In first trial of end to end refrigerated shipments, Maersk helps chillies from Varanasi reach UAE in 9 days
The eastern part of UP comprising of 5 districts – Ghazipur, Jaunpur, Chandauli, Mirzapur & Sant Ravidas Nagar which are some of the top producers of fresh fruits & vegetables, such as green chillies, bitter gourd, green peas, mango, guava etc. present an immense opportunity for the farmers and entrepreneurs in and around the region to boost its agro-exports.
Haryana approves 40 horticulture projects
The chairman instructed the members to grow varieties of turmeric at farmer’s field that has high c...
New energy label norms: Five-star refrigerators to cost Rs 6,000 more, says CEAMA
The new energy labelling norms may make manufacturing of fi...
5 interior designing techniques to optimize space in small apartments
With advancements in the field of interior designing, today, even small apartments can be turned into spacious quarters which not only can accommodate all your stuff but also looks neat.
Room air conditioners to now have default temperature of 24 degree Celsius: BEE
According to the notification, all brands and types of star-labelled RACs, which are rated from one star to five stars based on their energy efficiencies and manufactured, commercially purchased or sold in India, shall ensure default setting of temperature in the room air conditioners at 24 degrees Celsius, with effect from January 1, 2020.
Summer heat sends sale of ACs, refrigerators soaring
Smaller cities, towns see big sales growth, as easy finance also aids demand.
Festive sales outlook for smartphones and appliances positive: GfK India
GfK India managing director Nikhil Mathur said value growth of smartphones and appliances will be more in the second half of the year due to launch of more premium products.
Whirlpool plans Rs 590 crore capex for next 5 years
The company said last year it had shifted focus to strengthen manufacturing and supply chain functions.
Consumer appliance makers seek lower GST on large-screen TVs, air-conditioners, refrigerators
The consumer durables industry is of the view that these items are now household necessities and do not come under the luxury goods category anymore.
Slowdown a challenge, but India looks promising in long term: Whirlpool chief
The company, which has more than 25-year-long presence in India and is now scaling up exports, also said “structural changes” such as demonetisation and GST had led to some “teething troubles” for the economy and resulted in creating a “brief period of uncertainty”.
Daily essentials may become dearer soon
FMCG firms said cost of commodities such as wheat, edible oil have gone up by 12-20%.
Higher cost of energy efficient white goods makes a dent on sales
India's stringent energy norms have pushed up prices of higher rated white goods, making a dent on sales.
Blue Star targets 13.5% market share in FY20
In the current year the market share of the company has increased by 0.5 % to 12.8% as it performed better than the industry , said C P Mukundan Menon, president –sales & marketing , products business.
Increase custom duty on imported TV, AC, refrigerators and washing machines: CEAMA to govt
Ahead of the interim-Budget, CEAMA has suggested to increase the basic customs duty (BCD) on import of finished goods such as TV, AC, refrigerators and washing machines.
$5 mn project, 280K sq ft area: The world's largest e-waste recycling hub opens in Dubai
The facility will utilise state-of-the-art reclamation technology.
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