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India’s retail inflation static at 3.28% in September

India’s retail inflation static at 3.28% in September

India’s annual retail inflation remained static in September with a marginal drop in the food prices, official data showed on Thursday. According to the data furnished by the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation, September’s consumer price index (CPI) inflation remained static at 3.28% as compared to August. On a sequential basis, the country’s Consumer [...]

October 13, 2017 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on India’s retail inflation static at 3.28% in September

Future Retail to demerge home retail business

Future Retail to demerge home retail business

The existing network of Future Retail includes small-format EasyDay stores and large-format Big Bazaar stores, along with apparel chain fbb, Foodhall, electronics store eZone and furniture and home decor chain HomeTown. Photo: Indranil Bhoumik/Mint Shares of Future Retail Ltd hit an all-time high on Thursday after India’s biggest departmental store chain said its board has [...]

April 21, 2017 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on Future Retail to demerge home retail business

How a Glasgow shopping centre launched The Design Solution’s path in travel retail

How a Glasgow shopping centre launched The Design Solution’s path in travel retail

K. A Glasgow shopping centre that inspired a move within airport retail design to match the best of domestic retail has been named Scotland’s best building of the past 100 years. The Princes Square Shopping Centre, transformed in 1987 by architects Hugh Martin & Partners, was the first flagship project for interior retail design specialists [...]

December 5, 2016 Saheli Home Deco Comments Off on How a Glasgow shopping centre launched The Design Solution’s path in travel retail

Banking, retail, and healthcare are biggest adopters of startup technologies: Report

Banking, retail, and healthcare are biggest adopters of startup technologies: Report

The digitisation amongst enterprises leads to increasing adoption of startup technologies. With 50 percent of enterprise-ready startups, banking, retail, and healthcare are the top adopters of the enterprise technology solutions, according to the Ecosystem Report on Enterprise ReadyStartups 2016 released by Microsoft Accelerator. In the wake of digital transformation across sectors, deep technologies companies are [...]

November 11, 2016 Saheli Technology Comments Off on Banking, retail, and healthcare are biggest adopters of startup technologies: Report

SnapBizz gets mom-and-pop retail code right, builds business valued at $100mn

SnapBizz gets mom-and-pop retail code right, builds business valued at $100mn

Hiren Tambe, who owns a 500-sqft store in Navi Mumbai, has at least 800 stock keeping units (SKU). Having run the store for over 15 years, he has always understood his typical customer’s requirements. Or so he thought. But with modern retail arriving in his vicinity, Hiren realised that many of his customers were going [...]

August 17, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on SnapBizz gets mom-and-pop retail code right, builds business valued at $100mn

Sonos brings its Wi-Fi speakers to the masses in first-ever retail store

Sonos brings its Wi-Fi speakers to the masses in first-ever retail store

Sonos, the purveyor of high-definition, Wi-Fi-connected speakers, has an established digital presence, with its catalogue of products available for purchase online. But with a new 4,200-square-foot brick-and-mortar store in New York City’s SoHo neighborhood, a first for the company, Sonos is going analog. For fans of music, the advent of the smartphone and the subsequent [...]

August 3, 2016 Saheli Home Deco Comments Off on Sonos brings its Wi-Fi speakers to the masses in first-ever retail store

Victoria’s Secret and Bath & Body Works lead Brickell City Centre’s latest announcement of tenants to join the 500,000 square-foot open-air retail center

Victoria’s Secret and Bath & Body Works lead Brickell City Centre’s latest announcement of tenants to join the 500,000 square-foot open-air retail center

MIAMI, July 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Swire Properties Inc, one of South Florida’s leading international developers of urban real estate, along with retail co-developers Whitman Family Development and Simon Property Group, have announced Victoria’s Secret, Bath & Body Works, Suit Supply, Stitched and Pinko to join Brickell City Centre’s 500,000 square-foot shopping center that will open [...]

July 9, 2016 Saheli Home Deco Comments Off on Victoria’s Secret and Bath & Body Works lead Brickell City Centre’s latest announcement of tenants to join the 500,000 square-foot open-air retail center

Indian retail real estate has become attractive again for global investors

Indian retail real estate has become attractive again for global investors

New Delhi: Indian retail real estate has become attractive again for global investor as private equity (PE) investment in this segment has reached USD 149 million in the first five months of this year and likely to break previous record of 2008, according to property consultant JLL. During the entire 2008 calendar year, PE investment [...]

July 9, 2016 Saheli Real Estate Comments Off on Indian retail real estate has become attractive again for global investors

Victoria’s Secret and Bath & Body Works lead Brickell City Centre’s latest announcement of tenants to join the 500,000 square-foot open-air retail center

Victoria’s Secret and Bath & Body Works lead Brickell City Centre’s latest announcement of tenants to join the 500,000 square-foot open-air retail center

MIAMI, July 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Swire Properties Inc, one of South Florida’s leading international developers of urban real estate, along with retail co-developers Whitman Family Development and Simon Property Group, have announced Victoria’s Secret, Bath & Body Works, Suit Supply, Stitched and Pinko to join Brickell City Centre’s 500,000 square-foot shopping center that will open [...]

July 7, 2016 Saheli Home Deco Comments Off on Victoria’s Secret and Bath & Body Works lead Brickell City Centre’s latest announcement of tenants to join the 500,000 square-foot open-air retail center

Retail gasoline prices showing some stability

Retail gasoline prices showing some stability

WASHINGTON, April 12 — A high level of supplies on the U.S. market helped push retail gasoline prices lower despite a rally in crude oil prices, motor club AAA reported. AAA reports a national average retail price for a gallon of regular unleaded gasoline at $2.05 per gallon, a slight increase from Monday, but relatively [...]

April 13, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Retail gasoline prices showing some stability