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Liquor cos turn online to woo tipplers

New Delhi, Oct. 15 -- Live, packed events have collapsed due to the pandemic, leaving behind a vacuum for marketers of alcoholic beverages that invest large sums towards music events, comedy gigs and ... Read More


Parle Agro launches new product with revival in out-of-home consumption

NEW DELHI, Oct. 15 -- Packaged consumer goods company Parle Agro, that sells Frooti and Bailey water, on Thursday said it will spend Rs.40-45 crore in marketing its new malt flavoured fruit drink B-Fi... Read More


'I thought there was no other answer but to exit the business': Kishore Biyani

New Delhi, Oct. 14 -- A series of acquisitions over the last few years compounded by the covid-19 crisis that rendered several businesses to temporarily halt in India, prompted Kishore Biyani to sell ... Read More


As live events remain suspended, liquor firms turn online to market to tipplers

New Delhi, Oct. 14 -- In the thick of Delhi winters last year, AB InBev, the world's largest beer company, partnered with Mumbai-based rapper Vivian Fernandes to host a live event that was brimming wi... Read More


Schemes to accelerate digital payments

New Delhi, Oct. 13 -- Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday announced two specific schemes directed at central government employees that are likely to spur consumption during India's key festi... Read More


Bata to expand Bharat footprint

New Delhi, Oct. 13 -- Bata Ltd, India's top footwear retailer, is opening stores more through franchise partners in smaller cities and towns where demand has recovered faster than in the metros. Sinc... Read More


Britannia to invest more in Tamil Nadu

New Delhi, Oct. 12 -- Packaged foods company Britannia Industries will increase its investment in Tamil Nadu to Rs.550 crore from the earlier planned Rs.300 crore to set up a plant in the region. The ... Read More


Walmart India reports Rs.299-cr loss in FY20

New Delhi, Oct. 10 -- Walmart India Private Limited, which operates 28 wholesale stores under the Best Price Modern Wholesale format, reported net loss of Rs.299.20 crore for the year ended 31 March, ... Read More


Walmart India's losses widen to Rs.299 cr in FY20

New Delhi, Oct. 10 -- Walmart India Private Limited, which operates 28 wholesale stores under the Best Price Modern Wholesale format, reported net loss of Rs.299.20 crore for the year ended 31 March, ... Read More


Consumers trim overall spending

New Delhi, Oct. 10 -- The pandemic and the ensuing economic disruption have led to a record souring of consumer sentiment, a central bank survey found, but people remain hopeful that the situation wil... Read More