The Export Promotion Council for Handicrafts will bring a group of Indian businesses to the 126th edition of the Canton Fair, which will run from October 31 to November 4, to promote their products in Guangzhou, China.
The multi-brand fashion exhibition Design One is holding a shopping festival at the Taj Palace in New Delhi from September 2-3 and has brought 120 luxury labels to the capital for a festive themed showcase.
Marriage Mantra’s shopping exhibition Pink Almari will return to Mumbai for a festive edition at the Taj Lands End in Bandra, Mumbai, on September 18 to showcase a range of womenswear and accessories brands.
The Ekansh Trust’s adaptive clothing design contest Ad-dress held its finale in Pune last week to pioneer clothing design for the differently abled. Fifteen design teams showcased their work on the runway.
Amazon India has forged another government partnership, this time with the Director General of Resettlement to provide employment to military veterans, as the US business continues to seek government partnerships.
The Ministry of Commerce has proposed the adaptation of its online procurement platform Government e-Marketplce to allow for business to customer retail in a cabinet note to transform it into an e-commerce site.
US business Walmart is in talks with Tata Group to possibly form a strategic partnership for the two businesses using Tata’s distribution network to help Walmart expand its wholesale operations in India.
The Export Promotion Council for Handicrafts will take a group of Indian businesses to Dubai for the Index International Fair’s Index Home which will run from September 17 to 19 at the Dubai World Trade Centre.
E-commerce platform Flipkart’s financial performance has impacted its parent company Walmart’s international results for the second quarter in a row as its operating profits fell by 30% during the previous quarter.