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The managing director and CEO of TCPL talks about the FMCG major's e-commerce strategy, inflationary pressures on the business, and expansion of out-of-home brands

Deepsekhar Choudhury Bengaluru
TCPL Chairman and Managing Director Sunil D’Souza

TCPL managing director and CEO Sunil D’Souza

Tata Consumer Products has brought together different consumer brands from the Tata universe under one roof over the past few years. In an interview, TCPL Managing Director and CEO Sunil D’Souza talks to Deepsekhar Choudhury about the FMCG major’s e-commerce strategy, inflationary pressures on the business, expansion of out-of-home brands and more. Edited excerpts: 
Is there more consolidation due by acquiring Tata brands into the TCP fold? 
The whole idea of creating TCPL was to make sure we're creating one company, which has the entire end-to-end FMCG DNA. So it started off with moving Tata Consumer Business from Tata Chemicals into Tata Global Beverages and making it one company. Then there was this piece which was slightly outside in terms of the NourishCo business, which was 50 per cent still owned by PepsiCo and we bought it back and we integrated that piece. I think Tata Smart Foods was the

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First Published: Nov 23 2021 | 6:25 PM IST

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