In this blog post you’ll come across top 50 FMCG companies of India along with their address, location, revenue and information about the founder and CEO as well.
Also note that this list is in no particular order.
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Top 10 FMCG Companies in India
Hands down, when it comes to the top 10 FMCG companies in India, Patanjali has to be on top of my list. The company is headquartered in Haridwar with its registered office in Delhi.
It is also one of the fastest-growing FMCG companies in India and competes with foreign companies like HUL, P & G and more.
In the year 2018, the company generated the revenue of ₹9500 crores (2018).
- cleaning agents.
- personal care products.
- Ayurvedic medicine.
- Fashion and more.
Address; S 323, Shivalik Nagar, S Cluster, Haridwar, Uttarakhand 249403.
Revenue; ₹9500 crore (2018).
Founder; Acharya Balkrishna & Baba Ramdev
CEO; Acharya Balkrishna.
Next to Patanjali, Emami is another Indian FMCG company that was founded in 1974. This company is best known for its beauty cream and products in the men’s category.
The company has also got involved in controversies many times due to its racial approach towards promoting fairness cream
In the year 2008, this Emami acquired Zandu Pharmaceutical, a top pharma company in India for Rs 703 Crores.
- Navratna Oil.
- Boroplus Antiseptic Cream.
- Fair and Handsome.
- Navratna Cool Talc.
- Sona Chandi Chyawanprash.
- Zandu Balm.
- Himani Fast Relief and more.
Address; A wing, 701, 7th floor, Express Zone, Western Express Highway, near Patel, Engineering, Diagonally opposite Oberoi Mall, Goregaon East Mumbai.
Employees; 25,000 (2016).
Revenue; ₹2,829 crore (US$400 million) (2017).
Founder; R S Agarwal & R S Goenka
CEO; N H Bhansali.
Dabur is one of my favourite FMCG companies in India. I personally loved their products, especially the Dabur Chyawanprash and Red Tooth Paste which I personally use myself.
The company was founded in 1884 by S. K. Burman and it is one of the largest FMCG companies in India.
This is a public limited company with ₹9,354 crores in total assets and ₹8,989 crores as revenue in 2020.
Top Products categories;
- Health Supplements.
- Natural Health Products.
- Food Supplements.
- Digestive OTC.
- -Health care Ayurveda.
- Traditional Herbal Medicinal products and more.
Address; 12, Pimpripada Rd, Sankalp 1 Co-Operative Housing Society, Malad East, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400097.
Revenue; ₹8,989 crores (US$1.3 billion).
Founder; S. K. Burman.
CEO;Mohit Malhotra (CEO)
Now here comes the big daddy of all FMCG companies in India i.e. HUL or Hindustan Unilever Limited. HUL is a subsidiary of Unilever, a British-dutch consumer company.
The company is headquartered in Mumbai with offices all across the globe.
As of 2020, the company’s portfolio had 35 product brands in 20 categories in skincare, health, food and other such sectors.
- cleaning agents.
- personal care products.
- Water purifiers and other fast-moving consumer goods.
Address; Parshiwada, Kajuwadi, Chakala, Andheri East, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400047.
Revenue; ₹38,785 crores (US$5.4 billion)
CEO; Sanjiv Mehta (CEO)
5. PEPSI Co
PepsiCo is yet another one of my favourite FMCG companies in India with a total headcount of 267,000 (2019). It is one of the largest FMCG companies in India in terms of market capitalization and employability.
In fact, PepsiCo is the second-largest food and beverage business in the world.
Pepsi, Diet Pepsi, Mountain Dew, Lay’s, Gatorade, Tropicana, 7 Up, Doritos, Brisk, Quaker Foods are top-performing products of this company.
- Diet Pepsi.
- Mountain Dew.
- 7 Up.
- Quaker Foods and more.
Address; Anchorage building, Govandi Station Rd, near Amarnath pati ground, Mumbai, Maharashtra.
Employees; 267,000 (2019)
Revenue; US$67.16 billion (2019).
Founder; Caleb Bradham.
CEO; Ramon Laguarta.
6. Bisleri International Pvt Ltd
Founded in 1969 by Jayantilal Chauhan, Bisleri is yet another fast-moving consumer goods company in India. Although the company does not manufacture a wide range of products, they are a well-known brand of bottled water.
The company is currently headed by Ramesh Chauhan who is chairman of this company.
