Diageo India to offer hygiene kits, PPEs to bars, pubs

New India, June 24 -- Diageo India on Wednesday said it will offer hygiene kits and personal protection equipment to bars, pubs and restaurants serving alcohol once they resume business in India. The ... Read More

Some retailer firms tighten purse strings, skip discount offers

New Delhi, June 24 -- Apparel retailers in India are taking a mixed approach towards discounts on their unsold stocks as shopping malls and stores reopen across the country after a protracted lockdown... Read More

With govt support, rural India could rebound faster: Coca Cola's Krishnakumar

NEW DELHI, June 22 -- Having lost peak summer sales owing to the countrywide lockdown, Coca Cola India, which owns brands like Coca Cola, Sprite and Minute Maid, among others is looking to drive growt... Read More

E-commerce of packaged consumer goods to be at 5-6% in medium term: report

New Delhi, June 22 -- Increased instances of online shopping for essentials will push more consumers to e-commerce, however in terms of contribution, e-commerce will remain between 5-6% of packaged co... Read More

ITC to ramp up its direct acquisition of farm produce

New Delhi, June 21 -- Diversified conglomerate ITC Ltd said it is set to increase direct procurement of farm produce to leverage the recently announced agriculture reforms, and to ramp up production o... Read More

Retailers continue to see slump in biz; malls see bigger dip in sales: Survey

New Delhi, June 21 -- New Delhi: Shoppers in India's top cities aren't stepping out to shop-despite easing of restrictions across the country. A survey by Retailers Association of India (RAI), conduct... Read More

Retailers scout for local options to replace imports from China

New Delhi, June 19 -- Local retailers may rescind contracts on Chinese imports of unbranded low-value footwear, accessories, bags, and cosmetics amid an anti-China rhetoric following the violent clash... Read More

Indian retailers scout for local alternatives to replace Chinese products

New Delhi, June 19 -- Local retailers could rescind their contracts on Chinese imports of unbranded low-value footwear, accessories, bags, cosmetics, as they look for local alternatives amid the growi... Read More

CAIT amplifies call to boycott Chinese imports amid India-China border dispute

New Delhi, June 17 -- Local traders' body Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) on Wednesday said it will further mobilize traders in India to boycott Chinese goods and lend support to indigenous ... Read More

Why urban Indians have taken to kadha

NEW DELHI, June 15 -- Cooped up at home and anxious about their health-urban Indians are turning to age-old concoctions, such as kadha, that combine common kitchen spices to make a warm, soothing drin... Read More