Generating the USD of 6.5 billion per year, the beverage industry of India is a great contributor to the economy of India. Among some of the best-selling beverages, companies like coca-cola, nestle, and the dominating ones. The products making a huge impact in the industrial growth include liquor, milk-related products, health beverages, and beer. Coffee and tea still hold the topmost position in terms of the growth of the industry.
The top 10 beverage companies in India are listed below.
1. Varun Beverages
Listed in the stock market, Varun Beverage is India’s top beverage-making company. The company is involved with making, packaging, and distributing the finished products. Established in the year 1995, the company has some of the notable brands like mirinda, mountain dew, Pepsi, and 7up. The company is also engaged with the distribution of Aquafina, Tropicana, and Gatorade, etc. Varun Beverages is also one of the leading international companies, serving in countries like Sri Lanka, Morocco, Zimbabwe, Nepal and a few others.
2. Dabur India Ltd.
Generating almost 8700 crore annual revenue, Dabur India Ltd. established 135 years back, the company has lead the Indian market ever since. The company is well known to combine Ayurveda with the latest innovative technologies to give out the best end products. The company also has its base in some other countries than India. Africa, the US, Russia and the middle east among many others.
3. Orient Beverage Limited
Established back in the year 1960, the company which was primarily a real estate business turned to beverages and has not looked back since then. The company is established in West Bengal. 1973 saw the turnout of the company into commercial manufacturing. It was then when it finally started making products like limca, thumbs up, club soda among a few others. 2005 also saw the company bringing out one of its well-recognized products- bisleri.
4. Red Bull India Pvt. Ltd.
The company was launched in the year 2009 and has not looked back to date only to prosper. Red Bull, with itself, brought the concept of healthy drinks to people and sold the first can of the drink in 1987. The company originally started selling in Austria and has expanded to more countries now.
5. Tetra Pak India Pvt. Ltd.
Ruben started Tetra Pak India in Sweden. After catering to the Chinese market in the year 2009, the company became completely unstoppable. It was in 2010 that the company won a deserving award and a global recognition on the official levels.
6. Pearl Drinks Ltd.
The company established in the year 1982, is classified as a non-government company under the Registrar of Companies, Delhi. Pearl Drinks has an authorized capital of 712,600,000 and a paid-up capital of 21,680,700. The company has forever been working upon innovative ways to make its products, the best among its competitors.
7. Bengal Beverages Ltd.
Headquartered in Dankuni, the company started in the year 1984. It is an ISO-certified company and has been leading with its name in the list of top 10 beverage companies in India. Having a diverse portfolio, the company has made sure to keep on evolving till the time it reaches the top. Bengal Beverages has registered a turnover of 450crores to itself.
8. Coca-cola India
Who lives in India and has not heard the name of coca-cola! This is by far, one of the most successful and widely known beverage brands in the nation. In 1950, the company laid its foots in the Indian market but had to withdraw 27 years later in 1977 due to certain legal complications. It re-entered the nation in 1993 and has been continuing to expand and prove itself ever since.
9. Pepsico India holdings
The company functions and operates as a holding company. It is well known for the production of packaged bottles, beverages, mineral water, snacks, and various other food products as well.
10. Enkay Texofood Industries Limited
The basic recognition of the company is through its production of food products, but it has lately also been doing well in the manufacturing of fruit juices. Growing immensely over the last few years, the company has also proved to be one of the fastest evolving ones! It also provides its services to major parts of Europe and North America.