ABT Foods was conceptualised with the idea of providing wholesome, nutritious and premium quality food. Right from the procurement process to production and distribution, quality is ensured at every stage and every packaged food comes with the taste of purity and the promise of quality. We dream of a nourished and healthier tomorrow and are striving towards our vision of ‘Nutrition builds a Nation‘. We have a wide range of dairy products that include Packaged Milk, Ghee, Paneer, Butter, Curd, Dairy Whitener and Skimmed Milk Powder sold under the brand name “Sakthi“.

We also specialise in manufacturing and marketing of instant ready-to-cook products such as breakfast, snack , dessert and beverage mixes under the brand name “ABT Foods”. Instant food mixes are a quick and easy way of eating healthy food with an authentic homemade taste.

We take pride in our rich legacy of purity, taste and quality and believe that these authentic traditional recipes will benefit the customers of the current generation crunched for time.

As a company, customer delight is our primary goal. Every aspect of our business is inclined to being more coherent and transparent. Innovativeness is the bedrock of our company as we have a product development team that constantly works towards value addition to the existing products. We are predominantly present in Tamil Nadu, Kerala. We are also present in the other Southern States and a few Northern States of India. We also export our products to various markets in the Middle-East and Far-East countries.

ABT Foods is the foods division of the business house – “The Sakthi Group“.

The Sakthi Group

With a history of more than 80 years to its name, the Sakthi Group is a multi-dimensional conglomerate built on trust and customer patronage. The Anamalais Bus Transport (ABT), the parent organisation of the Sakthi Group was founded way back in 1931. It emerged into a multi-faceted business house with an annual turnover of 1 Billion US dollars, under the vision of Dr. N.Mahalingam, Chairman of the group. The company has ventured into domains that include Sugars, Soya, Coffee & Tea Estates, Dairy, Auto Components, Power, Windmill, Logistics, Travels, Finance, IT Services and Textiles. At present there are 36 companies with a strength of 15000 direct employees and numerous indirect employees, working in the group to shape the economic and social development of South India. The group also runs a number of educational institutions, hospitals, health care centers and social service organisations.

Vision & Mission


  • To become the most trusted food company that innovates to delight every customer through its wholesome premium quality products.


  • Creating a healthy, competitive and sustainable food system leading to food security and socio-economic vitality for our producers.
  • Processing commodity foods into pure, convenient, wholesome, table-ready food products meeting our consumer demands.