Dabur – Builds Strong Brands – Scales to Interior India

Dabur continues its aggression in the consumer space with the relaunch of its Amla hair oil in a new youthful modern look and new positioning of Mazbooti bhi, Khubsoorti bhi, roping in Priyanka Chopra as the brand ambassador. Every segment of the consumer care division has recorded growth – hair care registered 10.4% YoY growth, oral care 8.1% YoY, health supplements 18% YoY, skin care 13.3% YoY, home care 14.4% YoY, digestives 9.8% YoY, and OTC & ethicals 12.7% YoY. Foods posted strong growth of 34.5% YoY (led by 37.6% YoY growth in juices).

Dabur’s Products Competitive Globally
In latest ranking, Dabur earned the honour of being the only Indian company to make it to WWD Beauty Inc.’s Top 100 2012. The (more…)

Reliance Footprint Scores a Century – Offers upto 60% Discount Sale

Reliance Retail promoted Reliance Footprint now has 100 shoes stores across India. Reliance Footprint is a Multi Brand Outlet which offers over 50 international, national and Reliance brands including Alberto Toressi, Buckaroo, Clarks, Franco Leone, Ganuchi, Hush Puppies, ID, Lee Cooper, Mancini, Pavers, Provogue, Red Tape, Samsonite, Woodland for men. Bonjour, Catwalk, Clarks, Hi-attitude, Inc 5, Orange, Rocia, Tosca, Towlips etc for women. (more…)

Gloria Jeans Coffee in Black – To Add 30-40 Cafes on Franchisee Model

Australia Coffee chain Gloria Jeans which started operations in India 4 years ago has managed to breakeven. Gloria Jeans Coffee in India has a Master Franchise Citymax Hospitality.

GJC in India is growing at 10% YoY slightly below the Market Average. The company plans to add 30-40 outlets in India every year on a Franchisee business model. It hopes to reach 250 stores within the next 4 years. (more…)

Yum Brands’ Pizza Hut – Focus in India

In 2011, Yum! Brands created a separate autonomous subsidiary called Yum! Restaurants India for its India operations. The group’s top management team views its current stage of development in India as being similar to that in China 15 years ago. Pizza Hut currently has 40%(+) market share in China’s pizza market.
Pizza Hut Delivery (PHD) was introduced as a separate brand in the Middle-Eastern markets in 2006 and introduced in India in 2008. In 2011, the group has also started the process (more…)