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This section covers the news-based features that identify what are the latest trends ruling the retail sector.

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Weeks after the National Anti-Profiteering Authority (NAA) – the institutional mechanism under GST to check unfair profit-making activities by the trading community has been approved, the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) has called for greater clarity in rules to curb price increase arising from GST. The federation has

BY Shwetha Satyanarayan  |  Jan 13, 2018  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

In the next decade, India will climb seven spots up to clinch 5th position in the world’s largest consumer durables market. By 2020, the market in India is expected to reach a whopping US$ 20.6 billion. Among many reasons that have accelerated this demand growth, the key causes are increasing disposable incomes and easy access to

BY Shwetha Satyanarayan  |  Jan 13, 2018  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

The future of the retail sector seems exciting with major global brands entering the market with technology revolutionizing the Indian retail sector. So far 2017 opened doors to ground-breaking technologies revolutionizing customers’ journey while enhancing retail operations. We look at some of the retail trends that will

BY Shwetha Satyanarayan  |  Jan 10, 2018  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Big retail brands declare 'End of Season Sale' (EoSS) so that they can flaunt huge profits and big sales figures at the end of the financial year. Earlier people save for the year end sale but now the e-commerce has made the competition tough for the brick and mortar brands because the customers can buy easily online at anytime

BY Nibedita Mohanta  |  Jan 05, 2018  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

India has emerged as the most dynamic and fast-paced business hub in the whole world. Big or small, all sort of brands are trying more ways than one to enter the sub-continent and firm their roots in Indian soil. Indian government too is doing its best to give equal opportunities to the domestic brands and start

BY Nibedita Mohanta  |  Jan 04, 2018  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Indian government is striving hard to push Indian digital economy to $1 trillion in the next 5-7 years. As per industry data India has emerged as the 3rd biggest startup movement in the world and the best young brains are now creating jobs through digital world. These start-ups are contributing huge in digital economy. It

BY Indian Retailer Bureau  |  Jan 03, 2018  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Indian Retail has come of age and has emerged as one of the fastest growing sectors in India. It is expected to grow at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 10 per cent from $641 billion in 2016 to $1.6 trillion by 2026. There has been a remarkable change in terms of the lifestyle preferences and buying trends among Indian

BY Guest author  |  Dec 28, 2017  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

In the last one year, there have been gigantic changes in the digital payment mode. A shining example is the instant success of apps like Paytm, PayU and PhonePe. Suggesting that this trend is here to stay, international reports have said that digital payments will overtake cash by 2022. From a ‘chaiwala’ who accepts Rs

BY Shwetha Satyanarayan  |  Dec 28, 2017  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

At a time when online shopping has threatened the existence of brick and mortar stores in the country, a recent survey has concluded that although 70 per cent of the online shoppers are influenced by ecommerce, only 16 per cent make online purchases. The report released by BCG highlights that online shopping has grown by 8x from 2013.

BY Shwetha Satyanarayan  |  Dec 23, 2017  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

One would have noticed the sudden rise in value of crypto currencies, better known as Bitcoin. The recent development in the virtual world is that the sudden surge of five times the value of crypto currencies has unleashed people’s expectation of making their money five times of what it is now. R Gandhi, Deputy Governor,

BY Nibedita Mohanta  |  Dec 20, 2017  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

There is always a first time for anything you do in life and the feeling of the first time remains etched in heart and mind forever. After one gains consciousness and understands the life puzzle, it becomes more nauseating and nervous energy flows throughout the body.  Same goes with the first time retailers, getting cold feet

BY Nibedita Mohanta  |  Dec 16, 2017  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

The new age technology bug has bitten everyone and we have become not only dependent but addictive to technology. This has infected entire business system as well as daily life. India’s retail market is expected to nearly double to US$ 1 trillion by 2020 from US$ 600 billion in 2015, driven by income growth, urbanisation

BY Nibedita Mohanta  |  Dec 15, 2017  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

The entire world is undergoing this online revolution, which has changed the way of life of everybody. Time and again technology has only made things easy for everybody in every possible field. According to a new study by Forrester Research, approximately a fifth of total retail sales will take place online by 2021 in Asia Pacific,

BY Nibedita Mohanta  |  Dec 14, 2017  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Bicycle had been the childhood best friend of almost everybody, but slowly with time the bond faded away and got replaced with bikes and cars. But the recent study has revealed how bicycle industry has evolved with years and is soon going to be an essential part of urban living. The Indian bicycle market is expected to grow

BY Nibedita Mohanta  |  Dec 07, 2017  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Does independence create enormous amount of benefit while unleashing the animal spirit of a company both through internal alignment and external flexibility is a question to be asked in the current trend of demergers of fashion entities undertaken by leading textile and apparel retailers like Arvind Ltd. and Mandhana Industries in the

BY Sunil Pol  |  Dec 07, 2017  |  comments ( 0 )  |