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Special Ethnic Wear Festival by Brand Factory

The Indian discount fashion chain 'Brand Factory' has introduced an Ethnic Wear Festival offering an eclectic range of over lakh womenswear pieces. The 15-day festival slated to run from November 15 will offer a wide array of classic ethnic ensembles with an edgy touch and contemporary silhouettes from brands like W, Aurelia, Aakriti, Mor-Pankh, Srishti, Folklore, Vishudh and 18 Fire. Available at all the outlets of the value retailer, the…
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GAP Announces Quarterly Dividend

NYSE-listed and clothing retailer, Gap Inc has approved a quarterly dividend of $ per common share for holders of the company's common shares. The dividend will be paid on or after January 28, 2015 to shareholders of record at the close of business on January 7, 2015. For the third quarter of fiscal year 2014, Gap Inc expects diluted earnings per share (EPS) to be in the range of $…
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Marquee International Investors L Capital, Temasek Near Aditya Birla Retail Deal

L Capital, Temasek Holdings and International Finance Corporation are in the final reckoning to buy minority shares in Aditya Birla Group's retail holding company, people familiar with the matter said. Billionaire Kumar Mangalam Birla is in the midst of combining his group entities Madura Lifestyle & Fashion, Pantaloons department stores and More supermarkets into a new listed company valued at $ billion in enterprise valuation. Birla could raise as much…
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Santosh Kumar Gangwar to Chair Annual Conference of State Textiles Ministers Tomorrow

The Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Textiles Mr. Santosh Kumar Gangwar will chair the Annual Conference of State Textiles Ministers here tomorrow. The purpose of the Conference of the State Ministers of Textiles is to deliberate and ponder upon the course of action which needs to be taken ahead for serving the industry and the nation in a better manner. For the accomplishment of the shared national objective of…
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Manish Creation Opens Its 23rd Outlet At Burrabazar In Kolkata

‘Manish Creation’, a complete man’s wear brand, opened its new exclusive brand outlet at Kalakar Street in the business hub of Burrabazar area in Kolkata. Starting its journey from a humble background in 1999, the brand had a meteoric rise to become one of the strongest players in men’s ethnic wear market. For over a decade, the brand promises and delivers its widest range of products made from finest quality…
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India Plans To Open Handloom Stores Abroad

India is planning to open handloom stores abroad and is in the process of pooling artisans to work on contemporary and export-oriented designs, a top government official said in Hyderabad. "As far as the exports market is concerned, we are trying to explore new markets and look for some of the franchise model over there and also to open our own stores and we are working on that. It will…
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