On 24 June 2022, LT Foods Europe celebrated its five years anniversary by inviting business partners, colleagues and their families for an event at their office and production facility in Rotterdam, Tweede Maasvlakte. The well-organized event was attended by special guest, Her Excellency Mrs. Reenat Sandhu, Ambassador of India to the Netherlands. The event included a fun play corner for the children of the employees.
Post celebration of this significant milestone, LT Foods is now set for its next phase and an ambitious growth over the next five years! “In the next few years the sky is the limit for LT Foods” – said Ambassador of India to the Netherlands, Her Excellency Mrs. Reenat Sandhu.
LT Foods, the makers of brand Daawat, is a large-sized, reputed, and trusted group of companies which was founded in 1978 by Chairman Mr. Vijay Kumar Arora in Punjab, India. LT Foods is engaged in manufacturing and delivering the finest quality rice and rice-based food brands providing taste and nutrition in more than 80 countries.
“After expanding to USA and Middle East markets, LT Foods further expanded its geographical footprint to Europe in June 2017, further strengthening the relationship between India and the Netherlands.” said Mr. V.K. Arora, Chairman LT Foods.
The company inaugurated its first rice processing plant in Europe in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. With the current capacity of 80,000 tons, LT Foods Europe manufactures a wide range of rice like Basmati and Jasmine. At present, LT Foods distributes in Europe and UK from their facility in Rotterdam.
“All this would not have been possible without the strong support of the local community, our business partners and most importantly, our colleagues.” said Mr. Vikas Magoon, Managing Director, LT Foods Europe.
LT Foods’ leading brand Daawat, is the first packaged Basmati Rice that came into India about 30 years ago. It pioneered the shift from commodity to a consumer brand in India and became a global brand with years and now exists across 65+ countries. Daawat is a leading brand in many countries such as Australia, Singapore, India and is recognized for its most premium packaging. Over the years Daawat has become a very strong brand in the Basmati Rice category.