ITC ltd ramps up production to meet demand for sanitisers
Fast-moving consumer goods major ITC Ltd has ramped up personal care production to meet the demand for sanitisers.
Organic skincare brand Juicy Chemistry raises $6,50,000
Self funded so far through internal sources and through operations, the startup has b...
Will workers bear the brunt as companies adopt automation to survive the pandemic?
Amid lockdown and the coronavirus scare, digitisation has ...
Oil drops on worse than feared rise in US fuel stocks
The decline extended losses from Wednesday on uncertainty about Russia's commitment to deep oil production cuts in the lead-up to a June 9 meeting of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and its allies, dubbed OPEC+
Advanced version of public procurement portal GeM on the anvil
The Government e-Market (GeM) portal was launched in August 2016 for online purchases of goods and services by all the central government ministries and departments.
Silver linings: How companies are identifying islands of opportunities in the ocean of Covid chaos
In sectors with no natural advantages, there is a rush to identify areas that could be recalibrated.
CAPF canteens put procurement on hold till MHA clarifies on 'swadeshi' goods
The central police welfare stores body, under which the country-wide network of these canteens function, has recently issued a order "putting on hold all indent and supply orders for all category of items with immediate effect and till clear instructions on "swadeshi" firms and products is received from the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA).
View: An inward-looking India could quickly slide towards closed-mindedness, cronyism and mediocrity
Though the PM clarified that his call for self-reliance should not be mistaken for “self-centric arrangements”, this is cold comfort for those who remember the suffocating drabness of pre-liberalisation India.
Entire product range is now BS-VI compliant: Volvo Cars India
All cars assembled at the company's plant or imported are now BS-VI certified. As a gesture to its customers owning an environment friendly BS-VI Volvo Car this financial year, Volvo is not increasing prices on its BS-VI certified cars till March 31.
Covid-19 Impact: Bata India desists discounting and price increase approach post lockdown
While Bata India has stalled plans to open any new store in the next 3-6 months, the footwear maker has invested in expanding its product portfolio to stay relevant. The company recently launched new verticals such as Work-From-Home range with slip-ons and sandals, a collection of washable footwear, and anti-viral masks for adults and children.
Salt shortage ahead? Manufacturers predict a shortfall as lockdown halts production
Salt farmers are predicting a shortfall as lockdown has truncated the production cycle.
Kinetic Green launches e-fogger, e-sprayer range, UV sanitiser
Kinetic Green is in discussions with many urban local bodies in the country, including various departments of the Maharashtra government, and expects to deliver many more in coming weeks, especially to assist the authorities in their efforts to curb the spread of coronavirus in congested areas like slums in Mumbai and Peths in Pune.
Nivea partners with Swiggy, Zomato for delivery of hygiene products
The service, which was initially started in Mumbai last week, has now been extended to over 30 cities, including Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Kolkata, Jaipur, Bhopal, Indore, Raipur, Kanpur, Nivea India said in a statement.
Renault and Nissan rule out merger as they unveil survival plan
The new plan, which entails cutting the alliance's vehicle ranges by a fifth, pooling manufacturing by region and capitalising on joint designs, is meant to serve as a peace treaty, sources have told Reuters. The companies have been hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic just as they were trying to rework their partnership following the arrest of its chief architect, Carlos Ghosn.
Pharma emerges as most preferred sector among MFs
Earnings downgrade in the sector is likely to be the lowest among all sectors.
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