28 September, 2020

One Half, Fully Empty?

Chhabria and Mallya were friends, then bitter foes. At the end of hostilities, came the role reversal.

One Half, Fully Empty?

The Changing Fortunes Of Chhabria And Mallya

Kishore Chhabria     Vijay Mallya

  • His Allied Blenders and Distillers is the third-largest liquor maker in India
  • It is known mostly by whisky brand Officer’s Choice; ABD has grown to have a 10.3% marketshare of the liquor market
  • If Chhabria takes over Tilaknagar Industries, ABD would potentially be the No. 2 liquor firm in India.
  • Was a bitter rival of Mallya in the 1980s and 1990s, now claims they are friends.
  • ...


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