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In one of its recent announcements, Japanese technology giant Toshiba said that it now aims to more than double its share to 15 percent in the multi-function printer (MFP) market in India as it plans to expand its product portfolio in the country. Toshiba currently has a 6 percent share and has unveiled its two new multi-function

BY Indian Retailer Bureau  |  Dec 04, 2015  |  comments ( 1 )  | 

One of India’s largest shoemaking brands, Woodland, is all set to jump into smartphone market with the launch of a range of adventure-oriented phones. Besides selling Kayaks in Kerala and Goa, the New Delhi-based company also plans to launch bicycles at its stores across the country. "Earlier, people would just ask for

BY Indian Retailer Bureau  |  Oct 23, 2015  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Reliance Digital, the electronic retail unit of Reliance Retail, has opened its 100th store in the National Capital Region. The inauguration of the outlet at Sector-29, Gurgaon was attended by Chief Executive Brian Bade and top executives of international brands, such as HC Hong of Samsung, Daizo Ito of Panasonic, Dinesh Chhabra of

BY Indian Retailer Bureau  |  Sep 25, 2015  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

After televisions, Sony Corp plans to assemble its Xperia smartphones in India and manufacture a couple of sub-Rs 10,000 models, specifically designed for the local market. The company is in talks with Taiwan's top contract manufacturer Foxconn to assemble its smartphones in India and the first batch is likely to roll out this

BY Indian Retailer Bureau  |  Sep 04, 2015  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

White goods major, Godrej Appliances remains buoyant on growth prospects and is aiming at 27 per cent topline growth to Rs 3,500 crore in the current fiscal. "Godrej Appliances achieved a turnover of Rs 2,750 crore in FY15. In FY16, we are targeting a turnover of Rs 3,500 crore," Godrej Appliances Business Head & EVP

BY Indian Retailer Bureau  |  Jul 13, 2015  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Homegrown conglomerate Godrej Group revealed its plans to focus on consumer products to spearhead its growth in the future.   Expressing his views on the occasion of celebrating 119 years of the company's existence,Godrej Group chairman Adi Godrej told media:"FMCG and consumer durables is a major area of focus for

BY Indian Retailer Bureau  |  May 08, 2015  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

PE Electronics, the license holder of Philips brand of TVs in India is targetting a 10 per cent market share in the segment by 2016 with a turnover of up to Rs 1,800 crore in next two years.   Currently,the company has its presence in top 50 towns is now gearing up to enhance its sales and service network in small towns by

BY Indian Retailer Bureau  |  Apr 17, 2015  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

South Korea-based consumer durables giant LG is betting big on the built-in kitchen business by targeting Rs 5,000 crore revenue from kitchen appliances category in India in the coming 8-10 years.   Sharing his views,LG Electronics VP - Home Appliances Rajeev Jain told PTI:"Built-in kitchen appliances business for LG

BY Indian Retailer Bureau  |  Mar 23, 2015  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

To tap the emerging solar business, consumer electronics major, Panasonic India, intends to focus on the expansion of its solar products range. "We are focusing more on solar products. We are expanding our products offering and looking at capturing 5 per cent market share in a year's time in the solar segment. We are

BY Indian Retailer Bureau  |  Mar 21, 2015  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

New Delhi: Korean electronics major Samsung managed to maintain its leadership in Indian tablet market with 19.2 per cent share in 2014, but shows a decline in market share, CyberMedia Research (CMR) said. India’s tablets market saw a decline of 9.2% in terms of shipments over 2013, with shipments touching 3.89 million units

BY Indian Retailer Bureau  |  Feb 25, 2015  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

New Delhi: India smartphone market experienced a shipment contraction in the fourth quarter of 2014 for the first time ever on a quarter over quarter basis, says IDC. The fall in shipment is largely due to a high channel inventory at the beginning of the quarter among general trade, which in turn was caused by the surge witnessed

BY Indian Retailer Bureau  |  Feb 25, 2015  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

New Delhi: Budget smartphone maker Micromax leapfrogged Korean giant Samsung Electronics to become the leading supplier in India's smartphone market for the first time in the fourth quarter, research firm Canalys said. According to the report, Micromax has ousted Samsung to become the first domestic vendor to take the top spot

BY Indian Retailer Bureau  |  Feb 04, 2015  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

KOLKATA: Pricing conflict for offline and online sales forcing Indian hanset makers to opt for the concept of having exclusive brand just for online sales of mobile phones, says PTI report.  Micromax Informatics, the second largest handset company in India, has recently launched a new online brand YU. Soon after this

BY Indian Retailer Bureau  |  Jan 16, 2015  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

NEW DELHI: Bosch and Siemens Household Appliances plans to double its store count to over 60 by the end of next year, a PTI report said. The household appliance firm gearing up to be a leading player in the consumer durables segment within 5 years, a PTI report said. The company also aims to increase its availability at points

BY Indian Retailer Bureau  |  Dec 23, 2014  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

You might need two carts to walk away with what may be this year's biggest BlackFriday bargain (at least by size): a 65" Vizio television at Walmart for $648, says a report in Reuters. As exciting as Beats headphones and iPads are, it is giant, cheap TVs that get people to camp outside for days or brave surging crowds

BY Indian Retailer Bureau  |  Nov 27, 2014  |  comments ( 0 )  |