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Himachal truckers increase freight charges


September 18th, 2012 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Sep 18 (IANS) The transporters at a prominent industrial hub in Himachal Pradesh have increased freight charges by over five percent following last week's hike in diesel price, a ... Read more...

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Sahara enters FMCG retail biz on I-day


August 13th, 2012 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) Conglomerate Sahara India will enter the fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) retail business on Independence Day launching a chain of shops of packaged food and ... Read more...

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ITC aims to create multiple Indian FMCG brands: Deveshwar


July 27th, 2012 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 27 (IANS) Conglomerate ITC Friday said it is aiming to create "absolutely vital and vibrant" multiple Indian brands in the fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) segment that can ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 153.97 points up; FMCG, oil stocks surge (Lead)


June 19th, 2012 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 18 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Tuesday closed the day's trade up 153.97 points at 16,859.80 points, led by good buying support for fast ... Read more...

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Sensex up 106.32 points; FMCG, oil stocks surge


June 19th, 2012 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 19 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets was trading 106.32 points higher around noon Tuesday led by good buying support for fast moving consumer goods ... Read more...

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Sensex rallies 300 points; auto, FMCG stocks surge


June 6th, 2012 - 2:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 6 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets was trading 300.38 points up in the afternoon session Wednesday owing to the stabilising rupee and good ... Read more...

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Sensex slides 156.93 points; consumer durables, realty stocks down


June 4th, 2012 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 4 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets fell 0.98 percent Monday around 12.30 p.m., led by selling pressure in consumer durable, realty and fast moving ... Read more...

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ITC quarterly net profit grows 26 percent


May 25th, 2012 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) Diversified conglomerate ITC Friday posted a 26 percent rise in net profit at Rs.1,614 crore for the quarter ended March 31 against Rs.1,281.5 crore during ... Read more...

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Sensex down 26.45 points on selling pressure


May 22nd, 2012 - 3:10 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 22 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets was trading down 26.46 points around 1.30 p.m. Tuesday on heavy selling pressure in capital goods, fast moving ... Read more...

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Sensex rises 120 points, FMCG, realty, metal stocks up


May 17th, 2012 - 2:23 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 17 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets was trading high around 12:30 p.m. Thursday on account of buying activity picking up in fast moving consumer ... Read more...

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GSK Healthcare aims at double-digit market share in oral care


May 14th, 2012 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 14 (IANS) GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare (GSKCH), which re-entered the Indian toothpaste market last year launching Sensodyne, hopes to increase its share to double-digits from the current 2 percent, ... Read more...

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Hindustan Unilever quarterly net profit rises 20.6 percent


May 1st, 2012 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 1 (IANS) Fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) major Hindustan Unilever Tuesday posted a 20.6 percent rise in net profit at Rs.686.6 crore for the quarter ended March 31, ... Read more...

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Sensex down 21.31 points in the afternoon trade


April 23rd, 2012 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 23 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets was trading 21.31 points or 0.12 percent down Monday, amidst a choppy session ruled by major selling pressure.The ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 111.32 points higher, auto stocks rally


April 19th, 2012 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 19 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets closed 111.32 points or 0.64 percent higher Thursday with interest rates-sensitive auto stocks making considerable gains after the ... Read more...

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IITan trio streamline transportation business


March 29th, 2012 - 9:56 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 29 (IANS) Mumbai-based entrepreneur Vikas Parashar wanted to rush a consignment of consumer goods to Ludhiana, necessitated by heavy demand. But he also feared cancellation of the ... Read more...

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Indian firm ships sugar packing machine to Sudan


February 20th, 2012 - 11:26 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 20 (IANS) Integrated packaging machinery major Nichrome India has shipped an assembling machine to one of the largest sugar plants in Sudan for packing the sweet crystals, the ... Read more...

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Nestle India’s full year net profit up 17.45 percent


February 14th, 2012 - 11:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 14 (IANS) Fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) major Nestle India Tuesday reported a rise of 17.45 percent in its full year (2011) net profit, which stood at ... Read more...

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Amway to commission its India manufacturing plant in 2014


February 13th, 2012 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 13 (IANS) US-based direct selling fast moving consumer goods company Amway Corporation will commission its first own manufacturing centre in India in 2014, investing Rs.3 billion, a top ... Read more...

