- Industrial Visit to Yakult Danone India Pvt Ltd
Yakult Danone India Pvt. Ltd.
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DATE OF THE EVENT
Students of MBA I (2nd Trimester)
Description of the Event
The Institute of Management, CHRIST (Deemed to be University) Delhi NCR, organized an Industrial visit to Yakult’s factory at Rai Industrial Area, Sonepat, Haryana for 2nd Trimester students of MBA, accompanied by two faculty members, Dr Akhilesh Tiwari and Dr Priyanka. Yakult Danone India Pvt. Ltd. is a 50 – 50 Joint Venture between Yakult Honsha Japan and Group Danone of France. This Joint Venture was formed in 2005 to manufacture and sell probiotic products in the Indian market. Yakult, a probiotic drink was launched in India in 2007, and is presently available in Delhi NCR, Nasik, Chandigarh, Punjab, Jaipur, Kanpur, Mumbai, Pune, Ahmedabad, Hyderabad, Chennai, Bangalore, Kolkata and Lucknow.
The students were welcomed by Mr. Aadish Jain, the PR Manager. Thereafter, he started with the Factory Tour where Yakult’s production process was shown to the students. The process is highly mechanized and the plant has a capacity of manufacturing 10 lakhs bottles per day. The students could relate to management fundamentals like marketing, distribution, processing, labelling, quality testing, demand forecasting, production planning, packing, procurement, supply chain, distribution and general management. The product is produced very hygienically and the entire process is fully automated.
Students participated with enough zeal to make the visit interactive & gained maximum knowledge during the visit. The students were given cookies and a bottle of Yakult (65 ml). The session ended by a group photo. Thus, the visit was informative, knowledgeable, educational and enriching.
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- IMCU Industry Visits
Students are taken to various relevant Industries so as to help them gain first-hand information regarding the functioning of the Industry which presents the students with opportunities to plan, organize and engage in active learning experience both inside and outside the classroom.
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