Be it work or party, denim is in demand: Domestic jeans market grew 14% in 2018
The numbers bear witness. Over the past decade, India’s jeans market trebled to Rs 21,993 crore, according to Euromonitor. And last calendar year's growth at 14% is the highest since 2009. Denim has been growing by 9-11% over the years and global brands such as Zara, H&M, Jack & Jones and Gap helped grow the market over the past decade.
Wall Street rises with US-China trade mood, upbeat economic data
The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 109.33 points to 27,875.62.
Wall Street treads water as trade-fuelled rally pauses
Declining issues outnumbered advancers for a 1.14-to-1 ratio on the NYSE and for a 1.0...
Alphabet answers a CEO question but raises new ones
Pichai will assume the CEO role at parent firm Alphabet in a shakeup at the top of the Silicon Valley titan.
Tepid weekend sales to spoil retail’s Diwali
Footfalls at prominent malls take a knock, very few walk-ins get converted to purchases.
Retail’s Diwali rests on this weekend
Brick-and-mortar retailers and companies are hopeful that this weekend will see a jump in sales as the festive season kicks in. Retailers say the weeks of shopping spree ahead of the festival season has been trimmed down to one weekend.
Niti Aayog asks India Inc to assess CSR impact
Speaking at the event, the Additional Secretary for Department of Personnel and Training, Srinivas Katikithala said that there is a need for partnership between the government and industry for capacity building to achieve greater impact of CSR projects.
India Inc screens recruits most, but not in-depth
When it comes to nature of checks, employers are still sticking to the basic ones with employment (88%) and education verifications (83%) being the most common. Identity verifications and criminal checks stood third and fourth among Indian enterprises, in contrast to global markets that prioritise these.
Retailers join party as baby fashion grows out of infancy
Traditionally in India, baby garments like rompers, dresses, and inner-wear were purchased from small stores while branded garments were bought by the wealthy.
A good Lifestyle helps apparel company close in on total sales of 2 rivals
Lifestyle International’s sales grew 12% in the financial year to March.
Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal flags off Guwahati-Bangkok flight
Government of India has taken up steps to connect six South East Asian destinations from Guwahati under UDAN scheme.
Surprise your daughter with a pilot Barbie: New dolls encourage young girls to master STEM subjects
The dolls will soon be available in Virgin Atlantic flights and select stories later this year.
Apparel retailers expect to revive sales in festive season
As per a recent report by Crisil Ratings, Indian readymade garment makers are expected to grow sales by around 10% in calendar year 2019.
IGL, Infosys, Kaveri Seeds, BEML among 8 stocks that analysts say can deliver gains in 2-3 weeks
How to trade in such a market? Be cautious and remain stock-specific, say analysts.
Positive correlation between Indian VIX & Nifty50 not a good sign
On the stock front, we recommend long in Berger Paint, Britannia and Colgate Palmolive.
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