MNCs make most of the growth in Indian PC market

<P align= “Justify”>The personal computer is increasingly becoming an item on the shopping list of every middle class home. Judging by the price wars...

Santro, Esteem, Lancer top J D Power quality survey

Hyundai's small car Santro, Maruti's mid-size Esteem, Hindustan Motors' mid-size Mitsubishi Lancer and Toyota's multi-utility vehicle Qualis have topp...

Ford launches `zinda dil' campaign for Ikon

The Josh machine is revving up. To promote the Ford Ikon, Ford India is all set to launch a brand new television campaign on November 27 this year.

Warner-Lambert launches online contest for Clorets

In a bid to promote its confectionery brand Clorets, Warner-Lambert India has launched an online contest called "The Clorets Kiss of Life Contest" on...

Godrej Soaps to relaunch old brands

The Rs 715-crore Godrej Soaps is planning a major restructuring of its portfolio to revitalise the company.

PC lures more customers than a CTV or fridge

As more and more Indians are buying computers for their homes, a once-staid office box is moving into consumer durable showrooms. It’s almost, if not...

Govt for repeal of MRTPC Act, to setup competition panel

The government has proposed repeal of the Monopolies and Restrictive Trade Practices Act, 1969 and the Monopolies and Restrictive Trade Practices Comm...

FMCGs still battling demand crunch

The fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) sector, which has been reeling under a demand crunch, is still struggling to recover. The rate of growth in sale...

Philips new digital range targets youth

Philips India launched a series of digital products aimed at the 15-29 age group to boost its share of India's Rs 17,000-crore-a-year consumer good...

McKinsey-CII Report on Retailing

Makers of home are set to sculpt a new retail revolution now, says McKinsey-CII report.

UTV to invest Rs 20cr in DTH programming

UTV, expects to reap big gains as demand for TV content soars with the advent of direct-to-home broadcasting services.

Nokia plans Rs 60-lakh, 3- month campaign to educate users

Nokia has come out with a public service campaign to educate users – Mobile Manners.

Lalbhais gift Arrow shirts to industry bigwigs

Arrow was launched 150 years ago by Cluett Peabody.Lalbhais, the exclusive licencee of the brand in India owned by the Arvind Group, has gifted the pr...

Shoppers’ Stop sets up auction site

Shoppers Stop hopes to garner Rs 50 crore in revenues from this unique initiative.

HLL loses faith in ad blitz

Hit by flat sales and low profitability the biggest ad spender in the country HLL has planned to slash adspend by 35 per cent.

ITC creating Net base for FMCG marketing

ITC is in the process of creating a net-based platform for distribution and marketing of fast moving consumer goods (FMCG).

Videocon plans Rs 35 crore ad blitz for Internet TV

Videocon Intenation plans to launch a nationwide multi-media campaign to promote Internet TV within a week.

Mir-aculous vacation for $20 million

If you have $20 million to spare then enjoy your vacation on Mir Space station.

MRTPC to examine Nescafe sachets

The MRTPC has directed Consumer Education and Research to produce 10 sachets of 50 gms Nescafe Select before Commission at the next hearing of the cas...