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First Ever Retail Summit to happen on 23rd March

India's first ever New Retail Summit, curated by DLF Shopping Malls in collaboration with PHD Chambers will start on 23 March, 2018 at the The Grand, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi. The event aims to bring together thought leaders who share a common interest in building a futuristic format for retail industry with conversations centered around the future of retail ecosystem. DLF Shopping malls, along with our partners PHD Chambers and…
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Colorjet India wins Excellence Award 2017

Colorjet India Limited has bagged the ‘Indian Brand Excellence Award 2017’ at the My Brand Better Indian Excellence Awards gala ceremony recently held at Vivanta by Taj, Dwarka, New Delhi.  The award was received by Smarth Bansal, senior product manager, Colorjet Group for being the largest manufacturer of digital inkjet printers in India contributing aggressively towards Modi’s ‘Make in India’ initiative. Bansal on receiving the award said, “Excellence is never…
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Raymond launches Khadi Wool with The Woolmark Company

Reaffirming its commitment to position Khadi as a fashionable fabric for the world, Raymond in association with The Woolmark Company launched Khadi Wool today at an exclusive ceremony at Australian High Commission. A first of its kind collection, this exquisite range of pure wool & wool blended fabric from Raymond, offers some of the most intricate designs catering to the sartorial taste of the discerning consumers. Speaking at the launch…
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Handlooms to the forefront by Fashion Designers

As a part of the Prime Minister's 'Make in India' push, today August Seven marked the third National Handloom Day celebration where people should have a pride in remembering the country's traditional crafts. Last year, the Prime Minister attended the function held in Varanasi and the first Handloom Day was celebrated in Chennai. This time it is being held in Guhawati, where the Textile Minister, Smirti Irani, will be present.…
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GST a “Great step towards Transparency” – Irani

Textiles and Information & Broadcasting minister Smriti Zubin Irani has warned that no one can harass a person who wants to come into formal economy through GST Addressing a seminar on ‘GST – a Tool for Inclusive Growth’ organised in Ahmedabad. She said past transactions are not to be checked under this system. “There will be no punishment for being honest if government agencies or officer will ask about past…
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Pushing of Traditional Textiles in States

The states like West Bengal, Manipur, Assam, Telengana and Madhya Pradesh under the Make in India initiative are keen to create their own state-owned brands by focusing on promoting traditional textiles. These traditional and indigenous textiles are being promoted on national and international platforms. The fashion designers have also been roped in to enhance the commercial viability of the products. Damoder Seetha, director at the Pochompally Handloom Park, Telangana said…
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