Bisleri is headquartered in Mumbai, Maharashtra and serves in India and UAE.
- Bottled water.
Address; Western Express Hwy, Parshiwada, Chakala, Andheri East, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400099.
Revenue; 210 million USD (2018)
Founder; Jayantilal Chauhan.
CEO; Ramesh Chauhan.
Headquartered in the USA, Colgate is one of India’s biggest FMCG companies in India. The company is having upper hand in production, distribution and provision of household, health care, personal care and veterinary products.
One of the top-performing products of this company is Colgate toothpaste which is famous worldwide.
- Afta Lotion.
- Anthony longlife soap.
- Anbesol Ajax.
- Axion Bambeanos.
- Caprice (shampoo).
- Cibaca (India)
- Cold Power.
- Colgate and more.
Address; : Colgate Research Centre, Main St, Hiranandani Gardens, Sainath Nagar, Powai, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400076.
Employees; 34,500 (2018).
Revenue; US$15.5 billion (2018).
Founder; William Colgate
CEO; Noel R. Wallace.
8. P & G
Acronym for Procter and Gamble, P & G is an American based FMCG company in India. With headquarter in Cincinnati, Ohio, the company manufactures a wide range of products in the category of personal health/consumer health, and personal care and hygiene.
It also manufactures products in the category of foods, snacks, and beverages.
As of 2020, the company has total assets of US$120.7 billion, 99,000 employees and generated US$70.95 billion in revenue.
- Baby Care-Pampers. Nappies, Pants and Baby Wipes.
- Fabric Care- Ariel.
- Feminine Care-Whisper
- Grooming-Gillette. Razors, Blades and Men’s Grooming
- Hair Care-Head & Shoulders.
Address; P&G Plaza, Cardinal Gracious Road, Chakala, Andheri East, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400099.
Revenue; US$70.95 billion.
Founder; William Procter & James Gamble
CEO; David S. Taylor.
9. Hershey India
The Hershey Company is an American and best FMCG company in India that was founded on February 9, 1894; 126 years ago. The company started as a chocolate manufacturing company and later became one of the largest chocolate manufacturers in the world.
Today, the company produces tons of products in a wide range of categories including cookies, cakes, milkshakes, drinks, and many more.
Hershey syrup and Hershey milkshake are two top-performing products in India of this company.
- Hershey bar.
- Hershey’s Kisses.
- Reese’s Peanut Butter.
- Cups Brookside.
- Chocolates Ice.
- Breakers candy.
- Breath Savers.
- Jolly Rancher.
- Twizzlers and more.
Address; Schindler House, Hiranandani Gardens, Sainath Nagar, Powai, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400076.
Employees; 022 2572 7800.
Revenue; US$1.5 billion.
Founder; Milton S. Hershey.
CEO; Michele Buck.
10. Johnson & Johnson Pvt Ltd
Johnson & Johnson needs no introduction. Over the past 3 decades, this company has established its names as top FMCG companies in India in the category of baby care products.
The company is having an upper hand in medical devices, pharmaceutical, and consumer packaged goods.
In the year 2018, this company ranked 38th in the Fortune 500 list and was the largest corporation in the USA by revenue.
Top Products categories;
- Baby Care Nutritionals.
- Oral Health Care.
- Over-the-Counter Medicines.
- Skin & Hair Care.
- Vision Care.
- Wound Care & Topicals.
Address; Arena Space, behind Majas Depot, Shyam Nagar, Jogeshwari East, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400060.
Employees; 132,200 (2019)
Revenue; US$85 billion (2018)
Founder; Robert Wood Johnson I, James Wood Johnson and Edward Mead Johnson.
CEO; Alex Gorsky.
11. LOreal India Pvt Ltd
All girls can resonate with this company as LOreal is one of the largest cosmetics companies in India. They produce and manufacture products related to hair colour, skincare, sun protection, make-up, perfume, and hair care.
The company is having 6 research and development centres across the globe and employees about 88,000 (2019) people.
Lancôme, Maybelline, NYX Cosmetics and Garnier are the subsidiaries companies in LOreal.
- hair colour.
- skin care.
- sun protection.
- hair care and more.
Address; A-Wing, 8th Floor, Marathon Futurex, N.M. Joshi Marg, Lower Parel (E) Mumbai 400013.
Employees; 88,000 (2019).
Revenue; €29.87 billion (2019)
Founder; Eugène Schueller.
CEO; Jean-Paul Agon.
