Retailer,April 2014,Vol.9 No.1 A LUXURIOUS RIDE
t’s a dichotomy that just can’t be ignored, high-end consumers had to await their turn to book the Mercedes-Benz S 500 priced at nearly Rs 1.6 crore at the beginning of this year, and this Germany-based luxury car manufacturer sold 125 cars within a fortnight to buyers who hadn’t even seen this model. And, when this car model was unveiled in mid-January, the frenzy amongst buyers and the media reached a different ‘level’.
Retailer, December 2013, Vol.8 No.10 BOLLYWOOD’S NEW ‘GOLD’ RUSH
Bollywood is often described as the ‘lifeline’ of the country and its popularity across various consumers segments is also well documented. And, despite the production of more than 1,600 movies each year, licensing still accounts for only a miniscule portion of a production house’s revenue, in contrast to the global trend.
Retailer, November-2013, Vol.8 No. 9 INGREDIENTS FOR SUCCESS
The $ 40 billion (nearly Rs 2.4 lakh crore) domestic food services market is attracting increased attention from leading players in India Inc and global chains, given rapid urbanisation and changing food habits. And, recognising the long-term opportunities in this sector, the Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Retail recently took a 45 per cent stake in UK headquartered Two Sisters Foods India (TSFI), and plans to run a chain of restaurants in direct competition with global QSR giant - KFC
Retailer, June 2013, Vol 8 No 4 SAFE RETAILING!
To ensure smooth day-today functioning of the retail business; customers, staff, stocks and premises need to be kept secure. This comes at a time when internal thefts, vandalism and shoplifting, have become key issue for the broader retail sector. Leveraging the advances in technology, India’s leading retail security solutions help stores with an array of solutions.