORE

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Coca-Cola’s CEO James Quincey to visit India this week

August 30, 2017 |by indiafood forum | Comments Off on Coca-Cola’s CEO James Quincey to visit India this week | FOOD & GROCERY | , ,

James Quincey, president and chief executive of Coca-Cola, will be in India this week on his first trip to the country. The visit, which begins on Thursday in Mumbai, comes four months after the British-born executive took over the reins of Coca-Cola from former CEO Muhtar Kent in May…READ MORE

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Patanjali to launch bottled water called ‘Divya Jal’ this Diwali

August 30, 2017 |by indiafood forum | Comments Off on Patanjali to launch bottled water called ‘Divya Jal’ this Diwali | FOOD & GROCERY | , ,

Patanjali Ayurved is preparing to launch Divya Jal packaged drinking water—sourced from the foothills of the Himalayas—across north India…READ MORE

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