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Saks Fifth Avenue eyes India

Luxury goods retailer Saks Fifth Avenue is making moves to open two stores in India.

Future Group seeking fourth supermarket deal

India’s Future Group is discussing a buyout or merger with Aditya Birla Retail’s supermarkets.

Adidas Group India plans shopping app

Adidas Group India is planning to launch a shopping app, primarily to drive customer engagement.

Pantaloons merger creates $833m fashion giant

A merger of Indian fashion retailers and brands, including Pantaloons, will create the nation’s largest fashion entity.

Ralph Lauren in Indian deal

American fashion designer Ralph Lauren is reportedly in talks with Indian company Madura Fashion and Lifestyle to develop its brand in the country. The two companies are said to be in discussions to forge a joint venture. Should the plan proceed, Ralph Lauren will add to Madura’s growing portfolio of foreign brands including Louis Philippe, Van Heusen, Peter England and Allen Solly. Ralph Lauren designs, markets and sells high-end men’s, women’s and children’s apparel, accessories, frag…

Allen Solly plans Indian expansion

Premium apparel brand Allen Solly plans increasing its Indian presence from 140 to 200 by the end of the year. Launched in India in 1993, Allen Solly brought about a completely new concept to menswear in India – Friday Dressing. In the years that followed, the brand, with its Anglo-American heritage, proved to be the most innovative of Madura Fashion & Lifestyle’s brands. Today it is one of India’s most popular in the branded premium apparel segment. The brand is also planning to expan…

Madura enters kidswear segment

Indian retailer to reposition its premium menswear brand as family offer, tapping kidswear segment.