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Wednesday, August 12, 2020



Explained: Why India’s largest milk cooperative is returning to edible oil business

July 20, 2020 8:28 am

After a 15-year hiatus, the country's biggest milk cooperative, which is Amul’s parent company, has now acquired a closed edible oil plant at Palanpur in north Gujarat that will tap locally grown oilseeds.

Twitterati had a field day as #BoycottTwitter trended on the platform

June 07, 2020 2:29 pm

Although Amul's Twitter account was restored after the dairy brand raised the issue with the tech company, Indians on the platform demanded apology and threatened to boycott the platform.

Amul Twitter handle briefly blocked, Twitter cites security processes; account restored

June 06, 2020 10:44 pm

GCMMF Managing Director R S Sodhi said that Twitter blocked its handle @Amul_Coop after its advertising agency posted a cartoon featuring its mascot `Amul girl' with the caption "Exit the Dragon?" on Thursday night.

‘50% jump in sales of Amul products during lockdown’

April 19, 2020 5:38 am

GCMMF Chairman Ramsinh Parmar, who addressed stakeholders and dairy unions on Saturday, said that the consumption of milk products with longer shelf-life has seen a steep rise since March. Officials added that Gujarat has seen the sale of dairy whiteners like never before.

Govt to launch mahua-based alcoholic drink at Rs 700 for a 750 ml bottle

March 11, 2020 9:22 am

Called Mahua Nutribeverage, it will be available as early as next month for Rs 700 for a 750 ml bottle, and will come in six fruit-based flavours.

Explained: Why milk supply is tight and prices are up

December 18, 2019 12:12 pm

The rise in milk prices reflects rising consumer food inflation, which in November touched 10.01%, the first time it has crossed single digits since December 2013.

Ahmedabad: Amul increases prices of milk by Rs 2 per litre

December 15, 2019 2:24 am

Similar increases will come into effect on Sunday in Delhi and NCR, West Bengal, Mumbai and other markets of Maharashtra.

Amul's cartoon congratulating BCCI president-elect Sourav Ganguly wins hearts online

October 17, 2019 5:27 pm

With a penchant for wordplay, this time too the diary brand gave a quirky twist to a old song and captioned the topical saying, "Dada kiya to nibhana padega" with an anecdote "Butter Created Completely in India" denoting the cricket body's name in the statement.

Amul's tribute to Sushma Swaraj gets a lot of praise

August 09, 2019 10:55 am

A black-and-white cartoon, the advertisement featured Swaraj in her signature attire sitting at her desk. The tagline of the advertisement said: "Swarajya ka aham hissa...(an integral part of self-governance)".

Gujarat: Ramsinh Parmar re-elected as Amul chairman

July 27, 2019 5:50 am

Ramsinh Parmar, who had quit the Congress to join the BJP ahead of the Assembly elections in 2017, was unanimously elected to the post, while Congress MLA from Borsad Rajendrasinh Parmar was elected as vice-chairman.