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Company Profile

Pioneering a revolution called good food.
Good food, for all. The thought inspired our Founder, respected Late M. O. John - a visionary, a humanitarian and a businessman whose ideas were way of ahead of times. The Founder General Secretary of Kerala Vyapara Vyavasayi Ekopnana Samithi, the largest organization of business owners in Kerala and the President of Chamber of Commerce, Thrissur, his entrepreneurial skills made him a leader of his times, and his brand –the leader for more than 50 years.
Manjilas, the mother brand of Double Horse, was founded in the year 1959, as a rice milling company selling high-quality rice grains. The brand, on the strength of its commitment to deliver only the best to its customers have witnessed a phenomenal growth over the years. It revolutionized the food sector in Kerala becoming the first ISO 9001:2000 certified Rice Mill in the state and the first food brand to introduce sortex rice, stoneless rice and colour grading.
Inspired by the support of its customers and foreseeing the potential for traditional food that’s made easy to suit today’s busy, modern lifestyle, Manjilas Double Horse started introducing products- from rice powders- breakfast mixes to instant mixes, wheat products, curry powders and condiments made using ‘Perfect Blend technology’, naturally preserved pickles, health foods, ready-to-cook & ready-to-eat products, traditional preserves, coconut products and more; and is dedicatedly developing new and innovative product ranges, to keep up with its promise to deliver good food and in turn, inculcate a healthy eating habit.
Today, Manjilas Double Horse offers its customers the widest variety of good food with more than 20 superior types of rice and 100 premium quality food products in different ranges.



Carefully collected...Scientifically sorted...Meticulously monitored...Directly distributed...Professionally priced. Good food, for you! Starting from the single retail outlet in Thrissur in 1959, the company now owns a prestigious list of 20 rice varieties and more than 100 food related products in the market. Each and every product from the house of Manjilas has an identity of its own in taste, colour and convenience. Unmatched quality of the rice varieties and raw materials chosen carefully by our team of expert quality control personnel ensures the supreme standard of our product range. The utmost care is given in each and every stage of processing and packing assures the rest. We have been regularly updating the gadgets and knowhow in tune with the resonances in the international market. Quality Double Horse, as a company giving superior importance to health of our valued customers, uses all the possible means to assure maximum purity in the food products we offer. The best testimonial for the practice is evident from the use of only class one preservatives in our pickles and other preserved food range. Unlike the class two preservatives which include harmful manmade chemical alternatives like sorbites, sulphites, benzovites, the class one preservatives are purely natural and harmless ingredients like salt, vegetable oil and vinegar. All these products undergo thorough quality check at various stages of its processing by well qualified in house professionals with years of experience in the field. Rice Rice, the prime product of the group still tops the product chart with unmatched demand and reputation among our valued customers in the country and abroad. Double Horse now offers 20 varieties of rice categorized according to the colour, taste and traditional as well as botanical classifications. "Double Horse food products are prepared from superior quality, selected raw materials and processed under hygienic conditions to provide safe nutritious appealing flavor and exciting taste."