Departmental Store : Definition,Types, Advantages, and Disadvantages
Departmental stores have become a staple in urban and suburban areas, offering a one-stop shopping experience for consumers. These large retail…
Footwear Industry in India: How Bright is the Future?
In the global footwear market, trends indicate a promising expansion with a projected growth of 12.83 percent annually by 2028. Significantly, the…
Unveiling India's Retail Revolution: Tech Disruptions, Consumer Shifts, and the Future of E-Commerce
India’s retail industry is undergoing an unprecedented transformation driven by technological disruptions, evolving consumer behavior and new…
Most of Our Products are Built in India: Puneet Chandok of Microsoft India
In a spirited discussion on AI and the retail industry, Puneet Chandok, President of Microsoft India and South Asia delved deeply into India's role…
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The Fall of a Retail Giant: Future Retail Heads for Liquidation
Future Retail, once a beacon in India's retail landscape, stands on the precipice of liquidation. This isn't just the story of a company's downfall;…
Future Retail Share Price Target in 2025
Future Retail Ltd., once a shining star of the Indian retail landscape, has embarked on a tumultuous journey in recent years. Grappling with mounting…
The Phygital Edge: Cohesive Online and Offline Engagement to Skyrocket Customer Satisfaction
Even though online shopping has become a staple choice for Indian consumers, physical stores are still popular destinations. Little wonder, then,…
5 Biggest Shopping Malls in the World
Shopping malls have become more than just places to shop. They're entertainment hubs, social centers, and even tourist destinations. Booming at over…
{Stores of the Future} How Les Petits is Revolutionizing Luxury Kidswear in India
In the world of luxury kidswear, Les Petits has etched a remarkable story of growth, innovation, and seamless integration. With Swati Saraf at the…
{Stores of the Future} Yousta: A Youth-Focused Fashion Retail Format by Reliance Retail
Yousta is Reliance Retail's latest youth fashion retail format, where style, technology, and sustainability unite to cater to the dynamic youth of…
{Stores of the Future} VAHDAM India: Where Tradition Meets Modernity in a Cup of Tea
VAHDAM India, with its newly unveiled 'VAHDAM India TEA ROOM,' aims to encapsulate an enchanting narrative. "We are an Indian brand that is trying…
{Stores of the Future} Mia by Tanishq: Jewelry's Rising Star with 3X Growth and Innovative Omnichannel Approach
In the world of jewelry, where tradition meets contemporary style, Mia by Tanishq has emerged as a shining star. Rajiv Menon, National Head - Sales…
{Stores of the Future} BoConcept India: Blending Danish Elegance with Omnichannel Triumph and Sustainable Style
BoConcept India stands as a beacon of elegance and innovation in the world of interior design and home furnishings. Since its inception in 2016, the…
{Stores of the Future} BoConcept India: Blending Danish Elegance with Omnichannel Triumph and Sustainable Style
BoConcept India stands as a beacon of elegance and innovation in the world of interior design and home furnishings. Since its inception in 2016, the…
{Stores of Future} Freshpik: Gourmet Meets Geek-chic
Freshpik, a first-of-its-kind experiential gourmet food superstore from Reliance Retail, has emerged as a beacon of innovation and sustainability in…
{Stores of the Future} Mango Kids Celebrates 10 Years of Stylish, Sustainable Childhood Fashion
Mango Kids, the heartwarming chapter of the Mango success story, is celebrating a decade of providing exceptional fashion for the little ones. In…
{Stores of the Future} Tira by Reliance Retail Transforms Beauty Retail with Cutting-edge Omnichannel Experience
Tira, Reliance Retail's beauty haven, has emerged as a beacon of elegance and innovation. Since its launch in April 2023, Tira's omnichannel strategy…
{Stores of the Future} Westside: Crafting Fashion Experiences Since 1998
Incepted in 1998 Westside, a retail juggernaut has become synonymous with elegance, quality, and a shopping experience like no other. Shailina Parti…
{Stores of the Future}: McDonald's India – North and East: A Tech-Driven Culinary Journey Redefining Dining with Innovation and Excellence
­­­­­­­­­­In India, McDonald's has established itself as more than just a fast-food chain. It is a story of innovation, customer-centricity, and…
