Differentiation- the key to success for modern Retailers

  A few weeks ago, taxis painted with familiar multi-coloured stripes waited at toll booths at entries to the city of Thane to ferry passengers for free to a newly-launched hypermarket. HyperCity, the Shoppers Stop-promoted grocery chain, had opened shop in a new mall. It had even advertised waiving of toll tickets for shoppers who […]

Mohit Kampani to take charge as Spencer’s CEO

Vineet Kapila, CEO at Spencer’s Retail is said to have put in his papers and will be replaced by Mohit Kampani, the current head of merchandising and operations. The retail arm of RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group has hired two global retail hands — Venkat Narayanan, former director of merchandising at Office Depot in the US, and […]