As slowdown bites, Lifestyle International eyes single-digit growth this fiscal year

The ₹4,000-crore fashion retailer Lifestyle International is eyeing ‘single digit growth’ this fiscal. Same store growth has been ‘flat’ so far, but is expected to pick up over the next few months. The slowdown, according to Vasanth Kumar, Managing Director, Lifestyle International Pvt Ltd (India), is primarily due to delay in new mall construction and a […]

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Strong U.S. consumer, business spending bolster growth vista

U.S. consumer spending accelerated in November and shipments of key capital goods orders increased for the 10th straight month, data showed on Friday, the latest signs of strong momentum in the economy as the year winds down. But the bullish growth picture was dimmed somewhat as the figures also showed household savings dropped last month […]

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Spreadtrum Expects 20 Percent Growth in India Business This Year

Mobile chipset firm Spreadtrum Communicationsexpects 20 percent growth in India business by end of this year on account of increase in demand for smartphones. “We have been growing in India in double digits since 2012-13. It is now second largest mobile phone market. We are expecting 20 percent business growth by end of this year compared […]

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Coursera focuses on corporate training programmes for future growth

So far, Coursera has partnered with Indian School of Business and is aspires to get IITs and IIMs on its platform. Mumbai: Global online education platform Coursera is focused on strengthening its enterprise business in India by partnering with more companies and educational institutions for its future growth, said a top company official. Last year, the […]

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The 5 Key Components of Rapid Business Growth

Every new business owner wants to achieve one goal — rapid growth. Successful growth in the early stages of a business can help it avoid these eye-opening SBA stats: Half of new businesses do not survive past the five-year mark Only a third are still in business by year 10 I first connected with Fabrizio Moreira, […]

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Private investment to lead economic growth in India: World Bank

New Delhi: Though private investment growth in India will remain challenging in the short term, it will eventually pick up in 2018-19 to overtake private consumption as the main driver of economic growth, the World Bank said in its latest India Economic Update released on Monday. The gross fixed capital formation (GFCF) which indicates investment […]

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See double-digit growth for hydrocarbon business: L&T Hydrocarbon

“Hydrocarbon has been going through a restructuring process. The order flow is picking up”, Subramanian Sarma, CEO & MD, L&T Hydrocarbon told CNBC-TV18. In an interview to CNBC-TV18, Subramanian Sarma, CEO & MD, L&T Hydrocarbon spoke about the latest happenings in his company and sector. “Hydrocarbon has been going through a restructuring process. The order […]

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6 Small Business Marketing Growth Strategies for 2017

Any good marketer knows to keep an eye on the future to stay ahead of the curve on new trends, emerging marketing channels, and other fresh ideas to deliver brand messages. With 2016 in the rear-view mirror and 2017 flying down the pipeline, now is the time to start examining what the New Year is […]

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