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Good News for Start-ups: Government to show leniency on tax
Good News for Start-ups: Government to

Talking about the start-ups in India, Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said “Simple exit policy, easier registration norms and visible tax regime will be provided to motivate start-ups. Incidentally, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley spoke about easing taxation and initiatives that will favour the start-ups to function”. While

January 16, 2016  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

US’ No. 2 sportswear brand, Under Armour to enter New Delhi
US’ No. 2 sportswear brand, Under Armour

The brand is currently in talks with many big e-retailers in the country. Under Armour is spearheaded by founder and CEO Kevin Plank. The underdog strategy, which makes them tie up with lesser known athletes in the US, as against Nike that has the best of athletes under its radar, is what has made brand Under Armour a huge success in the US.    Celebrities such as wrestler-turned-actor Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson has

January 14, 2016  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

The biggest hurdle in India’s eCommerce being tackled by Flipkart’s Binny Bansal
The biggest hurdle in India’s eCommerce

Binny Bansal, who is the newly appointed chief executive of Flipkart, will keep control of the company’s logistics arm as the home grown e-retailer opens it for outside customers and is building a consortium of players in logistics’ industry. Flipkart restructured teams in its retail and marketplace divisions soon after Binny Bansal took over from friend and co-founder Sachin Bansal. Mukesh Bansal, Myntra’s co-founder, who

January 14, 2016  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

H&M to station it's largest store at DLF Mall of India
H&M to station it's largest store at DLF

H&M, Hennes & Mauritz AB, the Swedish international retailer, known for fashion and quality at the best price in a sustainable way, is excited to announce its first flagship store in Noida. Spread over 37000 sq. ft., the new location at the highly anticipated DLF Mall of India is set to open in Spring 2016. DLF Mall of India, spread across 2 million square feet will see India’s biggest H&M store yet, offering 4 floors of latest

January 14, 2016  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Godrej Appliances Adds Products in the Premium Segment
Godrej Appliances Adds Products in the

Godrej Appliances, under its brand NXW, is set to launch products such as ACs, washing machines, microwave ovens in the premium segment, whilst expanding their physical reach by way of adding up to 65 exclusive brand outlets. Godrej Appliances’ Business Head and EVP Kamal Nandi also added that apart from these, there will be more launches as well. Talking about the focus on premium segment, Nandi said: “That’s a clear focus for

January 14, 2016  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Reliance Cement starts online retailing in UP
Reliance Cement starts online retailing

Reliance Cement Company (RCC), a subsidiary of Reliance Infrastructure, today announced foray in the online space to sell cement in Uttar Pradesh. The cement e-tailing facility is now available in UP, Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra. To provide superior service to customers, e-tailing is the latest Next-Gen customer friendly initiative, a Reliance Cement spokesperson said adding RCC is now amongst the first ecommerce cement companies in

October 27, 2015  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

British Safety Council conferred DLF with Sword of Honour
British Safety Council conferred DLF

Leading real estate company, DLF is pleased to announce conferment of “SWORD OF HONOUR” from British Safety Council for 06 buildings in Del / NCR towards best practice in Occupational Health & Safety. DLF has received the “SWORD OF HONOUR” from British Safety Council for all following sites through tough screening:-Emporio Mall, Promenade Mall,Saket Mall, Cyber HUB,  DLF Centre, Capitol Point

October 16, 2015  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Vodafone CEO says preparing for IPO of India unit, no timeline set
Vodafone CEO says preparing for IPO of

Vodafone Group Plc , the world's second-largest mobile operator by subscribers, is preparing for an initial public offering of its India unit, Chief Executive Vittorio Colao said, local TV channels reported on Wednesday. Colao said he was "positively inclined to an IPO," but was yet to take a final call since market conditions were still volatile. An IPO for the telecom operator's India unit has been in the works for years

October 15, 2015  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Delhi Police sends notice to Flipkart over sale of stolen mobile phones
Delhi Police sends notice to Flipkart

eCommerce giant Flipkart has received a notice by Delhi Police following the arrest of six persons and recovery of stolen high-end mobile phones worth around 1 crore. Many of these phones were allegedly sold through the Flipkart website. The notice was addressed to the CEO of the company asking the company to join the probe in connection with stolen phones allegedly sold through their website, said DCP (IGI Airport) Dinesh Kumar

October 06, 2015  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

CredR forays into Hyderabad
CredR forays into Hyderabad

CredR one of India’s leading, most trusted online marketplace for listing and purchasing verified, pre-owned vehicles is expanding its presence to the city of Nawabs – Hyderabad. The company recently received a $15M Series A round funding by Fidelity’s proprietary investment arm, Eight Roads Ventures and plans to scale up its product engineering & marketing and further build its market leading product platform, across 20

October 05, 2015  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Pescafresh to start an e-commerce website and mobile app
Pescafresh to start an e-commerce

Now fish trading is also set to go online as Pescafresh will invest Rs 25-30 crore in the next three years. The company which distributes 4 tonnes of clean, fresh fish to households in four major metros daily now plans to enter Pune this financial year. Sangram Sawant, founder and CEO said that the company had started its e-commerce platform and is in discussion with major retail brands to move into other major centres. Pescafresh has

September 28, 2015  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

OP Munjal chairman Hero Cycles is no more
OP Munjal chairman Hero Cycles is no

Om Prakash Munjal Chairman Hero Cycles died at the age of 86 at Ludhiana in the Hero Heart Institute of Dayanand Medical College and hospital on Thursday morning.   Om Prakash Munjal Chairman Hero Cycles died at the age of 86 at Ludhiana in the Hero Heart Institute of Dayanand Medical College and hospital on Thursday morning.   Rightly known as the father of the cycle industry in Ludhiana, Munjal was under treatment

August 13, 2015  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Solute Tradings partners with Dyson Technology
Solute Tradings partners with Dyson

Solute Tradings (P) Limited Company today signed a partnership with UK's one of the largest Consumer durable Technology company Dyson Limited. In the association the Solute Tradings (P) Ltd. would be the exclusive channel partner of Dyson Limited and distributing its flagship products across India.  The Joint Venture will allow Dyson Ltd. to sell its next-Gen technology products through the Solute Tradings and it would be an

July 27, 2015  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

eBay India launches  campaign #SheMeansBusiness to celebrate success stories of online women entrepreneurs
eBay India launches campaign

To mark the beginning of a historic day for eBay globally, eBay India today launched an unique campaign titled #SheMeansBusiness. The campaign in partnership with Yourstory.com invites all online women entrepreneurs to share their success stories, so that other women entrepreneurs are inspired to take advantage of the growth in ecommerce.     Online women entrepreneurs across platforms can send their stories in the form of a

July 20, 2015  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Pizza chain Sbarro to increase no of stores to 50 in 2yrs
Pizza chain Sbarro to increase no of

US-based Pizza chain Sbarro plans almost three-fold increase in its store count to 50 in the country in two years through multiple business models.  Expressing views on the expansion,Akhil Puri,CEO of oti International Foods said:"We plan to have 50 outlets in two years. We will expand our presence in the country through multiple business models." At present, there are 17 Sbarro outlets in the country.  Sbarro

July 20, 2015  |  comments ( 0 )  |