Festive fervour puts automobile retail sales in fast lane in October

NEW DELHI: Aided by robust festive season offtake, automobile retail sales in India witnessed a 48 per cent annual jump in October, automotive dealers’ body Federation of Automobile Dealers Associations said on Monday. The total retail sales last month stood at 20,94,378 units, up 48 per cent from 14,18,726 registrations in October 2021. The registrations […]

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40 Per Cent Indian Online Shoppers Defrauded During Festive Season: All Details

Around 40 per cent of Indians surveyed have been defrauded when shopping online during festive season, finds a study. The study was conducted by The Harris Poll on behalf of Norton, a global leader in Cyber safety, which released the Indian findings that explored attitudes toward cyber security and online shopping during the festive season. […]

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Economy’s slow-but-steady activity awaits festive boost

NEW DELHI: India’s economy showed signs of slowing-but-steady growth last month, with businesses holding on to optimism that domestic demand will revive as the peak shopping season approaches. Four of the eight high-frequency indicators tracked by Bloomberg News showed activity eased in September, while two showed improvement and two held steady. Still, the needle on […]

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5 Best 43-inch 4K TVs You Can Buy Under Rs 30,000 This Festive Season

With festivities around the corner, Indians are looking forward to buying new appliances for their homes and now that 4K TVs have become accessible, more and more people are gradually becoming comfortable to the idea of buying a new 4K TV. We feel the 43-inch size is just right for most households and under the […]

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Ahead of mega festive season, India’s Covid case count falls to 3-month low | India News

Ahead of India’s mega festivals, set to be the first “normal” festive season since the pandemic’s outbreak, the good news is that fresh cases of Covid-19 continue to dip in the country with the weekly tally currently at its lowest in more than three months. India is likely to report around 33,000 fresh cases in […]

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Meesho Records 80% Jump in Sale with 88 Lakh Orders on Day 1 of Festive Season Sale

New Delhi: Softbank-backed e-commerce firm Meesho on Saturday said it registered around 80 per cent jump in the business with close to 87.6 lakh orders on Friday, the first day of its five-day festive season sale. Tier 2, 3 and 4 cities accounted for around 85 per cent of orders on day one, the company […]

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Noor Patel, vice president, Amazon India: This festive season, we expect more than 80% of customers to come from tier-2 and beyond

Amazon Great Indian Festival 2022 is live. It is one of the biggest festive sale of the year hosted by the platform in India. Every year, the Amazon Great Indian Festival has a few firsts and there are certain trends that set the mood of the event. In an interaction with Times of India-Tech, Noor […]

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Realme announces Festive Days sale, customers can get deals and discount on smartphones, laptops, and AIOT products

The festive season is almost here and ahead of that, the smartphone brand Realme has announced a new Festive Days sale offer for its customers. During the upcoming sale, the company will be offering deals and discounts on a wide-range of its products including smartphones, laptops and AIOT devices. Realme Festive Days: Sale dates and […]

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Hiring, expansions: Businesses gear up for festive sales free of Covid curbs

NEW DELHI: Indian companies are hiring thousands of temporary workers, expanding to smaller cities and launching new products as the country prepares to celebrate its peak festive season without Covid restrictions for the first time in three years. Many people in the country of 1.4 billion decorate their homes and buy new clothes, cars, phones […]

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Businesses Gear Up For Festive Sales Free Of COVID-19 Curbs

E-commerce majors Amazon and Walmart’s Flipkart have already announced deeply discounted sales. NEW DELHI: The companies are hiring thousands of temporary workers, expanding to smaller cities and launching new products as the country prepares to celebrate its peak festive season without COVID restrictions for the first time in three years. Many people in the country […]

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Samsung Expects 45% Sales Growth in Consumer Electronics In Festive Season

Last Updated: September 17, 2022, 11:39 AM IST As India enters the festive season, online sales during the festive month are expected to reach $11.8 billion, a 28 per cent increase from last year. Samsung expects a heavy boost in sales. As India enters the festive season, online sales during the festive month are expected […]

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Samsung targeting 80% growth in premium consumer electronics in the festive season

Consumer electronics giant Samsung is bullish about the upcoming festival season across the country. The company is especially upbeat about the demand for its premium consumer electronics products. Mohandeep Singh, senior vice president, consumer electronics business, Samsung India in a conversation with The Times of India-GadgetsNow, said the company is expecting a growth of 80% […]

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Demand For Gold Improves As Prices Dip, Dealers Eye Festive Boost

Gold prices in India fell to 48,965 rupees per 10 grams on Friday. Physical gold demand picked up this week as domestic prices fell ahead of key festivals, while premiums in China climbed further as its currency weakened. Dealers charged premiums of up to $3 an ounce over official domestic prices, inclusive of 15% import and […]

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