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First luxury mall from Gitanjali Group at Hyderabad by early June 2009: Choksi

In March last year, Gitanjali Group announced plans to enter the luxury retail market with Luxury Connexions and Luxury Malls. The company promised to offer a one-stop-shop for worldclass fashion, jewellery and wedding products. Much has happened since then. The global economic scenario as well as that in the country has changed. What is also Read more »

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Bata is planning a new retail strategy

Bata is planning a new retail strategy. It plans to close down its smaller stores and open larger retail outlets. I had a chance to talk with Deepak Deshpande, VP (Retail), Bata India earlier this month. – KM Bata has emerged into a brand from a retailing company. So what is your take? We are Read more »

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Not cut or not to cut!

International brands are changing their pricing strategy and reducing their prices to reach a larger chunk of the price-sensitive Indian. Kunal Majumder reports. It is no secret that foreign brands are going gaga about India. The last few years have seen the entry of a large number of foreign fashion brands into the country. News Read more »

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Targeting new terrains

Sportswear brand Indian Terrain plans to open 50 exclusive stores by 2009 and achieve a turnover of Rs 100 crore in the next three years. Kunal Majumder discusses the brand’s expansion plans. Aiming for new retail heights, sportswear brand Indian Terrain has set itself an achievable target of 50 exclusive stores by 2009. As part Read more »

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Fashion 'n Family

A one time small retailer has branched out into a chain of six stores with plans to spread itself further in the northern market. From a small traditional retailer of clothing in the busy Lajpat Nagar market, to a huge 50,000 sq ft outlet in Rohini, to an even bigger upcoming 75,000 sq ft mega Read more »

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