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Chatha Foods Limited: Crafting Premium Quality Processed Meat Products


In the dynamic landscape of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in India, the BSESME Platform stands as a beacon of growth and opportunity. Recently, Chatha Foods Limited, a renowned player in the snack industry, earned its place on this prestigious platform as the 491st SME to be listed. This milestone not only underscores the company’s success but also adds to the tapestry of inspiring entrepreneurial narratives.

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At the heart of Chatha Foods Limited lies a steadfast commitment to delivering premium quality processed meat products. Established in 1997, our journey began with a singular vision: to leverage cutting-edge technology to create top-tier meat offerings, setting a new standard in the industry. Today, we stand proudly as one of India’s leading manufacturers of frozen and ready-to-eat processed meat products, a testament to our unwavering dedication to excellence.

A Journey of Innovation and Excellence

Since our inception in 1998, we have relentlessly pursued our mission of producing premium quality processed meat products. Our journey is marked by a series of strategic decisions aimed at upholding our commitment to quality. From sourcing raw materials exclusively from approved suppliers to investing in state-of-the-art machinery, every step has been meticulously planned to ensure the highest standards of hygiene and product excellence. Over the years, our plant has evolved into a powerhouse, producing an extensive range of 70-80 premium meat products, each crafted with precision and care.

Customer-Centricity at Our Core

Beyond quality assurance, building strong customer relationships has always been a cornerstone of our approach. By prioritizing collaboration and partnership, we have forged enduring ties with leading international food chains and local QSRs. Our customer-centric ethos has propelled us to become a trusted and recognized brand in the industry, earning accolades for our unwavering commitment to quality and innovation.

Upholding Stringent Quality Standards

Our commitment to quality is evident in our stringent quality assurance practices. From raw material procurement to production processes, every aspect is meticulously monitored to ensure compliance with international food safety standards. Our certifications, including HACCP, ISO 22000, and BRC issue 9, underscore our unwavering commitment to food safety and quality excellence.

A Comprehensive Approach to Quality Assurance

Our Food Safety & Quality Assurance Team plays a pivotal role in upholding our quality standards. From raw material procurement to pest prevention and crisis management, each aspect is meticulously managed to safeguard the integrity of our products. With a focus on hygiene, maintenance, and contamination prevention, we ensure that every product that bears the Chatha Foods Limited label is of the highest quality.

An Extensive Range of Premium Meat Products

From succulent sausages to crispy nuggets, our diverse range of over 70 meat products caters to every palate. Crafted with the finest ingredients and state-of-the-art technology, each product is a testament to our unwavering commitment to taste and quality.

Chatha Foods IPO: A Resounding Success

Opening Day Triumph: On March 19, Chatha Foods, a prominent player in the frozen food processing sector, made a remarkable debut with the initiation of its initial public offering (IPO). The SME IPO garnered significant attention, with subscriptions soaring over 2.36 times on the very first day of bidding, reflecting investor confidence and interest in the company’s potential.

Catering to Industry Leaders: Chatha Foods has carved a niche for itself by catering to leading Quick Serving Restaurants (QSRs), Casual Dining Restaurants (CDRs), and various enterprises within the Hotel-Restaurant-Catering (HoReCa) market. This diverse clientele underscores the company’s strong foothold and reputation within the food services industry, as highlighted in the Red Herring Prospectus (RHP).

Robust Revenue Streams: The company’s revenue stream for the six-month period ending on September 30, 2023, primarily stemmed from its extensive connections within the Indian food services and dining out sector. This solid financial performance has further bolstered investor confidence in Chatha Foods’ growth prospects and market position.

Exceptional Subscription Rates: The enthusiasm surrounding Chatha Foods’ IPO continued to surge, with subscription rates reaching impressive heights. By the third day of bidding, the IPO had garnered subscriptions of 19.28 times, reflecting overwhelming demand from investors. Notably, the retail portion was booked 14.60 times, while Non-Institutional Investors (NIIs) bid the highest, subscribing 44.52 times. Additionally, the Qualified Institutional Buyers (QIB) portion was booked 8.54 times, underscoring broad-based investor participation and confidence in the company’s future.

The resounding success of Chatha Foods’ IPO not only validates its strong market position and growth potential but also heralds a new chapter of expansion and innovation in the frozen food processing industry.

Continued Growth and Innovation

As we embark on the next phase of our journey, our Director, Mr. Paramjit Singh Chatha, remains committed to driving innovation and excellence in the processed meat industry. With a focus on research and development, coupled with stringent quality control measures, we are poised to shape the future of processed meat products in India and beyond.


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