8 Legendary Indian Packaged Food Brands We Swear By For Their Delectable Goodies
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India, a country with immense diversity and creativity, began its journey of being a self-sufficient nation long time back. Britannia, one of the oldest companies for packaged foods was established in 1892 and Amul, an Indian dairy co-operative society was started in 1947 and since then, there’s no looking back. In this list, we’re here to tell you about 8 homegrown food brands that deal in packaged food, so you can support them during the difficult times, but also, see for yourself everything the local brands have to offer ‘cause its time to go ‘Vocal For Local’.
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Haldirams started in Bikaner in 1937 as a lil shop that offered traditional namkeen and sweets. When Haldirams set up a shop in Delhi in 1982, this name became the epitome of hygiene, quality, taste and innovation. They began with 15 products, but in the present, they’re dealing in hundreds of goodies that are priced modestly and taste absolutely delicious.
2. Kohinoor Foods Limited
Kohinoor Foods Limited was founded back in 1976 with the aim to provide the best quality of Basmati rice to the people of India. Somewhere between 2003-2006, they launched ready-to-eat Indian curries and food preparation products, along with frozen foods. They also offer spices, sauces and condiments that y’all need to try.
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Formed in 1946 by Dr V Kurien in Gujarat, Amul is known for its high-quality milk and other dairy products like bread spreads, cheese, paneer, dahi, ghee, milk powder and a wide range of ice-creams & sweets. The milk producers are directly linked to the customer, ensuring top-notch quality and making them one of the largest milk producers in the world.
4. Britannia Industries
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This is one of the leading food companies in the country that has a head-quarter in Kolkata and was started in 1892. Presently, it is a part of the Wadia Group whose delectable goodies reach over 50% Indian households. They offer biscuits, cakes, cheese, cream wafers, croissants and fresh dairy products that are loved by the majority of the population.
Price | Rs 10 Onwards
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5. MTR Foods
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MTR Foods was established in 1924 by the Maiya family in Bangalore. They’re into convenience foods and instant mixes that stands true to the Indian heritage and traditions. Their products include ready-to-eat curries and gravies, frozen food, ice-cream, instant mixes and a variety of spices, pickles & papads.
6. Kwality Foods
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Kwality Food, based in Bangalore, was once a family-run business dealing in spices. With their innovative products, they have spread across 20 nations with an experience of over 2 decades. From delicious breakfast cereals to tangy masalas and a variety of instant mixes, these goodies need to be in your kitchen.
7. Bisk Farm
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Bisk Farm is known for its delish biscuits, cakes, rusks, cookies and snacks that are uniquely flavoured and priced decently. Since it’s inception in 2000 in Kolkata, Bisk Farm has carved a niche market for itself with an assortment of goodies to satisfy different tastes and palates.
8. Mother Dairy
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Mother Dairy was started in 1974 to make India milk-sufficient, and it has succeeded well. In recent years, Mother Dairy has diversified its range of products to edible oils, fruits and vegetables, fruit juices, jams, mishti doi, frozen vegetables and pulses to meet the different needs of Indian households.
So, folks, go local with these brands and you won’t be disappointed!