Retail

Its official! Melbourne’s Etihad Stadium renamed as Marvel Stadium

May 26, 2018

In what could be termed as a great news for superhero fans, Etihad Stadium in Melbourne (Australia) has officially rebranded as ‘Marvel Stadium’ following an eight-year deal between Melbourne Stadiums Limited and Disney. The official rebrand will come September 1, along with a Marvel retail store and other activations at the AFL home. The deal […]

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Shoppers Stop partners with Chennai Super Kings for exclusive merchandise

May 24, 2018

IPL fans have one more reason to rejoice! Indian fashion retailer Shoppers Stop has inked exclusive retail merchandise deal with Chennai Super Kings (CSK). The CSK exclusive merchandise offers a range of apparels, accessories, and footwears, including t-shirts and jerseys with graphic prints and quirky slogans and accessories such as caps, bags, and flip-flops. The […]

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#HowThingsWork: Understanding Zara’s ‘Fast-Fashion’ Business Strategy

May 23, 2018

Described as a company that will ‘change retail scenario forever’, Zara has revolutionized the world of fashion by bringing out a large number of collections each season, instead of the same old two collections every year. Zara is one of the largest Spanish clothing and accessories retailer based in Arteixo, Galecia, founded in 1975 by […]

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Soon, Japan’s apparel retailer Uniqlo to launch in India

May 21, 2018

Japan’s apparel retailer Uniqlo will launch in India, according to a report in the Economic Times. The Japanese retailer will open first store in Delhi during fall 2019, marking the brand’s entry into the South Asia region. Following the establishment of a wholly-owned subsidiary in Delhi, UNIQLO will soon begin recruiting local talent as it […]

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Flipkart becomes Walmart today: Will it create the next wave of retail in India?

May 9, 2018

In what could be termed as the largest ecommerce acquisition in the world, Walmart Inc. on Wednesday announced its high-profile acquisition of Flipkart for $16 billion for a valuation of over $20 billion. The Bentonville company has acquired 77% of the Bengaluru-based company. Sachin Bansal, who had co-founded Flipkart with Binny Bansal in 2007, would […]

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To expand retail operations, US-retailer Walmart to buy Flipkart?

May 7, 2018

US-based retail major Walmart Inc could buy one of the largest e-commerce sites in India. If media reports are to be believed, Walmart is close to finalizing a deal wherein it could pick up anywhere between 60 and 80 per cent stake in Flipkart. The transaction could value the Bangalore-based online retailer at an estimated […]

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UBM kickstarts 6th edition of Children, Baby and Maternity Expo 2018

April 27, 2018

UBM India launched the 6th edition of Children, Baby and Maternity Expo India 2018 (CBME India) at the Bombay Convention and Exhibition Centre, Mumbai. The inaugural ceremony took place in the presence of Chief Guests including Esha Deol – Bollywood Celebrity, Bharat Takhtani, Entrepreneur. Besides, special guests include Ajay Agarwal – President Toy Association of […]

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Soon, Ed Hardy’s new concept stores to be launched in Bengaluru

April 17, 2018

Soon, American tattoo artist and designer Don Ed Hardy’s new concept stores will be launched in Bangalore’s Phoenix Marketcity Mall. The new store design will have a larger-than-life façade of a tiger’s head along with major in-store design changes. The new design will have major changes including store layout, fixtures, walls, visual, graphics and props. […]

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Disney & Me stores make their India debut, courtesy DLF Brands

April 12, 2018

When it comes to reshaping the Indian licensing industry, Disney always remain the front runner. Disney & Me stores, catering to lovers of Disney, Marvel and Star Wars merchandise, have opened up in India courtesy DLF Brands. DLF Brands announced the opening of two Disney & Me stores in Noida and Gurugram through a licensing […]

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Authentic Hendrix announces collab with Epic Rights, Perryscope Productions

April 6, 2018

Authentic Hendrix, Epic Rights and Perryscope Productions will launch the new authentic Hendrix global retail program at the world’s largest licensing trade show, Licensing Expo, in Las Vegas, scheduled to take place from May 22 to 24. Epic Rights and Perryscope Productions will offer retailers, manufacturers and licensees an all-new Authentic Hendrix brand guide with […]

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