Dodla Dairy acquires KC Dairy, Dindigal
DODLA DAIRY LTD. recently acquired K C Dairy Products Pvt Ltd., Dindigal Tamil Nadu. KC Dairy has been in the business since 2002 catering mainly to the southern parts of Tamil Nadu.
Dodla Dairy Limited is a public limited company having its registered office at Hyderabad City of Telangana State. It also has overseas operations and operates 1 lakh litre/day milk processing plant in Uganda and marketing presence in Kenya.
The acquisition covers the entire dairy business of KC dairy which has two dairy plants with a combined capacity of 2.5 Lakh Litres/day equipped with a milk powder plant of 10 MTD capacity and an ice cream plant. Currently the liquid milk portfolio includes toned milk, standardised milk, full cream milk. Apart from making fermented milk products such as curd, lassi, etc, it has facility to produce paneer, dairy whitener, skim milk powder, butter and ghee. The main dairy plant has ISO 22000 (Food Safety Management System) Certification.
Presently, Dodla Dairy has 11 milk processing plants with combined capacity of 14 Lakh litres/day and packaging plants are spread across Telangana, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka. With this acquisition Dodla Dairy adds 2 more processing plants under its fold, enhancing the capacity to 16.5 lakh litre/day.