FMCG or Fast-moving consumer goods companies of India are packaged foods, toiletries, consumables, and personal care brands. Moreover, fast-moving consumer goods or consumer packaged goods is the 4th largest sector of the Indian economy. Indian FMCG companies provide a wide range of products.
FMCG products like vegetables, grocery, and dairy products are in high consumer demand during the holiday season but the profit margin is relatively small, however, they sold in large quantities.
Some Indian FMCG companies are:
1. Hindustan Unilever Limited
It is the leader of the Indian market of consumer products. Also, it houses 35 famous product brands in 20 categories. HUL most popular brands in India are Brooke Bond tea, Surf Excel detergent, Close Up toothpaste, Fair & Lovely, Dove Pears soap, Hair Oil, and Sunsilk shampoo.
2. ITC Limited company
It has the second largest annual turnover in Indian FMCG companies, headquartered in Kolkata. The most popular products and brands of ITC are major cigarette brands of India such as Wills Navy Cut, Gold Flake, Bristol, and food brands include Aashirvaad salts, Yippee, Sunfeast biscuits, and personal care products like Savlon Soap and Mangaldeep brand of agarbattis.
It is the largest food company in the world and operates in a list of categories in consumer products as well as packed food. Moreover, the food and beverage company has over 2000 brands including coffee, bottled water, KitKat, soups, sauces, and Maggi noodles.
4. Parle Agro Private Limited
It is an Indian FMCG company, split into three separate companies. This is because it has to handle Parle Products, Parle Agro, and Parle Bisleri. Frooti, Appy Fizz, famous biscuit brand Parle G and Bisleri, Bailley mineral water.
5. Britannia Industries Limited
It is one of the oldest existing Indian FMCG companies. Moreover, it is now part of the Wadia Group. Britannia and Tiger brands of biscuits are also part of the company. Also, its dairy products are most popular in India.
6.Procter & Gamble company
It specializes in the personal care range of products. Additionally, India is one of the most popular selling markets for P&G. For instance, Gillette brand of razors, Oral-B toothpaste, and tide laundry detergent are the popular consumer goods of the company.
7. Godrej Group – An FMCG Company
The consumer products limited of Godrej deals in FMCG product categories. Consumer goods of Godrej Group are Cinthol, Shikakai soap, liquid detergent brands Ezee, and shaving cream brands.
8. Amul Dairy Company
The largest producer of milk and milk products in India, is Amul dairy of Gujarat. It has also ventured into markets overseas with a list of products such as Cheese, Masti dahi and Ghee. Above all, the cooperative brand is managed by GCMMF. GCMMF is the largest food products marketing organization of India.
9. Patanjali Ayurved Limited – An FMCG Company
It manufactures mineral and herbal products from the lap of Indian Himalayas and Nepal, listed as the fastest growing Indian FMCG company. Baba Ramdev and Acharya Balkrishna established the Patanjali Ayurved, which produces personal care and food products in India.