Our History

2010 ONWARDS

Foodland with its vast experience and track record, decides to self manage its Warehouse and Fleet, to get better control over both its operations and people.

Foodland introduces sales support in terms of managing sales people to ensure no lost opportunity of sales and a seamless operation from factory to shelf.

ACTIVITIES

  • SCM Solutions
  • Sales Support

2009-2010

Realizing the potential and the need, Foodland decides strategically, to focus its resources and experience to develop integrated Supply Chain Management (SCM) Solutions. Consequently, it exits its wholesale trading, distribution and other allied activities.

Foodland emerges as a leading supply chain solutions company to serve the Agri, Retail, QSR, Food Service and Pharma industry and expands its footprint pan-India.

Sodexo acquires RKHS and continues to utilize Distribution & Logistics platform of Foodland. Currently Foodland supports 170 units in remote locations on a turnkey basis.

ACTIVITIES

  • SCM Solutions (End to End)
  • Warehouse Management
  • Transport Management
  • Infrastructure Management
  • Project Management
  • Value Added Services

1994-2008

RKHS teams up with Eurest, an Accor SA group company, in a Joint Venture to extend its geographical reach and to serve its clients in the food service and hospitality business. This includes hospitals, schools, colleges, venues, business and industry.

To offer more value to clients, RKHS introduces facilities management and vending services to become a one-stop service provider to clients.

RKHS become the no. 1 food service and hospitality company in India employing 20,000+ people across 1400 sites pan-India serving 400 customer companies across all sectors.

Accor SA divests its food service arm – Eurest, to Compass Group Plc in 1996. RKHS teams up with Compass to continue its journey.

RFPL is awarded the distribution and logistics contract for McDonald’s in 1996 in India. Currently manages Distribution and Logistics for its 200+ restaurants across India.

Foodland expands its retail stores under Radhakrishna Consumer Services (P) Ltd. to 48 stores in Mumbai and becomes the single largest chain of supermarket operations in Mumbai.

Foodland sets up first of its kind world class integrated multi-temperature distribution centre and processing facility in Kalamboli, Mumbai, India. This facility services hotels, restaurants, cafes, QSRs, institutional food service, retailers, importers, exporters, agri producers, FMCG companies, pharmaceutical companies and does value-add processing of meat, fish, poultry, deli and produce. This facility was entirely project managed from concept, design, engineering, procurement, construction, installation and commissioning, in- house.

To support its retail and wholesale trading, Foodland imports food products and also builds co-packing capability.

Pepsi awards distribution and logistics contract to RFPL to manage 6 DCs pan-India. RFPL currently thruputs 68 Million cases per annum, with street value of 2300 crores p.a.

Bharti Walmart awards Distribution Centre management and Transport management for the first DC located at Banur admeasuring 80,000 sq ft. and 6000 SKUs servicing 59 retail stores.

RKHS sources all its needs from Foodland. Foodland undertakes to deliver to remote locations including the high seas with complex logistics.

Foodland implements SAP and receives the Best Implementation Award.

Foodland continues to expand its services (Warehouse Management, Transport Management, Project Management and Value Added Services) serving the QSR, Agri, Pharma, Retail, Institutional and Commercial Food Service sectors.

ACTIVITIES

  • RKHS
  • Ship Chandling
  • Food Services
  • Vending Services
  • RFPL
  • Wholesale, Distributions & Logistics
  • Supply Chain Mgmt Solutions
  • Project Management
  • Agency Representation (Imports)
  • Co packing-Staples (Grains /Pulses)
  • Processing- Meat/Fish/Poultry/Vegetables & Fruits
  • Agri Services
  • SAP Implementation
  • RCSPL:
  • Retail Trading
  • Retail Solutions Services

1980-1993

RK Group extends its experience and expertise to managing turnkey food service and hospitality services to oil & gas, remote construction sites, defence installations, maritime, vessels, in India and worldwide.

RK group secures the prestigious contract from Hitachi Engineering & Construction, Japan to serve authentic Japanese meals to 350+ Japanese personnel in offshore Mumbai High.

A new entity to manage these services is incorporated viz Radhakrishna Hospitality Services. RKHS becomes the undisputed leader in remote site support services in India and the region.

RK Group sets up Radhakrishna Foodland Pvt. Ltd. (RFPL) to launch the first western style supermarket in the prestigious suburbs of Mumbai under the name of “Foodland”.

Simultaneously RFPL sets up a wholesale distribution centre to cater to the food service business in Mumbai.

ACTIVITIES

  • Ship Chandling
  • Food Services