{Stores of The Future} Perona: Revolutionizing Fashion Retail with Sustainability and Tech-Driven Shopping
Perona, the visionary fashion brand founded by Puneet Mangla, has redefined the retail landscape with its omnichannel strategy and commitment to…
{Stores of the Future} Mamaearth Redefines Beauty Retail with Seamless In-Store & Online Integration for Personalized Shopping Experiences
Mamaearth currently operates 85 stores, primarily in metros and Tier I markets in India, and all are company-owned stores. The brand understands the…
{Stores of the Future} SSBeauty Elevating India's Beauty Retail Landscape
Biju Kassim, Customer Care Associate, and CEO, Beauty at Shoppers Stop highlights the remarkable growth of the beauty retail business in the Indian…
{Stores of the Future} Soch Surpasses 150 Stores Milestone, Achieves Rs 400 cr Topline Revenue
Soch crossed the 150 stores mark in August 2022, further solidifying its Pan-India presence. The brand is now across 60+ cities, all prominent…
{Stores of the Future} The Body Shop Sets a Global Standard for Ethical Beauty
The Body Shop, a globally recognized ethical cosmetics company, has taken a significant step towards sustainability by launching its flagship…
{Stores of the Future} Simpli Namdhari's Embarks on a Sustainable Retail Revolution
Simpli Namdhari's presently has 10 world-class stores, strategically located in the cities of Bengaluru and Hyderabad. These stores are large-format…
{Stores of the Future} Da Milano Sets the Pace in Retail Innovation
Da Milano currently operates more than 60 company-owned stores in 17 cities in India and abroad, including showrooms at 23 airport stores in the…
Smart Retail Stores: How AI and IoT Are Shaping the Future of Brick-and-Mortar Shopping
In the evolving landscape of retail, there's an undeniable transformation underway. AI and IoT, once just tech lingo, are now breathing new life into…
{Stores of the Future} Apple Bullish on Indian Market
Apple opened its first two exclusive India retail stores in April, with famous CEO Tim Cook inaugurating the outlets in the financial capital Mumbai…
{Stores of the Future} Pepperfry Betting Big on Private Labels
With a presence in over 100+ cities and deep penetration in Metro and Tier I, II, and III markets, Pepperfry has become a popular neighborhood brand…
{Stores of the Future} Forever New India Paving the Way for Sustainable Shopping Experiences & Tech-Enhanced Convenience
In less than a year, Forever New India has become the country's fastest-growing high-premium fashion brand, with a strong presence in Tier II and III…
{Stores of the Future} Extra Butter Expands Global Footprint with Debut Mumbai Store
Extra Butter has six stores in the United States – most located in New York City. Last month, the brand opened its first international store in…
The Future of Home Interiors: Design-Led CX
Today, a home is much more than a unit where one resides. It is a reflection of our personality, a place where we spend time with loved ones, a multi…
Warming up to the Future of Retail: Customer Centric, Technology First
The retail landscape is undergoing a seismic shift, largely propelled by technological advancements. The global pandemic and the ascent of eCommerce…
The Data-Driven Future of D2C Retail: Personalization & AI in E-Commerce
In the dynamic realm of retail, one phrase has emerged as the ultimate mantra for success: "Direct-to-Consumer" or D2C. This approach has…
Warming Up to the Future of Retail: Customer Centric, Technology First
The retail landscape is undergoing a seismic shift, largely propelled by technological advancements. The global pandemic and the ascent of eCommerce…
The future of Retail Health and The New Healthcare Experience
As the world of healthcare evolves, a transformative movement is gaining momentum, poised to revolutionize preventive care and personalized wellness…
Revolutionizing Last-Mile Delivery: Blockchain and the Future of Instantaneous Logistics
In today's fast-paced world where instant gratification is the new norm, the demand for efficient and reliable last-mile delivery has reached a new…
Retail India News: VTEX Joins Forces with Nanostuffs to Future-Proof Digital Commerce Solutions
VTEX the global enterprise digital commerce platform, has announced a strategic partnership with Nanostuffs, a leading software company specialized…
The Future of Eyewear Industry in India : B2B Distribution
There is a profound transformation driving the eyewear industry due to technological advancements and evolving customer preferences. It is therefore…
