Private labels are amongst the key trends that will see an upswing this year. The power of private labels is being explored by retailers all over the world. Read further to explore this new albeit popular concept.
Green is the word of the day. The growing concern with global warming and ecosystem preservation is forcing everyone into taking some serious steps towards a better world. Read on to know what retailers can do in this regard.
Indian economy is showing signs of revival and everyone seems to be talking about the future economic outlook and expected GDP growth for 2010-11 for India. The consumer sentiments have been reported to be quite high, which is a positive indicator for re
Customers are an important aspect of every business and retail is no different. A satisfied customer brings in both business and profits. There is always room for improvement in the way they are served. Read on to know
Hindi movies have always been a great source of inspiration. Till recently, movie makers were not aware of the significance of the popularity of the designs and merchandise used in the movies as a source of revenue. Read on to know more.
Cash does not buy everything you wish, but a card does! To great extent cash transactions are being replaced by shopping with cards. Retailers today are recording greater sale figures because of the rising usage of plastic money.
The last decade has seen major socio-economic developments in India, with the nation's last five years' growth recorded at a compound annual rate of 8.9 per cent. This impressive number meant improvement in the income level of urban Indians an
Strained out? Feeling stressed? Well, a spa is what you need. The spa culture is becoming widely popular as people are becoming more health and beauty conscious. The industry is slowly but steadily picking up as it promises to have huge business potential
Ice cream is one thing that has always been a favourite with everyone; kids, young generation or elderly. It is now not just a summer delicacy but is also savoured as much in winters. Read on and see how the ice cream makers have set the market on fire
Malls like Select City Walk, Ambience and Emporio in Delhi are redefining the shopping experience for its customers giving them an edge over the high streets. What is making them a favourite? Let's find out…
As global warming has started showing its affects on the world, retailers are gearing up to follow strategies to help restoring the ecological balance and doing their bit. Let's find out what they are at.
Brand evangelists refer to a concept where the customers themselves promote a brand that they believe in. Just as any sports teams have fans so brands have evangelists. Nothing is more superior to having the customer as your brand ambassador. Read to know
Petrol stations are no more limited to just 'fuel'. They have evolved into convenience hubs catering to the varied needs of motorists like food, dry-cleaning, courier services amongst others. That is where retail takes its next halt!
Delhi High Court, recently, passed a stay order against the expansion of Star Bazaar of Tata Trent for using the brand name, claimed to be owned by a Delhi-based supermarket owner. The stay order will last until January 7, 2010.
The youth today is very career oriented and the booming retail industry seems like an apt career path. With institutions offering well drafted courses in Retail Management; it sure will prove to be the right plunge. Let's weigh the options…