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Zeenah Vilcassim, Marketing Director, Bacardi India, spoke about the company’s expansion plans in India, launch of new products and variants, and trends in the alco-bev industry in the country.

India is the most important emerging market Bacardi is focusing on, says company's top executive

Jan 16, 2023

Talking exclusively to BT, Zeenah Vilcassim, Marketing Director, Bacardi India, opens up about the company's plans for India.

Over 18,500 toys seized from Hamleys, Archies and other stores for lack of BIS quality mark: Govt (Representative image)

Over 18,500 toys seized from Hamleys, Archies and other stores for lack of BIS quality mark: Govt

Jan 12, 2023

Since January 1, 2021, the government made it mandatory for toys to conform with safety norms specified by the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS), a national standards setting body.

Bankman-Fried's FTX, senior staff, parents bought Bahamas property worth $300 mln (Photo: Reuters)

Bankman-Fried's FTX, senior staff, parents bought Bahamas property worth $300 mln

Nov 23, 2022

FTX, which filed for bankruptcy earlier this month after a rush of customer withdrawals, did not respond to a request for comment. Bankman-Fried did not respond to requests for comment.

Real Good Chicken-maker Godrej Yummiez wants a larger bite of veg frozen foods

Real Good Chicken-maker Godrej Yummiez wants a larger bite of veg frozen foods

Nov 17, 2022

Godrej Tyson Foods launched third vegetarian product under its frozen foods category.

Jeff Bezos says he'll give away most of $124 billion wealth during lifetime (Photo: Reuters)

Jeff Bezos to give away most of his $124 billion wealth during lifetime

Nov 14, 2022

Bezos, who stepped down as chief executive of Amazon in 2021, owns about 10% of the ecommerce giant, along with news organization Washington Post and space tourism company Blue Origin.

Land for China's Evergrande Shenzhen headquarters put up for auction (Photo: Reuters)

Land for China's Evergrande Shenzhen headquarters put up for auction

Nov 11, 2022

Evergrande moved its headquarters from Guangzhou to rented space in Shenzhen in 2017, but moved back to Guangzhou late last year amid a debt crisis.

While beer continues to remain our primary/ core offering, we now look forward to expanding and growing the larger beverage category, says Vineet Sharma, Vice President Marketing – South Asia, AB InBev.

This alcohol company has an exciting new whiskey brand tailor-made for India

Nov 10, 2022

To strengthen its Beyond Beer portfolio, AB InBev India has launched Magnum Double Barrel Whiskey, a made-in-India product for the Indian market

Samsung India sells Rs 14,400 crore worth of mobile phones in Sep-Oct

Samsung India sells Rs 14,400 crore worth of mobile phones in Sep-Oct

Nov 04, 2022

Samsung recorded 99 per cent growth in value terms in the premium segment smartphones priced above Rs 30,000 apiece in January-September 2022 compared to the same period last year.

TCS added to Microsoft’s business applications 2022-2023 Inner circle

TCS added to Microsoft’s business applications 2022-2023 Inner circle

Oct 31, 2022

According to TCS, the company has been helping clients across 30 industry domains and across geographies, devise and reimagine customer experience and drive purpose-led business transformations on Microsoft Dynamics 365 cloud and Power Platform.

Credit Suisse asks investors for billions after bumper loss (Photo: Reuters)

Credit Suisse asks investors for billions after bumper loss

Oct 27, 2022

Credit Suisse clients pulled funds in recent weeks at a pace that saw the lender breach some regulatory requirements for liquidity, the bank said on Thursday, underscoring the impact on its business of wild market swings and a social media storm.

Adidas ends deal with Ye over hate speech, costing rapper his billionaire status (Photo: Reuters)

Adidas ends deal with Ye over hate speech, costing rapper his billionaire status

Oct 26, 2022

Yeezy sneakers, which cost between $200 and $700, generate about 1.5 billion euros ($1.47 billion) in annual sales for Adidas, making up a little over 7% of its total revenue, according to estimates from Telsey Advisory Group.

