Consumer goods firm ITC eyes wellness and food segments for growth

INDIA – ITC Limited, the Kolkata based fast moving consumer goods (fmcg) and hotels company is betting on wellness and food segments to drive its financial agenda. According to Managing Director, Sanjiv Puri, the company will continue its focus on the organic route to grow its fmcg business and strengthen its existing mother brands in…

FMCG startup QwikPik partners Swiggy to pilot delivery of its heat & eat pizzas

ASIA - QwikPik, a startup technology offering ready to serve snacks and meals has partnered with Swiggy for delivery of its food products in India, according to ET Retail. The partnership involves QwikPik Technology’s packaged food brand Yumlane through a pilot program across select locations in Mumbai with possibilities to extend the partnership across all…

FSSAI wants calorie count on restaurant menu to promote healthy habits

INDIA - The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India has called on restaurants to voluntarily indicate calorie counts on menus to promote healthy diets and lifestyles in the country, reported ET Retail. The food regulator has also asked the e-commerce and retail companies to promote healthy options such as fortified foods on their landing…