12. Marico Ltd
Marico is one of India’s leading FMCG companies with headquarters in Mumbai, India. The company was founded by Harsh Mariwala on 2 April 1990 30 years ago.
Since then, Marico Ltd has established a sweet spot in the list of FMCG companies in India.
The company produces products in the category of hair care, skincare, edible oils, health foods, male grooming, and fabric care.
Among the company’s top-performing products are Set Wet, Parachute, Saffola Oil, Saffola Masala Oats & Saffola Fittify.
- Set Wet.
- Saffola Oil.
- Saffola Masala Oats & Saffola Fittify.
Address; 7th floor, Grande Palladium, 175, CST Road, Kolivery Village, MMRDA Area, Kalina, Santa Cruz (East, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400098.
Employees; 1665 (2018).
Revenue; ₹7,334 crore (₹73 billion)
Founder; Harsh Mariwala.
CEO; Saugata Gupta.
When talking about the best FMCG companies in India, ITC or Indian Tobacco Company has to be on my list. The company started as Imperial Tobacco Company of India Limited and was renamed as Indian Tobacco Company.
The company is having a market capitalisation of US$35 billion and it employs over 36,500 people at more than 60 locations across India.
ITC is also in the list of Fortune 2000 companies.
- Fiama Di Wills.
- Savlon Soap & Handwash.
- Essenza Di Wills.
- Superia and Engage.
- Gold Flake and a lot more.
Address; Pentagon Tower 1, Slip Rd to Tower-3/4, Magarpatta, Hadapsar, Pune, Maharashtra 411028.
Employees; 27,279 (2019)
Revenue; ₹52,035 crore (US$7.3 billion) (2019)
CEO; Sanjiv Puri
14. Nestle India Ltd
This is the world’s largest food company, hence it makes sense to mention them in my list of top FMCG companies in India. The company is also ranked at 64th spot in the list of Fortune 500 companies.
The company produces and manufactures baby food, medical food, bottled water, breakfast products and cereals, coffee and tea, dairy products, ice cream and more.
Among the companies, top-performing products are Nespresso, Nescafé, Kit Kat, Smarties, Nesquik, Stouffer’s, Vittel, and Maggi.
- Kit Kat.
- Vittel and Maggi.
Address; First floor, ICC Chambers, Saki Vihar Rd, Muranjan Wadi, Marol, Andheri East, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400072
Employees; 352,000 (2019)
Revenue; CHF91.43 billion (2018)
Founder; Henri Nestlé.
CEO; Ulf Mark Schneider
15. Britannia Industries Ltd
Britannia Industries serves one of the largest FMCG companies in India having hands-on Bakery products including biscuits, bread, cakes and rusk. Currently, the company is part of the Wadia group headed by Nusli Wadia.
Despite the company’s involvement in several controversies, Britannia still enjoys a decent market share and profits.
Biscuits, bread and dairy products are the main food items that the company produces.
- Bakery products including biscuits, bread, cakes and rusk.
- Dairy products including milk, butter, cheese, ghee and dahi.
Address;Reay Road East, Mazgaon, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400010.
Revenue; ₹10,672.97 crore.
This is one of the oldest FMCG companies of India that was started by Ardeshir Godrej and Pirojsha Burjorji Godrej in 1897. The business of this company spreads across various sectors including real estate, consumer products, industrial engineering, appliances, furniture, security and agricultural products and more.
The company is a 100% privately owned company with its headquarter in Mumbai, Maharashtra.
Currently, the company is run and managed by the Godrej family.
- Consumer goods.
- Home appliances.
- Electronics and more.
Address; Godrej & Boyce Manufacturing Co. Ltd. Pirojsha Nagar, Vikhroli, Mumbai 400079, India.
Employees; 28,000 (2016).
Revenue; 4.1 billion (2015).
Founder; Ardeshir Godrej and Pirojsha Burjorji.
CEO; Adi Godrej.
17. Varun Beverages Ltd
The next in this list of FMCG companies in India is Varun Beverages. This company manufactures bottles and distributes beverages. In fact, it is the biggest distributor of PepsiCo.
Apart from soda-based beverages, the company also distributes Tropicana fruit juice brands all across India.
Currently, the company distributes beverages in 27 states and seven union territories of India.
Top Products; The company does not manufacture any products. It is a distributor of PepsiCo in India.
Founder; Ravi Jaipuria.
CEO; Ravi Jaipuria.
