Mayor’s Office of International Affairs Highlights Atlanta Women Exporters

By Lucas de Souza Martins | Intern, Mayor’s Office of International Affairs, City of Atlanta / Grad Assistant, AYS Career Services | May 22 2020 | linkedin

ATLANTA – Female entrepreneurship plays an essential role in Atlanta’s economy. The city is ranked second in growth of the number of women-owned firms among the top 50 U.S. metropolitan areas...Continued


Andal Balu mentioned in AAPI Heritage month

CocoaTown co-owner Andal Balu writes “I am grateful to City of Atlanta for highlighting me for AAPI Heritage Month spotlight.I am grateful to God for giving me an opportunity to live in the best city to live and have …Continued


Women + Trade Panel Discussion

Highlighting women exporters, their impact on the global economy, and how they are managing and dealing with the current COVID-19 crisis Andal Balu, Founder, Inno Concepts, Inc.& Founder, was one of the panelist in the discussion organised online on April 30 …Continued

Tips on Idli Recipe

If you use just Basmati rice and urad, the idlis will not come good. They will be sticky … Continued

ULTRA Grind and Pride: the softest Idlis, Dosas and Vadas!

By Asha | Feb 9, 2009 | AromaHope blog

Some of my readers wanted to know how I liked it and whether it works as it promises. So I thought I would try grinding something first and then post some pics about it. I made idli batter with this, came out so soft and fluffy,...Continued

By Ranjani Saigal | Lokvani Newsletter | 11/7/02.

Like many other Indian women, right after her wedding, Andal Balu came to the US with stars in her eyes and hopes of a …Continued

Putting the right grind in Indian cooking

By Jill Sabulis | Atlanta Journal Constitution | 01/08/03

Each week WorldBazaar seeks out shops and markets in Atlanta that cater to the increasing number of world cultures here. As a stay-at-home wife cooking traditional …Continued

Stand for Indian Dumplings can have other uses

By Karen Miltner

I love cooking gadgets as much as the next foodie. But because my kitchen is smalland my budget limited, I try to curb my enthusiasm by sticking to items that fit one of two criteria: They …Continued

How design can drive the market

By Preeti Mehra | The Hindu | 6/24/02.

It is thedesign features that make or break a product. Unfortunately, in India, the potential of design is yet to …Continued