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  • One of India’s oldest food companies
  • Product offerings spread across a wide spectrum
  • First company east of the Suez Canal to use imported gas ovens
  • One of India’s most trusted brands

The company was started in the year 1892 in Calcutta (now Kolkata) as a biscuit factory with an initial investment of just Rs 295 (US$ 4.76). From a humble beginning, Britannia Industries Ltd is presently one of India’s most popular food industries. The company's offerings are spread across the spectrum with products ranging from the healthy and economical Tiger biscuits to the more lifestyle-oriented Milkman Cheese. Having succeeded in garnering the trust of almost one-third of India's one billion population and a strong management at the helm, Britannia continues to dream big on its path of innovation and quality.


Britannia: India’s most trusted food brand

2013 Wins the Manufacturing Supply Chain Award for End to End Customer Solution Excellence
2012 Wins Global award given out by World Quality Congress
2010 Gets presented the Master Brand 2010 Award by CMO Council
2006 Acquires 51 per cent stake in Bengaluru-based bakery food retailer Daily Bread.
2002 Britannia New Zealand Foods Pvt Ltd is born

Updated: December, 2014

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India’s share in global sugar production in 2022 is forecast at 15 per cent at around 32 million tonnes.
x IBEF : India Brand Equity Foundation