18. Hatsun Agro Product Ltd
Hatsun Agro is one of the biggest FMCG companies in India based in Chennai. The company became a billion-dollar company in the year 2016 and was also awarded as the fastest-growing Asian diary company.
The company also plans to expand its operations in the Middle East and North America.
- Arun Icecreams.
- Hatsun Daily.
- Santosa and more.
Revenue; 5,400 crore.
Founder; Ganesan , founder Father of R. G. Chandramogan.
19. GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare Ltd
The next in this list of top 50 FMCG companies in India in 2020 is GlaxoSmithKline, a British based pharmaceutical company and FMCG company.
The company is having the market capitalization of £81 billion and it is the 4th largest company on London Stock Exchange.
This company is the tenth largest pharmaceutical company in the world and ranked 296 on the 2019 Fortune 500.
- Oral healthcare.
- Nutritional products,
- Over-the-counter medicines.
Address; A-10, Ambad – Uttam Nagar Rd, MIDC Area, MIDC Ambad, Nashik, Maharashtra 422010.
Revenue; GB£33.754 billion.
CEO; Emma Walmsley.
It would be unfair if I didn’t mention Amul in the list of FMCG companies in India. Started by Tribhuvandas Patel in 1946, Amul company is managed by a cooperative body, the Gujarat Co-operative Milk Marketing Federation Ltd
Amul was also the part of a white revolution that made India the largest producer of Milk and Milk related products.
- Amul Milk.
- Bread Spreads.
- Beverage Range.
- Ice Cream.
- Ghee and more.
Address; Amul Dairy Rd, Nandanvan Society, Popati Nagar, Anand, Gujarat 388001.
Employees; 1,000 (Marketing Arm) 36 lakh (3.6 million) (Milk producing members)
Revenue; 38,550 crore (US$5.4 billion) (2019-20)
Founder; Tribhuvandas Patel.
21. Coca Cola Company
If you are hunting for the best FMCG companies in India to invest then Coca Cola Company should be on your list.
Despite being the world’s largest producer of plastic waste, Coca Cola Company still managed to generate a revenue of US$37.27 billion (2019). All thanks to the quality of beverages that it manufactures for its loyal global customer base.
The company is public limited and its stocks are listed on the NYSE and is part of DJIA.
Top Products; List of Company’s products
Address; Temghar Lavasa Road, Pirangut, Maharashtra 412115.
Employees; 86,200 (2019).
Revenue; US$37.27 billion (2019)
Founder; John Stith Pemberton (as Coca-Cola) Asa Griggs Candler
CEO; James Quincey.
22. The Kellogg’s Company
This is an American food manufacturing company in India. The company largely produces cereal and convenience foods, including crackers and toaster pastries.
The products manufactured by Kellogg’s are sold in 100+ countries including India.
Corn Flakes, Frosted Flakes, Pringles, Eggo, and Cheez-It are the top-performing products of this company. In fact, my personal favourite is Corn Flakes.
- Corn Flakes.
- Frosted Flakes.
- Cheez-It and more.
Address; 001-1002, 10th Floor, Hiranandani Knowledge Park, Hiranandani Business Park, Powai, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400076.
Employees; 34,000 (2018).
Revenue; US$13.547 billion.
Founder; Will Keith Kellogg
CEO; Steven Cahillane
23. Jyothy Labs Ltd
With the turnover of ₹5.82 billion (US$82 million) and profit of ₹800 million, Jyothy Labs is next in this list of top FMCG companies in India.
The company started its operations in 1983 and today it has 21 manufacturing units at 14 locations across India. Ujala, Maxo, Exo, Jeeva and Maya are some of the top-performing products of this company.
- Maya and more.
Address; Ujala House, Ram Krishna Mandir Road, Kondivita, Off Andheri Kurla Road, Andheri East, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400059.
Revenue; ₹16.98 billion.
Founder; M. P. Ramachandran.
CEO; M. P. Ramachandran.
24. Bajaj Consumer Care Ltd
Founded by Mr Jamnalal Bajaj, Bajaj is another well-known brand in the list of best Indian FMCG companies.
Bajaj Consumer Care is the part of Bajaj Group and is involved in producing Sugar, Consumer Goods, Power Generation and Infrastructure Development and more.
The company is also a 2nd largest market player in the hair oil segment with its start product Bajaj Almond Drops Hair Oil and competing with Parachute.
- Consumer Goods.
