Kinship & Business: The Saga of Indian Family Businesses
The family that stays together grows together. After featuring the success of 17 centennial companies of India in the previous issue as part of the 17th anniversary celebration of Outlook Business, we now follow the growth trail of five family-run business groups in the country, each founded by visionary individuals and nurtured by subsequent generations into successful conglomerates. They have weathered many a storm in their several-decades-long journeys and managed to stick together, each finding its own strategy for growth.
August 28, 2023
Reliance Tira: The Mammoth In The Beauty Store
From the brand power of its parent company to the near absence of a strong rival in the burgeoning beauty and personal care industry and an omnichannel strategy for market penetration, Reliance Retail’s Tira, launched last month, has a lot going for it. Will others be able to hold their own?
Vinita Bhatia - April 29, 2023
A Sovereign Guarantee For Jobseekers
The jobs situation in the country is grim. If the Modi government needed a reminder, India’s youth has given it in the form of Agniveer-related protests. Modi’s advisors want him to emulate the much-criticised MGNREGA scheme in urban areas along with universal basic income, an idea that Rahul Gandhi proposed in 2019. Can a job guarantee scheme hit the bull’s eye in towns and cities?
Kamalika Ghosh - June 29, 2022
Waiting For Green Transition
While climate technologies are in place to help India achieve its 2030 decarbonisation targets, the country needs to invest in innovation and create green infrastructure to stay ahead
Rajiv Tikoo - June 29, 2022
E-Mobility Races Ahead As Investment In Cleantech Booms
Investments in India’s cleantech space have been on the rise, helped by a favourable policy push and flow of international funds. However, with electric mobility taking the lion’s share of the pie, is the space shrinking for the other subsegments?
Shruti Sonal - October 01, 2021
Big Companies Are Becoming Bigger, Leading To Market Highs
First Global co-founder Shankar Sharma talks about the current state of India’s equity markets and what is driving them
Rajiv Ranjan Singh - September 30, 2021
Building An Innovative Infrastructure For Future India
PSP Projects Ltd is a multidisciplinary construction company offering a diversified range of construction and allied services across industrial, institutional, government, government residential and residential projects in India. It has come a long way and is now listed in BSE & NSE in a short business tenure of 11 years from the establishment
August 22, 2021
'From Bezos, I have learnt to be customer-obsessed and to risk being misunderstood'
Amit Agarwal, senior vice president and country head, Amazon India, tells us why they believe they are lucky and that their luck will hold, and about the workings of Jeff Bezos’ mind
N Mahalakshmi - July 26, 2021
Why is the BSE valued at only $350 million?
The valuation of Asia’s oldest stock exchange is a fraction that of market leader NSE. Is it justified?
Rajesh Padmashali - March 15, 2021
Bubble wrap your home
Fenesta’s new ad campaign assures your cautious next door uncle of a spick and span house in his absence
Shailaja Mohapatra - November 02, 2020