H&M Looks To Branch Out in South America; Eyes India -CEO

H&M, the world’s second biggest retailer after Zara-owner Inditex SA (ITX.MC), is planning on increasing its expansion pace to 325 stores this year from 304 in 2012. It is opening its first shop in South America, in Chile, in March. Mr. Persson added that H&M would like to grow further in South America in coming […]

Delhi International Airport launches India’s first ‘Virtual Shopping Wall’

Delhi International Airport Ltd (DIAL) has partnered HomeShop18, India’s leading virtual retailer, to introduce a ‘Virtual Shopping Wall’ called ‘Scan N Shop’ in Indira Gandhi International Airport. Hailed as a mark of India’s big leap into the world of mobile shopping, the feature offers a new and innovative shopping experience to passengers at the airport’s […]

Burger King in talks to revive India plans

Fast food giant Burger King  Holdings has held fresh discussions with Everstone Capital  to revive its India entry plans, said people directly briefed on the matter, as global restaurant biggies relook at the domestic market. The world’s second-largest burger chain behind McDonald’s could firm up its India strategy later this year as it makes a […]

Rockstand signs contract with leading publishers

RockASAP Retail Pvt. Limited announced its tie up with leading publishers of the country to enhance eBook Collection at Rockstand. As per the contract with the publishers, Rockstand has now an access to their entire book collection and thus it can sell e-book version of their books on its platform for the readers.   Speaking […]

Hrithik Roshan launches Rado HyperChrome collection in India

Rado, the iconic watch brand, announces the official launch of the Rado HyperChrome collection in India. This collection represents a step forward in design for the Swiss master of materials. Optimum comfort and a streamlined, fluid case construction with specially developed, sleek side inserts, combine to bring a flash of brilliance to even the most […]

Victoria’s Secret launches new sport collection – VSX

New Year, New You…Own It! At Victoria’s Secret Herald Square in New York City, Supermodels Adriana Lima and Erin Heatherton share their secrets to make fitness resolutions stick. January is the perfect time of year to jump start a workout routine and a new outfit is always great motivation. The Victoria’s Secret Sport collection, VSX, […]

Gap & Diane von Furstenberg to launch second baby line

Gap announced plans for a second GapKids and babyGap collection by Diane von Furstenberg . The Spring 2013 DVF for Gap collection is expected to be available for purchase in April 2013 in select GapKids, babyGap and DVF stores globally. “Diane’s iconic prints, signature silhouettes and optimistic color palettes really resonated with our customers around […]

US stocks weight markets while Asian shares bright as ever

It was black and white (red in such a trading context) for both Asian and American markets on Wednesdays. While the US-listed companies comprehended within mayor indexes lost historical heights, the Asian markets traded near multi-year highs. In the American markets, Ben Bernanke got all the attention, as the Federal Reserve said it will maintain […]

Blue Buddha plans bigger footprint in Gujarat

Building on its current turnover of Rs 37 crores, Blue Buddha the brand from Zedex Clothing is aiming for a turnover of Rs 43 crores next year. The company also plans to open five more EBOs in Gujarat to extend its reach. Commenting on the current industry scenario, Sanjay Goyal, Director, Zedex Clothing says, “The […]

Metro Shoes promotes brand through Race 2

Metro Shoes has inked a promotional deal with Bollywood’s latest flick ‘Race 2’. The co-branded tie-up includes extensive outdoor promotion of the movie and a meet-and-greet with the glamorous stars. Race 2, featuring Bollywood stars Saif Ali Khan, Deepika Padukone, John Abraham, Anil Kapoor, Jaqueline Fernandes and Ameesha Patel released on January 25. Metro Shoes […]