Retail

Changing tides of the Indian licensing industry

May 17, 2019

Licensing & Merchandising in India is dynamically changing with advancements in technology and digital space. With a number of international brands strategizing on India via licensing, this has now opened new prospects to the industry. Last year India ranked among the top 25 global markets for licensing and merchandising. Pegged at $ 1,476 million, India […]

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Toonmart opens new store in Nashik

May 14, 2019

Toonmart the toy store selling official character merchandise and toy products has annunced opening of its new store in Nashik, Maharashtra. Speaking on the launch of the new store Yatish Jain, CEO & Co-Founder, Toonmart said, “We are very happy to open our new store and spread our footprints in Nasik City. We had a […]

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Reliance acquires toy maker Hamleys

May 10, 2019

Reliance Brands Limited (RBL), a subsidiary of Reliance Industries and C Banner International Holdings, has signed a definitive agreement for Reliance Brands to acquire 100% shares of Hamleys Global Holdings Limited for a cash consideration of GBP 67.96 million. HGHL was incorporated on August 3, 2012 in England and Wales and together with its subsidiaries […]

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Walmart to now sell Nickelodeon slime ice cream

April 30, 2019

Supermarket chain Walmart will now be selling Nickelodeon slime ice cream. One can purchase 12 cups of ice cream that consist of green frosting swirls and vanilla ice cream to bring back your nostalgic memories for $4.97. The frozen treat is also available as orange and lemon-lime flavored bars packaged by the dozen for $2.97. […]

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TBZ-The Original partners with ‘Kalank’ as official jewellery partner for ‘collection K’

April 11, 2019

TBZ-The Original, a brand that is coveted for its promise of innovative designs, exemplary quality of workmanship and trust that spans over 154 years partnered with Dharma Productions’ magnum opus movie – ‘Kalank’ as the‘Exclusive Jewellery Partner’. A royal touch for the reigning hand by TBZ – The Original’s ‘Collection K’ hand crafted for the movie […]

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Lifestyle launches 20-20 bash with Tiger Shroff

April 3, 2019

Lifestyle has announced a month long 20-20 bash to celebrate 20 year anniversary of its operations in the country. Unveiling it’s 20 year celebration logo in a glamourous ceremony with youth icon Tiger Shroff in Mumbai. The brand announced a slew of attractive offers across categories that the costumer will get to enjoy every weekend […]

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Toonz Retail launches 16th store in Uttar Pradesh

April 3, 2019

The fastest homegrown kids retail chain, Toonz Retail, launches its store in Bijnor, Uttar Pradesh on 31st March, 2019. The store is located at 1st Gate, SD Puram Colony, Kiratpur Road, Bijnor (UP). Toonz Retail offers a wide range of products such as Apparels, Toys, Baby Basics, Travel, Accessories & more for all needs and […]

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Authentic Brands Group acquires Volcom

April 3, 2019

Authentic Brands Group (ABG), a global brand marketing and licencing company, announced the purchase of the intellectual property of Volcom from Kering S.A. Through this acquisition, ABG diversifies its growing lifestyle pillar with the addition of America’s first brand dedicated to skate, surf and snow, and boosts the value of its portfolio to more than […]

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New E-commerce Policy – Retailers seek to Override the fallout

April 1, 2019

The advent of e-commerce in India ‘smartly’ altered the shopping habits of Indian netizens. Anything and everything – from groceries to apparel to electronics etc. – is now just a click away. For a while, it appeared that ‘couch potato shopping’ was gaining prominence and disrupting the entire brick-and-mortar business. It now emerges that this […]

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Titan increases stake in CaratLane

April 1, 2019

Watch and jewellery retailer Titan Company has increased its stake in jewellery retailer CaratLane to 69.47% for Rs 99.99 crore, the company said. CaratLane has offered shares through private placement on preferential allotment basis to meet the general corporate purposes and for augmenting long-term resource requirement for its business activities Carat Lane Trading Private Limited […]

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H&M to be sold on e-commerce platforms Myntra, Jabong

March 30, 2019

Swedish retailer Hennes & Mauritz has signed a deal to sell H&M on e-commerce platforms Myntra and Jabong. We are extremely delighted to partner with H&M, one of the world’s leading fashion brands, and host them on Myntra and Jabong. As India’s leading fashion destination for international brands, this partnership will allow millions of online […]

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Lulu Group to expand retail business in India

March 30, 2019

UAE based NRI owned Lulu Group plans to expand its retail presence in India by building two new shopping malls in Bengaluru and Chennai. The group, which is headquartered in Abu Dhabi, already operates a mall in Kochi and have three upcoming projects in Lucknow, Vishakapatanam and Thiruvananthapuram. The Bengaluru and Chennai projects are expected to be […]

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More Hypermarket launched in Greater Noida

March 30, 2019

Omaxe Connaught Place, a property of Omaxe Ltd, witnessed launch of More Hypermarket. More Hypermarket comes with a retail space of around 45,824 square foot and will be catering to people in the neighborhood. Omaxe Connaught Place is one of the largest Shopping-cum-Entertainment centres in India and has a retail space of 1 million square […]

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Amazon to roll out 100 kiosks across malls in India

March 29, 2019

E-commerce giant Amazon after gaining ground in the online market is now eyeing on the offline retail market and to do so Amazon will be launching about 100 mall Kiosks across India. The idea of launching kiosks in such a big number alludes to Amazons bigger plan of making an entry in Indian retail market, […]

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