Interview: Health, wellness categories key to India’s top rice exporter for growth


After having established itself as the world’s largest rice miller and India’s leading exporter of fragrant and long-grained varieties of basmati rice, India Gate recently broke new ground by diversifying into health foods—chia and flax seeds.  Biman Mukherji spoke to Ayush Gupta, Business Head, India Gate Basmati Rice at KRBL Ltd, to understand the reasons as well […]

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FSSAI bans sale of junk food within 50 metres of school campus


To ensure safe and wholesome food for schoolchildren, Arun Singhal, CEO of the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) has restricted the sale of junk and unhealthy food in canteens of schools and other educational institutions. The top food regulator of the country has prohibited the sale and advertisement of unhealthy food within […]

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