- Power Generation.
- Infrastructure Development and more.
Address; 1203, Solitaire Corporate Park Apple Heritage 151 Sir Mathuradas Vasanji Road Chakala, Opp, Andheri East, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400093.
Employees; 1000 (Approx.
Revenue; 1000Cr +
Founder; Mr Jamnalal Bajaj.
CEO; Mr. Kushagra Bajaj.
25. Tasty Bites Eatables Ltd
Tasty Bites is one of the top small FMCG companies in India.
The company is privately owned and manufactures 30 products across various categories like entrées, rice, noodles and meal inspirations and ot more.
Its products are also available in every state of the USA.
- Agra Peas & Greens.
- Aloo Palak.
- Bangkok Beans.
- Bengal Lentils.
- Bombay Potatoes.
- Chana Masala.
- Jaipur Vegetables.
- Jodhpur Lentils.
- Kashmir Spinach.
Address; 201-202, A wing, 2nd Floor, Mayfair Towers, Old Mumbai Pune Road, Wakadewadi, Shivaji Nagar, Pune, Maharashtra 411005.
Founder; Ashok Vasudevan.
CEO; Ashok Vasudevan.
26. Jubilant Foodworks
As the name says, Jubilant Foodwors is another food manufacturing company in India. The company is based in Noida, UP and operates in franchises of Dominos in India, Nepal and Sri-Lanka.
The company also started the first ever Dunkin Donuts outlet in CP, Delhi.
In 2012, this company was also named as emerging food group of the year by Economics Times.
Top Products; Manges Dominos chain in India.
Address; Block B, Phase-2, Noida, Uttar Pradesh 201305.
Revenue; ₹361,050.77 lakh
CEO; Pratik Pota (CEO)
27. Westlife Development Ltd
This is a fast food manufacturing company in India and holds a franchisee of McDonald’s in western India and South India.
This company opened its first McDonald’s restaurant in India in 1996. Later on, the joint venture was converted into a master franchisee in 2010.
The company generates the revenue of ₹1,152.645 crore per year (approximately)
Top Products; Franchise holder of McDonald’s in India.
Address; Tower 3, Indiabulls Finance Center, Senapati Bapat Marg, Elphinstone Road, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.
Revenue; ₹1,152.645 crore.
CEO; B.L. Jatia
28. Parle Agro
A pioneer in Indian beverages industry, Parle Agro is next on my list of FMCG companies in India. This privately owned company is a manufacturer of some of India’s leading beverages including Frooti, Appy, LMN, Hippo and many more.
The company’s start performing product is frooti which gives them the maximum revenue and makes them apart from other FMCG companies of India.
- Appy Fizz
- Saint Juice.
- LMN and more.
Address; Western Express Highway, Parsi Wada, Chakala, Andheri East, near Muktidham Temple, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400099.
Revenue; ₹2,800 crore (US$431 million).
CEO; Schauna Chauhan (CEO).
Now here comes my personal favorite Indian FMCG company that I have loved since I was a kid. In fact, we all love Cadbury, a second largest confectionery brand known for its Dairy Milk Chocolates.
The company was started by John Cadbury in England in 1824. Fast forward to 2020, it is the best chocolate manufacturing company in India as well as the globe.
In India, Cadbury has manufacturing units in Thane, Induri (Pune) and Malanpur (Gwalior), Hyderabad, Bangalore and Baddi.
- Dairy Milk (various flavours).
- Starbar as Wunderbar.
- Cadbury Coconut.
- Mr. Big Caramilk.
Address; 414, Empire Complex, Ground Floor, Senapati Bapat Marg, Lower Parel, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400013.
Employees; 71,657 (2008)
Revenue; 1000 Cr+
Founder; John Cadbury.
CEO; Dirk Van de Put.
30. Parag milk foods
As the name says, Parag milk foods is an Indian FMCG company producing milk and milk products. The company is the second-largest producer of Cheese and first largest producer of cow Ghee under the product called Gowardhan Ghee.
It is estimated that the company procures 1.2 million litres of milk every day.
Cheese, Ghee and Yogurt are companies top-performing products that contribute 75% of the companies revenue.
- cottage cheese.
- Yogurt and more.
Address; 20th Floor, Nirmal Building, Nariman Point, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400021.
Revenue; ₹1,923 crore (US$270 million) (2018)
Founder; Devendra Shah,
CEO; Devendra Shah.
