India needs a much wider variety of homes - 1 year ago
By 2030, more than 590 million people nearly twice the current American population will live in Indian cities, compared with about 380 million today.
Rule of 7 still alien to retail, but is the risk worth it? - 1 year ago
There is something so conspicuous about purchase price range. This is reflected in most consumers who prefer to shop at a select few outlets that cater to their pricing power.
How long can we afford to put off retail FDI? - 1 year ago
China has embraced it long ago, so has Pakistan; face it, open play only benefits consumers in the long run.
How India could have a world-class retail giant - 1 year ago
With Rs7,599 crore in sales, retail contributes just 2.24% to parent Reliances revenue less than 1% of Walmarts and less than 9% of Chinas Suning Appliance. Could retail possibly grow to contribute Rs1.6 lakh crore or 12.6% to the parents topline in five years?
Indian gold jewellers flaunt it in style, make it to the top league - 1 year ago
South India takes pride of place as the top two slots in terms of sales go to Kerala-based retailers.
Will India scuttle potential Rs700 cr investment of Apple stores? - 1 year ago
iPad and iPhone maker Apple operates more than 360 company-owned, company-operated (COCO) stores in 12 countries.
Why is Sephora, the beauty products giant, entering India? - 1 year ago
The worlds largest premium beauty products retailer is entering the Indian retail market.
Why IKEA will opt for standalone suburban stores in India - 1 year ago
Following the opening up of single-brand retail to 100% FDI, theres a lot of speculation about the Swedish furniture and accessories retailer IKEA entering India.