Nivea its First Manufacturing Facility in India

German personal care major Beiersdorf AG’s affiliate Nivea India Private Ltd., opened its $156 million plant at Sanand in the western state of Gujarat, its first in the country. The 775,000 square feet  land was acquired by the company from the Gujarat Industrial Development Corporation last year. Currently, the factory has 200 employees, and has [...]

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India’s DLF Brands To Expand Third Party Retail Stores

 DLF Brands operates stores of overseas brands such as Mango, Forever 21, DKNY, Sunglass Hut and Claire’s. It also runs stores for Mothercare a U.K-based retailer which specializes in products for expectant mothers and in general merchandise for children up to 8 years old. It plans to increase its 60 Mothercare stores spread over 25 [...]

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Carbonated Drink Sales Rise Rapidly in Indai

Contemporary changes in India indicate a shift in the consumption of traditional beverages such as buttermilk, fresh lemonade, and coconut water to carbonated and sweetened beverages, reports FnB News. The World Health Organization reports that while the sales of sugar-sweetened beverages have been relatively static or declining in many high-income countries in recent years, they [...]

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Ice Cream Sales Rise 20% Annually in India

“The sales of ice cream doubled between 2007 and 2012, and are expected to do so again in the five years ending 2017, reaching $1.1 billion. The ice cream industry is seeing double-digit growth year-on-year,” says Aziz Hafizi, president of Pastonji Brand and Holding Private Ltd., a company that manufactures Creambell Ice Cream. Several factors [...]

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Cargill Grows its Feed Business in India

Cargill India started sales of its animal feed product in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh only last year, and has surpassed its target by almost 40%. “After starting our animal feed business in Uttar Pradesh, we had clocked average monthly sales of 250 tons against our initial target of 180 tons,” Cargill India Private [...]

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