- The stock of Jubilant FoodWorks, which owns Domino's, tanked 7% on BSE
- A consumer found bugs in the oregano sachets at an outlet in Gurugram
- Domino's operator has a network of 1,125 Pizza restaurants
The reports were in reference to a consumer who found bugs in the oregano sachets at an outlet in Gurugram. Switching fast to the damage control mode, Jubilant FoodWorks said in a notification to BSE, "The company has since carried out a comprehensive inspection across vendors and stores and would like to reassure that all our food ingredients are safe for consumption and we have not received any other complaint of this nature."
Despite the clarification from the company, investors were not enthused. The stock fell to as much as Rs 1,306.80 before closing at Rs 1,321.80 with a loss of Rs 103.40 or 7.26 per cent.
Domino's operator has a network of 1,125 Pizza restaurants across 264 Indian cities. It also has 55 Dunkin' Donuts restaurants across 15 cities in the country.
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