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Home sector is an integral part of retail, which comprise home décor and home furnishings. This section features interactions with leading industry players including national and international which have marked Indian entry lately.

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Hiten Dalal, Director, Bianca Home
Eyeing South

Hiten Dalal, Director, Bianca Home, Bianca Home

Bianca Home plans to expand its presence across large format retail chains and eyes southern India.

BY Gunjan Piplani  |  May 29, 2012  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Vinod Jain, Managing Director, Magppie
Expanding to living spaces

Vinod Jain, Managing Director, Magppie, Magppie

Magppie enters modular kitchen arena; plans to expand further.

BY Gunjan Piplani  |  May 15, 2012  |  comments ( 1 )  | 

Rajat Singhi
Home needs addressed

Rajat Singhi, Address Home

Address Home, the complete home decor brand, plans retail expansion.

BY Gunjan Piplani  |  Apr 26, 2012  |  comments ( 1 )  | 

Lorena Fulgini
Offering neo-classic designs

Lorena Fulgini, Arredoclassic

Premium luxury home lifestyle brand, Arredoclassic, has made its entry into the Indian market with Blues Home Ltd. Lorena Fulgini, Marketing & Sales Manager, Arredoclassic, expresses her delight in venturing into the hottest market in the world and also s

BY Aadeetya Sriram  |  Feb 02, 2012  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Dirk C. Dedekind
Plying in the domestic end

Dirk C. Dedekind, Bosch Home Appliances

The German brand, Bosch has been serving the global household market for a long time. Dirk C. Dedekind, Head of Marketing India, Bosch Home Appliances, talks us through how appliances have evolved in India and highlighting the market scenario of domestic

BY Aadeetya Sriram  |  Jan 19, 2012  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Andrew Paykel
Extravagance in the kitchen

Andrew Paykel, Fisher & Paykel

Leading appliances brand, Fisher & Paykel, has made its foray into the Indian market. Andrew Paykel, Chief Operating Officer, Fisher & Paykel, shares his experiences and his expectations from the Indian market.

BY Aadeetya Sriram  |  Jan 09, 2012  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Piyush Sehgal
Designs for contemporary homes

Piyush Sehgal, Magppie

Magppie was the first design led stainless steel home accessories brand in India. In less than a decade, they have achieved an international status and are present over 20 countries. Piyush Sehgal, Business Head, Magppie Retail Ltd, shares their business

BY S.Aadeetya  |  Dec 15, 2011  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

R Venkat
The new chip on the block

R Venkat, Westinghouse

One of the leading electronic brands, based in Hong Kong, has marked its entry into the Indian market. With a vision of the long-term plan for the Indian market, R Venkat, CEO and Director, Westinghouse Appliances India Pvt Ltd, shares company’s comprehen

BY Rajni Pandey  |  Nov 26, 2011  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Pawan Gadia
Business of Freshness

Pawan Gadia, Ferns and Petals

Such has been the rise of flower business in the country, that growth of brands like Ferns-n-petals has not gone unnoticed. What made them foray into this segment is something only the minds behind them can reveal. Here is Mr. Pawan Gadia, CEO & Head of

BY Aadeetya Sriram  |  Jul 26, 2011  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Gaurav Saraf
Visionaries of Flooring

Gaurav Saraf, Squarefoot

Adept at providing integrated floor solutions in country, Squarefoot has come a long way since its inception in the segment, Mr. Gaurav Saraf, Director, Squarefoot does the talking on behalf of his and brother’s brainchild.

BY Aadeetya Sriram  |  May 23, 2011  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Shrinivas Rao
Tapping India's Retail growth

Shrinivas Rao, Vestian Retail

Vestian Retail is the one-stop shop, providing real estate services for high end retailing in India. Committed to providing retail‐focused solutions, Mr. Shrinivas, CEO, Asia Pacific, Vestian, explains the need to utilise the market efficiently.

BY Aadeetya Sriram  |  May 11, 2011  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Santosh Nema, President, Business and  Market Operations
Aesthetically Designing Sanitaryware

Santosh Nema, President, Business and Market Operations, HSIL

Like Rome was not built in a day, so wasn\'t HSIL that has become a name to reckon with its quality sanitary ware. Santosh Nema, President, Business and Market Operations discusses how has the journey been so far and their future plans.

BY Aadeetya Sriram  |  Mar 29, 2011  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Asha Gupta, MD, Tupperware India
Guarantee of a lifetime

Asha Gupta, MD, Tupperware India , Tupperware India

Draped in a pleasant pink chiffon sari much complementing the lovely sunny day in mid spring, Asha Gupta almost passed off as a model until I caught hold of her business card that read boldly MD, Tupperware under her name,: such was the tall lady’s person

BY Seema Seth  |  Mar 22, 2011  |  comments ( 1 )  | 

Mr. Ajay Aggarwal, Director, Action Group
Get ready to be floored

Mr. Ajay Aggarwal, Director, Action Group , Action Group

The word Action that was synonymous to shoes so far found a new interest in the business of wooden floorings recently. An affable, Mr. Ajay Aggarwal, Director, Action Group, talks to Aadeetya Sriram of his contribution in catapulting the company to the re

BY Aadeetya Sriram  |  Feb 25, 2011  |  comments ( 4 )  | 

Sandeep Shukla, Head- Marketing and Business Development for HHRPL
Designing Your Dream Home

Sandeep Shukla, Head- Marketing and Business Development for HHRPL, HHRPL

Home-design solutions have never been so demanding, and EVOK promises to fulfill your desires with its super specialty ‘Kitchen + Interiors ‘store. In a candid chat with Aadeetya Sriram, Mr. Sandeep Shukla, Head- Marketing and Business Development for HHR

BY Aadeetya Sriram  |  Feb 21, 2011  |  comments ( 0 )  |