Vistar Amar Limited (formerly known as Shubhra Leasing Finance and Investment Company Limited) was incorporated in the year 1983 under the Companies Act, 1956

The main objects clause of the company, as per Memorandum of Association is -

To establish and carry on business and to act as processors, merchants, traders, commission agents, selling agents, buying agents, contractors, importers, exporters, carriers in all kinds of agricultural, marine, meat, dairy and poultry products whether raw preserved, frozen, dehydrated, canned converted or otherwise, their products, by products, and derivatives whether edible, pharmaceutical, industrial or of any other kind of nature whatsoever including jams jellies, pickles, cider, chutneys, marmalades, vinegars, sausages, ketchups, juices, powders, drinks, squashes, syrups, beverages, gelatins, collagel, essences, ice creams, milk and milk preparations, meat and meat products, fish and fish products, eggs, poultry products, fish meal, fruits, vegetables and all kind of foods.

The equity shares of the Company are listed at Bombay Stock Exchange Limited (BSE).