Me n Moms opens first exclusive store in Bangalore

Me n Moms, the fastest growing homegrown retail chain for kids’ wear and accessories, has entered the Karnataka market with the launch of its first exclusive store at Banashankari in Bangalore. Spread across 3700sq.ft, the store offers a dedicated range of kids’ wear and accessories under seven categories along with women’s maternity products for pre- […]

Looting on in the name of reforms: Mamata Banerjee

Kolkata : “Looting is on in the name of aam admi and reforms,” Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee hit out today ahead of her party’s demonstration in Delhi on October one to protest the UPA government’s decision to allow FDI in multi-brand retail. “Reforms are meant to usher development for the people. Now-a-days, the trend […]

FDI will kill Indian retail, small industry

The BJP on Wednesday trashed Government’s FDI in multi-brand retail move by emphasising every change was not a reform since they may end up hurting national economic interests. Blaming the Congress for all-round economic crisis, the Opposition party also announced that it will coordinate with other parties in the forthcoming session of Parliament to stall […]

Cafe Coffee Day starts to advertise in print media

On the day when Starbucks announced that it will start its first cafe in India, Cafe Coffee Day, the market leader in coffee chains owned by Bangalore-based Coffee Day Group, has started its advertisement campaign in the print media. This is the first time ever that this coffee chain has advertised itself during the past […]

Assocham launches campaign in favour of FDI in retail

Industry body Assocham today announced launching of a campaign across the country to spread awareness among public about advantages of permitting foreign players to open multi-brand retail stores. “Our campaign would spread awareness at the grass-root level that FDI is a blessing which would lead to massive job generation, inflow of foreign investments in villages, […]

Koovs brings high fashion on-board

The re-launched e-shopping platform Koovs.com is wooing female customers by launching high-fashion merchandise. Aiming to make the latest international fashion and trends available to the fashion conscious woman in India, the website currently has over 200 brands in their portfolio. It has also launched its own label to offer hottest fashion trends at unbeatable prices. […]

Farmers bat for retail giants: Better prices

Chandigarh: Amid divided views on the decision to allow FDI in multi-brand retail, farmers in Punjab, who have been supplying their produce to retail giants like Field Fresh, Easy Day and Tata Khet Se feel the move will ensure sourcing of farm produce in bulk and better pricing. They were also of the opinion that […]

Former Reebok execs’ police custody extended for 6 days

A Gurgaon court has extended the police remand of former Reebok MD Subhinder Singh Prem and former COO Vishnu Bhagat for six more days as the police wanted more time to investigate the case. The Gurgaon Police is planning to take the two accused to Mumbai and Ahmedabad to collect further evidence in the case […]

Nike Q1 revenues up 10 percent

Nike has announced its financial results first fiscal of 2013 ended August 31, 2012. Strong demand for Nike brands propelled first quarter revenues by 10 percent to 6.7 billion dollars, up 15 percent on a currency-neutral basis. Excluding the impacts of changes in foreign currency, Nike brand revenues rose 16 percent, with growth in all […]