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McDonald’s goes fashionable, launches fashion line

McDonald’s goes fashionable, launches

The fast food chain, McDonald’s, that has got everyone munching a burger, has decided to captivate the masses with its own burger stamped clothing and lifestyle products. The fast food giant, McDonald’s has launched its own fashion line. McDonald's  clothing collection includes thermals, dog jackets, raincoats and willies, with burger prints all

March 27, 2015  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Audi eyes 20K unit sales in India by 2018

Audi eyes 20K unit sales in India by

German luxury carmaker Audi is all set to announce a major investment for the Indian market in 3-4 months to expand business and double sales to 20,000 units by 2018.    "An internal discussion is going on to invest in India

March 26, 2015  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Will zero interest EMIs bring more consumers online?

Will zero interest EMIs bring more

Online shoppers will soon have one more excuse to avoid the crowd,as leading etailers like Flpikart, Amazon, Snapdeal are likely to offer zero interest EMIs on online purchases. Non-bank finance companies(NBFC) are working on interest-free

March 26, 2015  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Bharti Airtel partners Amazon for cloud services

Bharti Airtel partners Amazon for cloud

Leading telecom company Bharti Airtel recently announced its partnership with Amazon Web Services to offer its cloud computing services to customers in India, says a report in PTI.   Commenting on the tie-up as per a company

March 23, 2015  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Reliance Retail to sell REX Brand shoes

Reliance Retail to sell REX Brand shoes

DEIEM India, the manufacturer of REX Brand school shoes, today said it has entered into an agreement with Reliance Retail to market its products at the latter's outlets,says a report in PTI.    Under the MoU signed between

March 23, 2015  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Maharashtra Govt. allowing shops to open 365 days will benefit business and consumer equally

Maharashtra Govt. allowing shops to open

FICCI appreciates the Government of Maharashtra's move of exempting the retail establishments in the state from weekly closure as mandated by the Shops and Establishments Act. It means that the shops can now be open for 365 days a year.This

March 23, 2015  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Startups eyeing growing B2B e-commerce market

Startups eyeing growing B2B e-commerce

Inspired by the success stories of growing business-to-business (B2B) ecommerce industry,many startups are catching up with the rapidly growing business-toconsumer or B2C sector, says a report in Et Retail. Industrybuying.com, BazarA2Z, and

March 19, 2015  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

LG India revenue jump 30% to Rs 24,000 cr

LG India revenue jump 30% to Rs 24,000

LG India sees a jump in revenue of 30% to Rs24,000cr. Soon Kwon, managing director at LG India, told ET that the company’s revenue rose 15% on year to Rs 18,500 crore in 2014, as per a reoprt in Et Retail.   South Korea's LG

March 19, 2015  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Future Consumer Enterprise to raise Rs 100 crore through NCDs

Future Consumer Enterprise to raise Rs

Kishore Biyani-led Future Group, plans to raise Rs 100 crore through issuance of secured non-convertible redeemable debentures (NCDs) on private placement basis, says a report in ET Retail.   In a BSE filing, Future Consumer

March 17, 2015  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Xiaomi is India's top 4G handset vendor in Jan

Xiaomi is India's top 4G handset vendor

Chinese handset maker Xiaomi surpassed global smartphonegiants Samsung and Apple in terms of market share to become India's top 4G handset seller in January this year,says a PTI report citing the CyberMedia Research.   Earlier

March 17, 2015  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Greenlam Industries expects Rs850 cr revenue

Greenlam Industries expects Rs850 cr

Leading laminate firm Greenlam Industries is eyeing a 10 percent growth this fiscal and a revenue of about Rs 850 crore.    Last year, Greenply Industries had announced the demerger of its collective business and formed Greenlam

March 09, 2015  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Greenlam Industries gets listed on NSE and BSE

Greenlam Industries gets listed on NSE

Greenlam Industries, the leader in the surface decor with their offering in laminates and veneers got listed on the National Stock Exchange and Bombay Stock Exchange today.   With a complete leadership in the domestic and

March 05, 2015  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Tech Mahindra strengthens foothold in Vietnam

Tech Mahindra strengthens foothold in

Tech Mahindra, a specialist in digital transformation, consulting and business re-engineering, has inaugurated its Vietnam Sales Office in Hanoi, bringing jobs, IT expertise and expanding operations in the country and across the region, says a

March 05, 2015  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Paytm empowers local artisans by partnering with Handicrafts Corporation

Paytm empowers local artisans by

Paytm, India’s largest mobile marketplace will showcase Gujarat State Handloom and Handicrafts Development Corporation’s exquisite handicrafts and handlooms of the state via its Marketplace. It is proposed to establish a brand

March 05, 2015  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

SAIF Partners makes USD 1 million seed investment in Niffler

SAIF Partners makes USD 1 million seed

SAIF Partners, a leading venture capital firm with over $4B under management announced a seed investment of US $ 1 million in Mumbai-based start-up Niffler . The mobile-first venture helps users discover deals and discounts from brick and mortar

March 04, 2015  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Titan begins production at new facility in TN

Titan begins production at new facility

Watch manufacturing major Titan Company Ltd has begun production of stainless steel cases at its new facility in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu. The facility has been set up at an investment of Rs 75 crore, says a PTI report. “Titan Company Ltd

March 03, 2015  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Hike in service tax will make industry uncompetitive, says AEPC

Hike in service tax will make industry

Unsatisfied with some Union Budget proposal, Garment exporters body AEPC  increase in service tax would make the industry uncompetitive in the global market. Expressing his views, Apparel Export Promotion Council (AEPC) Chairman Virender

March 02, 2015  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Zoomcar ties up with Tata Motors

Zoomcar ties up with Tata Motors

Self-drive car rental service Zoomcar has partnered with automaker Tata Motors to add 50 new Nano cars to its fleet. Commenting on the development, Zoomcar Co-founder, Greg Moran said: "We chose Nano primarily because it is a tremendous

February 25, 2015  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Future Consumer Enterprise fully acquires Aadhaar Wholesale

Future Consumer Enterprise fully

Future Consumer Enterprise, part of Kishore Biyani-led Future Group, has fully acquired Aadhaar Wholesale Trading and Distribution by buying 30 per cent equity stake from Godrej Agrovet and Anamudi Real Estates LLP. Prior to the deal, Aadhaar

February 24, 2015  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

PizzaExpress to open 50 outlets in next 5 years

PizzaExpress to open 50 outlets in next

PizzaExpress, the UK based pizza chain which entered the Indian market in 2012 is planning to open 50 outlets in the country in next five years. The global restaurant chain that differentiates itself from the QSR crowd by its premium casual

February 18, 2015  |  comments ( 0 )  |