NIKASU group of companies is a family run business promoted by Mr K.K. Pillai (MBA USA), an NRI returned banker. The company was established in 1987 and has now diversified  into various sectors. Mr Pillai has excellent international exposure and contacts, and has received various prestigious awards from the Government of India and from various social organizations and international bodies. He is also chairman of VYASA charitable trust which runs a CBSE school.

Today NIKASU group has a turnover close to Rs 100 million. Headquarter at Cochin Special Economic Zone (CSEZ), India, the group currently exports various products to USA, UK, Europe, Australia and the Middle East. In India, the group has presence in Kerala, Karnataka, Tamilnadu, Andhra Pradesh and West Bengal. Our products are available in various supermarkets in the USA and UK. In India our products are available in Reliance FRESH, MORE & SPENCER. We are also one of the preferred contract manufacturers to various Big Brands in India as well as in the UK, USA and Australia.

The UK customer portfolio includes Distributors, Wholesalers, Cash & Carry’s, Popular Restaurant chains, Caterers, Event Management Companies, Stadiums and many more.

Mr. N.K.Pillai s/o K.K.Pillai has now ventured into the market and extended the companies tentacles all over India. Nikasu have entered into the corporate world wide contract manufacturing for Domino’s Group, Spar Hyper( MAX Hyper) and many more.
Below is our wide range of customers in India

  • Corporate sector supply – We are contract manufacturers for leading Multi-national companies
  • Popular supermarket chains- Leading supplier of Frozen vegetables to Reliance Group, Lulu Supermarket, Bismi, We Mart, Priyom & Tesco ( Star Bazar)
  • Renowned Star Hotel chains – Ramada, Taj……and Crown Plaza
  • Indian Government contracts – We started supplying raw materials to Navy, Airforce & Military canteens


  • NIKASU FROZEN FOODS – 100% exports
  • Nikasu Foods UK Ltd – UK branch dealing with distribution all around the UK
  • Nikasu Pack Pvt Ltd
  • Kochi Kitchen Exports
  • Nini trading Corporation


  • 2016Finalist in 2 categories for Croydon Business Awards, UK
  • 2012State Award 2012 from Industries Minister, Govt of Kerala.
  • 2010International Bizz Award 2010.
  • 2009National Entrepreneur Award in MSME Sector 2009 from the President of India.
  • 2008International Quality Crown Award 2008 from BID Spain (Europe) held at London.
  • 2007Entrepreneur Award 2007 from the State of Kerala.
  • 2006National Export Award 2006 from Ministry of Commerce, Govt. of India.


  • FDA Registration USA
  • FPO Registration from Ministry of Commerce, India
  • APEDA Registration from Ministry of Commerce, India
  • SSI Registration from Ministry of Industries, India


Our key to success is the unique combination of spices and our passionate approach to bring out the highest standards.

We are committed to adhere to the highest International Quality and Food Safety Standards for our products, acitivities and services. We are backed by HACCP based safety & quality system through SOIs, SSOPs, GMPs, GHPs. We constantly strive to upgrade the skills of our employees through constant training to guarantee consistent satisfaction to our customers. We also maintain internationally accepted quality and hygiene standards.