This vast sector consists of apparels, footwear, cosmetics & beauty products, accessories, jewellery, etc. Complying with the diversity, the articles exploit the numerous issues of fashion industry.
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The recent demonetisation has taken a huge toll on kid’s retail and retail industry in general. While the industry just started to boom due to festive season, the government’s decision has hit the market badly and has slowed down the overall consumption. Majority of the transactions by Indian consumers happen via cash.
E-commerce in India has brought a momentous transformation among the general population where buying and selling of products are done through online portals. It has also seen an unprecedented growth of more than 60% in the course of the most recent years and is considered as one of the fastest growing sectors. Various features such as
Post the development of technology in the last decade and internet penetration in every household, it is clearly evident that consumers have become totally reliant on online buying and selling of goods and services. In spite of this transformation, many consumers still prefer visiting the physical store for their needs and purchases.
BIBA, the ethnic apparel brand has joined hands with the Ministry of Textiles, Government of India and announced the launch of India Handloom Brand garments at BIBA’s flagship Lajpat Nagar store on November 07, 2016. The India Handloom Brand launched on August 07, 2015 is an initiative by the Government of India to promote
Over the years, there has been a growing demand for apparels and toys for both infants and kids in India. According to Novonous, the child care market is poised to grow at a CAGR of 13.66 per cent in the coming years, owing to strong demand for baby and children apparel, footwear, toys and baby cosmetics. The annual spend on toys in
Indian weddings are absolutely incomplete without ethnic wear. With people becoming more conscious about their looks and willing to spend more, brands are trying to cash in on the opportunity by providing them a varied array of product choices. Indian ethnic wear market was estimated to be of Rs 82,220 crore in 2014 and is expected
BlueStone.com, one of India's online destinations for fine jewellery has launched a brand new campaign, 'Choose Your Twinkle'. Presenting the finest range of modern and contemporary jewellery designs and styles, the campaign promotes the brand as the go-to jewellery destination for women. The
No doubt the advent of eCommerce has opened doors to different ways of doing business and for consumers to accept and try these innovative models. After the advent of formats like mobile commerce, hyperlocal apps, dark stores etc., the online retail vertical is now moving towards mojo of renting. Gone are the days when consumers used
Indian handicrafts and traditional crafts showcase the rich heritage and true culture of our nation. With beautiful designs, the artisans carry a legacy of their land, myth, culture and carve their art into forms that can be forwarded to generations. Indian artisans were highly regarded and rewarded until the outbreak of 19th century
The online apparel market is growing by leaps and bounds and has become the major focus of all ecommerce players as it is a key growth driver. With a shift of towards profitability, fashion has become the de facto category to focus on drawing in online players of every shape and size. With nearly 50 per cent of all eCommerce
The Indian Handicraft industry’s contribution in generating employment to a huge number of artisans’- generation after generation cannot be underestimated. The Indian handicrafts industry is fragmented, with more than 7 million regional artisans and more than 67,000 exporters/export houses promoting regional art and
Designer clothing for children has been around since Christian Dior started making it in the 60’s. However, in India, luxury kids lines has surged in recent years. The market for children’s fashion and luxury is fast becoming one of the most profitable retail segments in India. Many global brands are exploring
Over the past few years, luxury market has emerged in India to a much higher scale. Luxury defined as ‘anything that is desirable & more than necessary and ordinary’ is no longer a privilege to a few groups. With the presence of pre-owned luxury market and increasing purchasing power, especially amongst women, a larger
Myntra, owned by Flipkart, has ramped up its operations to roll out its offline stores in next three months. Informing about the move, Ananth Narayanan, CEO, Myntra stated that Flipkart-owned Myntra will open offline stores in the next three months at a time its annualized gross merchandise value, or GMV run rate, has hit $1 billion,
As they say, “it’s not always about how you look, but about how you see.” Betting on the quote, Indian eyewear market, over the past 5 years, has grown at a CAGR (compounded annual growth rate) of almost 28 per cent. With a significant shift happening in almost every vertical of retail, eyewear market too has