Tata Global Beverages to acquire branded business of Dhunseri Tea for 101 cr

Tata Global Beverages Ltd, a subsidiary of the multinational conglomerate Tata Group, said it entered into a non-binding agreement to acquire the branded tea business of the Kolkata-based Dhunseri Tea and Industries Ltd for Rs 101 crore. A non binding contract is an agreement in which the parties are not legally obligated to carry out […]

Subros Ltd acquires assets in AC maker Zamil

Subros Ltd, a leading manufacturer of thermal products for automotive applications in India, said it has executed a ‘definitive agreement’ worth Rs 11.15 cr for the purchase of certain assets of air conditioner maker Zamil Air Conditioners Private Ltd. Established in 1985 as a joint venture with Suri family of India, Denso Corporation & Suzuki […]

Dixon Technologies buys out partner in Padget Electronics

Electronics manufacturer Dixon Technologies said that it has acquired 50% shares in its joint venture company, Padget Electronics Private Ltd. Dixon had previously held a 50% stake in Padget. With this, Padget Electronics has now become a wholly-owned subsidiary of Dixon Technologies, the OEM said. Padget had a turnover of Rs 1,351 crores in the […]

Bharat Forge invests in Eternus Performance Materials

Pune-headquartered multinational company Bharat Forge said it acquired a 51% stake in Kolhapur-based metallic products manufacturing company Eternus Performance Materials for Rs 37.45 lakhs. Eternus had a turnover of Rs 1.16 crore for the financial year 2017-18. Eternus is in the business of high-end research and development oriented manufacturing of advanced composite products and precision […]

Tata Power delivers Combat Management System for Indian Navy’s Indigenous Aircraft Carrier

Tata Power Strategic Engineering Division reported that it has delivered the Combat Management System for the Indigenous Aircraft Carrier being built for the Indian Navy . It was developed by Tata Power SED in collaboration with Indian Ministry of Defence’s Weapon and Electronics System Engineering Establishment and Russia’s NPO MARS. Typical functions of the CMS […]

GHCL launches two new brands of bedding products

GHCL, one of India’s leading manufacturers of home textiles launched a traceable Egyptian cotton bedding brand called Nile Harvest. The products will be sold mainly in the US and UK markets. The company has partnered with Tailorlux GmBH of Germany to use its IntegriTex technology for the marking and traceability of Egyptian cotton. The firm […]

Rajesh Exports gets Rs 1079 crore order from the Middle East

Jewellery manufacturer Rajesh Exports said it has won an order worth Rs 1079 crore from a “leading wholesaler and stockist” from the Middle East. The order has to be fulfilled by June. The company had recently introduced new designs in the international markets which constitute a new range of jewellery. The company said it has […]

NIIT to provide sourcing, vendor mgt services to Signify

Skills and talent development company NIIT said it will provide sourcing and vendor management services to Netherlands-based lighting company Signify. Signify, formerly known as Philips Lightning, is one of the leading manufacturer of various lightning products. The company employs 32,000 people in 70 countries and sells its products and services in more than 180 countries. […]

Visaka Industries starts production at new cement board unit in Haryana

Visaka Industries announced that its new fibre cement board factory at Jhanswa village near Jhajjar, Haryana with an annual capacity of 50,000 tonnes has started commercial production from Monday. Visaka Industries is one of the biggest producers of cement-fiber sheets, used in a variety of applications, including false-ceilings, roofing, partitioning and interior work. Its ‘V […]

Grasim buys Kolhapur-based fabrics maker for Rs 165 cr

Aditya Birla Group firm Grasim Industries Limited on Wednesday said it agreed to buy fabrics manufacturer Soktas India Private Ltd for an enterprise value of Rs 165 crores. The equity valuation of the acquired company was not disclosed, nor did Grasim reveal how much it would pay as part of the transaction. The Kolhapur-based company, […]

Blue Star top management reshuffled: Suneel Advani retires, Shailesh Haribhakti is new chairman

Suneel M Advani, Managing Director and Chairman of Blue Star and the son of its founder Mohan Advani, has stepped down and will be replaced by Shailesh Haribhakti. Haribhakti will assume charges from April 1, becoming the first professional, independent chairman in the history of the air conditioning company. Suneel Advani who took over the […]

Voltas to set up Rs 500 cr appliance complex in Tirupati

Voltas, India’s largest air-conditioner maker, said it will invest Rs 500 cr to set up a AC and appliance manufacturing complex in Tirupati. The plant will initially manufacture and assemble air conditioners and related cooling products, starting from the second half of next year. It will have a total capacity of more than 1 million […]