August 17, 2018 : Business Articles and Interviews | Outlook Business
Nordic Powerhouse
The Indian market has foxed many a dreamy-eyed MNC, but Ikea is going all out to win

Pixtory / ImagenationFree passage

Truck drivers across the country will have it easy once permits and routine checks are abolished

Enterprise / TrendWarring For Kirana Territory

Given the high order frequency and under penetration, online grocery is the next battleground for both online and offline retailers

Enterprise / Big IdeaBottled Goodness

Drink now or later, OMG! has you covered when it comes to sugarcane juice

Enterprise / Big IdeaSecure Navigation

Using artificial intelligence and computer vision, Netradyne aims to make driving a safer experience

Enterprise / FeatureDealing with change

To deal with regulatory and competitive pressure, mobile wallet players are tweaking their business model to live another day

Strategy / FeatureA Saucy Affair

 Replace, tweak, acquire — the German food brand Dr. Oetker did it all in its pursuit of the Indian consumer

Strategy / AD BREAKNot To Worry

HP wants you to stop sneaking around the office to take out a print

Markets / TrendAll Lit Up

As Havells stock price hits an all-time high, CFO Rajesh Kumar Gupta makes the most of the rally

Markets / TrendIs the worst over for small-cap and mid-cap stocks?

After dropping sharply in the past six months, small-caps and mid-caps have started showing price recovery

Markets / FeatureThe Right Blend

Camlin Fine Sciences’ strategy of scaling new geographical and product frontiers is set to pay off after bleeding it for two years

Markets / FeatureThe GST Windfall

Analysts think mid-caps and small-caps in retail, logistics, plywood and plastic sectors are well-placed to benefit from the change in regulation

C'est la vie / My FavouriteAjay Relan

The founder of CX Partners loves to sweat it out on the tennis court

C'est la vie / Pursuit of HappinessPacing Out

Be it Cubbon Park in Bengaluru or Central Park in New York, Max Retail's Vasanth Kumar won't skip the jogger's path

C'est la vie / The Good LifePleats of Heritage

Whoever thought traditional saris cannot be luxurious has yet to see these opulent six yards

The Big Story / Lead StoryIkea’s India Play

With a focus on affordability and variety, the Sweden-based furnishing major has scripted a success story in almost every country it operates in. Will the script play out here?