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IWSR Trends Forum highlights importance of travel retail for global alcohol industry

Strong growth across all regions, especially Europe and Asia-Pacific. LONDON – Travel retail remains a vital channel and key focus for the leading beverage alcohol producers. If the travel-retail channel was classified as a country, it would rank in the top five markets for most of the leading spirits producers. Total travel-retail volumes for liquor

Puma ties-up with ShopX to scale retail footprint in Tier II cities

Bangalore, April 20, 2017: ShopX, India’s fastest growing digital offline platform that powers retailers in India, today announced its strategic tie-up with Puma, world’s leading sports brand. Puma will leverage ShopX’s unique digital offline model and federated architecture to scale up its footwear business across the tier II market in India. The tie-up will help

Shop staff are crucial to ‘big four’ survival as Amazon prepares market entry, says retail expert

  Britain’s big four supermarkets should invest in their workers to remain competitive when Amazon Go launches in the UK, according to a leading retail expert at Aston University. Professor Heiner Evanschitzky, director of the Aston Centre for Retail Insights (ACRI) at Aston Business School, comments: “The big four should be worried about Amazon’s move

Infosys Expands Engineering Services Footprint to Support Ansaldo Energia

– establishes new engineering delivery centers in Croatia and Russia  Bangalore – September 14 – Infosys (NYSE: INFY), a global leader in consulting, technology and next-generation services, today announced an agreement to provide engineering services to Ansaldo Energia, a producer of thermoelectric power plants. To support Ansaldo Energia, Infosys will expand its global service delivery

Monte Carlo Opens its new flagship store at DLF Mall of India, Noida

Exclusive Brand Outlet offers its latest fashionable collection   Noida, 11 June 2016: Monte Carlo, a leading fashion brand of the country, today opened its latest flagship store in Delhi NCR at the DLF Mall of India, expanding its sales footprint in the capital territory with an aim to target the elite and upwardly mobile population

McDonald’s India® (West & South) ranked No. 1 Best Workplace in Retail in India 2016

~ The Great Place To Work® Institute survey recognises HRPL once again among the top 10 best workplace in retail ~ Celebrating its twentieth anniversary in India, Hardcastle Restaurants Private Limited (HRPL), a Master Franchisee for West & South India operations of McDonald’s® Restaurants and a subsidiary of the BSE listed Westlife Development Limited (BSE:

Tier-I Cities Lead The Convergence Of Retail And Office Spaces

While new business districts lead the way in Mumbai and Delhi-NCR, CBD remains the most attractive in Bangalore   Anuj Puri, Chairman and Country Head at JLL India While retailers have identified the Office Retail Complex (ORC) format as a good alternative, they are more than ever, willing to look at this format with much

Retail and logistics real estate sectors to benefit from lower energy prices

SINGAPORE, January 15, 2015 – Global energy prices have plummeted over the past six months, raising concern in some corners of the global economy but for Asian real estate markets the effect will be largely beneficial, according to JLL.   Four out of the top five oil importing nations are within Asia Pacific Energy price

Indian REITs – The Retail Opportunity: Suvishesh Valsan, Senior Analyst – Research & REIS JLL India

The draft guidelines for trading in REITs in India have been introduced and allowed. For the very first time, there exists a tool to channel small savings into the Indian real estate sector. Not surprisingly, several owners of income-generating properties are now considering setting up REITs. While commercial real estate projects have been popular assets

Jones Lang LaSalle’s Asia Pacific Property Digest Q4 2013 and Office, Residential and Retail Indices

2013 sees record year for real estate investment in Asia Pacific while Office and Residential leasing remains subdued Jones Lang LaSalle’s Asia Pacific Property Digest Q4 2013 and Office, Residential and Retail Indices now available SINGAPORE, 27 February 2014 – Jones Lang LaSalle has released its Asia Pacific Property Digest (APPD) for Q4 2013 and