Reliance Retail is already the biggest retailer in India.


Amazon Aims to Stop Reliance Deal to Buy India’s Future Group

The Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC) has put a stay on the $3.38 billion deal between Reliance Retail and Future Group in response to Amazon’s claim made earlier this month of a breach of contract.

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Fashion Scoops

Blinded by Color Project Relies on Artisans in India

The assortment of caftans are developed using age-old techniques made by artisans in Bagru, India.

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Central, FLFL's big box retail format.


India’s Reliance Retail Acquires Future Retail

In a major move toward industry consolidation, two of India’s biggest retail empires have come together, aiming for greater integration between brick-and-mortar and e-commerce.


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Godrej Consumer Products CEO

Skin Care

India’s Godrej Consumer Products Names CEO

Nisaba Godrej, who already serves as chairperson of the board, will take on the added role of ceo on July 1.

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India's Reliance Brands Names Creative Director

Designer and Luxury

India’s Reliance Brands Names Creative Director for Own Brand

Rajesh Pratap Singh, a well-known designer, has been appointed creative director for the Satya Paul collection.

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Indian shopkeepers wait for the custumers in New Delhi, India 11 June 2020. Indian government has decided to provide relaxation in the ongoing lockdown but it will continue until 30 June, in 'containment zones.' The restrictions will be eased in a phased manner with places of worship, hospitality services and shopping malls scheduled to be opened in the initial phase, with restrictions. The areas termed as 'containment zones' will be identified by authorities and those areas will remain under complete lockdown.Coronavirus lockdown in New Delhi, India - 11 Jun 2020


India Retail Reopens Even as COVID-19 Cases Climb

Even as the number of COVID-19 cases leaps, India’s malls opened for business last week, joining stand-alone stores, markets and e-commerce players that had opened previously.

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A look from Amit Aggarwal's show

Designer and Luxury

Coronovirus Redesigns Amit Aggarwal’s Post-Fashion Week Sales 

Amit Aggarwal is known for his use of industrial materials and polymer sheets in his collections.

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Business Features

Service Providers: How Consultants Can Help Retailers Navigate the Coronavirus Pandemic

Fashion and retail companies need to move quick. But with the right action plan they can avoid catastrophe.

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Man sits outside a closed wholesale market in Mumbai, India, . As cities and factories were closing in virus-control measures, Indian migrant workers crowded a railway station to reach their home villages Sunday, suggesting social distancing could be difficult in the world's second-most populous country. For most people, the new coronavirus causes only mild or moderate symptoms. For some it can cause more severe illnessVirus Outbreak , Mumbai, India - 24 Mar 2020

Government and Trade

COVID-19: India in Lockdown, Apparel Factories Closed

The government has ordered a nationwide lockdown for 21 days beginning Tuesday.

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Few shoppers are seen inside a shopping mall amid a new virus outbreak in New Delhi, India, . For most people, the new coronavirus causes only mild or moderate symptoms. For some it can cause more severe illnessVirus Outbreak, New Delhi, India - 17 Mar 2020


Coronavirus Impact: India’s Retail Shut Down as Cases Grow

India’s malls have been ordered to close as the country battles the coronavirus.

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Designer and Luxury

Lotus Make-up India Fashion Week Latest to Be Canceled

The organizers took the step after the first cases of the coronavirus hit India last week.

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Donald Trump, Melania Trump. President Donald Trump, with first lady Melania Trump, pause as they tour the Taj Mahal, in Agra, IndiaNamaste Trump, Agra, India - 24 Feb 2020

Fashion Scoops

Trumps Start Two-Day Stay in India With Roaring Crowd at Cricket Stadium

More than 110,000 people turned out at the world,s largest crickets stadium for a ‘Namaste Trump’ event.

clock February 24, 2020Rosemary Feitelberg

Molton Brown in India

Beauty Features

India’s Beauty Sector Blossoms With Niche Fragrance Stores

A string of retail concepts is springing up in India to cater to growing consumer demand for niche fragrances.

clock February 21, 2020Mayu Saini

Wendell Rodricks

Fashion Features

Indian Designer Wendell Rodricks Dies at 59

The designer was known for his minimalist designs, and also for being a gay rights activist in India.

clock February 12, 2020Mayu Saini

India, sourcing

Government and Trade

In India, ‘Apparel Sourcing Week’ Rescheduled Due to Coronavirus

The sourcing event highlighting Indian retail and Asian manufacturers was slated for mid-February, but is being rescheduled for June.

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