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Retail-technology pioneer CitiXsys has closed a US$60 million funding round led by Goldman Sachs Merchant Banking Division.
Airline and accommodation bookings made up 15.5 per cent of mobile payments in the first quarter, according to technology provider Adyen.
Christian Louboutin’s latest spring/summer bag collection is being showcased in a pop-up boutique in Tokyo’s Isetan department store.
India’s Foreign Investment and Promotion Board (FIPB) has approved English retailer Tesco to initially invest $110 million in the country. Tesco is taking 50 per cent stake in Tata Group’s Trent, operator of Star Bazaar supermarkets. It plans to expand the existing Star Bazaar network by opening up to five supermarkets a year. The retailer will be the first foreign multi-brand retailer to open in India, which struggles to attract foreign investments due to complex government legislation. …
India’s Foreign Investment Promotion Board has approved the proposal of Swedish retailer H&M to open stores in India. H&M will invest 7.2 billion rupees (US$113 million) to open 50 stores across India. The company is the second Swedish retailer after Ikea to get approval from the Indian government to invest in single-brand retail. H&M’s first store is likely to open before the year ends or in early 2014. Meanwhile, a decision on an application by British telecommunication…
Mumbai store offers live and engaging experience.
Telecommunications service provider to open 15 new stores staffed completely by women.