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Pepsi test-markets Slice in Canada to tap diaspora market


February 11th, 2012 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 11 (IANS) Fast moving consumer goods major PepsiCo has started test marketing its mango-based drink Slice in Canada to tap the Indian diaspora consumers there."We have started ... Read more...

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Hindustan Unilever’s third quarter net profit up 18 percent


February 6th, 2012 - 4:46 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 6 (IANS) Fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) major Hindustan Unilever Monday reported an 18.24 percent increase in its net profit for the quarter ended Dec 31 at Rs.753.81 ... Read more...

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Indian Angel Network to invest Rs.3.25 crore in Peel-Works


January 27th, 2012 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) Venture capital firm Indian Angel Network (IAN) Friday said it will invest up to Rs.3.25 crore in Peel-Works, a sales manpower transformation and business process ... Read more...

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Sensex up 95 points, makes third straight week of gains (Roundup)


January 20th, 2012 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 20 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets Friday closed 95 points higher, paring some of the initial gains as fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) stocks ... Read more...

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India Inc. goes after $5-bn fake, smuggled goods threat


November 10th, 2011 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 10 (IANS) With losses due to counterfeiting, smuggling, tax evasion and branding frauds estimated at $5 billion annually - 20 percent of road accidents in India are ... Read more...

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Global firms line up with offers for IIM-B grads


November 2nd, 2011 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 2 (IANS) Global consulting and financial firms have queued up with pre-placement offers and interviews to hire the post-graduate programme (PGP) course students of the premier Indian Institute ... Read more...

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Hindustan Unilever quarterly net profit rises 21.7 percent


October 31st, 2011 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 31 (IANS) Fast moving consumer goods major Hindustan Unilever Ltd (HUL) Monday reported an increase of 21.7 percent in net profit at Rs.689 crore for the quarter ended ... Read more...

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ITC’s second quarter net up 21.46 percent


October 24th, 2011 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 24 (IANS) Fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) major ITC Monday reported an increase of 21.46 percent in its net profit for the second quarter of the current ... Read more...

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Men buy more grocery online than women, shows study


October 4th, 2011 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 4 (IANS) Men outnumber women in buying grocery items online, revealed a survey of online buyers."Males are more inclined to shop for groceries online with women contributing ... Read more...

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Coca Cola not to increase prices in India


September 26th, 2011 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) Fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) major Coca Cola India Monday said it will not raise prices to counter the effects of high inflation."Inflation is there ... Read more...

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Patna emerging luxe centre in eastern India


September 12th, 2011 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) Guess where luxury brands like Biba, Sabhyata, Mufti and Bossini are headed? Bihar's capital Patna, which has undergone a major image change in the last ... Read more...

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IIM-Calcutta gets a gift of knowledge from alumni


September 1st, 2011 - 11:40 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 1 (IANS) Shekhar Chaudhuri, director of the Indian Institute of Management-Calcutta (IIM-C), realised in 2003 that he was facing some critical gaps in his marketing department. He was ... Read more...

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Britannia to foray into diabetic-friendly products


August 6th, 2011 - 11:16 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 6 (IANS) Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FCMG) major Britannia Saturday said it would venture into diabetic-friendly products and set up several greenfield bakery factories including in Bihar, Orissa ... Read more...

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Nestle India Q1 net profit up 9.75 percent


July 30th, 2011 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) Fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) firm Nestle India Saturday posted an increase of 9.75 percent in its net profit at Rs.213.8 crore for the quarter ... Read more...

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FMCG business to be profitable in six years: ITC


July 29th, 2011 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 29 (IANS) Multi-business conglomerate ITC Limited aims to turn its non-tobacco fast moving consumer goods business profitable by 2017 as it eyes the country's number one position in ... Read more...

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ITC Ltd quarterly net profit increases 24.5 percent


July 28th, 2011 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 28 (IANS) Diversified conglomerate ITC Ltd Thursday posted a 24.5 percent increase in net profit at Rs.1,332.7 crore for the quarter ended June 30 against Rs.1,070.3 crore during ... Read more...

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Hiring up in India economy in April-June


July 9th, 2011 - 10:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) Hiring activity in India showed an upward trend during the quarter ended June 30 with hiring by IT sector up by 32 percent and that ... Read more...

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