Britannia ramps up premium portfolio to deal with economic slowdown

Lesser exposure to the sub-H100 category has improved profitability, company says

published on : 13th November 2019

New factories worth hundreds of crores lined up despite economic slump

Firms such as Britannia, Nestle and PepsiCo may turn aggressive with their expansion plans post corporate tax cut

published on : 21st September 2019

Slowdown pinches FMCG heads’ pockets

Even categories with a high contribution of small packs such as shampoos, soaps, chips, biscuits, toothpaste have seen decline in sales compared to last year.

published on : 11th September 2019

Britannia to increase prices 'marginally' to beat slowdown

'In the third quarter, a slight increase in prices will happen', Vinay Subramanyam, Head (marketing) of Britannia Industries told reporters here.

published on : 22nd August 2019

Despite slowdown, Britannia to embark on aggressive expansion abroad

Britannia is setting up a new facility in Bihar and is planning to set up a new facility in West Bengal or expand its older facility in Assam.

published on : 11th August 2019

Britannia plans cross-border expansion

The company is looking at countries such as Bangladesh and Myanmar, and is also evaluating some of the African countries such as Nigeria, Kenya and others to set up units.

published on : 10th August 2019

FMCG giants picking up stakes in start-ups

Main reasons behind big-ticket investments in the sector are innovation, technology-driven, better marketing understanding and a passion for market disruption.

published on : 16th July 2019