Food

 

The last decade has been a period of dynamic growth for non-alcoholic drinks and has witnessed completely new segment of the food market in India taking shape. To capitalize on the RKJ group's significantly important relationship with Pepsi Foods, it decided to venture into Foods sector, which is second largest business for Pepsi all over the world. Fast food is the most happening things across the world.

The group became the first franchisee for Yum Restaurants International [formerly PepsiCo Restaurants (India) Private Limited] in India. It has exclusive franchise rights for Northern & Eastern India. Out of 56 operational Pizza Hut restaurants in the country 27 restaurants are owned and run by its company. These restaurants are located at Defence Colony, Alaknanda, Vikas Puri, Green Park, Karol Bagh, New Friends Colony, Connaught Place, Basant Lok, Greater Kailash, Jaipur (2), Agra, Noida (2), Faridabad (2), Chandigarh (2), Ludhiana, Jallandhar, Amritsar, Gurgaon (3), Kushambi(Ghaziabd) and Kolkatta (2).

All these restaurants are making good profits & are dominating the market. The name of business entity is Devyani International Private Limited.

Ice Creams under "Candia" brand

The group has its presence in the Ice Cream segment since 1991, when it started manufacturing and marketing Ice Cream under the brand name of "Gaylord" in the state of U.P.

During 1996 it sold its brand to Brooke Bond and started supplying Ice Cream to Hindustan Lever as their Ice Cream sourcing plant. After working for 10 years in this field, during 2003 it has launched its own brand in technical and marketing collaboration with Candia of France.