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Milestones

  • 2015

    Metro Dairy's brand new ice cream plant opened at Malda

  • 2015

    Keventer Fresh Banana Ripening unit started operations at Siliguri

  • 2014

    Tata Housing forms joint venture with Keventer Projects

  • 2013

    Launch of Panda Junction

  • 2012

    Launch of The Flying Monk

  • 2010

    Acquisition of Candico

  • 2009

    GAMA Hospitality Franchisee Agreement with GFA

  • 2009

    Launch of Ty.phoo in Eastern India

  • 2007

    Launch of Keventer's Fresh

  • 2006

    Acquisition of Eicher International

  • 2006

    Launch of Utsav

  • 1995

    Setting up of Metro Dairy as a JV with the State Government

  • 1987

    Tie up with Parle

  • 1986

    Group took over Edward Keventer Private Limited

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  • 1946

    Keventer's dissolves into separate localised entities

  • 1937

    Edward Keventer dies at Shimla

  • 1921

    Edward Keventer retires to Shimla

  • 1913

    Emperor George V confers Edward with a Royal Charter for supply of dairy and farm products

  • 1908-20

    Keventer's is operational in Karachi, New Delhi, Lucknow, Darjeeling, Calcutta and Rangoon

  • 1904

    Werner joins Keventer's

  • 1899

    Buys the Chherat farm and renames it as Aligarh Dairy Farm

  • 1894

    Receives a lease on the Chherat property in Aligarh

  • 1893

    The Government provides land and Rs. 7,500 is sanctioned towards infrastructure cost

  • 1891-93

    Edward Keventer's name is included in all official correspondence

  • 1891-92

    Indian Civil Veterinary Departments established, Keventer advices the Meerut Cantonment Dairy

  • 1890

    Edwards learns about Indian cattle breeds and dairy practices

  • 1889

    Edward is selected for the post of 'Dairy Expert'

  • 1886

    The first Military Dairy Farm is set up at Allahabad

  • 1885-88

    Edward enrolls at Alnarp in 1885, graduates in 1886; Edward is hired to run a dairy at Orbyhus, Sweden

  • 1873

    The Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences is set up at Alnarp, Sweden

  • 1870

    Edward Keventer completes his schooling at Orebro

  • 1868

    Indian Cattle Plague Commission is appointed. A veterinary college is established at Lahore

  • 1862

    First veterinary school starts at Pune

  • 1858

    The British Crown proclaims its rule over India

  • 1854

    Edward Keventer is born at Orebro, Sweden