Xiaomi spins off POCO as an independent in brand India
"What started as a sub-brand in POCO has grown into its own identity in a short span of time. We feel the time is right to let POCO operate on its own now. We will spin it off as an independent brand," Manu Jain, Xiaomi Vice President and Xiaomi India Managing Director, said.
Rare stolen copy of 'Divan of Hafez', worth $1.1 mn, found
The gold-leafed volume was missing from the collection of an Iranian antiques deal...
Top brands shun exclusive e-tail deals
The move by the brands is an effort to reach a wider consumer base, which is not possible by being ava...
Top brands shun exclusive e-tail deals
German sportswear maker Adidas, which had an exclusive tie-up with Flipkart and Myntra, has started selling on Amazon India. British retailer Marks & Spencer, which went online in India through Flipkart Group, has now moved to Amazon and Ajio as well.
What's in a name? A lot, say lenders being merged
Chennai-based Indian Bank is anchoring the merger with Allahabad Bank.
Fine-dining chains smell the money in delivery-only brand
Firms utilise their excess kitchen capacity and cloud kitchens to cash in on the food-delivery boom.
After Deepika Padukone’s JNU row, brands may lie low
While some brands have said they are reducing the visibility of ads featuring Deepika in the short term, celebrity managers say future endorsement deals are expected to see clauses factoring in the risks involved with celebrities taking political stands that might anger administrations inclined to be vengeful.
Food aggregators aren’t restaurants’ enemies: Merrill Pereyra, MD Pizza Hut India
Merrill Pereyra, who has come from global franchise chain QSR Brands in Malaysia, is the first outsider head of Pizza Hut India. All his predecessors have been elevations from within Yum! Brands that operates Pizza Hut, KFC and Taco Bell restaurant chains in the country.
8 ways to instil healthy money attitude in your children
Attitudes about money, spending are formed at young, impressionable age and they stay for life. There is an important parental responsibility to inculcate right money habits, evident in its actions and behaviours, and actively picked up by children.
Mobile phone retailers threaten brands of boycott unless online discounting is stopped
Cellphone retailers under the umbrella of their apex national body, All India Mobile Retailers Association (AIMRA) has informed brands like Xiaomi, Samsung and OnePlus that unless online discounting is controlled, retailers will deduct the difference and sell at online prices and may even consider boycotting the brand altogether.
Government eyes curbs on toys, TV set imports
Sources said there have been suggestions to restrict toy imports, for which several steps such as a quality control order as well as stringent standards have been worked out. Similarly, there have been issues with white goods, especially TV sets, with several domestic players, too, relying on cheap imports from China and Southeast Asian countries.
Harry-Meghan's money-making prospects post-Megxit: Fashion line, public speaking, TV shows & brand endorsements
Experts believe that global brand Brand Sussex could end up making a fortune.
Consolidating environment presents growth opportunities for Kotak Mahindra Bank: Uday Kotak
In a New Year message to employees, Kotak urged everyone to be on the toes in the current environment where Charles Darwin's 'Survival of the Fittest' is most applicable and also gave examples of sectors like telecom, airlines, real estate and finance, where there have been troubles.
Millenials not so brand conscious & they are buying on EMIs: Vijay Sales MD
Vijay Sales MD on new trends that have seen sales improving over last few months, especially in December. Last year, November and December were washouts and now we are seeing a higher double digit growth which we have not seen in the last four years at all. Brands also have been very aggressive on marketing as well as pricing front.
Watch: China's Byton brings high-tech electric SUV to CES
China-based luxury electric brand Byton has brought the production model of its first entry into the growing EV market to Las Vegas. The M-B...
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