Havells India hit by slowdown, sales down 10%

Havells India, one of the country’s top cable makers, reported a 10% fall in its revenue, blaming an overall slowdown in economic activities in the country. The company, however, managed to maintain margins through cost cuts. “The deterioration in economic macros, sectoral liquidity challenges and slowdown in infrastructure segment has disproportionately impacted demand for industrial […]

Havells India to launch temperature-sensitive ‘smart fans’ with IoT

Havells India, one of the fastest growing appliances and electrical gear makers in the country, said it will launch a wifi-enabled, temperature-sensitive smart fan next year. Named ‘Enticer Smart’ after its Enticer series, the fan would have smart capabilities, such as automatically adjusting its rotating speed based on the temperature of the room. The fan […]

Kerala Blasters gets sponsorship from Havells India

Kerala Blasters, one of the prominent teams in Indian Soccer League, has signed up Havells India brand ‘Standard’ as one of its co-sponsors. The financial details of the deal were not disclosed. However, it should come as a positive for the new owners of the team —┬áNimmagadda Prasad, Chiranjeevi and Allu Arvind, who took over […]

Havells reports 11% like-to-like sales growth in Q3; 27% growth in PAT

Havells India, one of India’s best performing companies and an electrical goods maker, reported an 11% like-for-like revenue growth for the third quarter and a sharp increase in profit margins. In the second quarter, the company was able to report only a 4% increase in comparable sales. The company’s comparison quarter last year had been […]

Havells to expand ‘Standard’ brand beyond switches, targets 1,000 cr sales

Havells India said it has launched water heaters, switches and MCBs under its Standard Electricals brand, which has been known for its switchgear for close to five decades in India. The company said that it expects to expand sales under Standard to Rs 1000 crore in the next 3 to 4 years from about 400 […]