Asian Paints
Asian Paints in its revised expansion plan, is all ready to set up its new manufacturing plant in Andhra Pradesh to have higher capacity and a marginal increase in investment. The company has relooked at its product portfolio to be manufactured at this proposed site and has decided Read more...
Paint Industry
Falling crude prices have come as a boon for the paint companies. Titanium oxide, a key input for paint companies is a derivative of crude oil and its prices move in tandem. Due to weak input costs and healthy gross margin expansion, most of the paint companies Read more...
US-based kitchen and bath fittings major Kohler plans to double its base in India to 200 cities in the next two years as it looks to tap demand from tier –II cities. "We have 350 stores at present and that is definitely our biggest growth driver. Every year, we are adding more than 60 stores and we are present in over 100 towns Read more...
Free Interior Design
Online furniture retailers like Urban Ladder and Pepperfry have started providing free interior design services. Urban Ladder has launched Urban Interiors to help customers furnish their houses with the help of interior designing experts. Pepperfry has partnered Read more...
German home appliance specialist Hafele is looking at a twofold rise in sales (Rs. 1,000cr) by 2020 with the introduction of new products and services. In the last three years, the company has grown by 40% due to a growing market. "We are quite confident of achieving revenue of Rs. 1,000cr. Our new category of appliances under the mid-premium brand Read more...