JRJ Foods: Spreading Smiles with Premium Confectionary Products

Jagdish Thakkar, Chairman & Managing Director,Ritesh Thakkar, Joint Managing Director

Jagdish Thakkar, Chairman & Managing Director

Ritesh Thakkar, Joint Managing Director

Celebrations & joyous moments are incomplete without confectionary & chocolate foods! One such company that fulfils your special moments with high-quality delicious confectionary products is the Gandhinagar based `JRJ Foods'. Led by Jagdish Thakkar & Ritesh Thakkar, the company is positioned as a premium confectionery manufacturer in the country. The organization was formed under The Companies Act 1956 and manufactures products like candies, toffees and toffee bars under the brand name of Michi's which has become synonymous with the company's identity.

After in-depth market research and detailed comprehension of consumer preferences, the company has success-fully developed more than 15 frolicking flavours and is continuously adding more, each of which serves to please the distinct taste choice. Its premium range of products includes Pan Mahek, Freshy Coconut, Milk `O' Milk, Slicy Nimbupani, Kaju Nuts Masti, Badam Nuts Masti and Coconut Cookies.

"All our milk and fruit flavoured products are made from original ingredients. Our Kaju and Badam toffee bars are healthy replacement of traditional sweets. Though journey of JRJ foods began in 2005, we are backed by 50 years of industry experience. Our expert team
and commitment to best quality are main factors that attribute to our growth and positioning," says Jagdish Thakkar, Chairman & Managing Director.

The company's products are manufactured using superior quality ingredients, cutting-edge machinery, and state-of-the-art technology implementing international quality standard like FSMS (ISO 22000-2005), HACCP, GMP, and GHP, and following regulatory standards like FSSAI, Legal Metrology to ensure that the products are safe and healthy for consumption.

"We are not only responsible but also determined to deliver quality products. We have uncompromisingly maintained the highest standards of quality control and assure adhering to the self-enunciated SOPs (Standard Operating Procedures) for efficient and hazard-free operations," informs Ritesh Thakkar, Joint Managing Director.

He further adds, "We have an avant-grade manufacturing facility located at GIDC, Chhatral, Gandhinagar. From cooking, wrapping to final packaging, our products are made in a fully automated plant in a hygienic and safe environment. Our products are tested rigorously on each quality parameter. We also have expert professionals to supervise processes at each stage of production."

Soon after incorporation of JRJ Foods, the company forged a strong Alliance with Parle for manufacturing Kismi Toffee, Kismi Toffee Bar, Orange Bite and Poppins among other products. It also introduced Michi's in the Rajasthan market and expanded network across the length and breadth of districts of Gujarat, Rajasthan and other states of India. At present, the company is 300+ members strong and has escalated to Rs. 200 M turnover club. Over the years, it has weaved a distribution network of 1,00,000+ retailers with timely delivery, quick response, and thorough customer support. "Our retailers are not just a number for us; we maintain a healthy and long-term relationship for mutual growth," exclaims Jagdish Thakkar.

Products of JRJ Foods are exported to African & SAA-RC countries. With its advance capacity JRJ Foods is also serving many international and domestic clients for private labelling and their job work. The company strives to make the world sweeter with products of the highest quality & hygiene. It follows the market trends to deliver matchless delight to all the stakeholders driven by product innovation, quality and distinctive professionals. Empowered by strong strategies and capabilities, it is determined to have PAN India presence in a short span of time. With the ambitions of becoming a globally recognized confectionary brand, JRJ Foods is laced up to break new grounds in every sphere of the business.