As per a recent report, the Indian media and entertainment industry is projected to reach Rs 1,052 billion by 2013. Multimedia giant, Image Infotainment Limited, plans to contribute to this growth by further boosting its already successful franchise model
AS per a recent report, the Indian franchising market will reach $20 billion by 2013 and is growing at a rate of 38 per cent a year. Spurred by India's booming economy, reception of western concepts and increasing affluence of middle class, India offers f
The Indian hotel industry projected to grow at 8.8 per cent is undergoing tremendous transformation. The presence of several international hotel chains offering numerous prospects with attractive returns is making this segment the most sought after.
THE accessories market is inching towards becoming one of the best performing sectors in the Indian industry. Witnessing a recent boom, hordes of international players are foraying into the segment to tap the untapped market and take home record margins.
The Indian apparel industry provides a strong fabric for the growth and expansion of global brands. The success of brands like Mango, Reebok, Adidas, Miss Sixty, Pepe Jeans, United Colours of Benetton, Versace, Esprit and Debenhams is encouraging many oth
International brands in the rapidly evolving Indian Food & Beverage industry are smelling success like never before. Whipping up profits via the franchise route, these brands are not only on an expansion spree but are paving way for several others to foll
Thinking about opening a multimedia business? We have all that you need to know about the industry, business, franchise, glitches and everything else. We provide you with the nuts-and-bolts information that can make your business profitable, stable and bu
India is a global gateway for foreign brands. However, it has its own set of challenges that foreign brands have to overcome. Building a brand despite several roadblocks is not easy. But who said so, anyway. So, how to counter challenges? Adapt, adapt and
As per Goldman Sachs, the BRIC nations are expected to bring another 200 million people with incomes above $15,000 into world economy by 2025, which is equivalent to the combined population of Germany, France and the United Kingdom. They are emerging as i
A well-structured legal framework is the backbone of a company. However, lack of specific franchise laws in India has led to emergence of multiple laws for franchise transactions. Here is all you want to know about various laws that govern the entry and f
FRANCHISEE satisfaction is a powerful concept in franchising. While positive levels of franchisee satisfaction contribute to network growth and development, poor satisfaction levels have the potential to destroy value and send a franchise system into a sl
Good parenting helps children become healthy, productive and successful adults. In a very similar way, a franchisor rears a brand and his franchisees to help them become strong and successful. This is more vital in case of international brands, which ente
India is one of the fastest growing markets for Lenovo worldwide and the brand is bullish on increasing its market share and profitability. It aims to offer the right product mix at competitive prices and supplement it with innovative and engaging promoti
Starkids is a ground-breaking initiative by one of Eastern India's leading Education Groups, Apex Knowledge Group. It's Managing Director, Nirmal Agarwal, a graduate from Stanford University, US, in a one-to-one conversation with Amanpreet Kaur talks abou
Paving way for affordable yet quality education in the burgeoning hospitality education sector, IIAS is a name to reckon with. Abhijit De, Chairman, IIAS, in conversation with Tushi Deb shares his vision to propel the brand towards a pan-India expansion.
Aiming to transform Indian jewellery landscape by unmatched expertise of their well established foothold in the US, LuckyClover Inc is planning India entry through franchise route. Natalie Hesse, Managing Director, LuckyClover, shares with Beny Sachdeva h
Market research proved the need for a scientific and structured pre-school education model, one that would ensure development in early childhood. Since it was a growing need in the Indian market, the promoters of Brainworks, Better Value Brands, promoters
Aloha has taken giant strides and widen its reach to 23 countries with 4,300 centres and four million students. It's the first Indian company to have evolved into an ISO 9001:2008 certification in the field of Abacus education. In an interaction with Aman