06 Sep

Dalmia launches Hudson Canola Oil in Punjab

Dalmia Continental Pvt Ltd (DCPL), a leader in the retail business of olive oil in the country, today launched Hudson Canola Oil in Punjab today. The oil is good for the heart. The chairman of the company, V N Dalmia, said the people of Punjab were familiar with Canola Oil. So the firm expects good […]

18 Jul

Olive oil producers seek Chinese, Indian buyers

A global body representing olive producers based in Madrid said yesterday it planned to launch marketing campaigns in China and India to promote the consumption of olive oil in the two emerging markets. The International Olive Council will launch the promotional campaign in India in September and in China next year, its president Habib Essid […]

19 Mar

India focus of 1-mn euro campaign to promote olive oil

New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) A Madrid-based inter-governmental organisation is to spend a million euros (Rs.58 million) in a three-year campaign to ramp up olive oil sales in India by pointing to its culinary and health benefits. Of this, 500,000 euros will be spent between May and December on a series of events involving the […]

13 Mar

The International Olive Council focuses on India for imports

By Anoothi Vishal, The International Olive Council focuses on India for imports – but also for olive plantations in Rajasthan. After wine and cheese, it is olives now. If you have stopped exulting over the number of foreign companies trying to sell you the good life through your palate — thanks to a bustling market […]

16 Feb

IOOC to launch campaign for olive oil in India

By Rajendran Manoharan, The International Olive Oil Council (IOOC) will launch a special campaign across six Indian cities next month to promote the use of olive oil. Speaking to the Hindustan Times, Habib Essid, executive director of the Madrid based International Olive Oil Council said; “We will highlight the benefits of olive oil in the […]