31. Zydus Wellness
Founded in 1988, Zydus Wellness Ltd. is a leading Indian FMCG company in the wellness category. Today, the company has turned into a larger business with popular brands like Sugarlite, Complan, Sugar-Free, Glucon-D, Everyuth, Nycil and Nutralite.
The company is also having a milk society network through which it supports 25,000 dairy farmers.
Currently, the company is run and managed by Mr Tarun Arora is the Chief Executive Officer and Whole Time Director.
- Sugar Free.
- Nycil and Nutralite.
Address; Jay Prakash Nagar, Goregaon, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400063.
Revenue; 1000 Cr+
CEO; Tarun Arora.
32. Manpasand beverages
Founded in 1998, Manpasand Beverages is an FMCG company in India with many controversies attached to it. The company’s founder Dhirendra Singh, his brother Hashvardhan Singh was arrested in 2019 for fraud of 40 Crore.
However, they were granted bail 25.7.19 by depositing a certain amount.
The company is known for its beverages, especially the MangoSip brand which is the second-largest mango selling drink in India.
- Mango Sip.
- Fruit Sip.
- Oxy Sip.
- Manpasand ORS.
Address; Manjusar Village, Savli Road, Vadodara-391 775. Gujarat, India.
Revenue; 717.11 crore+
Founder; Mr. Dhirendra Singh.
CEO; Mr. Dhirendra Singh.
33. Prataap snacks
Known for its flagship product, Diamond chips, Prataap snacks is next in this list of FMCG companies in India. The company offers a high quality of snacks to 1.2 million corners of India.
The company is also having 5 full-fledged manufacturing units across India to give best quality snacks to people of India.
It is estimated that Prataap Snacks is having a turnover of 900 Cr. and distribution in 28 states, which makes them top snack manufacturing companies of India.
- Diamond chips.
- Pepies and more.
Address; Khasra No. 378/2, Nemawar Road, Gram Palda, Indore – 452020, M.P. India.
Founder; Amit Kumat.
CEO; Amit Kumat.
34. Adani Wilmar
Catering the needs of 30 million consumers, Adani Wilmar has to be in the list of top FMCG companies in India.
The company is a joint venture between the Adani Group and Wilmar, a top FMCG company of Singapore. With the refining capacity of over 16800 tonnes a day, Adani Wilmar is the fastest growing FMCG company in India.
In the year 2020, this company secured 80th rank in Top 100 Most Trusted Brands 2020 by Brand Equity.
- Fortune Oil.
- Soya chunks.
- Soap and a lot more.
Address; Aggarwal Corporate Heights, Unit 601, Netaji Subhash Place, District Centre, Wazirpur 110 034, Delhi, India.
Founder; Adani and Wilmar group.
CEO; Tk Kanan.
35. United Breweries Group
This is an Indian conglomerate with beverages as its main focus. This company also promotes Kingfisher beer in India and owns various brands of alcohols.
The company also launched Kingfisher Airlines which has been halted since 2014 as the company’s chairman Vijay Mallya fled away as he owed ₹9,000 crores to Indian banks.
Mangalore Chemicals & Fertilizers and UB Overseas are few subsidiaries of this company.
- Kingfisher beer.
- Alcoholic beverages and more.
Address; unit Bombay, breweries M-1 MIDC -410208 Dist, Taloja, Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra 410208.
Founder; Vittal Mallya.
CEO; Vijay Mallya (Chairman)
36. United Spirits
This is another FMCG company in India under the category of Alcoholic beverages. The company is also the second-largest spirits company by volume.
It is estimated that the company owns 140 liquor brands, of which 15 brands cater to the alcoholic needs of 15 million people, and 3 brands sell 10 million cases daily.
Antiquity, Bagpiper, McDowell’s No.1 and Back Dog are the start of performing products of this company.
- McDowell’s No.1.
- Black Dog.
Address; 3, Walchand Hirachand Marg, Ballard Estate, Fort, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400001.
Founder; Angus McDowell.
CEO; Anand Kripalu (MD & CEO).
37. Avanti Feeds Ltd.
This is an ISO certified FMCG company in India that specializes in fish feeds and frozen products. The company was established as a joint venture with Thai Union Frozen Products PCL, the world’s leading manufacturer of fish feeds.
Sri Alluri Venkateswara Rao founded this company in 1992 and Mr Alluri Indra Kumar is MD of this company.
- Prawn feed.
