itel launches VoLTE phone with Iris scanner @ Rs 8,490

itel Mobile said it has launched its s flagship selfie phone, ´it1520´ at Rs 8,490 in India. it520 is equipped with wide angle 13 MP front and back cameras, Iris scanner, 4G-VoLTE connectivity and a Reliance Jio connection. The model runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow. “The latest launch from itel is the perfect smartphone companion […]

Ruchi Soya to plant oil palm in 25,000 hectares in Arunachal Pradesh

Agri and Food FMCG company Ruchi Soya Industries Ltd. said it signed an agreement with the Government of Arunachal Pradesh to boost palm oil production through development of quality palm plantations and human capacity building. With this agreement, Ruchi Soya Industries Limited now has obtained permission for oil palm development in 45,000 hectares, covering 5 […]

Noble Skiodo launches washing machines at Rs 5,999 on Amazon

After establishing its presence in smart TV business with Amazon India, Noble Skiodo, has launched its washing machines on the website with a starting price at just Rs 5999 ahead of the upcoming festive season. Noble Skiodo is offering three price points — Rs 5,999, 7,999 & 9,999. The company is a new-generation TV brand […]

NewU launches new beauty brand Jaquline USA

Dabur India Ltd’s beauty retail venture, NewU said it was bringing the make-up and beauty brand — Jaquline USA — to India. The new brand Jaquline USA will feature a range of make-up & beauty products. “NewU is the first Indian company to enter the Nail Care and Styling market with a range of products. […]

Shoppers Stop opens new MAC, Mothercare outlets

Indian retailing company Shoppers Stop Ltd. said it has opened one ´M.A.C´ door at New Delhi International Airport and one shop-in-shop ´Mothercare´ store at Orion Mall, Brigade Gateway Bengaluru. “By opening these stores the company has now 40 M.A.C doors and 41 Mothercare stores under its operations,” said the company. The company said its 51% […]

Blue Star enters water purifier business with 13 models

Air conditioning and Refrigeration manufacturer Blue Star Limited entered the residential water purifier business with a range of 13 models. Out of the 13 models, 11 of them offer both RO and UV protection. The models are priced between Rs 14,900 and Rs 44,900. The offering comprises four series called the Stella, Prisma, Edge and […]

Tata CLiQ ecommerce website starts Diwali discounts and offers

Tata group’s ecommerce venture CLiQ has announced its first festive season offers by providing exciting deals, new launches, flash sales, best price offers and bumper prizes for its customers. “Tata CLiQ has earmarked 50% of its marketing budget for the one month long festive offer named ´Festober´ celebrations,” said the e-commerce website. Tata CLiQ will […]

LAVA launches A97 smartphone with 4G VoLTE @ Rs 5,949

Mobile handset manufacturer LAVA International Ltd launched its new LAVA A97 with 4G access and 5 MP selfie camera at Rs 5,949. Lava A97´s wide range of specifications includes 5 inch screen of FWVGA resolution, 5MP rear and ‘selfie’ camera (both with LED flash), 4G VoLTE connectivity, etc. The smartphone is packed with new camera […]

Nandan Denim to issue 50 lakh warrants at Rs 200 each

Nandan Denim Limited (NDL), a Gujarat- based fabric manufacturer, said it is planning to issue 50 lakh convertible warrants to foreign investors at Rs 200 each, aggregating to Rs 100 cr. “The company will be issuing 25 lakh fully convertible warrants each to Foreign Portfolio Investors, LTS Investment Fund Ltd and LGOF Global Opportunities Ltd […]

Mahindra invests in online agri-retail start-up Merakisan.com

Mahindra & Mahindra´s agri solutions company Mahindra Univeg Pvt Ltd. said it has invested in Merakisan PVt. Ltd., an agri e-commerce start-up. Mahindra Univeg Pvt Ltd. is a 60:40 joint venture between Mahindra Agri Solutions Ltd. and and Belgium based Univeg (Greenyard Foods). It focuses on developing fresh fruit supply chain in India and imports […]

Noble Skiodo launches 55 inch LED smart TV at Rs 45k on Amazon

Noble Skiodo launched one of the cheapest 55-inch smart TVs in India. Priced at Rs 44,999, the 55MS55N01 comes with a pixel resolution of 1920×1080 (full HD) and is exclusively available at www.amazon.in. Noble Skiodo is a new-generation TV brand that has launched all its models on Amazon so far, keeping its marketing and advertising costs close to zero. This […]

Finolex to enter water heater market on Sunday

Finolex Group, one of the largest cable manufacturers in India, said it will introduce electric water heaters into its product line-up on Sunday. This new product will compete against famous water heater brands such as AO Smith, Bajaj, Racold etc. “At present the product is set to launch only in the domestic market,” said the company. Finolex […]

Ricoh printers to come with Android and 10-inch display panels

Ricoh India Ltd., an Imaging Solutions & IT Services company, launched an Android-based printers in India with support for apps, video and audio. The first such device will be the MP C306ZSP, which will come with a 10.1-inch panel. All future models will come with smart Android panels, the company said. Additionally, the existing device […]

Cafe Coffee Day offers free WiFi in select cities in India

Café Coffee Day (CCD), India’s leading youth aggregator has tied up with leading and ‘neutral’ Wi-Fi service provider O-Zone Networks to provide free Wi-Fi access to customers at its cafes in select cities across the country. CCD will now provide high-speed connectivity to its tech-driven customers through a dedicated leased line at its cafes, the […]

Enforcement Directorate moves to attach FTIL’s Rs 306.70 cr mutual fund assets

63 moons technologies ltd, formerly known as Financial Technologies said it received a provisional attachment order from the Directorate of Enforcement, Mumbai, attaching mutual funds amounting to Rs 306.70 crores. The company is taking appropriate steps in consultation with the legal counsel of the company in this matter, it said. The move comes a day […]

LatestOne.com tries the wholesale model to compete against Flipkart & Amazon

Palred Online Technology said its wholesale ecommerce platform under the LatestOne.com platform has got off to a successful start. The platform — which aims to supply equipment sourced from China and other countries directly to shops, distributors and retailers — is processing 4,000 orders per day, the company said. The wholesale operation was started about a […]

Govt ends BSNL rural subsidy payments with a final amount of Rs 1,250 cr

The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, has approved the proposal to extend subsidy support of Rs. 1,250 crore to Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) from Universal Service Obligation Fund (USOF), but also said no further payments on this account will be provided. The amount is provided as compensation for deficit […]