Sesame Street’s global edutainment content to stream on Sesame Workshop – India’s YouTube channels in Hindi & Telugu!

20th Nov 2020, Hyderabad:  Sesame Workshop – India, the local arm of Sesame Workshop, the internationally renowned non-profit media and educational organization behind the iconic US children’s television show Sesame Street, is launching brand new YouTube channels in Hindi and Telugu to bring educational content featuring the colourful and furry Muppets of Sesame Street to children across India. Today’s announcement builds on Sesame Street’s 50-year history of helping kids in over 150 countries grow smarter, stronger, and kinder. Committed to giving every child an equal start at learning from the…

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My Place Coworking Acquires Jumpstart Flexiwrks

My Place Coworking, India’s top 10 co-working spaces has recently acquired Jumpstart Flexiwrks, a Proptech coworking seats and resource allocation platform. Jumpstart Flexiwrks helps co-working industry across sectors and brands. Soon, My Place Coworking also has plans to launch My Place DLVRY, work-from-anywhere concept, which will further fuel My Place Group’s co-working ecosystem of the country. Moreover, Samir Chopra, co-founder and chairman, RE/MAX India has joined the board of My Place Group as executive director and will be leading expansion plans for My Place Coworking and My Place Delivery pan…

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Hinterland Heroes: A journey of 12 emerging entrepreneurs starts 31st Oct’20 -4:00pm- 5:00pm

Startups in tier 2 and tier 3 cities are the latest buzzword in India. Catalyzing the need to tell stories of 12 such emerging entrepreneurs from Lucknow, Kanpur, Varanasi Patna, Indore, Jaipur and Udaipur who went the odd way out and built their businesses in such cities, Upscale.Work and Start in UP, a government of Uttar Pradesh initiative have jointly conceptualized and are organizing ‘Hinterland Heroes’, a unique event that will have one-on-one talk session with these young entrepreneurs. The first session begins on 31st October 2020 and the series…

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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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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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