- Fish feed.
- Scampro feed.
Address; Avanti Feeds Limited, G-2, Concorde Apartments, 6-3-658, Somajiguda, Hyderabad-500082′ Telangana, India.
Founder; Sri Alluri Venkateswara Rao.
CEO; Alluri Indra Kumar (MD)
38. LT Foods
Known for Daawat Basmati Rice, LT Foods has established a strong foothold in the list of FMCG companies in India. Unlike other Indian FMCG companies, LT Foods focuses only on one single product which is rice.
That’s why they are India’s leading rice brands and no 1 speciality food brand in the USA.
The company has also won the trusted brand award in 2014 by readers Choice.
- Daawat Basmati Rice.
Address; 4th floor, MVL iPark, Part -2, Chander Nagar, Sector 15, Gurugram, Haryana 122001.
Founder; Shri Raghunath Arora.
CEO; Ashwani Arora.
39. Apex Frozen Foods
Founded in 1995 and headquartered in Kakinada, Apex Frozen Foods is a top-rated FMCG company in India and leading explorer of agriculture products in India.
The company also supplies ready to cook products to food companies, retail chains, restaurants, club stores and more.
- White shrimps.
- Black tiger prawn.
Address; 3-160, Panasapadu, Kakinada, East Godavari 533 005, Andhra Pradesh, India.
Revenue; 100 Cr+
Founder; Karuturi Satyanarayana Murthy.
CEO; Karuturi Satyanarayana Murthy.
40. Adf Foods
Started out as a small grocery store in 1932, Ads Foods has now become one of the leading FMCG companies in India. The company is having upper hand in producing frozen foods, salted snacks, sweet & savoury pickles or the wide variety of Pizza & Pasta sauces.
As of 2020, Adf Foods is having 180 distributors in over 52 countries making it one of the leading ethnic FMCG companies in India and the world.
- Frozen foods.
- sweet & savoury pickles.
- Pizza & Pasta sauces
- Rice and more.
Revenue; 500 Cr+
Founder; Bimal Ramesh Thakkar.
CEO; Bimal Ramesh Thakkar.
41. Heritage Foods
With a revenue of US$300 million and 3000+ employees, Heritage Foods is yet another top FMCG company in India. The company is a subsidiary of Heritage group which is founded by former CM of Andhra Pradesh Shri Nara Chandrababu Naidu.
It is also one of the largest privately-owned dairy companies in South India.
Milk, curd, ice cream, buttermilk and flavoured milk are top-performing products of this company.
- ice cream.
- flavoured milk.
Revenue; US$300 million.
Founder; N ChandraBabu Naidu.
CEO; Nara Brahmani.
42. DFM Foods
With a vision to become India’s leading snack food provider, Dfm Foods offers a wide range of chips, farsaans, namkeen and lot more. The company introduced CRAX Corn Rings in 1984 which became famous in India.
With distribution networks in Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, and other states, Dfm Foods serves millions of customers daily.
- Crax Corn Rings.
- Crax Namkeen.
- Pasta crunch and more.
Address; Regd. and Corporate Office 8377, Roshanara Road, Delhi-110007.
Revenue; 100 Cr+
Founder; Shri R.P. Jain and Shri Mohit Jain.
CEO; Lagan Shastri.
43. Hindustan Foods
Founded in 1988 as a joint venture with Glaxo India Limited, Hindustan Foods is another top-notch FMCG company in India. The company focuses on manufacturing natural food products that are not only healthy but tasty also.
The company also manufactures non-food products in the category of Personal Care, Home Care, Food & Beverages, Leather Shoes and Accessories.
- Bombay shaving company.
- Knorr and a lot more.
Address; 3-182/6, Imlibun Nagar, Yakhutpura, Hyderabad, Telangana 500023.
Revenue; 1000 Cr+
Founder; Harsha Raghavan.
CEO; Harsha Raghavan.
44. Prabhat Dairy
For over 15 years now, Prabhat Dairy has established its name as one of the best FMCG companies in India in the Milk product category. They have done remarkable work in the milk and dairy industry in India.
By leveraging cutting edge technology and stringent quality standards, Prabhat’s dairy products are meant to deliver unmatched quality.
- Dairy products.
Address; D-37/4, Thane – Belapur Road, TTC Industrial Area, Turbhe, MIDC, Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra 400705.
Founder; Sarang Nirmal.
CEO; Vivek Nirmal.
