1980 marked the beginning of Minn Apollo (instant noodles), winner of Top Brands of Mauritius for 3 consecutive years (2017 – 2019).
Launched during difficult economic times when the Government was encouraging import substitution manufacturing.
Mothers who were increasingly involved in active life, were won over by the product of trusted quality. They needed to feed their family, sometimes after long hours of work in factories, and this product was a stress-free answer to simple, delicious meals.
Soon it became a convenient meal, quick to prepare, with add-ons of one’s own choosing that would make it an enjoyable meal for consumers of all ages, background and status.