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Food and beverages

In good spirits

With these easy-to-replicate recipes, making that perfect cocktail isn’t rocket science.

10 Feb 2020 12:59 AM

PepsiCo reports double-digit organic revenue growth in India

AMENA zone reported an increase of 17 per cent in profit and 7 per cent in volume growth.

03 Oct 2018 5:07 PM

PepsiCo to install plastic crushing machines across Maharashtra in 2 years

It aims to collect, segregate and recycle 6,500 tonnes of PET bottles in the state in the first year through this initiative.

06 Sep 2018 5:09 PM

India Inc becoming more vulnerable to sudden policy changes: Assocham

It added that any amendment in rules should involve stakeholders' consultation before being pronounced.

22 Jul 2018 3:23 PM

WPI inflation eases to 2.47 pc in March as food articles turn cheaper

On the basis of Wholesale Price Index (WPI), inflation was 2.48 per cent in February and 5.11 per cent in March last year.

16 Apr 2018 12:37 PM


Food, drinks in educational institutions to attract 5 per cent GST

Food and beverages distributed at educational institutions would be subject to Goods and Services Tax (GST) of 5 per cent.

12 Apr 2018 4:15 PM

Let it brew!

Although fermented cocktails got famous in 2014 in Paris, it is quickly catching up in the country this year.

26 Jan 2018 12:43 AM

Michelin starred diner bans people from taking pictures of their food

A food trends report issued last year by Waitrose found that one-third of those aged 18 to 34 regularly post pictures of their meals.

03 Nov 2017 5:32 PM

Around half of all milk, fruits and vegetables produced in India are wasted

The cold chain market has grown steadily in the last few years and this trend is projected to continue until 2020.

24 Oct 2017 8:25 PM

Here is the best time to have coffee

Experts say one should not have coffee for at least six hours before sleeping

17 Jun 2017 3:36 PM


New café boasts of avian hosts

Birds at café are not caged but are trained to be hospitable to guests

15 Jun 2017 4:50 PM

Artificial tongue developed to detect fake whisky

The process is quicker and cheaper than many of the existing methods, researchers said.

09 Jun 2017 8:37 PM

Service fee is voluntary, says Ram Vilas Paswan

Restaurants and hotels can no longer put service charge as part of the bill.

22 Apr 2017 3:35 AM

India's largest liquor store comes to Hyderabad

Visitors can choose from endless rows of top liquor brands from all over the world.

12 Jan 2017 4:21 PM

In vogue with cocktail trends

Spices, berries and all things merry — cocktails are embracing a new flavour.

17 Dec 2016 12:08 AM


Lemon slices in drinks may cause infectious diseases

Restaurant patrons should be aware that lemon slices added to beverages may include potentially pathogenic microbes.

13 Dec 2016 4:30 PM