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Nippon Express gets CCI nod to buy 22% stake in Future Supply Chain Solutions

New Delhi: The Competition Commission on Tuesday said it has approved Nippon Express’ acquisition of 22 per cent stake in Future Group’s logistics arm Future Supply Chain SolutionsNSE -0.82 % Ltd. Future Supply Chain Solutions in September said that Japan-based Nippon Express Co will acquire 22 per cent stake through a combination of primary issuance and secondary purchase from an existing investor. The Competition Commission of ... Read More »

Reimagining the future of the consumer in India

AI, IoT and other tech-driven tools are not only tracking consumer buying behaviour but also increasingly influencing it Tech trends are altering the retail scenario globally and in India the situation is no different. Today, the Indian ecosystem is embracing the latest innovations at an encouraging speed, which are forming an essential part of their go to market strategy. Brands ... Read More »

Kishore Biyani-led Future Consumer to take its brands to the bigger bazaar

NEW DELHI: Kishore Biyani-led Future Group company Future ConsumerNSE -2.92 % is set to take its portfolio of over two dozen personal care, snack and homecare products to general stores across the country, competing with consumer goods giants Hindustan UnileverNSE -0.56 %, Reckitt Benckiser and PepsiCo amid slowing consumption in India. “So far, we have been distributing only a few of our own brands in general trade ... Read More »

Future Consumer names Rajnikant Sabnavis as CEO

NEW DELHI : Future Consumer Ltd, part of Kishore Biyani-led Future Group, on Tuesday named Rajnikant Sabnavis as its new chief executive officer, effective January 1, 2020. Future Consumer is the consumer goods arm of Future Group and sells popular packaged goods brands such as Tasty Treat, Voom fabric care, Karmiq dry fruits, Sunkist beverages and Mother Earth, its organic staples brand, ... Read More »

Uncertainty looms over future of new Maharashtra government

CM Uddhav Thackeray says will stick to Hindutva agenda Uncertainty looms large over the future of Uddhav Thackeray-led Maharashtra Vikas Aghadi (MVA) government even as it has proven its majority in the State Assembly pushing the BJP to the Opposition benches. In the first Assembly session, CM Uddhav Thackeray was seen struggling to modify his saffron agenda as he shared ... Read More »

Jack Dorsey’s ‘Future Defining’ Plan To Bring Bitcoin To 1.2 Billion People

Bitcoin and cryptocurrency has struggled to find its place in the developed world— where payments are easy, corruption is (relatively) low and infrastructure is in place. The bitcoin price has, however, climbed this year, largely due to interest in bitcoin and crypto from technology giants including Jack Dorsey’s social network Twitter and iPhone-maker Apple. Now, Dorsey, the chief executive of both payments ... Read More »

Share market update: Future Retail, Indiabulls Housing among top gainers on BSE

NEW DELHI: The domestic equity benchmark BSE Sensex was trading 30.66 points down at 41,099.51 on account of selling in frontline bluechip counters. Shares of Future Retail (up 16 per cent), Mindteck IndiaNSE -0.70 % (up 13.60 per cent) , Maruti Infra (up 12.61 per cent) , Zenith Exports (up 9.81 per cent) , Autoline Ind (up 9.09 per cent) , Jai ... Read More »

India’s ominous future: Too little water, or far too much

No season is as central to Indian life and lore as the monsoon. It turns up in ancient Sanskrit poetry and in Bollywood films. It shapes the fortunes of millions of farmers who rely on the rains to nourish their fields. It even has its own music. Climate change is now messing with the monsoon, making seasonal rains more intense and ... Read More »

Analyst Calls: Dish TV, ONGC, Mphasis, Future Retail

The domestic stock market on Tuesday showed early signs of a possible breakout from its consolidation range. And Nifty futures on Singapore traded 32 points lower this morning, signalling a weak start for Dalal Street. As you head for the day’s trade, here is a compilation of overnight analyst calls on various stocks. Company Summary NSE BSE Dish TV India Ltd. 0.40 ... Read More »

Vodafone CEO Nick Read says company’s future in India looks doubtful as situation is critical

Vodafone said its future in India could be in doubt unless the government stopped hitting operators with higher taxes and charges, after a court judgment over licence fees resulted in a 1.9 billion euro group loss in its first half. Chief Executive Nick Read said India, where Vodafone formed a joint venture with Idea Cellular in 2018, had been “a ... Read More »