45. Future Consumer
This is a food-based FMCG company in India with world-class food processing units and 22,000-tonne storage capacity.
The company is driven by data and technology that is backed by guiding principles of FMCG 2.0 to drive imagination, creativity and more growth in business.
- Beauty products.
- Dairy products.
- Milk and more.
Address; Tower C, L.B.S. Marg, Surya Nagar, Gandhi Nagar, Vikhroli West, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400083.
Revenue; 500 Cr+
Founder; Kishore Biyani.
46. Agro Tech Foods Ltd
This is a public limited company with a mission to become a leading FMCG company in India. The company is listed on NSE and BSE and has an affiliation with ConAgra Foods, Inc., one of the world’s largest food companies.
The company has also won several awards and recognition in the food and beverages category.
Following are some of the awards won by Agro Tech:
- SABRE award for influencing key stakeholders –
- SABRE award for best CSR –
- SABRE Gold for industry category – Food and Beverage
- Act 2 Porcorn and more.
Address; 510-511, Swastik Chamers, 5th Floor, C S T Road, Chembur, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400071.
Founder; Sachin Gopal.
CEO; Sachin Gopal.
47. AVT Natural Products Ltd
Apart from manufacturing and distribution of food related products, AVT is also involved in producing natural food ingredients.
Their range of natural plant-based ingredients offers unique solutions to their customers for all their food and beverages needs.
Currently, the company has two manufacturing facilities through which its processes 70,000 tons of plant material and 5,000 tons of plant extracts each year.
- Food ingredients.
Address; JATANGI RAMESHAWARA NILAYA 1ST MAIN 4TH CROSS, DCM TOWN SHIPTwp, Davanagere, Karnataka 577002.
Founder; Satheesh Kumar.
CEO; Satheesh Kumar.
48. Gokul Agro-Resources
With international presence, state of art technology and ISO certification, Gokul Agro is a leading FMCG company in India.
The company is known for manufacturing castor oil of various grades and its derivatives. It also supplies its products to the United States, South Korea, European Union, China, Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia, Russia and Vietnam.
- Castor oil.
- Species and oil.
- Feed and meals.
- Cereals and oilseeds.
Address; 8th Floor, Dwarkesh Business Hub, opp visamo Society, Visit-Tapovan Circle, road, Motera, 380005.
Founder; Kanubhai J. Thakkar.
CEO; Kanubhai J. Thakkar.
49. Kriti Nutrients Ltd
With 27+ years of experiences and 3 product types, Kriti Nutrients has been doing exceptional work in food manufacturing and processing.
The company uses high tech processing units, machinery and technologies to produce the best in quality food and food-related products. They are also amongst the most trusted and respected brands of Soya Oil in Central India.
- Soya Oil.
- SunFlower Oil.
- Soya Flakes.
- Soya Flour.
- Soya Grits.
Address; 8th Floor, 801 – 804 Brilliant Sapphire, Plot No 10, Scheme 78, Part II, Vijay Nagar, Indore, Madhya Pradesh 452010.
Founder; Sachin Upadhyay.
50. EID Parry
The last and most experienced one in this list to top FMCG companies in India is EID Parry. The company has been into FMCG business for more than 200 years now and is known for producing.Sugar, Co-gen, Distillery, Value Added Products, Nutraceuticals & Bio-fertilizers.
M M Murugappan is CEO and chairman of this company and has taken EID Parry to new heights.
- Sugar, Co-gen.
- Value Added Products.
- Nutraceuticals & Bio-fertilizers.
Address; 2, Dare House, N S C Bose Road, Parrys, Parry’s Corner, George Town, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600001.
Revenue; ₹17,147.80 crore.
CEO; M M Murugappan.
FAQs about FMCG Companies In India
There are more than 100 small, medium and big size FMCG companies in India.
Patanjali, ITC, HUL, P & G, Marico, Pepsico and Dabur are some of the biggest FMCG companies in India in terms of total assets, revenue, employability and much more.
Yes, Amul is a FMCG company in India that started in 1946. Amul is headquartered in Anand, Gujrat and has 1000+ employees and generating a revenue of ₹38,550 crore.
Patanjali, ITC, HUL, P & G, Marico, Pepsico and Dabur are the best FMCG companies in India to work for. These companies offer amazing salary and pay packages to their employees.
Agro tech food, jubilant food works, Kriti Nutrients are some of the small scale FMCG companies in India.