Brick and Mortar Retail Store: The Future of In-Person Shopping
In an era dominated by online shopping, brick and mortar retail stores have faced significant challenges. However, these physical stores continue to…
The Future of Retail: Embracing Technological Trends
The retail industry is undergoing a significant transformation due to technological advancements, changing consumer behavior, and the rise of e-…
Retail India News: Cornea Unveils its Advanced Future of Entertainment WebOS TV
Cornea, a prominent electronics manufacturer, has recently launched its cutting-edge WebOS TV, redefining the future of entertainment in India's…
Tata Tea's #JaagoRe Campaign Takes a Stand Against Climate Change, Urging Action for a Sustainable Future
On World Environment Day, Tata Tea launched its latest installment of #JaagoRe campaign, dedicated to raising awareness about the pressing issue of…
Reviving the Past, Shaping the Future: The Gothic Subculture's Enduring Influence on Fashion
Fashion has forever been captivated by the interplay of light and shadow, constantly seeking inspiration from diverse subcultures that challenge…
The Infusion of AI in Fashion- A Breakthrough for The Future
 A few decades ago, technology started influencing every aspect of our existence. Today, it is such an integral part of our being that it is…
The Future of the Indian Tea Industry Lies in Steeping Sustainability
Tea is a staple in Indian households. The country rules the roost on the world stage as it produced more than 1.3 million tons of tea in FY 2021-22,…
{Super SCM Makers} Pepperfry: Tech Shaping the Future of Supply Chain
Piyush Agarwal, Head - Supply Chain, Pepperfry, is of the opinion that technology is expected to play a major role in shaping the future of supply…
Here Are the Top Six Trends of Omnichannel Retailing in Future
Retailing has been a significant part of consumerism since the beginning of time. All businesses relied solely on the delivery of retail outlets.…
The Future of Retail Beauty Industry in 2023
The global beauty industry is a behemoth, projected to reach a staggering $716 billion by 2025. But in a realm as dynamic as beauty, stagnation means…
Future Consumer Q3 Results: Net Loss Narrows to Rs 41.23 cr
Future Consumer Ltd has reported a narrowing of its consolidated net loss to Rs 41.23 crore for the December quarter. The company had posted a net…
Future Retail's Kishore Biyani Resigns as Executive Chairman
Kishore Biyani, CEO of the Future Group Kishore Biyani has stepped down from the suspended board of Future Retail and has resigned as chairman and…
{CTO Special} (Spykar) Driving the Future of a Personalized CX
Nigam said that technology can be used in a retail setting to speed up processes and create efficiency across several platforms, including e-commerce…
Is Digital Design the Future?
For the uninitiated, digital refers to its root word, ‘digits’ or fingers. This implies human interaction with a machine. Over the past few decades,…
Is Live Streaming the Future of E-Commerce
The perks of Livestream shopping for retailers include a shorter consideration period, increased customer interaction, and better revenue. Livestream…
How Sustainability in the FMCG Sector will Drive Towards a Better Environment in the Future
The FMCG market has always been closely connected to its consumers and their diverse choices; hence, a long-term shift in consumers’ habits and…
How Bright is the Future of Retail in India
Will this volatility affect the Indian consumer durable market? The Indian retail industry is undergoing major changes currently. It has much to do…
How Bright is the Future of the Kidswear Market
Just like youngsters are becoming fashion enthusiasts with each passing year, kids these days are also seen rocking the floor with a high fashion…
13 Companies Bid to Acquire Future Retail, Include Adani and Ambani
Gautam Adani and Mukesh Ambani-run firms are among the 13 companies to submit initial bids to acquire debt-laden Future Retail Ltd. Ambani’s…
How Metaverse will Shape the Future of Influencer Marketing
A virtual world that bestows an experience of reality through gadgets popularly known as virtual and augmented reality headsets is what ‘Metaverse’…
How the Future of Shopping Centers will be Defined by Phy-gital Retail
For Shopping Centers to emerge as a preferred retail destination in the post-COVID world, real estate owners and retailers must start thinking about…
How Sustainability Is Shaping the Future of Fashion?
