Top Retail Brands


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

Showing 1 - 15 Articles out of 728

A study by industry body ASSOCHAM, and global consulting firm EY, today published that the market size for Indian organic packaged food is expected to cross INR 871 million by 2021 from INR 533 million in 2016, growing at a rate of 17%. The substantial growth of this sector is attributed to an expanding urban population base, rising

BY Indian Retailer Bureau  |  Mar 21, 2018  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

E-tailing: FMCG is the highest growth potential category while mobiles and large appliances have fairly higher penetration   The e-tailing industry currently has the highest penetration of mobile and large appliances. This is driven by behaviour of users buying standardized products with reliable delivery experience. FMCG

BY Indian Retailer Bureau  |  Mar 12, 2018  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

The Indian Retail & eRetail Congress 2018(IReC) continues to stay true to its mission to highlight how businesses can cope with the change around them and as seamlessly as possible can shift to new business models, operational excellence & better organizational structure with agile culture and decision making After last

BY Indian Retailer Bureau  |  Mar 12, 2018  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Knight Frank, the independent global property consultancy, today launches the 12th edition of The Wealth Report 2018. The report that tracks the burgeoning super-rich population in the world has nearly doubled its reach across 314 cities and comprehensive analysis of 52 countries. The number of ultra-wealthy – those with USD 50mn

BY Indian Retailer Bureau  |  Mar 09, 2018  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Women entrepreneurship has started taking a lead in the retail space. Starting from building an essential framework to developing entrepreneurial skills, women are taking the lead everywhere. Similar to many other industries, retail is also an industry which was ruled by men until recently, whether the leadership roles in retail

BY Shipra Srivastava  |  Mar 08, 2018  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Indian retail industry is blooming like never before owing to which seeking unprecedented participation from women and contributing a lot of growth in this segment. Retail is proving lucrative profession from them and there is an urge seen in women to join retail industry without any qualms thereby spoiling the age old tradition of

BY Shipra Srivastava  |  Mar 07, 2018  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

A $1.8 billion fraud shook the entire nation in the last few days. Fear, apprehension and worry- the most instinctive reaction of jewelry merchants in India, to this latest event in the jewelry industry. But is this a premonition of a downturn in the industry? Or will this be a lesson learnt for the jewelry magnates to be more cautious

BY Madhuparna Panigrahi  |  Feb 28, 2018  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

India is growing as a land of retail startups and expected to reach USD $1 trillion by the year 2020. Of this, the B2B e-commerce market could touch USD $700 billion. What does this mean for the industry? It opens up opportunities for startup retailers to create their own niche in the market. It also means that a bigger market would

BY Madhuparna Panigrahi  |  Feb 23, 2018  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Machine Learning, Chatbots and Big data ruled the retail technology trends last season. While personalization and robotics are among other trends in news this year, we bring to you some rather interesting tech trends to watch out in the retail industry. Platform Style companies are the future of the retail industry and offer

BY Shwetha Satyanarayan  |  Feb 20, 2018  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

India is a very price sensitive market. Discounts are one of the biggest sale drivers in products and services with low differentiation. Discounts across the year is now a common phenomenon, both in offline and online shopping in India. These discounts are also one of the biggest reasons of increasing consumerism in both urban and

BY Guest author  |  Feb 14, 2018  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

In the last decade, the face of retail has changed from old-age kirana stores in bylanes to tech-enabled experiential stores, growing exponentially to be a $1.1 trillion market by 2020. In this process, digital is no longer a new frontier for retail, but a business imperative. A recent research sheds light on how to create the right

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

It’s been over a year since India took the plunge into cashless economy, and while consumers are still getting accustomed to the digital leap, a latest report seems to be promising that mobile wallets are the new future. According to Capgemini’s World Payment Report, the mobile wallet industry will grow to $4.4 billion by

BY Shwetha Satyanarayan  |  Feb 09, 2018  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Giving wings to the Digital India initiative which has steadily gained popularity, the ecommerce sector in the country has registered some rather impressive growth. According to the Economic Survey by the Central government, discounts, festival offers, speedy delivery and better telecom bandwidth seem to have helped the sector

BY Shwetha Satyanarayan  |  Feb 02, 2018  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

The Budget 2018 has continued to deliver on the Government’s stated development agenda of enhancing the rural economy and doubling the farmers income, supporting the poor and underprivileged, developing the infrastructure, promoting digital economy and prudent fiscal management. Speaking on same, Aashish Kasad, Partner and

BY Shipra Srivastava  |  Feb 01, 2018  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

India has emerged as the third largest start-up base and such ventures are poised to grow 2.2 times to reach 10,500 by 2020 despite a perception that the ecosystem in the country has slowed down in the last year, says a report. India is in the third position just behind US and UK, and nearly 1,400 new startups are expected by end

BY Nibedita Mohanta  |  Jan 31, 2018  |  comments ( 0 )  |