Supporting Associations

The Society of Indian Bakers (SIB)
The Society of India Bakers (SIB) came into existence on 2.1.1971 when there was a great need for a common platform for technical as well as commercial purpose for the bakery industry, which can have impact on the Government. The SIB has been representing the interests of the Bakery industry and focusing the problems faced by them from time to time before the Ministries of Food & Food Processing Industries, Food Corporation of India and other agencies. The Society works in close liaison with other bodies like the Wheat Products Promotion Society. All India Bread Manufactures’ Association, Roller Flour Millers’ Federation of India, Federation of Biscuit Manufacturers of India etc.

National Restaurant Association of India (NRAI)
Founded in 1982 and headquartered at Delhi, we represent Independent and Chain Restaurant Owners and Operators in India. The association has a pan India presence with members comprising of restaurants, suppliers and educational institutes associated with it. NRAI is governed by a committee of members and led by a President and Office Bearers. The committee consists of over 20 Restaurant CEOs/Owners representing various national and international brands from the F&B sector. The association works closely with a network of State and City chapter partners in Mumbai, Gurgaon and Bengaluru. NRAI has a pan India presence with apprx 1200 members in 20 states comprising of restaurants, suppliers and educational institutes associated with it.

Hospitality Purchasing Managers’ Forum (HPMF)
HPMF was initiated with a vision of exchanging procurement knowledge, network all under one roof. It was created to help amateur procurement managers gain the supplementary advantage of trained and senior procurement professionals.The forum is solely a non-profit organization with a clear vision of creating stronger backbone for the hospitality businesses.The objective of HPMF is to guide and organise hospitality procurement fraternity, to create a platform for convergence of procurement managers and vendors, to promote best practices and green initiatives, to encourage procurement of high quality products and to facilitate economies of large scale buying through collective procurement.

Wheat Products Promotion Society (WPPS)
HWPPS was formed in the year 1988 by leaders in wheat based industries and has been working since then for growth and development of this very important industry in the country. The primary objective of WPPS is to disseminate Information, Education and Communication for improving industry's performance and profitability. Participation in WPPS activities has been from wheat scientists, growers, traders & exporters, millers, manufacturers, bakeries & biscuit makers, entrepreneurs, technologists, vendors of materials & equipment, business analysts & domain specialists.

Poona Hoteliers Association (PHA)
Poona Hoteliers Associationis a very active body in Western India. It represents Owners, Directors/General Managers & Key Stakeholders to operate Hotels and Associates in Pune. It came into existence in 2001, when the members thought to have a common platform. Therefore, PHA formed to look after the common interests of Hoteliers in Pune. Some of the activities of PHA include monthly meetings, which are beneficial to Members with guest speakers. The association keep on inviting top Government Officials and knowledgeable persons from the Industry to have interaction, which goes a long way in strengthening the Association and the knowledge of the Hoteliers, Hospitals, Institutes & Multiplexes so that, issues if any, faced by the Member can be tackled in a worthwhile manner.

National Small Industries Corporation Ltd. (NSIC)
National Small Industries Corporation Ltd. (NSIC) is an ISO 9001-2008 certified Government of India Enterprise under Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME). NSIC has been working to fulfil its mission of promoting, aiding and fostering the growth of small industries and industry related micro, small and medium enterprises in the country. NSIC carries forward its mission to assist small enterprises with a set of specially tailored schemes designed to put them in a competitive and advantageous position. The schemes com¬prise of facilitating marketing support, credit support, technology support and other support services.

Hotel and Restaurant Association
Hotel and Restaurant Associationwas incorporatedto serve the interest of the hotel and restaurant industry. The Association over the last several years has taken effective steps to encourage, promote and protect the interest of member establishments. It has been rendering professional assistance from time to time to all its members on topics of vital importance.The Association renders assistance during promotion & operation of any hotel and/or members, information on various aspects such as applicability of laws, tax matters, labour, liaison with the tourist department, foreign exchange & import licensing, etc. It issues from time to time circulars clarifying matters concerning the hotel & restaurant industry & brings out a monthly bulletin.