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Ashish K Tiwari

  • Now buy pre-fabricated houses on Snapdeal

    In another first-of-its-kind offering, e-marketplace operator Snapdeal.com has begun selling pre-fabricated homes. These houses are primarily targeted at buyers looking to build an accommodation facility on their farm house, owned land parcel, a tree-house or house on the open terrace and so on.

    Friday, 19 December 2014 - 7:00am
  • Australia's Gloria Jean's Coffee ends India franchise with Landmark group

    Indian master franchisee converts existing 17 coffee cafes into Krispy Kreme Doughnuts brand

    Thursday, 18 December 2014 - 7:20am
  • Now, own a luxurious branded apartment priced at Rs 30-100 crore

    Provenance Land that owns Four Season hotels has invested approximately $100 million and $150 million for the private residences and serviced apartments to be constructed in Mumbai

    Friday, 12 December 2014 - 7:40am
  • BASF to set up 360 crore innovation campus in Navi Mumbai

    Global chemical specialist BASF SE is expanding its research and development (R&D) presence in Asia Pacific and is setting up a greenfield 'Innovation Campus' at its Navi Mumbai plant. Housing 300 scientists from India and abroad, the company will spend Rs 360 crore (€50 million) to make the...

    Wednesday, 10 December 2014 - 5:57am
  • Woodland to make smartphone foray with 'trek-friendly' handsets

    Woodland, a manufacturer of outdoor gear and outfit, is planning to launch trek-friendly mobile phone as a brand extension to its ruff and tough image and to cash in on growing adventure outings in the country. Confirming to dna, Harkirat Singh, managing director, Woodland, said a smartphone foray...

    Monday, 1 December 2014 - 7:15am
  • Woodland stops shipments to Amazon, Flipkart as discounts pinch offline sales

    Woodland, the outdoors and lifestyle (footwear, apparel and accessories) brand, has stopped shipments to e-marketplace operators including Amazon and Flipkart. It is understood that pricing disparity created by the e-commerce platforms with discounts and offers has affected Woodland's brick and...

    Saturday, 29 November 2014 - 7:30am
  • Will the Microsoft brand name work for Lumia?

    As part of an earlier global brand study, Microsoft had asked Xbox users to rate the product independently, and later asked them to re-rate it by saying that the video gaming brand was a Microsoft product. "The outcome clearly that user ratings increased from 26% to 41% after they were told it was...

    Friday, 28 November 2014 - 5:25am
  • Why the Tata Memorial incident should be a wake-up call for other hospitals, pharma companies and regulators

    'A stitch in time saves nine' is a befitting phrase in the case of India's most reputed cancer speciality healthcare service provider, the Tata Memorial Hospital (TMH) at Parel in Mumbai. Despite having knowledge about downward price revision – they knew about reduction in prices since January 2014...

    Monday, 24 November 2014 - 8:11pm
  • dna impact: Tata Memorial to repay cancer patients

    Tata Memorial Hospital has decided to reimburse cancer patients who were overcharged for a Novartis-branded oncology medicine over the last nine months. The hospital admitted to overcharging at its two pharmacies (one each in the main building and the Homi Bhabha block). The hospital administration...

    Sunday, 23 November 2014 - 5:00am
  • Lavasa CEO Uttam Dave calls it quits

    Uttam Dave has quit Lavasa Corp Ltd – a unit of Ajit Gulabchand's Hindustan Construction Company – within two months of joining as president and chief executive officer. A hospitality industry veteran with over two decades experience, Dave has earlier worked with InterGlobe Hotels, Accor Hotels and...

    Wednesday, 19 November 2014 - 3:50pm