India Inc revenue growth hits six-quarter low in Q4: Report

According to the Icra report, earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation margin of its sample declined by 44 basis points on a YoY basis and 23 basis points on a quarter-on-quarter basis to 16.6 per cent. Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/ Weakness in consumer sentiments and softening commodity prices have led India Inc to deliver a […]


How women can succeed in a man’s world

‘You must remember that a career is something you can craft for yourself.’‘But if you want to be a successful leader, you need the organisation and your team to support you.’‘In order to make it all work, you need to be cognisant of the team.’‘You can’t be a prima donna. These days, people don’t accept […]


Amul shifts focus to dark chocolates to regain market share

With launch of second plant in Gujarat, company gets ready to take on peers Once a popular name in chocolates, Amul is taking a different route to regain market share as competition heats up in the Rs 8500-crore category. The Gujarat Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation (GCMMF), the owner of Amul, will focus on dark chocolates, […]


HUL to acquire ‘Adityaa Milk’ brand, distribution network

Deal will complement Kwality Wall’s, says CEO Sanjiv Mehta FMCG major Hindustan Unilever Limited (HUL) has signed an agreement with Vijaykant Dairy and Food Products Limited (VDFPL) and its group company to acquire its ice cream and frozen desserts business for an undisclosed sum. HUL will acquire VDFPL’s flagship brand Adityaa Milk and its front-end […]