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Retail is vibrant with retailers rolling out expansion plans, invading new markets and opening up new stores. The section tracks down the news related to the store launches, the locality, the designing aspects, etc.

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What started back in 1994 as Moja shoes has now turned into ‘THE BRAND HUB’. SSIPL group is the niche name in footwear retailing. The group was the first to start footwear manufacturing for Nike in India. The company forayed into organized retailing in the year 1998 by setting up the first exclusive Nike store at South

BY Shipra Srivastava  |  Jan 24, 2017  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Cover Story, a fast fashion brand by Kishore Biyani’s Future Style Lab, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Future Group had opened its first store in June last year. The brand operates in fast fashion category and was launched with an aim to compete with global brands like ZARA and H&M with its unique positioning. The brand

BY Shipra Srivastava  |  Jan 07, 2017  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

The Indian mobile accessories market is growing rapidly owing to the exponential smartphone sales growth. A leading industry report has forecasted that mobile phone accessories market is expected to touch $107.3 billion by 2022. Over the year, Indian market has been flooded with many leading players in this segment. Intex Technologies,

BY Shipra Srivastava  |  Jan 05, 2017  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

As e-commerce companies learn to strive hard with lower valuations, Lenskart is certainly defying the trend. Delhi based Lenskart  which was founded in 2010 has been funded by three venture capitalists till date, namely IDG Ventures ($4 million in October 2011) and Ronnie Screwvala-led Unilazer Ventures ($10 million in February

BY Shipra Srivastava  |  Jan 04, 2017  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Current Indian Jewellery retail market stands at around USD 38 billion annually, which is largely traditional and is poised to grow at CAGR of around 10% to 12% in next five years. While the Indian e-commerce (retail) is expected to grow with a CAGR of 20% till year 2020, it is expected that the online jewellery retail to grow with

BY Shipra Srivastava  |  Jan 02, 2017  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

The Gurgaon-based  cashback  and  coupon website CashKaro.com  which has raised Rs 25 crore in its Series A funding round from Kalaari Capital in November 2015, and  a very small amount of investment  from Ratan Tata in January this year, is very close to achieve its break-even.  In an exclusive

BY Shipra Srivastava  |  Dec 30, 2016  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

The brand ‘Woodland’ owned by Aero Group was started in Quebec, Canada for making winter boots. The brand entered into India in 1992 when the Indian footwear market was largely unorganised. The brand is known for creating a new category of specialised ‘outdoor adventure sports’ shoes. Its product positioning was

BY Shipra Srivastava  |  Dec 30, 2016  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Baggit, a vegan brand, has been selling non-leather handbags and accessories for women and men since more than two decades now.  Started in early nineties, the brand has a very humble beginning. The journey of the brand started with its maiden store in Mumbai. During the span of the last 25 years Baggit has grown at a healthy pace

BY Shipra Srivastava  |  Dec 29, 2016  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Gurgaon-based budget hotels aggregator, Oyo Rooms is all set to pilot a food technology venture “Oyo Café” and housekeeping services “Oyo Care”. With this move, the hyperlocal marketplace aims at providing a better experience to its consumers while creating a sustainable and standardized long-term

BY Indian Retailer Bureau  |  Nov 16, 2015  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Hero MotoCorp patriarch and doyen of Indian two-wheeler industry, Brijmohan Lall Munjal, passed away on Sunday evening after a brief illness. He was 92. Munjal passed away at a private hospital in south Delhi, according to family sources. He is survived by three sons and one daughter. The cremation will be done on

BY Indian Retailer Bureau  |  Nov 02, 2015  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

German sportswear giant, Adidas, has given 'ownership' of one franchisee retail store to each of its 75 employees in India in a rare retail initiative aimed at spurring sales. This means annual increments and bonus payouts for each of these employees — the list includes Adidas Group India managing director Dave Thomas

BY Indian Retailer Bureau  |  Sep 26, 2015  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

SapnaOnline.com, from the house of Sapna Infoway Pvt. Ltd has recently announced the acquisition of Ishita Technologies Pvt Ltd and its three brands Bookadda.com, Acadzone.com and Koolskool.com. Besides, Ishita Technologies was valued at USD 13 million in its previous round of funding.Through the acquisition of the 3 brands,

BY Indian Retailer Bureau  |  Dec 08, 2014  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Online investments provider for gold and silver, BullionIndia.In has set a target of tripling its turnover to Rs 150 crore this fiscal, following spurt in the e-commerce market, says a PTI report, quoting a top official of the company. "This fiscal, we are targeting Rs 150 crore in gold and silver revenue.. We are also

BY Retailer  |  Oct 09, 2014  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Mobile phones will outnumber the human population by the end of 2014, reaching a staggering 7.3 billion, a new study has said. The study by the International Telecommunications Union concludes that the number of mobile phones will rise from 6 billion now to 7.3 billion in 2014, compared to the global population of 7 billion,

BY PTI  |  Sep 04, 2014  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

NEW DELHI: Diversified conglomerate ITC has raised the prices of select cigarette brands like Classic and Gold Flake Kings by up to Rs 10/pack in the wake of hike in excise duty on cigarettes in the Budget. "Prices of select ITC Cigarette brands have been increased and new stocks are expected to hit the market shortly,"

BY PTI  |  Aug 05, 2014  |  comments ( 0 )  |