AUGUST 26, 2009
 

US-based Cinnabon Bakeries opens maiden outlet in India

US-based Cinnabon Bakeries chain with its trademark aroma has wafted into India. The companyís first outlet was opened at DLF Place Atrium, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi recently, reports Images Food. More...

Hope Floats

Notwithstanding a recent KPMG study that predicts slowdown in the retail sector to continue for another 12-18 months, there are encouraging signs of retail revival. The sector is now in correction mode, shedding some of its flab accumulated as a result of indiscriminate expansion. More...

Gap to open Tel Aviv store in February

After the opening of American fashion label Gap's first store at the Mamilla pedestrian shopping mall in Jerusalem on Monday, the company will be preparing for the opening of its second store at the Azrieli Center Mall in Tel Aviv in February, agency reports. More...

Wal-Mart's set to open outlet in Guangzhou, China

Retail giant Wal-Mart will open its first outlet in Guangzhou, China in November 2009, agency reports. More...

Baskin-Robbins looks to enter Panama City

Baskin-Robbins is looking for franchisee candidates in the Panama City area and will hold a seminar on Thursday at the Bay Point Marriott, according to a news release. More...

Hasbro Clothing revamps retail labels

Hasbro Clothing has revamped its retail label from Genesis, Basics to Basics Life. The three sub-brands retailing under Basics Life: Genesis, Basics 029 and Probase have also been revamped and come with a fresh look and feel depicted through the logo, positioning, brand values, design. More...

McDonald's to introduce economy segment products

Fast food chain McDonald's is planning to diversify into the economy segment as it seeks to find a way out of the rising commodity prices. The company said the rising food prices are causing concern but it hopes to avoid passing costs to the consumers, reports ET Now. More...

Dell India opens flagship consumer store in Bangalore

Dell India has announced the opening of its flagship consumer store in Bangalore. The 1,300 square-feet store offers a wide range of products from the Inspiron, Studio, Alienware and Adamo brands, as well as related peripherals. Co-located with the flagship store is also Dellís first consumer service center, where customers can obtain value-added services or resolve their technical issues. More...