The students pursuing studies in fashion and the new generation of designers are the practitioners of sustainable fashion in the future. Sustainable…
How Content-to-Commerce Strategy is Beautifying the Future of The Good Glamm Group
The Good Glamm Group became the first beauty unicorn in South Asia in November last year. It acquired 10 companies and raised $250 million last year…
Visual Product Discovery: Future of Online Shopping in India
Shoppers know exactly what they are looking for but have a hard time finding it using text search and are often recommended an overwhelming selection…
How Technology is Shaping the Future of E-commerce
E-commerce has transformed the way business is done in India. The Indian e-commerce market is expected to grow to US$ 188 billion by 2025 from US$ 46…
Is Omnichannel Customer Engagement the Future of Retail
The year's second half in India is full of festivals, beginning with Raksha Bandhan right until the New Year. That’s when people shop the most. In…
Shoppers Stop and G.O.A.T Brand Labs Sign Exclusive Partnership as Strong Foundation for Future Growth
G.O.A.T Brand Labs, India's leading house of D2C brands, and Shoppers Stop, the nation's leading fashion and beauty destination, announced an…
Clensta Relies on its Tech to Address and Deal with Future Challenges
Clensta, a new-age start-up that specializes in personal and home care goods with a strong sustainability commitment, is assertive of the fact that…
Future Lifestyle Fashions Loss Narrows to Rs 136 cr, Revenue Down 8.4 pc in April-June
Future Lifestyle Fashions Limited, the fashion and clothing retail arm of the Future group, has said that its consolidated net loss narrowed to Rs…
How Bright is the Future of Clean Beauty Brands in India
By now, it’s common knowledge that our planet is facing the consequences of nearly 50 years of industrialization, deforestation, and decisions…
How a Reflection on the Past can Help Retailers Better Prepare for the Future
2021 was a year of volatility, new and complex business challenges, and unprecedented innovations. Leading retailers realized how essential…
How Technology is Seeping into the Future of the Beauty Industry
The digital world is coinciding more and more with our real world as years pass by. The beauty industry, like any other industry, is not untouched by…
Future Lifestyle Fashions Q4 Results: Net Loss at Rs 1,879 cr, Revenue Down at Rs 607 cr
Future Lifestyle Fashions Ltd reported a widening of its consolidated net loss to Rs 1,879.91 crore in the fourth quarter ended March 2022 due to the…
Why Inclusive and Sustainable Consumer Behavior is the Future of E-commerce and Retail Biz
A new era of business has begun, where conscious capitalism has sustainability at its core. As a result, many companies have committed to reducing…
Marketing Transformation is the Roadmap to a Future-Ready Organization
Looking back, many businesses were woefully unprepared for the waves of disruption and change that occurred over the last few years. And many people…
Future Lifestyle Fashions to Sell Identified Assets after Receiving Lenders' Nod
Debt-ridden Future Lifestyle Fashions Ltd (FLFL) has said that its board has considered and approved the proposed sale of certain identified assets…
Why Delivering Experiences with Retail Real Estate is the Future of Shopping Centers
Starting the year on a positive note, according to real estate investment firm CBRE, leasing across India's high streets and malls is expected to…
How Bright is the Future of Jewelry Biz Going Ahead??
With a dip in the cases of Covid and the market being open for everyone, the jewelry industry is starting to get back on its feet. Looking forward,…
Ex Future Group Pawan Sarda Joins Farm-to-Retail D2C Brand Wingreens
Pawan Sarda, who was Future Group's chief marketing officer (CMO) quit the company to join D2C-born brand Wingreens as CMO and head of direct-to-…
What Will Define the Future of the E-commerce Industry?
In the last few years, the retail business has undergone a significant transformation to include new electronic commerce technologies at the social,…
Why is Hyper-Personalization the Future of Retail
Businesses' interest lies in building a deep relationship with their customers for encouraging loyalty and expanding their customer base. Creating…
Key Trends Shaping the Future of Malls in India
Shopping malls are an integral part of the community and a one-stop-shop for all of a consumer's needs - from shopping and dining to entertainment…
Indian Consumers Making Wiser Life Choices: Work Harder, Prioritize Well-being, yet Save Up for Future
Indian consumers making wiser life choices: work harder, prioritize well-being, yet save up for the future per Deloitte’s Global State of Consumer…
Future Consumer Q4 Results: Net Loss Widens to Rs 346 cr
Future Consumer Ltd (FCL), the food-led FMCG company of debt-ridden Future Group, on Friday reported a widening of its net loss to Rs 346.23 crore…
Future Trends of Digital Commerce
Have you noticed that all the innovations are all about making things easier, quicker, and more feasible? With the rise of the internet and…
Is Social Commerce the Future of E-Commerce?
