Tech4Serve: Indian Snacks Innovation Challenge

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INDIAN SNACKS INNOVATION CHALLENGE

ABOUT THE COMPANY

Tech4Serve

Tech4serve was established in 2011 as a premier innovation driven establishment in creating and launching promising food and beverage experiences. It works across food & hospitality industries and help build their dreams. From providing clear, strong & tactical strategies to helping new brands establish, Tech4serve is a complete solution for developing ideas, nurturing them to their full potential and making the dreams come to life.

Email your solution in PDF format to [email protected]

Deadline 19 August 2020

REWARDS

Cash Reward Worth 1000

Internship Offer based upon the idea

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PROBLEM STATEMENT:

Although, the Indian snacks market continues to be dominated by potato chips, salted savory snacks and traditional sweets, new flavors are on the rise. The changing tastes of the Millennials and the emerging health trends, the consumers are willing to experiment with the fresher, newer ideas for Indian snacks. We want to offer consumers the innovative Indian snacks food.                            

Ideate for the most Innovative Indian snacks  

DELIVERABLES:

  1. What is your idea for an innovative Indian snacks ? (It should be a baked/fried/extruded/a blend snacks)
  2. Describe about your innovative snacks :
    1. What are the food components and ingredients to be used ?  (Example, Explain the exact name of cereal if you suggest to use cereals.)
    2. Describe the texture of the snacks? 
    3. Describe the flavour profile.

·        What flavours should we include? ( explain the spices, herbs, etc.)

·        If the overall flavour be sweet OR savoury OR a combination of the two ?

  1. Explain the packaging of your snacks ?
    1. How does the packaging impact or aid on the way in which it is consumed? 
    2. How does the packaging make this product evident and convenient to the consumer?                                                            
  2. Who is the target consumer ? (e.g. age group, gender if any, ethnicity, etc.)
    1. Why is it a perfect fit for this target consumer ?                                                                                                                          
  3. Where would consumer expects to find this snacks ? ( At grocery store/coffee shop/ convenience store/ online
    subscription service/ somewhere else).
  4. How much would be the price for a single packet of this snacks ?

GRADING OF THE SUBMISSIONS:

Your ideas would be graded on the following parameters:

  • Innovation
  • Feasibility
  • Clarity
  • Creativity

REWARDS: 

  •      Assured cash reward of 1000 to Top Performers. 

  •      Assured Top performer certificate to top 3. 

  •      The company may provide an internship opportunity to the participant with best solution.

 

ELIGIBILITY FOR THE CHALLENGE:

       ·   Anyone from Food Science/ Food Technology background.

 

INSTRUCTIONS FOR THE SUBMISSION:

  • The solutions should be submitted in the English language only.
  • The solutions must be submitted in the pdf format only within of 10-15 pages ( the solution must be specif