FreshToHome raises $121M – the largest ever Series C funding in India in Consumer Tech space

October 27th, 2020: FreshToHome, the world’s largest fully integrated online brand in fresh fish and meat e-commerce raised $121M in Series C funding led by Investment Corporation of Dubai (ICD) – the principal investment arm of the Government of Dubai, Investcorp – a leading global manager of alternative investments, Ascent Capital – a leading India-focused growth capital provider,  U.S. Government’s development finance institution – DFC, the Allana Group and other investors. Iron Pillar, the lead investor from Series B participated in this round with a significant investment of $19M. Barclays was an advisor for…

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adidas celebrates the growing love for sneakers with ‘Sneakers Day’

New Delhi, October 22nd, 2020: Continuing to invest in India by bringing global stories and curating meaningful consumer experiences, adidas, staying true to its creators positioning, has extended an opportunity to consumers to celebrate sneaker culture with the specially curated ‘Sneakers day’ initiative.  Sneakers Day is a four-day festival being hosted from October 22nd-25th 2020 and celebrates the best of adidas Performance and Originals Sneakers while making it accessible to a wider audience through a host of engagement activities and impressive deals. Over the last few years, sneaker culture in…

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Webinar on “The Technology Transformation” from 5:00 to 6:00 PM on Saturday, 31st October 2020.

TiE Lucknow & Valueenhanncers.in invites you for its upcoming virtual event on Technology Transformation dated 31st October 2020. The technology available to small businesses today is unprecedented.Whether it is Cloud and web based software and services, high-speedinternet,  low-cost devices or easy access to 3-D printing, the range oftools available to entrepreneurs today is mind boggling. Technology can help us, as entrepreneurs to:* Grow our business* Track key metrics* Improve customer outcomes* Increase profitability To talk about this and more Mr. C.P. Gurnani, CEO & MD -Tech Mahindra one ofthe most…

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Balaxi Pharmaceuticals reports revenue of INR 1,124 million in H1FY21

Hyderabad, October 12, 2020: Balaxi Pharmaceuticals Limited (BPL), a branded IPR-based pharmaceutical company, today announced its results for the quarter and half year ended 30th September 2020. Financial Highlights – H1FY21: The Company recorded a revenue of INR 1,124 million. Incremental growth is due to consolidation of newly acquired subsidiaries of Guatemala and Dominican Republic. EBITDA came in at INR 193 million; EBITDA margin at 17.2%. PAT came in at INR 188 million; PAT margin at 16.7%.  Particulars (INR mn) Q2FY21 Q1FY21 Q-o-Q% H1FY21 Revenue 603 521 16% 1,124 EBITDA…

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NASSCOM CoE launches second edition of Manufacturing Innovation Challenge 2020

Gandhinagar/New Delhi: NASSCOM Centre of Excellence IoT& AI, an initiative of the Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology (MeitY), and the Gujarat government launched the second edition of the Manufacturing Innovation Challenge 2020 (MIC2020) from 12th October 2020 to 12th December 2020. The objective of this challenge is to build a first-of-a-kind platform for enterprise and start-up collaboration to solve key challenges manufacturing industry is facing today. NASSCOM CoE in conjunction with RPG Group, JK Lakshmi Cement, Thermax Limited, Mother Dairy, Grasim Industries and Minda Industries have nominated six use…

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Stanton Chase India expands operations in Singapore

Mumbai l 8th October, 2020 Stanton Chase India, one of the top executive search firms in the country, has been awarded the licence for Singapore by their global board. With an aim to establish a strong foothold in the Asia Pacific markets, the Indian entity of Stanton Chase will now own & run operations in Singapore as well. Impressed by their track record of successfully rebuilding the firm in India, the global shareholders of the headhunting firm chose the quartet of Ashwini Prakash, Mala Chawla, Sripad KN Rao & Amit…

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Rise Against Hunger India to celebrate October as Hunger action month

New Delhi, 7th October 2020 – In recent months, due to pandemic and related events, people across the world, especially those from the lower economic strata faced sever economic hardship and many experienced aggravated hunger. With economic activities still not back in full gear, hunger and food insecurity continue to be major issue to deal with for many. The world also saw during the lockdown, spontaneous action by citizens’ groups, local organizations and individuals to extend a helping hand to the hungry and needy. To highlight both the seriousness of…

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WoodenStreet spends USD 1 Million for brick-and-mortar expansion in Kolkata

With USD 1 Million in investments, custom furniture startup WoodenStreet is expanding into the markets of West Bengal by opening two new Experience Stores in the city of Kolkata – beginning with the launch of the first-ever store in the high-end residential area of Salt Lake. This will later be followed by another store in the next 6 months. This newly-launched store has a carpet area of around 5,000 sqft, and is a one-stop shop for furniture, furnishings and décor accessories. Furthermore, the company plans to take its expansion further…

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Government of Thailand SME Promotion Bodies to host Thailand-India Business Matching Week to boost business between the two countries

New Delhi, Sept 18, 2020: The Office of SMEs Promotion (OSMEP) under the Office of the Prime Minister, Thailand and The Institute for Small and Medium Enterprises Development (ISMED) will be organising ‘The Thailand-India Business Matching Week (Lifestyle Products)’ from 21-25 September 2020, with the support and endorsement from Retailers Association of India (RAI) and The Small & Medium Business Development Chamber of India (SME Chamber of India). The Thailand-India Business Matching Week will provide an excellent opportunity for 32 Thailand Lifestyle Brands, SMEs, OEMs & suppliers to showcase &…

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Fliplearn Edge on-boards over 200 schools, 2 lakh students across India in lockdown period

New Delhi, 17th September 2020: With the lockdown in place and schools remaining shut across the country till further notice due to the spread of the virus, education apps have seen exponential growth in their subscription and usage rates. Fliplearn Edge, launched in March 2020 by Fliplearn, is a platform for seamless communication, automated homework, and class assessment solution for school administration and teachers. It offers a streamlined curriculum through well designed integrated components which include 2D and 3D videos, practice tests, real life application, topic synopsis, diagram maker, mind…

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