Amazon V/S Future Group: Fight of Dominance over India's $1 trillion Consumer Retail Market
Amazon, the US-based e-commerce giant, and India’s Future Group have locked horns over a deal since the latter agreed to sell its retail assets to …
RELIANCE weds FUTURE
Kishore Biyani, popularly known as KB, counted as the innovator of modern retail in India who gave the opportunity to the masses to experience…
How the role of Blockchain is changing organized retail?
Consumers today are highly awareof fair trade practices and the truth about the claims that retailers make about their merchandise. The new age…
How to Get Big Bazaar Franchise?
Big Bazaar Franchise Big Bazaar has become a household name, and that is what a brand should aim to become. The success of Big Bazaar is enviable…
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Indian Grocery Retail Market: Risky Market for Careless Players
Indian grocery retail market has seen ups and downs since the time; it started to set its foot on Indian soil. Now when some companies have already…
Eastern Indian franchise market is driven by consumer values and emotions
Eastern India is the new hub of business and expansion and as debatable as it might sound there are several factors that substantiate this. Eastern…
Key highlights of Union Budget 2017
Union finance minister Arun Jaitley’s Union Budget 2017 has evoked diverse reactions across the sections. Budget 2017 covered a number of issues to…
Future Lifestyle Fashions splits off Lee Cooper as subsidiary
In a recent move, Kishore Biyani-led Future Lifestyle Fashions has recently split off one of its leading brand Lee Cooper into a new step-down…
How mobile messaging can upturn revenue for retailers?
It has been observed that the retail industry is experiencing a significant paradigm shift driven by technological innovations. The…
Why government want 'Jan Aushadhi' counters at hypermarkets & supermarkets
Looks like Indian government is all focused towards the booming retail industry in order to propel the expansion of its 'Jan Aushadhi' initiative…
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Future Group takes over Sangam Direct chain
Future Group, led by Kishore Biyani, has continued its buying spree by acquiring Sangam Direct chain of grocery stores from Wadhawan Holding. This…
Future Group eyes to acquire retail business of Heritage Foods
In a bid to strengthen its presence in food & grocery business, Kishore Biyani-led Future Group is now eyeing to acquire the retail business of…
Future Group to equip Central brand with six more stores
Future Group, led by Kishore Biyani, is aiming to shift gears for its Central brand. The group is planning to add six more mammoth stores under its…
Future Group to equip Central brand with six more stores
Future Group, led by Kishore Biyani, is aiming to shift gears for its Central brand. The group is planning to add six more mammoth stores under its…
Kishore Biyani to give a facelift MP & Chhattisgarh's fair price shops
Kishore Biyani, CEO, Future Group is now gearing up to give a total makeover to fair price shops of Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh. Currently, the…
Future Group goes for More to buy or merge business
Future Group, led by Kishore Biyani, has hit the media headlines once again. The group is in advance talks with Aditya Birla Retail (ABRL) to crack a…
Why army canteens have emerged as the most profitable retail format?
Till now we have believed that Indian retail sector has been dominated by retailer such as Future Group, Reliance Retail and Big Bazaar etc., but…
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Future Group to make Nilgiris supermarket entre 1000 store club
Future Group, headed by Kishore Biyani, is now aiming to ramp up the market presence of its southern supermarket chain Nilgiris. The group is…
After Paytm, Future Group partners Snapdeal for a better customer acquisition
One of the major criticiser of the eCommerce models for selling products beyond its cost price, Kishore Biyani led retail conglomerate Future Group…
Flipkart marches ahead of Snapdeal and Future Group for Jabong's acquisition deal
Jabong, the online fashion etailer has hit the media headlines once again and as per the recent twist in the tale, Flipkart’s Myntra is inching…
Mohanty might spearhead Levi's India operations
As per the recent development, Jobong’s CEO, Sanjeev Mohanty is considered as the one of the prominent choice to head Levi’s India operations.…
An open secret: Jabong up for sale for the 3rd time
This is for the third time that Indian fashion and lifestyle eCommerce portal Jabong has expedited its sales process. The Rocket Internet backed…
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The coming of 'cashless' mall and how Central Mall is taking the lead
Is India moving towards being a cashless economy? Well, as per the current notion it looks like yes indeed. Increasing use of online payments,…
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Is acquisition the new Omni-channel strategy?
