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Besides its sharp focus on long-term marketing and brand-building initiatives, WOW’s success may be attributed to many factors, including its ability to fill a large product gap at the right price. But with competition intensifying in the personal-care segment, the startup will have to build more scale to maintain its lead.
8 mins readBy Aditi Shrivastava

Sibros, a Silicon Valley startup set up by Hemant Sikaria, is building a tech platform that allows over-the-air or OTA updates of a vehicle’s software, collect data, and do remote diagnostics. It wants to build a connectivity platform, which is compatible with all types of vehicles. Can Sibros compete with the likes of Harman and Bosch?

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11 mins readBy Rajiv Ghosh

HDFC has underperformed the Nifty during the pandemic, but there has been an uptick in the stock. To be on the growth path, the company will either have to start lending smaller ticket sizes or be known as a holding firm for the HDFC group – where it will get regular dividends or can sell stake in subsidiaries.

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Founded in 2018 by FMCG veterans Ashok George and Rajiv Joshi, AnKa SumMor is becoming a replacement of intermediaries between a brand and a retailer. The company is offering the general-trade ecosystem a palatable model, which is more efficient, cheaper, and accessible to new brands that are fighting established competition.

12 mins readBy Soumya Gupta

While the Covid-19 outbreak has overwhelmed the healthcare system across the country, doctors, in particular, have been under tremendous stress, taking on an enemy they know little about. With each passing day, as they encounter new aspects of the virus, they fight back by trying out various treatments and sharing their findings about how patients are responding.

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10 mins readBy Isha Trivedi

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