Retail news Round Up_Feb 04,2016

Retail News :

  • After Paytm and Snapdeal, Flipkart on Alibaba’s radar
  • Samsung may queue up behind Apple for single-brand retail licence in India
  • Amazon plans to open up to 400 bookstores, says mall operator
  • Loaded with seed fund, Kalaari plans a convertible ride
  • Wal-Mart to add 10 wholesale stores in Karnataka

  • DIPP to launch startup contest in partnership with Qualcomm
  • OLX India announces new senior leadership appointments
  • Lendingkart ties up with Voonik for easy loans to merchants
  • Future Group opens 217th Big Bazaar outlet
  • Smartphones, PCs and TVs to cost more on falling rupee
  • Deal signed to churn out merchandise based on movie Baahubali
  • Amazon Debuts Amazon Now, a Hyperlocal Delivery Service, in Bangalore
  • Samsung to invest upto $1 billion in Uttar Pradesh; Sony will start manufacturing as well
  • Ford will open Rs 6000 crore factory in India
  • Foxconn, SoftBank and Bharti to invest $20 billion in Solar Energy
  • Foxconn will create 10 lakh jobs in India and manufacture iPhone
  • Huawei gets permission to start manufacturing
  • LG announced Rs 1000 crore investment for domestic manufacturing
  • Hero Group to manufacture electronics products in India
  • Microsoft and Motorola will start local manufacturing
  • Gionee will kickstart local manufacturing of their phones

  • Lenovo will manufacture smartphones in India
  • Airtel will make Make in India set-top boxes
  • Japan to establish 11 industrial townships & double their investment
  • Rs 4.5 Lakh Crore investments pledged during Digital India week
  • Lava to invest Rs 2615 crore in India
  • Foxconn commits investment of Rs 31000 crore in Maharashtra
  • Xiaomi to start manufacturing at Sri City
  • Phicomm to invest Rs 6300 crore in India
  • ICICI Bank launches robotic locker made under Make in India
  • Toyota to invest Rs 1000 crore
  • Ericsson to start their 2nd unit
  • Oppo will start manufacturing in India
  • Sony Will Manufacture Xperia Phones in India
  • Aricent Will Invest $500 Million
  • Dell May Invest in Smart Cities
  • Siemens will invest €1 billion and create 4000 jobs
  • Gionee Partners With Foxconn and Dixon for local manufacturing
  • Asus Pledges Alliance With Make in India
  • Gionee launches their first Make in India smartphone
  • Make in India research project initiated; annual corpus of Rs 250 crore provided
  • Make in India Vision Propels Manufacturing Sector To New Heights; Now, Boeing To Invest Billions of Dollars In India

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Retail News Round Up_Oct 13,2015

Retail News :

  • CashKaro targeting over Rs 300 crore in GMV
  • Pepe plans to raise India marketing spend by 20%
  • LVMH fashion and leather sales growth slows in Q3
  • Burger King partners Scootsy for home delivery
  • INOX partners wtih SAP to integrate back-end operations and facilitate customers
  • Mars International launches pet food brand ‘Eukanuba’ in India
  • To Stop Physical Publishing of 3.5Cr Pages Of Gazette Notifications; Moves To ePublishing on Massive Scale
  • ISRO Will Launch India’s Own Satellite Navigation: IRNSS; Will end American Monopoly Of GPS