Woodland to go solo in global expansion

Adventure shoe maker Woodland’s global expansion plans have an element of adventure. It will have own distribution network and deal with retail chains in foreign countries directly rather than tying up with a foreign partner for the same, said Harkirat Singh, managing director of Aero Group, which owns the Woodland brand. Aero Group plans to […]

LVMH targets 20% share of India’s luxury watch market

French multinational luxury goods conglomerate Louis Vuitton Moet Hennessy (LVMH) is aggressively looking to tap watch and jewellery segments in India. The company is planning to open eight standalone boutiques across the country. While cashing in on its growing popularity among the rich and famous, LVMH aims to be the leader in the luxury watch […]

Textile industry wants Govt to release procured cotton to stabilise prices

Worried over rising cotton prices, the Confederation of Indian Textile Industry (CITI) has urged the Government to release the fibre commodity procured by various agencies under the minimum support price operations. In a letter addressed to the Union Minister of Textiles, Anand Sharma, CITI attributed the recent increase in prices to the artificial shortage created […]

Adidas launches “Unite All Originals” global campaign

On March 5th, 2013, adidas Originals launches its new 2013 global campaign “Unite All Originals”. At the center of the launch is the adidas collider, letting people dive into a world of original content, where international artists from various disciplines collide to create something truly unexpected and unique. In addition to that “Unite All Originals” […]

DressBraw launches unique evening dress collection

Recently, DressBraw.com, one of the main brands in ladies style apparels, has uncovered its Evening Dresses 2013 selection. These, and the additionally featured plus size evening dresses in the collection, come with grand price cuts.   Evening dresses collection 2013 by Dress Braw features some of the most elegant and unique gowns and consistent with […]

Huggies diapers to hit kirana stores : reports

Kimberly Clark Lever reportedly plans to take its Huggies diaper brand to kiranas and family grocers using the distribution clout of its partner HUL. Prakash Iyer, Managing Director, Kimberly Clark Lever was quoted as saying, since we are riding on juggernaut like Unilever, we can go down the same strata and make even family grocers […]

Jewellery industry is buzzing with upcoming Chennai Jewellery Fair

Chennai is buzzing and excited in anticipation of the 9th edition of the Gems & Jewellery India International Exhibition co-organized by the Madras Jewellers & Diamond Merchants Association (MJDMA) and United Business Media (UBM). One of the leading B2B jewellery trade fairs in India, GJIIE brings together over ten thousand jewellers under one roof and offers […]

Awesome Sparklers presents exquisite Woman’s Day collection

8th March, recognized all over the world as International Woman’s Day, is a special day to celebrate and is couple of days away. The sole purpose of celebrating this day is to salute the achievements of women in this man’s world.   This definitely calls for big time celebration, and the finest way to do […]

Jewellers now push handcrafted pieces to hook weary customers

Jewellers across the country are gradually shifting their focus from gold coins and bars to handcrafted jewellery where margins are high. The 6% import duty has jacked up gold prices  and brought down sales. To arrest the fall in demand, jewellers have come up with designs in lightweight category. All India Gem and Jewellery Trade Federation chairman […]

Rabble & Rowser new online store features organic menswear

Rabble and Rowser Co., an organic clothing line for men, officially announced the grand opening of their online store. Their online store features a user friendly and easy-to-navigate interface so everyone can access their shop with ease and convenience. The website also highlights a photo gallery of the available options for menswear.   There are […]