Merchandise

  • Namosthe: An exclusive store for Modi products in Bangalore March 15, 2014

    Bangalore: "For them everything else is immaterial, they just want a Narendra Modi picture on it," says independent brand manager Vasanth. 'Keep calm and vote NaMo', saffron stoles for college goers, mobile stickers and all those things that attract an average urban youngster. This is what you will notice when...
  • Hrithik Roshan unveils 'Krrish 3' merchandise October 1, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Hrithik Roshan along with his filmmaker father Rakesh Roshan Tuesday unveiled the official merchandise for their forthcoming superhero film 'Krrish 3'. The 'Krrish 3' collection includes action figures, toys, apparel and publishing material. More than 150 products will be available as part of its merchandise line. Hrithik, who has two...
  • Karnataka Prisons Dept to bring out new brand of clothes September 19, 2012

    Bangalore: The state prisons department, which has chalked out several projects to improve skills of the jail inmates, has now come up with the idea of marketing the merchandise produced by jail inmates. The department is working towards making the project, soon a reality. According to the officials, the best...
  • Sahara to enter retail with Q shops August 14, 2012

    New Delhi: Subrata Roypromoted Sahara Group announced its foray into retail business, to supply a comprehensive range of consumer products. "The company has made an initial allocation of Rs 3,000 crore towards this business. We will invest according to the need as we go ahead," Sahara India Pariwar Chairman Subrata Roy...
  • Two weeks to go and F1 fever grips the capital October 16, 2011

    New Delhi: With just two weeks to go for the Formula 1 race, its fever is catching up in the capital and so is the business around it. Stores all over the city are selling F1 products right from the checkered flag to balloons and various other things that are...
  • Exports fall sharply, new foreign trade policy's a fix August 27, 2009

    New Delhi: India's new Foreign Trade Policy was unveiled on Thursday with a mix of fiscal sops and procedural reforms in a bid to reverse 10 consecutive months of decline in merchandise exports and ensuring healthy growth of outbound shipments. The continuation of the popular dutyfree export promotion scheme till end2010,...
  • Neha, Mugdha endorse Playboy perfumes in India April 24, 2009

    Mumabi: While the Playboy magazine is yet to officially launch in India, the group made its entry by unveiling a range of Playboy perfumes for men. Bollywood's glamour girls Neha Dhupia and Mugdha Godse were roped in to endorse the new range of fragrances in Mumbai to set the ball...
  • In Pics: Quirky Presidential polls merchandise September 19, 2008

    Election season is big business, especially for companies selling scores of Barack Obama, John McCain and Sarah Palin merchandise. Candidate punching bags, buttons, even a "lipstick on a pig brooch, they are all available this poll season. ...
  • Visual merchandising can take you places May 31, 2008

    New Delhi: Today everyone who is addicted to window shopping or are just plain shopaholics have visual merchandisers who make window displays so irresistible to blame. A visual merchandiser's job is to turn a casual window shopper into an impulse buyer and Vikram Sharma is guilty of doing just...
  • US website in mess for hurting religious sentiment December 19, 2007

    Orissa: The Orissa government has requested the Centre to take action against the US based website CafePress.com, selling a range of apparel products which carry religious motifs. Tshirts, mugs, caps, boxer shorts, trucker hats and even dog clothes and undergarments celebrate faith says the American website CafePress.com. However, people do...
  • Sreesanth cheers on Lord Hanuman December 19, 2007

    Mumbai: Guess what common between Lord Hanuman and cricket. It is cricketer Sreeshanth a part of the cheering team for Anurag Kashyap's directorial venture Return of Hanuman whose childlike antics on the cricket field make him a favourite with youngsters and who is a Hanuman follower in real...
  • Saawariya stars already cashing in on the craze October 7, 2007

    So you find the lead pair of Saawariya cute, and you can't wait to watch them on the big screen? Well don't worry because the wait will not be well worth it. Saawariyan is all set to release some merchandise to keep you hooked. So are Ranbir Kapoor and Sonam...
  • Is film merchandising good business for Bollywood? August 2, 2007

    Mumbai: Are you one of those who will stock up on all the latest superhero toys and merchandise? And for that matter, the Hollywood superhero is certainly closer home now, and it is all because of merchandising. A variety of super heroes including Superman, Batman or Spidermanbranded products are available in stores. But...