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Why do I ask if India can afford to miss the bus again? Because whether we like it or not, whether the veterans of the industry agree or not-we did...
Posted by
Rahul Mehta | Aug 12,2017
Luxury is a lifestyle, and fashion is just a minuscule part of it. Businesswise-the most visible or voluminous part of the overall luxury trade,...
Posted by
Abhay Gupta | Dec 23,2016
The focus in research and development (R&D) is now more and more set on new sustainable products and processes which provide assurance that the...
Posted by
Fanny Vermandel | Jun 24,2016
Is your business ready for Textiles 4.0? Before you can say, 'Yes', 'No', 'May be' or 'I don't know', you will want to know what does Textiles 4.0...
Posted by
Aseem Prakash | Apr 25,2016
A few years later, the same process is now taking place in textile printing, and this has never been more obvious than in this ITMA year. When I...
Posted by
Gabi Seligsohn | Feb 04,2016
Effective quality management starts with a quality policy. Effectiveness is the extent to which planned activities are realised and planned results...
Posted by
Pradip Mehta | Jan 23,2016
It was not very long ago that people who shopped online in India were considered 'ahead of time'. But, times have changed, and in today's world the...
Posted by
Arun Sirdeshmukh | Jan 21,2016
Imagine a cricketer, once an exciting player but now aged 45, having put on oodles of weight, too slow to run singles or chase the ball till the...
Posted by
Rahul Mehta | Sep 11,2015
Indians are too enamoured of Hollywood. We can’t help it. We have been conditioned this way. The collective self-image of Indians in contrast to that ...
Posted by
Anurag Batra | Sep 02,2015
It was in 1987 that Asif Merchant got into the business of wholesaling of footwear. He bought from small factories and sold to the big brands of...
Posted by
Asif Merchant | Sep 02,2015

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