Sathish Kumar

[ Managing Director ]

MILKY MIST DAIRY FOOD PRIVATE LIMITED is based at Erode, a city known for textiles in Tamil Nadu, engaged in milk procurement, processing, product manufacturing and marketing of only value added  Dairy  and food products  under the brand name “Milky Mist”.  Milky Mist brand is synonymous for quality of its products which are well accepted by Consumers of entire South India over two decades. Milky Mist has strong network of sales, distribution and marketing. Current product range includes Curd (Indian Yoghurt),  Fresh Paneer, Mozzarella Cheese, Cheddar Cheese, Processed Cheese,  Fresh and UHT Cream, Butter, Ghee, Khova, Yoghurts, traditional milk based products like Shrikhand, Payasam (Kheer), Mishti Doi, Spray dried products such as Dairy Whitener, Skimmed Milk Powder and Whey Powder.

Mr. T. SATHISHKUMAR was born in an agriculture family that owned about 20-acre cultivable land in a village near Erode in Tamil Nadu.   He dared to dream big, was prepared to meet the challenges and chase his goals with single-minded devotion.

Just out of Schooling, Mr. T. SATHISHKUMAR assumed responsibilities of his family Business of Milk procurement agent, procuring and selling milk in bulk. During the initial days of his involvement, he realized the need for quality Dairy products which are nutritious, hygienically processed, affordable price, since there is great demand from the consumers for such products and grabbed the opportunity to produce quality Dairy products for Consumers and Hospitality Industry.

Today Milky Mist is the largest manufacturer of Fresh Paneer in India. Credit goes to Mr. T. SATHISHKUMAR for his determination, Involvement, thirst to learn and cope with new avenues which has seen him emerge successfully through against  all odds in his carrier. Milky Mist Panner is the market leader in South India and Mr. Satish Kumar is credited for developing consumers to use Panner in their cuisines and creating strong  market for Paneer in South India.

Mr. T. SATHISHKUMAR has widely travelled to several countries abroad in order to acquaint himself with latest developments in products, technologies and market trends which has helped him to adopt latest, state of art technologies to improve the production efficiencies,  product quality and product safety.

The Company is ably managed by Mr. SATHISHKUMAR, assisted by a team of young  and experienced Professionals.  Mr. SATHISHKUMAR is a self-made personality having the vision, dynamism, talent and  has lead the Company from a humble beginning to present status of having a top sales value of 720 million INR.

Today Milky Mist has  more than 1000 distributors across South India, Operating Offices at various locations, and an employment strength of 900 personnel.

The Company under the leadership of Mr. Sathish Kumar procures milk from over 40,000 farmers, produces 20 different value added products with above 200 SKU’s, owns and operated largest fleet of refrigerated vehicles for last mile delivery of its products under controlled temperature conditions. Best of marketing practices, out of box thinking has helped Milky Mist’s value added products to have strong growth year after year and  increasingly seen in the shelves of all kinds of stores  from Kirana to Modern Trade Formats, taking head on with national brands like Amul.

Mr. Satish Kumar’s vision is to achieve Rs. 10,000 Crores sales turnover by 2030 through product innovations, capacity building and market expansion.