The digital transformation has paved new ways for e-commerce businesses to boost sales with social media platforms. With a genuine feeling of…
5 Trends that will Define the Future of Hyperlocal Delivery
We are living in the era of digitization and Hyperlocal is the future. Revolutionalising the way we shop, hyperlocal has brought stores with their…
Why Sustainability & Design Becoming Challenging for Future Designers
Sustainability is a large and often misunderstood term, and when clubbed with design, one is left wondering what they are dealing with. Within this…
Ashni Biyani Resigns as MD of Future Consumer
Future Group promoter Kishore Biyani’s daughter Ashni Biyani has resigned as Managing Director of Future Consumer, citing personal reasons, while she…
Future Retail MD Rakesh Biyani Steps Down, Company Secretary Resigns
Future Retail Managing Director Rakesh Biyani has stepped down while officials, including the company secretary of the debt-ridden firm, have…
Future Group to Rebuild Future Lifestyle, Supply Chain and Future Consumer
Debt-ridden Future Group is now focusing on saving and rebuilding firms such as — Future Lifestyle Fashions, Future Supply Chain Solutions, Future…
Reliance Calls Off Rs 24,371 cr Deal with Future Group
Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) has called off the deal with Future Retail Ltd (FRL) after FRLs secured creditors voted against the scheme. In a…
How Social Commerce is Redirecting Retail into the Future
What is the biggest upside to marketing (and now selling) on social media? Everybody is right here, scrolling through their feeds, ready to engage…
Trends That Will Dictate the Future Of Spending
To achieve growth and success past 2030, businesses must start to understand the living, shopping, and financial habits of Gen Z or Zoomers (…
Future Gazing: Sustainable Fashion Trends to Look Out For
For conscious customers, fashion is not only a medium to express themselves, but also expressing what’s good for the planet. With more awareness…
Embracing eLearning for a Future-ready Workforce
The retail industry in India has undergone dynamic shifts over the last few years, against the backdrop of the pandemic. Online shopping has emerged…
The Future of Digital Marketing in 2025 and How Retail Brands Can Benefit From It
Future of Digital Marketing 2025 This is the era of digital marketing. With the rise of online shopping, every store requires an online marketing…
Future Retail CEO Sadashiv Nayak Quits
Debt-ridden Future Retail Ltd's CEO Sadashiv Nayak has resigned from the post seven months after his appointment, according to a filing. Future Group…
Is the Future of Mattresses Technology-Driven
As the clock ticks and the hours pass by, do you find yourself tossing and turning around on your bed the entire night or the hours you spent the…
How Amazon is Amping Up the Future of Retail Through Just Walk Out Stores
Amazon is quietly amping up the game in the retail industry through its partially automated new physical Just Walk Out stores - Amazon Go convenience…
Future Group Firms to Convene Shareholder, Creditors Meeting in April
Listed companies of the Kishore Biyani-led Future group informed exchanges about meetings of their respective shareholders and creditors being…
Leveraging Technology to Revive the Future of Malls in 2022
Navigating the Covid-19 pandemic and the subsequent unwanted occurrences was and still perpetuates to be an incredible endeavor. There was no…
Future Retail Director Rahul Garg Resigns
Future Retail Ltd's Director Rahul Garg has resigned from the board, a regulatory filing by the debt-ridden company said. "Rahul Garg, Non-Executive…
Future Consumer to End Partnership with Fonterra after COVID-19 Disruption
Future Consumer, a part of Kishore Bivani-led Future Group, said it has decided to terminate a joint venture pact with New Zealand's dairy firm…
Reliance Terminates Sub-Lease of 950 Future Stores
In a fresh twist in the fight to gain supremacy in the retail market, billionaire Mukesh Ambani's Reliance Retail has slapped notices on Future…
How Bright is the Future of PPE Industry
Personal Protective Equipment, vernacularly known as PPE, is a term we've all come across several times amidst the global pandemic. From being used…
Reliance Takes Control of Around 200 Future Retail Stores, Offers Jobs to Employees
Billionaire Mukesh Ambani's Reliance Industries Ltd has taken over the operations of at least 200 stores of Future Retail and has offered jobs to its…
Future Retail Q3 Results: Net Loss Widens to Rs 1,063.4 cr; Revenue Up 86.8 pc
Future Retail Ltd (FRL) reported the widening of its consolidated net loss to Rs 1.063.36 crore for the third quarter ended on December 31, 2021. The…
Metro Brands Ltd. Gears Up for Future Growth
In order to boost its customer service and agility, footwear firm Metro Brands Ltd., which is on an expansion mode, is restructuring its C-Suite by…
PVR to have 20 pc Screens Under Luxury Formats in Near Future
Leading film exhibitor PVR has plans to add more screens under luxury formats and aims to have 20 percent of its total screens under this category in…
The Future of E-Commerce in Penetrating Sales of FMCG
Over the past two decades, the FMCG (fast-moving consumer goods) sector in India has witnessed remarkable transformation especially in terms of…
The Future of the Jewelry Industry: Trends and Insight
While the past year has given the jewelry industry its fair share of challenges - with lockdowns impacting global jewelry trends, thousands of store…
8 Trends that will Define the Future of the Hyperlocal Service Market
In the era of doing things swiftly and efficiently, hyperlocal delivery services and start-ups in India have capitalized on the wave of COVID-19 to…
Retail Brands Should Shift to a Sustainability-Centric Business Model to Stay Competitive Now & in the Future
The world is changing. Supply chains used to be something few people cared about –an opaque necessity operating behind the scenes so that consumers…