Patanjali to launch more dairy items,enter cattle feed segment

Patanjali to launch more dairy items,enter cattle feed segment

Yoga Guru Ramdev today said Patanjali will soon launch more dairy products, cattle feed and natural manure as it is aiming total turnover of Rs 10,000 crore by next year.

Dabur doesn't see threat from Patanjali's 'faith-based' items

Dabur doesn't see threat from Patanjali's 'faith-based' items

New Delhi: Dabur India on Monday said it is not worried about challenge to its 'science-based' ayurvedic FMCG items from 'faith-based' products from the stables of Yoga guru Baba Ramdev's Patanjali and Sri Sri Ayurveda of Art of Living, saying competition has helped in expanding the market.

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HUL completes sale of its 'Modern Bakery' brand

HUL completes sale of its 'Modern Bakery' brand

 FMCG major Hindustan Unilever Ltd (HUL) has completed sale of its bread and bakery business under 'Modern' brand to Everstone Group's Nimman Foods Pvt Ltd.

Not ready to print larger pictorial warnings on cigarette packets, says ITC

Not ready to print larger pictorial warnings on cigarette packets, says ITC

FMCG major ITC today said it is not ready to print larger pictorial warnings on its cigarette packs, as required under a new government norm, and its factories will be shut till clarity emerges on the matter.

Nestle dragged to court in UP over 'sub-standard' Maggi

Nestle dragged to court in UP over 'sub-standard' Maggi

 Nestle India and its two sellers have been dragged to court over alleged sub-standard Maggi noodles, a charge denied by the FMCG major which questioned the testing standards.

Dera Sacha Sauda firm MSG All Trading launches 151 products

Dera Sacha Sauda firm MSG All Trading launches 151 products

MSG All Trading International Pvt Ltd, a Dera Sacha Sauda firm, on Sunday said it has introduced 151 products including food items.
 

Rail Budget 2016: Railways to tap auto and FMCG sectors in big way

Rail Budget 2016: Railways to tap auto and FMCG sectors in big way

Facing a decline in loadings demand, railways is mulling various options including entering into untapped areas like auto and FMCG to increase freight revenue.

 

ITC's Yippee nears Rs 1K-crore mark, gains from Maggi controversy

ITC's Yippee nears Rs 1K-crore mark, gains from Maggi controversy

Diversified group ITC's instant noodles brand Yippee is inching closer to become a Rs 1,000-crore brand, making the most out of the controversy that hit rival Nestle's Maggi.

 

Gillette India appoints Al Rajwani as Managing Director

Besides, Narendra P Sarda has also been appointed as an Independent Director of the company, it added.

GCPL net jumps 39% on soaring rural sales, cheaper inputs

Homegrown FMCG player Godrej Consumer Products Ltd (GCPL) on Wednesday reported 39 percent rise in net profit at Rs 199.23 crore for April-June quarter of this fiscal, boosted by cheaper raw materials and a massive spurt in rural sales following product innovations.

Hindustan Unilever Q1 net rises 4% to Rs 1,059 crore

FMCG major Hindustan Unilever's (HUL) standalone net profit remained flat at Rs 1,059.14 crore for the first quarter ended June 30, 2015 due to subdued demand in rural markets.

HDFC MF sells 2.01% stake in Procter & Gamble for Rs 429 cr

HDFC Mutual Fund has reduced its stake in FMCG firm Procter & Gamble Hygiene & Health Care Ltd (P&G) by 2.01 percent by selling 6.52 lakh shares for Rs 429 crore in the open market.

HUL reorganises go-to-market ops, creates 14 consumer clusters

FMCG major Hindustan Unilever (HUL) today said it has reorganised its go-to-market operations from traditional four sales branches to 14 consumer clusters to service diverse consumers across channels and geographies.

Nestle stock hit by Maggi row, sinks 9%

After falling 11.86 percent to Rs 6,000 in intra-day trade, shares of Nestle finally settled at Rs 6,191.10, down 9.05 percent from its previous close on the BSE.
On the NSE, it tanked 9 percent to end at Rs 6,186.95.

Emami gets into haircare, acquires Kesh King for Rs 1,651 cr

Emami's current oil portfolio includes Navratna Cool Oil and Emami 7 Oil in One Damage Control Hair Oil.

Godrej to focus on FMCG, consumer durables: Adi Godrej

Homegrown conglomerate Godrej Group on Thursday said it will focus on consumer products to spearhead its growth in the future.

Colgate announces VRS for its employees at Waluj

FMCG major Colgate-Palmolive India Wednesday announced a voluntary retirement scheme (VRS) for employees at its toothpowder manufacturing facility at Waluj in Maharashtra.

Godrej Consumer Q4 net up 12.39% at Rs 265.57 crore

FMCG major Godrej Consumer Products (GCPL) on Tuesday reported a 12.39 percent increase in its consolidated net profit at Rs 265.57 crore for the fourth quarter ended March 31.

RB to enter into new product segments through existing brands

FMCG major RB India (erstwhile Reckitt Benckiser) is planning a foray into multiple segments including deodorants by expanding portfolio of its existing brands such as Harpic, Dettol and Dermicool.