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FDI move will ruin Indian retail trade: CPI-M


September 21st, 2012 - 4:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) The government's policy notification on FDI is "the single biggest step" that will destroy the livelihood of those engaged in India's retail trade, the CPI-M ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Toys ‘R’ Us to launch Tabeo tablet for kids


September 10th, 2012 - 10:28 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Sept 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) End of the times when the tablet was primarily marketed to adult professionals, business population or to anybody but kids. The leading retailer of toys and ... Read more...

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Rs.70 crore liquor sold on Onam days


August 30th, 2012 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 30 (IANS) Kerala saw Rs.70 crore worth of liquor sales during the two Onam days Tuesday and Wednesday.An official from the excise department told IANS that sales on ... Read more...

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Ingersoll Rand launches China-made air-conditioners


August 14th, 2012 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 14 (IANS) Ingersoll Rand India Tuesday launched the China-made Trane brand premium split air conditioners and said it is targeting a market share of five percent in the ... Read more...

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Bata Q2 net jumps 28 percent


July 26th, 2012 - 11:16 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 26 (IANS) Bata India, the country's leading footwear retailer and manufacturer, Thursday reported a 28.45 percent jump in its standalone net profit for the quarter ended June 30, ... Read more...

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Kerala liquor suppliers threaten supply shutdown


June 21st, 2012 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, June 21 (IANS) Distillers and brewers in Kerala Thursday threatened to suspend liquor supplies from next month if the state government fails to increase the purchase price of liquor.The ... Read more...

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Fuel shortage to ease in Chennai, says Jayalalithaa


May 29th, 2012 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 29 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Tuesday said the acute shortage of petrol and diesel will end in the metropolis as urgent steps are being taken ... Read more...

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DLF Brands to open 10 lifestyle multi-brand retail stores


May 24th, 2012 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) Realty major DLF's lifestyle retail subsidiary DLF Brands Thursday said it plans to open around 10 multi-brand retail "AVE.NEU" outlets by the end of fiscal ... Read more...

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Essar Hypermart to sell 1 mn tonnes steel through retail


May 18th, 2012 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad (Uttar Pradesh), May 18 (IANS) Essar Steel's retail distribution division, Essar Hypermart, is expecting to sell one million tonnes of steel products through its network of sales points."We are ... Read more...

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Best Foods to tie up with hotel chains for more business


April 19th, 2012 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 19 (IANS) Best Foods, an integrated basmati rice player with presence across value chains, is planning to shore up its packaged rice business by tying up with hotel ... Read more...

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Pay more for liquor, Kerala government told


April 17th, 2012 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, April 17 (IANS) The Kerala Bottlers Federation (KBF) and the Association of Distillers, Brewers and Vintners of India Tuesday urged the Kerala government to raise the price of ... Read more...

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Reliance Communications to market Android devices in India


April 16th, 2012 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 16 (IANS) Reliance Communications Monday announced its plans to market Android devices exclusively in India for the next two years, a company official said.Through a strategic collaboration with ... Read more...

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Pakistan fashion fraternity eyes franchises, collaborations in India


April 16th, 2012 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) Pakistan's fashion fraternity has welcomed India and Pakistan's decision to open more trade routes and hope to expand their reach by collaborating with Indian wholesalers, ... Read more...

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Ramdev launches products in open market


April 4th, 2012 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 4 (IANS) Yoga guru Baba Ramdev Wednesday launched 800 Ayurvedic products that will be sold in open market via a chain of retail outlets and "super distributors" ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

US retail sales go up


March 14th, 2012 - 11:49 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 14 (IANS/EFE) Sales at US retail outlets increased by 1.1 percent in February to an annualized volume of $407.8 billion, the highest in five years, the Department of ... Read more...

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Essar Oil in pact with IGL for NCR CNG retailing


March 9th, 2012 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 9 (IANS) Essar Oil (EOL) Friday entered into an agreement with compressed natural gas (CNG) supplier Indraprastha Gas Ltd (IGL) for erecting pumping facilities at EOL outlets ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

ABD launches new brandy in Kerala


February 2nd, 2012 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 2 (IANS) India's third largest spirits company, Allied Blenders and Distillers Pvt. Ltd., Thursday announced its foray into the semi-premium brandy segment in Kerala and Andhra Pradesh with ... Read more...

