Feb 05, 2013

24 of world's fastest growing retailers from emerging countries: Deloitte

GLOBAL - Emerging markets accounted for almost half of the world's 50-fastest growing retailers over the 2006-2011 period, according to Deloitte's 2013 Global Powers of Retailing report.

Jun 08, 2012

NEW BUSINESS LEAGUE APAC: See who tops the charts for May 2012

ASIA-PACIFIC - O&M tops the creative league as Carat holds on to media pole and OMD climbs rankings.

Nov 18, 2011

IPRS-YouTube agreement to allow music composers, publishers earn on YouTube

Indian music publishers, composers and authors that are members of IPRS will derive their share of revenue from the society for their work accessed on YouTube

Mar 09, 2011

WPP consolidates top spot with US$15bn in 2010 revenue

Holding companies WPP, Publicis, Omnicom and Interpublic firmly put the recession behind them in 2010, all returning positive growth in annual revenue of up to 19.8 per cent

Dec 02, 2009

Internet question: Should brands ride on sensitive events like 26/11?

About a week back, Café Leopold’s in Mumbai was in the news for selling specially designed mugs as souvenirs, a year after 26/11, the day when terrorists broke fire at the popular eatery, followed by a day-long siege of the Taj Mahal Hotel. The gesture of specially designed mugs offended many, attracted the ire of Shiv Sena activists, while the rest were n

Dec 01, 2009

Anant’s Blog: Why Forbes at Rs. 100 is such a big deal

In the run up to the launch of Forbes India, I was privy to, and took part in, a number of conversations on the Indian product and strategy.One aspect that took up a lot of time and thought and resulted in healthy debate and discussion was the cover price. Opinions differed on whether it should be Rs. 50, Rs. 100 or a magic number in between.Consensus, that party-pooper, decided on an in-between – Rs. 50, with a rider – that it would be an introductory price.