Thursday, Aug 13, 2020 | Last Update : 11:46 PM IST

142nd Day Of Lockdown

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India's favourite biscuit Parle-G records highest sales during lockdown

The company has gained a market share of around 5 per cent in the highly competitive biscuit segment, helped by Parle-G biscuits

10 Jun 2020 1:00 PM

Free speech takes precedence over reputation: Bombay HC

The single bench had also made various observations on the responsibility that social media influencers needed to show while making comments.

29 Jan 2020 2:02 AM

Recovery in sight for FMCG in 2020

Crisil expects nearly 400 basis points moderation in growth to an estimated 8-9 per cent is likely in financial year 2020.

22 Jan 2020 6:47 AM

Low FMCG revenue, volume growth seen

Fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) volumes had hit a two-year low in the September quarter of FY20.

08 Jan 2020 1:25 AM

Investors should look for stock specific bets

Sectorally it was a mixed bag with Auto leading the pack with gains of 0.8 per cent, followed by metals, oil and gas and energy.

11 Dec 2019 1:44 AM


Bennet & Bernard Group forays into FMCG space, launches cold cuts in Goa market

The company will soon go pan India and is focused on creating an exclusive range of processed foods.

16 Oct 2019 2:00 PM

A Notional Nudge

The repo rate cut of 25 bps to 5.15 per cent announced on Friday is in line with expectations.

05 Oct 2019 1:48 AM

Govt should provide more stimulus; lower income tax: Adi Godrej

The government should take these measures, although this may increase the fiscal deficit, said the Godrej Group Chairman.

03 Oct 2019 1:10 PM

Big colas join hands to recycle waste

Industry sources said that the existing recycling initiatives will be converged with the new set-ups for meeting the goal.

03 Oct 2019 2:34 AM

Reduction in raw material prices to help steel players

Slow demand has also led to an increase in the inventory of semis products.

01 Oct 2019 2:10 AM


Banking, FMCG to benefit from corp tax cut; pharma, IT to remain untouched: Report

The immediate benefit is increased cash flows to corporate India.

22 Sep 2019 2:23 PM

Consumers to spend less this festive season: Survey

Only 6 per cent will buy jewellery and even lesser 3 per cent will spend on property.

19 Sep 2019 2:16 AM

FMCG firms tweak prices to combat slowing consumption

Market leader Hindustan Unilever (HUL) has cut the prices of soaps but has raised face wash prices.

29 Aug 2019 12:59 AM

Parle may lay-off 10,000 as GST, slowdown hurt

According to him, the crisis started with the introduction of GST and became acute with the current slowdown.

22 Aug 2019 3:26 AM

Nestle’s lower rural biz comes to its rescue

The FMCG major reported a net sales growth of 11.35 per cent and increase of 10.83 per cent in net profit in the second quarter ended June 2019.

20 Aug 2019 7:31 AM


Modi reviews state of economy with Sitharaman, FinMin officials

There are expectations that the government would come out with sector-specific stimulus sometime soon.

15 Aug 2019 5:35 PM

Underlying trend stays subdued

The upper area of 11625-650 levels is going to be a strong overhead resistance for the market ahead.

16 Jul 2019 2:04 AM

ITC to get into new FMCG goods

The segment’s Ebitda at Rs 688 crore in the last fiscal year, rose by 51 per cent year-on-year.

13 Jul 2019 2:44 AM

Looking for acquisitions, to foray into new FMCG categories: ITC's Sanjiv Puri

The company is seeking to be an engine of growth for Indian economy through a vibrant portfolio of future-ready businesses.

12 Jul 2019 1:09 PM

Q1 revenue growth may hit 2-year low

Automobiles, one of the key sectors driven by consumption spending, continues to reel under a demand slowdown.

10 Jul 2019 3:02 AM