Indian billionaire Adani looks to raise $10 bln debt: Report (Photo: Reuters)

Indian billionaire Adani looks to raise $10 bln debt: Report

Oct 21, 2022

The Adani Group plans to use several vehicles including foreign currency debt and green bonds to raise up to $6 billion to swap its current high-interest debt with lower-cost borrowings and deploy the rest for project financing, according to the report.

Competition Commission orders probe against state-owned IREL for alleged unfair biz practices

Competition Commission orders probe against state-owned IREL for alleged unfair biz practices

Oct 19, 2022

The order has been passed on a complaint filed by Tamil Nadu-based Beach Mineral Producers Association (informant) which alleged that the company was indulging in unfair pricing beach sand ilmenite, among other issues.

T20 World Cup: INOX signs agreement with ICC, to live screen India matches in cinema halls (Photo: Reuters)

T20 World Cup: INOX signs agreement with ICC, to live screen India matches in cinema halls

Oct 13, 2022

INOX will showcase all group matches to be played by Team India, starting with their first match on October 23 against Pakistan, followed by the semi-finals and the final match. "The live matches will be screened across INOX multiplexes in more than 25 cities," it said.

Gautam Adani to invest Rs 65,000 crore in Rajasthan (Photo: Reuters)

Gautam Adani to invest Rs 65,000 crore in Rajasthan

Oct 07, 2022

The investment by ports-to-energy conglomerate that Adani heads also spans city gas infrastructure for retailing CNG to automobiles and piped gas to households and industries as well as laying transmission lines to carry renewable power.

The Mumbai-based company aims to build about 20 million square feet of warehouses in the next five years in India.

'Not under pressure': Why logistics firm Allcargo is taking it easy with last-mile services

Oct 03, 2022

Allcargo is currently building parks in Kolkata and Ahmedabad, and is in land acquisition discussions in Patna and Kanpur. The Mumbai-based company aims to build about 20 million square feet of warehouses in the next five years in India.  

SEBI extends two-factor authentication for mutual fund subscription transactions

SEBI extends two-factor authentication for mutual fund subscription transactions

Sep 30, 2022

Sebi has clarified that in case of systematic transactions, the requirement of such authentication will be applicable only at the time of registration.

Naina Lal Kidwai is of the view that women face a lot of pressure in their workplace. “I had done a book on 30 women CEOs, their voices, their stories.

People are waiting to see you fall, immense pressure on women: Naina Lal Kidwai

Sep 29, 2022

Naina Lal Kidwai, former president of FICCI, in an exclusive conversation with Udayan Mukherjee, opened up about the role of women CEOs, the pressures of balancing family and work, and many more.

Karan Adani has been honing his skills at the Rs 15,934 crore port business, which is the largest commercial port which handles nearly one-fourth of the country's cargo.

Karan Adani gets two key posts in the Adani Group's newly acquired cement business

Sep 16, 2022

Cement is the next big portfolio that has come under Gautam Adani's son Karan Adani, who has been managing the Group's port business in the last one and a half decades.

The Haridwar-based business group aims to list its flagship entity Patanjali Ayurved, which, till recently, use to be its largest revenue contributor. (Photo: Reuters)

Baba Ramdev wants to list 4 more Patanjali firms by 2027; here's the reason why

Sep 16, 2022

Baba Ramdev, the yoga-guru, now aims to achieve Rs 5 trillion market cap for five Patanjali Group entities, including Ruchi Soya (now Patanjali Foods) and his flagship Patanjali Ayurved.

Data showed that the cumulative market valuation of the seven-listed Adani group of companies stood at Rs 20.86 lakh crore on September 16.  (Photo: Reuters)

Gautam Adani-led Adani Group pips Tata Group to become most valuable in terms of market value

Sep 16, 2022

According to market watchers, a favourable business environment worked for Adani group of firms, which are 100 per cent India-centric.