31, January 2020 : Business Articles and Interviews | Outlook Business
Flavour of the season
As venture capital rushes into B2B start-ups, is the euphoria around this space justified or is it yet another bubble waiting to burst?

Pixtory / Graphically SpeakingIt’s a ‘cell’ out!

India has emerged as a forerunner in adoption of mobile commerce as compared to rest of the world

Pixtory / ImagenationGreenie in a tuk-tuk

E-rickshaws brought us a step closer to responsible travelling, but can we do better?

Enterprise / Big IdeaPerks of inclusion

Blue-collared workers can now avail loans easier, thanks to Bengaluru-based PerkFinance

Enterprise / Big Idea‘Yoghurt’ it right, dessert is dahi

Epigamia has become eponymous with flavoured yoghurt in the country, by transforming the humble dahi into a gourmet lifestyle offering

Enterprise / FeatureThriving M/s Desi

A host of start-ups have set Up shop in regional languages — for a Bharat that’s much bigger than India

Strategy / FeatureCipla’s American Odyssey

The pharma major has made a few tough decisions over the past few years. Now, it’s beginning to pay off

Strategy / Interview“We are after a great book, not a lofty topline”

After establishing itself in the corporate insurance segment, Raheja QBE* wants to make inroads in retail insurance

Markets / TrendStake Management

Grasim Industries stock rallies as promoters buy shares worth Rs.435 million

Markets / TrendWill the FY21 Budget boost investor sentiment?

With rising inflation and stretched fiscal, the government has little room for expansionary policies

Markets / FeatureConfession of a FOMO investor

Investors tend to take on risky bets driven by the fear of missing out

Markets / FeatureWhat next for IndusInd Bank?

Grappling with bad loans, weak loan growth and leadership uncertainty, its valuation is under pressure

Markets / FeatureTalwalkars’ ‘crash diet’

One of the earliest fitness companies in India is struggling with a ‘debt-flab’ accumulated over the past few years. What sent things on a nosedive?

C'est la vie / My FavouriteNitin Mantri

The CEO of Alliance Tire Group is a person loyal to his favourites — be it in books, movies or food for a family ritual

C'est la vie / Pursuit of HappinessLiving The High Life

 Dr Lal PathLabs’s Om Prakash Manchanda has an undying love for trekking, a passion he wishes to pursue for a lifetime

C'est la vie / The Good LifeGilded Girls

With a few millions, you can upgrade your bachelorette parties from naughty to sinfully indulgent

The Big Story / Lead StoryThe B2B Gold Rush

B2B businesses are thriving, gaining billion-dollar valuations and seeing blockbuster listing. Can the good times last?

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