Milkfood Limited was set up in the year 1973 with the first Plant at Bahadurgarh, on the Rajpura Patiala Road in the State of Punjab. The company manufactures Pure Ghee, Skimmed Milk Powder, Whole Milk Powder, and Dairy Whitener. From the intial installed capacity of 80 MT of milk processing per day at Patiala during 1974 the Company at has enhanced the processing capacity from time to time and the present milk processing capacity of all Plants is 1500 MT per day.
In the year 1987 the Company commissioned its Second Plant at Gurgoan in the State of Haryana for the manufacture of Cultured Desserts like Long Life Yoghurts, UHT Milk, Juices etc. and Frozen Desserts Yoghurts like Ice Creams. The Ice Cream brand "Milkfood 100% Ice cream" still conjurs up memories even years after it's sale to Hindustan Lever.
The company has taken on lease a Dairy Plant in 2003 at Hamira, Distt. Kapurthala, in the State of Punjab to supplement the production capacities by 200 MT of milk processing per day. The capacity has since been enhanced to 500 MT of Milk Processing per day.
In 2005, the company has taken expansion plans further to the State of Uttar Pradesh where a fully modernised facility has been set up at Village Agwanpur, Tehsil Moradabad to add capacity of 500 MT of milk processing per day. The plant has commenced production in November 2005.
Further Expansion plans for manufacture of Export Oriented and Value added products like Casein, Demineralised Whey Powder, Whey Protien Concentrates has been initiated at the Bahadurgarh facility, which is likely to be commissioned by end of 2006. Capacity expansion will enable the Bahadurgarh plant to process 700 MT of milk per day.