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Sony Music acquires rights of ‘London, Paris, New York’


January 25th, 2012 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) The music rights of romantic comedy "London, Paris, New York" have been reserved by Sony Music. All seven songs in the album have been written, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Beijing residents told to go slow on fireworks


January 21st, 2012 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 21 (IANS) As the quality of Beijing's air continues to give rise to concerns, many NGOs are asking the public to refrain from shooting off fireworks during the ... Read more...

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Moscow shops selling cat fur coats?


January 16th, 2012 - 11:42 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 16 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Moscow police are checking retail outlets following reports that some of them were selling Chinese fur coats made of domestic cat skins.An animal protection group ... Read more...

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LPG shortage hits Kashmir as snowfall continues


January 16th, 2012 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 16 (IANS) As moderate to heavy snowfall continued in the Kashmir Valley for the second consecutive day Monday, locals and tourists are now complaining about the scarcity of ... Read more...

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Kerala distilleries seek hike in liquor prices


December 20th, 2011 - 5:17 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 20 (IANS) Even as sales of liquor and revenue earned by way of taxes on it are going up in Kerala, the 11 distilleries in the state are ... Read more...

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Shubh Jewellers targets southern India with 550 gold outlets


December 15th, 2011 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 14 (IANS) Soaring gold prices notwithstanding, a leading jewellery company has announced the opening of 550 retail outlets across southern India under the Shubh Jewellers brand, an official ... Read more...

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Shops in Tamil Nadu closed to protest FDI in retail


December 1st, 2011 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 1 (IANS) The protest shutdown by traders and shopkeepers against permitting 51 percent foreign direct investment (FDI) in retail was total in Tamil Nadu Thursday.At some places ... Read more...

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Kerala local bodies can give licence for liquor shops


December 1st, 2011 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 1 (IANS) Following protests from anti-liquor campaign activists, Kerala Excise Minister K. Babu made modifications in the liquor policy that now empowers local bodies to give sanction for ... Read more...

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FDI in retail will be a tsunami for economy: Karunanidhi


November 28th, 2011 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 28 (IANS) Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in retail will be a tsunami that will hit the country's economy badly, said DMK president and former Tamil Nadu chief minister ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu not to allow FDI funded retail outlets


November 27th, 2011 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 27 (IANS) Announcing her government's decision not to allow retail outlets with FDI in her state, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Sunday asked the central government to ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

States can decide on foreign retail chains: Anand Sharma


November 26th, 2011 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 26 (IANS) Guidelines for the new policy of allowing 51 percent foreign direct investment (FDI) in multi-brand retail outlets will be out within a week, and it ... Read more...

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Black Friday 2011 Walmart early openings


November 23rd, 2011 - 11:25 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Nov 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Walmart will be opening early on Black Friday. Several retail outlets have announced that they will open the doors early for customers to walk in on the ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Nokia announces launch of Lumia family phones


November 14th, 2011 - 11:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 14 (IANS) Finnish mobile handset manufacturer Nokia Monday announced the launch of Nokia Lumia family of smartphones based on Windows Phone in India.The Nokia Lumia 800 and ... Read more...

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Delhi gets first automated multilevel car park


November 10th, 2011 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 10 (IANS) The capital's first automated multilevel car park, with a capacity of 824 vehicles, was unveiled in south Delhi's Sarojini Nagar Market Thursday.Constructed at an ... Read more...

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Retail chain to sell Brand Himachal


September 16th, 2011 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) Retail chain Future Group Friday announced its intention to sell Himachal Pradesh's famed apples and other agriculture produce in its retail outlets across the country.A ... Read more...

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Reliance triples data download limit for 3G subscribers in festival offer


September 9th, 2011 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 9 (IANS) Telecom services provider Reliance Communications Friday launched a special festival scheme for its 3G customers, offering triple data download for the cost of a single ... Read more...

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Retail chain offers to sell Himachal apples


August 19th, 2011 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Aug 19 (IANS) Retail chain Future Group is aiming to offer Himachal Pradesh's delicious apples from Kinnaur district in its retail outlets across the country.Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Yepme to turn fully-online men’s fashion house


August 10th, 2011 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) Leading Indian men's apparel and accessory brand Yepme has recast its business to turn into a fully-online prĂȘt fashion house and is finalising a second ... Read more...

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