New Delhi, August 10th, 2016:- Cornitos, the flagship brand of GreenDot Health Foods Ltd was conferred the Best Food and Grocery Brand of the Year in Snack Category at the esteemed 7th CMO Asia Food & Grocery Excellence Awards held at Pan Pacific, Marina Square, Singapore on the 4th of August.
Cornitos, the market leader of Tortilla Crisp in Indian branded snack food industry is growing at a steady pace and continues to hold major share under nachos category. The CMO Asia Excellence award which is judged by an independent jury comprising senior and accomplished professionals from across various industry segments recognized brand’s achievements in several categories in terms of Innovation, product diversification, customer satisfaction, excellent quality standards and market leadership.
On receiving the recognition, Mr. Vikram Agarwal, Director of Greendot Health Foods Limited- Cornitos said, “Winning this prestigious award twice in a row is definitely encouraging and inspires us to perform even better in the future. This honour is an endorsement of our hard work and an honest approach in the healthy snacking space. We would continue to focus on providing wider options to consumers in the healthy and nutritious snacks category.”
Cornitos, flavored Tortilla Chips is the largest brand in the Nacho Crisps category in India. It is made by the Mexican Lime-Treatment process of making traditional masa using Stone Ground non-GMO Corn. Cornitos is 100% corn snack, Gluten Free, Zero Cholesterol, Zero Trans Fats. The chips are baked / cooked in corn oil to golden brown, making it crispier and the goodness of quality protein makes it healthier as well. Cornitos are very thin & crispy nacho chips with Zero Cholesterol and Trans-Fat Free. Cornitos Nacho Crisps are available in ten flavors including Tangy Masala, Sea Salt, Sizzling Jalapeno, Tikka masala, Thai Sweet, Cheese & Herbs, Wasabi, Barbeque, Lime & Mint, Olives & Herbs under nacho crisps range. Cornitos has recently launched Pop N Crunch range which includes a) Coated Green Peas in two delectable flavors – Wasabi and Hot & Spicy b) Roasted King Sized Cashews c) Roasted California Almonds in lightly Salted Flavours. Their individual packing is in Pouches and also in a gift box. Further addition in Mexican Range is New – Do it Yourself Range which includes Taco Dinner Kit and 12 Taco Shell Pack. Taco Dinner Kit has 6 pcs of four inches Taco Shells, Chunky Salsa cup and Authentic Taco Seasoning. Cornitos is one of the few FMCG companies to export to the US is currently present in Nepal, Singapore, Nigeria and Ghana Sri Lanka, Thailand and Korea and are in the process of shipping products to Africa and Australia. The brand has a pan-India presence and available across major FMCG stores (Spencer’s, Easy Day, More, Hyper city, Big Bazaar, Nilgiris, Le Marche etc.). To break the conventional distribution channel, Cornitos has also focussed its presence in coffee chains, movie halls and domestic airlines
About Greendot Health Foods
Greendot Health Foods Ltd was established in May 2009. It is the manufacturer of Cornitos Nachos Crisps. It was the first company to launch Tortilla Crisps in Indian branded snack food category. Recently the company has been awarded with the Best Food and Grocery Brand of the Year in Snack Category at the prestigious CMO Asia Excellence Awards held at Pan Pacific, Marina Square, Singapore. Cornitos Nachos is available across major modern retail outlets, multiplexes, movie theatres airlines and airports. GreenDot Health Foods Ltd. is a part of the well known ‘Globe Capacitors’ Group of Companies founded in 1978 by its Chairman Shri SP Agarwal and Mr. Sanjay Agarwal (MD). The parent company has carved a niche as one of the leading manufacturers in the Electronic Components Sector.