Food cos write to FM Nirmala Sitharaman as GST fears mount
There is widespread speculation that rate increases will be announced at the GST Council meeting on Dec 18.
10 snacks a day keep 3 meals away
Nearly three-quarters of Indian adults snacked more than they did a year ago, compared with a global averag...
Can marketing be a force for good?
As a new wave of eco-consciousness hits consumers and countries, navigating the lines between people, plan...
Mondelez pays over Rs 400 cr to settle tax dispute involving alleged 'ghost' unit in India
The Directorate General of Central Excise Intelligence (DGCEI) had in 2011 initiated a probe against the company for allegedly misusing "area-based exemption" for a new unit in Baddi in Himachal Pradesh to avail excise duty benefits, even before it came into existence.
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.
We're already targeting $2-billion business in India: Mondelez Chief
For Mondelez, India is one of the fastest growing businesses internationally. Its chief executive sees potential in newer categories and segments such as biscuits and beverages, along with increasing consumption.
Mondelez cuts sugar content in new variant of flagship brand Cadbury Dairy Milk by 30%
The move is in line with Mondelez’s global commitment to reduce sugar and national food regulator FSSAI’s ‘eat right’ initiative for packaged foods companies.
Iconic brands shed inhibitions to go boldly into the new world
Some of India's biggest brands are repositioning products as wellness and health become a priority for consumers.
GSK FY19 value share in health drinks weakens
Maker of Boost and Horlicks now holds 53.8% of pie, losing 170 bps in 2018-19.
Tata Global Beverages appoints Shikha Sharma, Bharat Puri as directors
Their appointment, which is with effect from May 7, 2019 for five years, will be subject to the approval of shareholders in the ensuing annual general meeting, the company said in a regulatory filing.
Star India signs up 35 advertisers for ICC World Cup, targets over Rs 1,000 crore in ad sales
Sources in Star India told ET that the company is hopeful of selling 90% of the overall inventory by mid of this month and rest of it will be kept for last minute spot buyers.
India one of the fastest growing markets in 2018 - Mondelez CEO
For the $26 billion Mondelēz, the Indian business accounts for less than $1 billion by revenue, but market share of flagship brand Cadbury Dairy Milk in the country was the highest for Mondelēz globally.
Salary offers at Indian Institute of Management-Kozhikode rise 16% to Rs 20 lakh
The top half of students got an average annual cost-to-company (CTC) package of Rs 23.73 lakh, a 13% increase from last year.
India critical market for Mars, we are poised for growth now: Stephen Badger
"Tata Trusts is the knowledge partner in terms of distribution and relative market, and reaching the whole of India where so much malnutrition exists."
Advertisers bat for IPL 2019 on home ground
Apart from the April-May general election, the World Cup in England and Wales is scheduled to be held between May 30 and July 14. The IPL is typically held in April-May.
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