Potato Research Centre opened in Karnal, India
April 08, 2016
To boost research in potato production a new Potato Technology Centre was inaugurated in Haryana, India.
A frost damaged potato field in North India in 2008 (Daljit Ami)
January 23, 2014
The continued accumulation of heavy frost on plants for the past few days is feared to have damaged 75% of the tomato crop in the district of Karnal, while potato growers may have suffered losses over 20%.
Candy maker Perfetti van Melle enters Indian savory snacks market
August 26, 2011
Fifteen years after he quit PepsiCo's Frito-Lay as brand manager in charge of potato chips and traditional namkeen, Sameer Suneja has the global beverages and snacks maker looking over its shoulder with caution. Perfetti van Melle, the sugar confectio...
 Deepika Warrier
November 02, 2009
In India, Frito-Lay has staved off the challenge from ITC, its first serious national-level competitor in the Indian savory snacks market. With a dominant market share in the Rs 3,000-crore branded salty snacks category, the firm says it is fast-tracki...