While Mystic has established itself as a world class brand over the last decade, the chain of spas is poised to soar higher in the next five years. Apart from implying better and relaxed lifestyles for their customers, the brand has a boisterous growth pl
From just 65 salons to 100 in mere one year proves that Naturals has set its eyes firmly on expansion. However, this would be in no way a deterrent to the quality the brands offers. It's commitment towards franchisees is a raison d'être behind its flawles
The Indian health and beauty market is in a transition phase of getting organised. We check out on franchise benefactor of this sector where some of the renowned brands talk about diversification and the opportunity ahead, as this industry is anticipating
Given the ever increasing consumer alertness and health consciousness, healthcare industry offers a strong business potential for investors. The industry is in the pink of health with people leaving nothing to chance and going all out to keep themselves f
TILL a few years back, coming across a branded salon was an unusual sight but the scenario changed with the mushrooming of beauty centres all over. In the past, customers used to go to beauty salons only for services like facial, hair cut, etc.
With rapidly changing business models all over the world, franchising in hotel industry is not new, but the point is how feasible it is in our country and why should one consider going this way is a million dollar question?
Most franchise companies have their roots in pretty simple business concepts that are brought to life by hard working, focused entrepreneurs at the helm of the ship. Without that entrepreneur's cash, blood, sweat equity, and tears, the business would not
Beauty and cosmetics rule the direct selling industry due to the sheer size of the demand. Apart from providing a rich consumer base, India is also rich in human capital and natural resources. This is attracting many foreign companies to set up manufactur
An average consumer spending on healthcare around two decades back was eight per cent. Between 2000 and 2015, it is expected to increase to 130 per cent in India, as per AT KEARNEY. This shows pharmacy retailing is in good health.
1,200 franchised concepts, 150,000 franchisees and the numbers are bound to increase. After a radiant 2010, 2011 started on an optimistic note, we go deeper to discover how radiant the previous year had been and how lucrative the present year seems.
With global spa brands making moolah from the booming Indian wellness industry, the home-grown brands, too, certainly don't want to miss out on the action. Tweaking diverse strategies, brands are cashing in on the spa biz in no time!
From kababs to kathi rolls and gulab jamuns, and now to premium frozen yogurt, the Indian platter is rapidly growing in the Gulf. Brands like Colonel’s Kababz, Cocoberry and Khyber to name a few are set to spread the Indian flavour there. What is it that
He was late for the interview, as is common with celebrities. But unlike them, the reason was flight delay and not his busy-ness. However, the fruitful discussions made the two-hour wait worthwhile for Beny Sachdeva as she interviewed Jawed Habib, MD, Jaw
Premium Italian brand GAS Jeans is back in India after a brief hiatus. In a candid chat, M.M. Kamath, Director, GAS Jeans Pvt. Ltd, tells Tushi Deb, about the brand's re-arrival and future plans for expansion.
Shantanu DasGupta, Vice President-Corporate Affairs and Strategy, Whirlpool India, joined Whirlpool in 2002 as Vice President-Consumer Service and moved to Marketing in 2005. He has a successful track record of developing comprehensive brand strategies th
Priknit has gone down from 50 stores to only one store in Delhi. Cotton County has shut 30-35 stores in the last year. BigFlix is mulling to wind up 24 standalone retail stores. Anytime Fitness has terminated its Master franchise agreement. What is happen