Aditya Birla´s fashion and retail unit ties up with UK luxury brand Ted Baker

Aditya Birla Fashion and Retail Ltd said it entered into agreement with UK based fashion brand Ted Baker. Ted Baker London is a British luxury clothing retail company. “We are happy to join hands with Ted Baker and build a strong presence for the brand with Indian consumers. This partnership will enable our consumers to […]

Lypsa Gems to sell via Gitanjali Group’s

Lypsa Gems and Jewellery Ltd said it tied up with to sell ‘Lypsa Atelier’ branded diamond-studded jewellery. “This tie-up is part of our E-commerce push. Lypsa Atelier is currently available on Flipkart, Snapdeal, Craftsvilla, Shopclues in addition to Jewelsouk.”, said Jeeyan Patwa, Director, Lypsa Gems and Jewellery Ltd. Lypsa plans to start with around […]

Sun Pharma to get dengue vaccine technology from ICGEB

Pharma major Sun Pharma said it tied up with research organization International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology to develop vaccines for dengue. The vaccine is targeted against all the four serotypes of Dengue virus that cause disease in humans and is being developed to commercialize in Indian and international markets. A serotype is a […]

US Govt agency to help disburse loans to Indian SMEs

RBL Bank and NeoGrowth Credit Pvt will provide loans to small and medium enterprises in the Indian retail segment that are excluded from mainstream funding and financing with the help of a US government agency. The funding will be backed by the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC) — a US Government organization that mobilizes private […]

Lupin licenses taste-masking technology from Monosol for paediatric tablets

Pharma Major Lupin Ltd. said its US subsidiary, Lupin Pharmaceutical Inc., has agreed to license technology from Monosol Rx to develop multiple paediatric-focused products. Lupin would develop the pediatric products utilizing MonoSol Rx’s proprietary PharmFilm drug delivery technology. MonoSol Rx’s PharmFilm technology is a drug delivery platform that provides precision dosing in the form of […]

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 […]

Cadila to launch immunosuppressant drug in India

Cadila Healthcare, a Ahmedabad headquartered pharmaceutical company owned by Zydus Group, said it has partnered with Switzerland-based global biopharmaceutical company Neovii to launch an drug to reduce the strength of the body’s immune system in India. The drug named Grafalon is extensively used in solid organ transplants and stem cell transplant, said the company. The […]

Cognizant to help transform Future Group’s consumer business

Cognizant said that it has entered into a partnership with Future Group, an Indian multi-brand retailer, to transform its consumer goods business, Future Consumer Limited (FCL), into a connected enterprise. “In an era where data, insights and supply chain intelligence are crucial ingredients for turning success into market leadership, Cognizant’s technology, business process, platform and […]

L&T partners with Microsoft to set up “Green Campuses”

L&T Technology Services, the information technology company of the L&T group, said it has partnered with Microsoft Corporation to offer a solution to lower energy bills and cost of maintenance. L&T Technology Service’s Integrated Building Energy Management Systems (iBEMS) framework will be available on Microsoft’s Azure cloud platform enabling enterprises to deploy and manage energy […]

IBM partners with US based Majesco to provide insurance services

Majesco, an insurance software provider, and IT services giant IBM tied up to offer a cloud based platform to their insurance clients to speed up customer service with the help of data analytics. The five-year partnership will allow insurance companies to develop and launch new products and services via the IBM cloud, the company said. […]

India signs 15 year contract for exploration of gold and platinum in the Indian Ocean

Government of India has signed a 15-year contract with the International Seabed Authority (ISA) for the exploration of Poly-Metallic Sulphides deposits, which constitutes of gold, platinum, iron, copper, zinc and silver, in the Indian Ocean, said the Ministry of Earth Sciences. By signing the 15-year contract India’s exclusive rights for exploration of Poly-Metallic Sulphide deposits […]

Brigade Group to help buyers rent flats using Nest Away services

Brigade Group, a leading real estate developer, said it has partnered with Nest Away, a rental solutions provider,to assist its customers in renting out their properties. The service will be provided exclusively to its customers who will now be able to avail a rental default guarantee that assures them timely rent, said the company. Brigade Group […]

L&T Infotech, Oracle to offer joint solutions for manufacturing and construction sector

L&T Infotech said it will develop and market solutions based on the Oracle’s Internet of Things (IoT) cloud service. The companies will work together on cloud solutions to help manufacturing, utilities and construction companies digitize business processes and improve operational efficiencies. L&T provides comprehensive Oracle solutions and applications encompassing smart sensors, connected assets, real-time visualization and […]

Zydus Cadila ties up with Takeda Pharmaceuticals for chikungunya vaccine

Zydus Cadila, a global healthcare provider, and Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited, one of the world´s largest pharmaceutical companies, announced a partnership to develop vaccine for chikungunya, an emerging infectious disease. The broadbased agreement includes early stage development to the final commercialisation of the vaccine against chickungunya. There is currently no vaccine to prevent or medicine to treat […]

AGC Networks to offer self-learning technology from UK’s Darktrace

Darktrace, a British cyber security company, said it partnered with AGC Networks, an India-based technology solutions provider to expand the market for the company´s self-learning technology. “This partnership allows more and more organizations to benefit from Enterprise Immune System technology across Asia, helping defend against today’s advanced cyber-threats,” said Sanjay Aurora, Darktrace Managing Director, Asia-Pacific. […]

Aptech to open 1000 preschools in two years under tie-up with Montana

Training provider Aptech Ltd said it is entering into preschool education through an alliance with Mumbai-based Montana International Preschool. Montana International Preschool powered by Aptech (MIPA) plans to set up 1000 preschools in India over the next two years. Aptech is the latest education company to enter the pre-school market. TIME, a pioneer in CAT […]

Tata Homes, SBI make special home purchase offer to govt officials

Tata Homes and SBI signed an agreement under which the two companies will make special offers to people who hold their salary accounts in the bank and want to purchase a Tata Homes property with an SBI loan. The nature of these offers was not revealed, but it is estimated that they could involve some […]