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Perfetti wants bigger bite of India

Third manufacturing plant likely in Uttaranchal or Himachal Pradesh.  Confectionery major Perfetti Van Melle is planning to make India one of its largest operations outside Italy, at par with China and the Netherlands. The company has five plants in Italy and over 50 worldwide.  Perfetti Van Melle India wants to upscale operations in the country by setting up a third manufacturing plant, possibly in Uttaranchal or Himachal Pradesh, where fiscal incentives are easily available.  Perfetti has two plants in India, one near Chennai where "chewy" candies are made, and another ...