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Stimulus package: Govt's liquidity boosting steps to safeguard businesses, jobs, say retailers
Business

Stimulus package: Govt's liquidity boosting steps to safeguard businesses, jobs, say retailers

Retailers on Wednesday said measures announced by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will bring back liquidity with businesses and provide a boost to the economy

Coronavirus Outbreak: Banks have done nothing to help retailers to tide over lockdown crisis, says industry body
Business

Coronavirus Outbreak: Banks have done nothing to help retailers to tide over lockdown crisis, says industry body

Banks have done "sweet nothing" to provide financing to retailers to tide over the lockdown crisis, and the government intervention is needed to avoid mass unemployment in the sector, according to RAI

Ahead of Akshaya Tritiya, gold jewellery retail industry to be credit negative in short term due to lockdown: ICRA
Business

Ahead of Akshaya Tritiya, gold jewellery retail industry to be credit negative in short term due to lockdown: ICRA

The coronavirus outbreak and the lockdown ahead of Akshaya Tritiya is a credit negative for the gold jewellery retail industry in the short term, according to ICRA

Coronavirus Outbreak: Allow home delivery by all retailers, not just e-commerce players, says industry body
Business

Coronavirus Outbreak: Allow home delivery by all retailers, not just e-commerce players, says industry body

The Retailers Association of India (RAI) on Thursday urged the government to "strongly consider" allowing all forms of retailers, not just e-commerce players, to operate through home delivery during the extended lockdown period

Coronavirus Outbreak: Allow small shops to open, compensate loss of daily income, FRAI urges govt
Business

Coronavirus Outbreak: Allow small shops to open, compensate loss of daily income, FRAI urges govt

The Federation of Retailer Association of India (FRAI) on Monday urged the government to let small shops open immediately, as daily income flow of petty retailers has stopped completely since the lockdown, and sought compensation for their income losses

Amazon to hire 100,000 warehouse, delivery workers in US as online orders surge on coronavirus worries
Business

Amazon to hire 100,000 warehouse, delivery workers in US as online orders surge on coronavirus worries

Like Amazon, US supermarket chains Albertsons, Kroger and Raley’s have sought new hires to staff busy sections and fulfil online orders. They are turning to people in the restaurant, travel and entertainment businesses who are suddenly looking for work because of the coronavirus.

Indian retail market pegged to reach at $1.3 trillion by 2025; data, technology key for retailers to minimise costs: Study
Business

Indian retail market pegged to reach at $1.3 trillion by 2025; data, technology key for retailers to minimise costs: Study

According to a study jointly released by Boston Consulting Group and Retailers Association of India titled R'etail 4.0: Winning the 20s', the retail market stood at $0.7 trillion in 2019.

Low-price fashion chain Forever 21 files for bankruptcy; to close up to 178 international stores
Business

Low-price fashion chain Forever 21 files for bankruptcy; to close up to 178 international stores

Forever 21 joins Barneys New York and Diesel USA in a growing list of retailers seeking bankruptcy protection as they battle online competitors

New 55,649 petrol pumps bonanza: Angry fuel dealers to move court to challenge the government's decision
Business

New 55,649 petrol pumps bonanza: Angry fuel dealers to move court to challenge the government's decision

All India Petrol Dealers Association (AIPDA) President Ajay Bansal said the government's move of 25 November appeared contrary to its own policy and the dealers would question its legal validity

Walmart buys Flipkart: While some harp on swadeshi vs videshi binary, the deal is an ode to discount-loving shoppers
World

Walmart buys Flipkart: While some harp on swadeshi vs videshi binary, the deal is an ode to discount-loving shoppers

Naysayers and sceptics should examine what the $16 billion Walmart-Flipkart deal means for other retailers in India and its impact on consumers.

Yavatmal farmer deaths: Police register case against pesticide retailer for unauthorised sale
India

Yavatmal farmer deaths: Police register case against pesticide retailer for unauthorised sale

With several deaths due to pesticide poisoning reported in the district, Yavatmal police in Maharashtra on Friday registered a case against yet another retailer for selling pesticides without a license

Paytm Mall sales seen $4 bn by year-end, half-a-billion during festival season, says COO Amit Sinha
Business

Paytm Mall sales seen $4 bn by year-end, half-a-billion during festival season, says COO Amit Sinha

Approach taken by e-commerce platforms has not tapped into millions of shopkeepers and retailers across the breadth and length of the country, feels Paytm Mall COO

Consumer goods companies have the potential to unlock $2.95 trillion in next one decade
News & Analysis

Consumer goods companies have the potential to unlock $2.95 trillion in next one decade

According to the report over the next one decade, retailers and consumer goods companies have the potential to unlock $2.95 trillion for the industry.

GST from 1 July: Retailers need to file single return every month, says Hasmukh Adhia
Business

GST from 1 July: Retailers need to file single return every month, says Hasmukh Adhia

Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Adhia said the notion that assessees will have to file three returns every month is unfounded and retailers or B2C dealers need not give invoice wise details every month

GST effect: Early Diwali for consumers as retailers offer up to 40% discount on TVs, ACs
Business

GST effect: Early Diwali for consumers as retailers offer up to 40% discount on TVs, ACs

Steep discount offers comes even as the GST Council increased excise credit to 60 percent from 40 percent on the transitional stock during its last meeting on 3 June

To boost e-commerce, Budget should simplify taxes first; here’s how it can be done
Business

To boost e-commerce, Budget should simplify taxes first; here’s how it can be done

As the e-commerce space is getting dynamic and evolving rapidly with several new models like Analytics, Payment gateways, Social media, 3D printing etc. several challenges have surfaced in the area of taxation

Demonetisation taking toll on FMCG sector; inventory pile up forcing cos to cut production
Business

Demonetisation taking toll on FMCG sector; inventory pile up forcing cos to cut production

After the Rs 1,000 and Rs 500 notes were banned by the government on 8 November, distribution channels and consumption levels have been disturbed, leading to an overall impact on the sector

'Internet for All' initiative launched by Idea
News & Analysis

'Internet for All' initiative launched by Idea

To connect millions of non-internet users, telecom operator Idea Cellular on Wednesday announced an "Internet For All" initiative that empowers Idea prepaid customers and retailers to gift free 100MB data for a month to non-internet users.