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Supporting Associations

The Indian Dietetic Association was founded in 1962 by Prof. Kalyan Bagchi and Dr. C. Gopalan as President in Kolkata. The association is affiliated to the International congress of Dietetics (ICDA) since 1975 and is also a member of Asian Federation of Dietetic Associations (AFDA).

The Indian Dietetic Association- Mumbai Chapter is the largest chapter in the Indian Dietetic Association with a pool of 2000 Life Members, over 800 student members and 6 Associate Members. Under the able guidance of president Ms Naaznin Husein and Vice President Ms Zamrud Patel, the chapter has spearheaded many successful CME’s and outreach programs every year. The Indian Dietetic Association also holds a accreditation examination for registration of qualified dietitians as “Registered Dietitians” every year.

It is also one of the most active chapters of IDA and the chapter has collaborated with various organizations like Times of India and Mumbai Mirror to conduct community outreach programs for healthier living via the Equal Streets, Girls Soccer League programs. With regards to community outreach programs, the prime focus is on educating about the knowledge on right nutrition and spreading awareness through campaigns, lectures sessions , counseling services. IDA, Mumbai chapter . Right from Paediatric Nutrition to Geriatric Nutrition , from Preventive to Therapeutic Nutrition , IDA play an important role in dealing with communicable as well as no-communicable diseases too. IDA , strongly believes in holistic approach in all aspects of nutrition and dietetics.

Health Foods and Dietary Supplements Association is a national non-profit association founded in April 2002 . The objectives of association is to represent the interest of health foods, dietary supplements, nutraceuticals and healthcare industry in general comprising of manufacturers and suppliers of vitamins, minerals, botanical products, sports nutrition products and herbs, to support science based environment to ensure responsible marketing of health foods, dietary supplements and nutraceuticals, to promote and defend regulatory environment conducive to health foods, dietary supplements, nutraceuticals and healthcare industry in general as well as consumer protection, to prevent, eradicate malpractices, if any, in the health foods, dietary supplements and nutraceuticals industry and to establish a code of ethics, for observance by its members in the line with the prevailing regulations, to initiate timely actions that are likely to improve the regulatory climate, reputation and consumer confidence in health foods, dietary supplements, nutraceuticals and healthcare industry, etc. HADSA’s commitment includes compliance to applicable laws and regulations consistent with International guidelines and standards, but to seek to change or question those laws or regulations that are inconsistent with the best interest of the public. HADSA unites a diverse membership, from retailers to the largest natural product supplier. We champion consumer's freedom of choice in our marketplace. We strengthen and safeguard a free market economy. We build strong markets to fuel industry growth. We act together with uncompromising integrity, and we encourage all to reach ever higher standards of quality. HADSA is a member of IADSA (International Alliance of Dietary Supplements Associations). IADSA has developed into an alliance of more than 38 dietary supplement associations spread over 6 continents.

The Association of Food Scientists and Technologists (India) Mumbai Chapter was established in 1980, and is one of the biggest chapter of AFST (I) with 400+ food scientists and technologists members in and around Mumbai.

The major objective is to stimulate and advance knowledge base on various aspects of Food Science and Technology by organizing National and International Conferences and bringing out technical publications including prestigious AFST (I) Mumbai chapter News Letter.

AFST (I) recognizes talent and excellence in the profession of Food Science and Technology by conferring various Awards and Fellowship. AFST – Mumbai has started a Mentorship Program for students and also runs a job portal to enable students in finding jobs.

Media Partners

NuFFooDS Spectrum is an integrated B2B media platform for the Nutritional & Nutraceutical industry covering Nutrition, Functional Foods and Beverage, Dietary Supplements, Ingredients, cold chain, food processing and allied sectors.

The print issue of NuFFooDS covers in-depth stories on business and market, research and development stories in the Nutrition, Nutraceutical, Functional Foods, Dietary Supplements and Ingredients and Wellness industry. Besides, it covers news, trends and analysis, business and investment opportunities, technology breakthroughs, product features, international news and event listings, quick insights about the Industry on regular basis. Whereas the NuFFooDS portal ( shares the latest updates at regular intervals with daily updates on the industry.

AgriBusiness & Food Industry, India's only Magazine for Food Processing Industry & Trade, having maximum presence in National and International Trade Events. The magazine has been serving the Food Industry for the past 14 years. It carries news items, articles and research reports related to every vertical of the industry. Some of the crucial areas covered by AgriBusiness & Food Industry include, the food processing sector, packaging machinery/ equipment / material suppliers, export & import, bakery industry, sweets/ namkeen / confectionery, dairy & poultry industry, food additives, ingredient, chemical, food retailing, hotel industry, spices, beverages, post harvest management, market analysis, country profile & cold chains technology and much more.

Saffron Media Pvt. Ltd. is an independent media company headquartered in Mumbai, INDIA. Focused primarily on print and online communications, our mission is to disseminate business critical information to professionals in the life sciences (pharmaceuticals and healthcare), food & beverage and hospitality sectors across South Asia.

Our products include:
  1. Ingredients South Asia (Magazine Fortnightly)
  2. Chronicle Pharmabiz (Newspaper Weekly)
  3. (Portal)
  4. Food & Beverage News (Newspaper Fortnightly)
  5. (Portal)
  6. is a key procurement and reference resource providing a one-stop-shop for professionals and decision makers within the food manufacturing industry. We provide a comprehensive breakdown of food processing machinery & equipment suppliers, food ingredient & allied Industries.

Sci Journo is industry focused journal in that bridges the gap between industry and academia and aims to cover industrial and commercial topics. Our aim is to help readers for acquiring more knowledge, we have decided to focus also on research and updates in different areas of science. It works on peer reviewed model of editing and reviewing manuscripts.

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InClinition’s Science Journal welcomes contributions in all fields of sciences which includes basic sciences such as Physics, Chemistry, and Biology and applied sciences such as Engineering and Technology, Medicine, Pharmacy, Biotechnology, Biophysics, and many other allied sciences of basic sciences.

Udyogprerana is a 12 year old publication, dedicated to post harvest and food processing sector.

Indian agribusiness is our main focus. Empowerment of rural farmer and sustainable agriculture will be the only tool for making India shine.

We publish three issues on a special sector like RTC/RTE, Beverages , Bakery, Dairy etc. and one issue on entire Post Harvest Technology and Food Processing sector in a year.

Udyogprerana also undertake product development assignments from processed food sector and project counseling sessions. Business Mentoring for Food and agripreneurs is Udyogprerana's specialty. Project Guidelines to study the feasibility for the potential investors is our separate cell. We are working with farmer producer companies from sustainable agribusiness.

PAN India working, experienced, trained and dedicated team and 30 years experience are our major strengths.