Enough of online vs. offline, brick vs, click and the brunt of eCommerce as the retail today is heading towards de-polarization of both the domains.…
Future Group plans to merge HomeTown with FabFurnish
Kishore Biyani-led Future Group, in order to strengthen its furniture vertical, is now planning to merge its furniture retail brand HomeTown with…
5 comprehensive retail mergers & acquisitions in 2016
Evolution is now in the DNA of retail/ eRetail industry. Every now and then we see something new happening in the industry as being an old-school is…
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Seeking a prominent buyer, Jabong cuts on its asking rate
Journey of eCommerce, which is already experiencing a tough rollercoaster, seems to get tougher now. After various shocks regarding the downfall of…
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Post FDI, retailers call for level playing field in eCommerce
Observing adamant stand from the eCommerce players in complying with the recent FDI clarification, leading retailers of the country call for level…
Has Kishore Biyani accepted eCommerce or is merely cutting competition?
What do you do when you see an international competition rooting its mark to tap the retail landscape in your country? The answer is: Jumping into…
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5 Most Influential Retail Entrepreneurs to watch out for
Entrepreneurs don’t need a formula for success, rather they create their own. And when we talk about retail entrepreneurs, the phase goes without any…
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Omni-Presence: The New Strategy for Success in Retail
Omni-presence in retailing translates to being present in more than one retail channel. It became one of the most successful strategies among…
Capitalising on discount shun, brick and mortar retailers roaring high!
Though 2016 was anticipated to be the year for mobile shoppers by many industry pundits, but proving them wrong, the online shopping industry seems…
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4 Daring Retail CXOs to watch out for in 2016
With an absolute entrepreneurship spirit within, Indian retail industry saw an immense transformation in the sentiment of shoppers as well as the…
Kishore Biyani in talks to raise funds for FMCG Business
Founder of the Future Group and one of India’s leading retailers, Kishore Biyani, is planning to raise about Rs 300 crore from family offices for his…
Patanjali tieup lifts Future group stocks up to 20%
Shares of Kishore Biyani-led Future group companies rallied up to 20 per cent in Friday's trade after the company announced a tieup with Baba Ramdev'…
Big Bazaar to launch new format called Gen X
For the upcoming festival season, Kishore Biyani will be launching a new format of his Big Bazaar stores under the name Gen X. The store’s new format…
Future Group ties-up with analytics firm Manthan
Retail giant, Future Group recently ventured into a strategic alliance with Analytics firm Manthan, in a bid to reap the benifits of analytics-based…
Future Retail to merge with Bharti Retail
Kishore Biyani led Future Retail is all set to merge its retail operations with Bharti Retail to create one of India's biggest chain with more than…
Future Group acquires 51% stake in Sublime Foods
Kishore Biyani-led Future Group’s Future Consumer Enterprise Ltd (FCEL) has recently shared its plans for picking up 51 per cent stake in food and…
Kishore Biyani's Future Group applies for payments bank license
Mumbai: The Kishore Biyani-led Future Group on Monday applied for a payments bank licence with the Reserve Bank of India, the banking entity to be…
Kishore Biyani's Future group acquires South India based supermarket chain Nilgiris
New Delhi: Adding yet another feather to its cap, Kishore Biyani's Future group has acquired South India based supermarket chain Nilgiris. The…
E-commerce euphoria to last 18 months only: Kishore Biyani, Chief, Future Group
The "euphoria" over the scorching pace of e-commerce market in India will last about 18 months as things begin to settle down and "reality" sets in,…
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Adani, ITC, Future Group and others apply for 17 food parks
Government has received 72 proposals from various companies including Adani Group, ITC and Future Group for 17 food parks to be approved in the next…
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Future Lifestyle Fashions to raise Rs 175 cr from preferential issues
Future Lifestyle Fashions (FLFL) today said its board has approved issue of equity shares as well as compulsory convertible debentures (CCDs) on…
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Future Retail to raise Rs 2000 crore to pare debt, fund growth
By PTI Future Retail today said it will raise funds up to Rs 2,000 crore to pare debt and fund growth. "Board of Directors of the company have…
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Urban jobs beckons Rural candidates
Shortage of workforce in service-oriented, labour intensive sectors such as retail marketing construction and primary healthcare is causing holes…
Private labels and licensed merchandise: Is there a competition?
Of late, a lot of investment has been made in private labels by big retailers. To compete with private labels some manufacturers are taking the…
Sach at Future Group
The concept of co-creating a private brand has been given a new meaning all together with the recent launch of Sach Toothpaste by Future Group. The…