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| 22 September, 2020, 12:24 AM IST | E-Paper

    Sagar Malviya

    Sr Asst Editor, ET

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    HDFC, India's largest private lender, worth erodes 11% to $20.26 billionFMCG recovery is fast, but not fast enough to restore pre-Covid level salesIndia's virus graph is worrying, says Unilever CEO; expects company to do well post-CovidAfter starving for four months, India's retailers set to go on a new outlet binge
    India’s biggest retailers to accelerate new store openings for the fiscal yearIKEA to raise Rs 5,000 crore in India via debentures, issue Rs 550 crore as first trancheAmazon, Flipkart mulls leasing warehouse space to meet festive sales rushReliance-Future deal to keep Kishore Biyani and his family out of retail space for 15 years
    Jobs safe even after Reliance deal, Kishore Biyani assures Future employeesCashaa raises $5 million from Dubai based O1ex, a blockchain investment firmUnilever to invest €1 billion for cutting fossil fuels from cleaning productsReliance set to dominate India's retail space with Future acquisition. Here's why
    If size matters, Ambani has just made Reliance Retail XXXLReliance buys Kishore Biyani's retail businessDeclining sales by Patanjali drags down India's ayurvedic products market growth rateFuture Enterprises board meets tomorrow to seal Reliance Retail deal
    Future Enterprises board meets tomorrow to seal Reliance Retail dealFor a breakfast date: Mondelez, the maker of Cadbury Dairy Milk chocolates, plans to bring cereals to youRenal Project raises second round of funding from angel investorsFuture of Biyani-RIL talks may rest on a ₹100 cr interest payout
    Apparel and electronics makers will not offer steep discounts this festive seasonTop retailers manage to get big discounts on mall rentals, but say need moreFlipkart gross merchandise value (GMV) exceeds pre-Covid-19 level: WalmartIndia is a difficult market to be in at this moment of time, says Carlsberg Global CEO
    Retail chain DMart owner, Avenue Supermarts shelves cash-and-carry planIncreased demand for groceries lifts household consumption to a two year high in April-JuneLocked out of distribution networks, regional brands may find it hard to regain groundGrofers partners 600 new local and regional FMCG brands
    FMCG companies push more products in higher quantities to mitigate potential lockdownsConfident of long-term opportunities in India, says global spirits giant DiageoBiscuits drive sales for MondelezDiageo writes down £1.3 billion on account of disruption caused by coronavirus
    DMart's ecommerce unit doubles sales but loss widenes tooLocalised lockdowns make demand recovery uncertain despite growing sales: Consumer CEOsEye on Future, RIL to buy minority stake in its FMCG businessMondelez India sales declined in April and May but now growing at mid-single digit: Global CEO
    Soap opera twist: Dettol claims the throne on the back of pandemic popularityPond’s White Beauty goes for colour correction, entire skincare portfolio is being reworked: HULSporadic lockdowns can spoil the continuity of business, says Asian PaintsUnilever expects income tax dept questions on Horlicks deal tax math from GlaxoSmithKline Plc
    Unilever to create separate entity for global tea business, but will retain India and IndonesiaGeneral Mills local unit saw increased demand as shoppers increasingly 'Bake in India'What made Kishore Biyani's Future is also what led to his undoingCovid lockdown impact: In cities, pharmacies emerge as new hotspot for FMCG sales
    Weekend shopping sales lose shine for Indian consumers; evening sales also impactedDiageo India launches new wellness plan for employees to promote an inclusive working environmentRIL in talks with Future’s lenders for 30% haircutTaste beats health in lockdown: Survey
    Inditex, the owner of Zara fashion brand, records slowest sales growth in India during FY19-20Consumer goods companies step up rural focus with rural-only productsE-commerce sales surge for food & grocery retailers in April-June quarterConsumer goods sales rebound to pre-Covid levels in June
    Godrej Consumer expects mid single digit sales growth in India during April-June quarterAmazon stake knot in any Reliance-Future dealHUL eyes alternatives for China sourcing amid border tensionsFMCG companies in a faster lane in rural markets
    H&M India sales fall 74% during March-May quarterCovid-19 impact: Whisky & Cola mix to lift restaurant workers' spiritsTo hazard a guess on normalcy is hard to put: United Spirits MD Anand KripaluOnline sales doubles for top consumer brands in India due to Covid-19
    Demand scenario to become clearer by September quarter: Sanjiv Mehta, chairman, Hindustan UnileverPremium liquor demand could shift from duty free to local shopsOnline, home delivery will make liquor more accessible to women buyers: United Spirits LtdBranded staple foods fly off shelves as focus shifts to hygiene
    Future Retail plans stake sale; in talks with Premji Invest, othersShoppers Stop lays off more than 1,100 employeesAt FMCG companies, production crosses pre-Covid for food & hygiene goodsMaker of Jack Daniel’s expects slow recovery for emerging markets including India
    Corona tax hangover: Liquor sales in low spiritsCooking at home proves healthy for food companies, tooThanks to social distancing, offers at mall retailers look distant nowRetailers avoid discounting to meet social distancing norms
    Consumer MNCs ask employees to stay locked inFlipkart owner not surprised by Facebook’s Jio investmentKiranas in crisis, disruption tough to reverse, fears FMCGOver 7 lakh small stores may have shut shop due to lockdown
    Old stocks to new launches, cos will start advertising soonIndia's largest brands plan to resume advertisingCredit in quarantine, distributors deal in cashFMCG firms to accelerate automation to tide over labour shortage
    Supplies of smartphones, tablets, laptops hit due to lower production & distribution workforceBeer sales plummet across states, brewers blame it on 'corona cess'Consumer goods companies eye big sales boost from rural IndiaRural India to spur demand due to migration
    Indian made foreign liquor sales fell 12% during January-MarchTata Starbucks crossed Rs 500 crore in revenues during FY19-20Global brands confident of Indian consumers' loyalty despite PM Modi's local pitchGrocery sales rise & fall with lockdown fears
    Coronavirus fee: Cash-strapped states rush to raise taxes on alcoholFearing a fall in salon footfalls, Lakme Lever may cut headcountTop multinationals from HUL to Apple brace for rising online sales post Covid-19Didn't anticipate India to shut down like this, says Colgate-Palmolive CEO
    Two big trends - local grocer, ecommerce: HUL's Sanjiv MehtaMarico enters fruits and veggie wash segmentCovid lockdown: With eating out in containment, home come the indulgences
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