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Onitsuka Tiger India roars into Mumbai

Onitsuka Tiger India has opened its first monobrand store, in Mumbai’s Palladium Mall.

Future Group seeking fourth supermarket deal

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

ABFRL takes over Forever 21 India

Aditya Birla Fashion and Retail (ABFRL) will acquire Forever 21 India from franchise partner Diana Retail.

Van Heusen to target women

The Indian business of Van Heusen is planning a network of stores targeting solely women. Van Heusen, owned by Madura Fashion & Lifestyle, also plans to focus on repositioning its essentially denim-based youth fashion range Vdot. Brand head Vinay A Bhopatkar says the company will open up to 25 stores annually exclusively for women. It also plans another 50 stores annually for its menswear collection as it moves to target tier 2 and 3 cities, currently underserved and home to people wit…

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…

Hackett London hits India

British luxury menswear chain partners with local retailer to enter India.