Trends in the FMCG Industry for 2024
The Fast-Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) industry is undergoing a transformative phase in 2024, shaped by the aftermath of global events and changing…
Indian Apparel Exports Set to Surge by 8-9 pc in FY2025
The Indian apparel export industry is gearing up for a recovery in the fiscal year 2025. Despite facing challenges in FY2024 due to tepid demand, the…
Wave of Premiumization is Here to Stay: Tanya Dubash, ED and Chief Brand Officer, GILAC
With more than 50 brands associating with Godrej L’Affaire in its sixth edition, the experiential luxury lifestyle platform by Godrej Industries…
Spiritual Tourism Sparks Retail Renaissance in Sacred Cities
As more pilgrims and spiritual seekers visit holy cities in India, retail brands across segments, including fashion & apparel, food &…
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Top 10 Female Cigarette Brands in India You Must Know
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Navigating the Transformative Tide: India's FMCG & Retail Industry Expectations and Imperatives
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Strategy Influence: Building Retail Resilience in a Dynamic Marketplace
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As the tricolors waved high and the nation celebrated Republic Day, India's e-commerce industry marked another milestone with a resounding 18.7…
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The Indian retail sector, a dynamic and integral component of the nation's economy, stands at a crucial juncture as the Union Budget of 2024…
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Reliance Retail, a subsidiary of the Indian conglomerate Reliance Industries, has emerged as a formidable force in the global retail landscape.…
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In the third quarter of fiscal year 2023-24, major Indian corporations from diverse sectors have unveiled their financial performances, offering a…
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The Role of Supply Chain in Perfecting the Omnichannel Retail Strategy
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India’s Retail Revolution: Tier II Cities Emerge as New Frontiers for Major Retail Brands
The heartbeat of India's retail sector is changing, and the rhythm resonates in the Tier II cities. This isn't just a trend; it's a dynamic shift, a…
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Indian Retail's Wishlist for Budget 2024, Anticipating 900 Million Users and a 20 pc Boost
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As 2023 comes to a close, beauty brands are taking stock of a year marked by innovation, strategic collaborations, and significant growth. Sukhleen…
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Retail Resilience: Unveiling the Top FMCG and Lifestyle Stories of 2023
As we step into a new era, the Fast-Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) and Lifestyle sectors stand at the forefront of transformation, reflecting the…
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Recode Studios: Reshaping the Beauty Landscape with Innovation
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How Technology is Enabling a Cost-Effective Supply Chain for Retail Brands
As the retail landscape continues to evolve, consumer expectations have transformed, placing even more emphasis on the need for a cost-efficient…
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Honasa Consumer Soars: 33 pc Revenue Growth & 14X YoY Surge in Net Profit in H1 FY24
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The Surge of Private Labels and D2C Brands in India's Thriving Market
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D2C Brands Unveil New Collections for Seasonal Delights
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Over 75 pc of Consumer Product Organizations & Retailers Embrace Regional Sourcing Strategies for Stability
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Crafting Success: Wooden Manufacturers Gear Up for the Festive Retail Rush
With the glittering lights illuminating the streets, the captivating décor, and fairs and pandals at every nook and corner, the environment around us…
Consumer Behavior in Fashion Retail Industry
In the world of fashion retail, it becomes evident that each choice contributes to a larger narrative. From the hands-on experience of a brick-and-…
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As we stand on the precipice of 2024, the landscape of retail is poised for a radical shift, with unprecedented innovations and consumer behaviors…
Kalyan Jewellers India Shines Bright with 29 pc Revenue Surge in H1 FY24
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The second quarter results for fiscal year 2024 have brought mixed fortunes for prominent retail and consumer goods brands in India. Shoppers Stop,…
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Honasa Consumer Limited Set to Soar with IPO After Remarkable Turnaround
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Pacific Group Redefines Retail Experience with "The Mall of Faridabad" & Sets Sights on Expanding Across India
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