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Stocks to buy: Why Rahul Sharma is betting on Nelcast, Kesoram and BEPL

After the massive runup in the broader market, this particular consolidation is good. Let it consolidate for some more time to get better strength to...

About 70 pc professionals feel skill gaps hampering productivity at workplaces: Study

About 70 per cent of employees feel there is a gap between the skills they have and the skills they actually need to best perform...

Spending cut: Indian consumers opting for lower-priced goods

Consumers are increasingly down-trading to lower priced or value products across FMCG electronics and apparel segments, signalling a possible squeeze on monthly household budgets as...

Spike in counterfeiting of PPE kits, sanitisers during COVID lockdown: Report

The COVID-19 lockdown witnessed a sharp spike in counterfeiting incidents in pharmaceutical products, especially PPE kits and sanitisers, as per a report by industry body...

Companies offer deep discounts on beverages, snacks to clear shelves

A senior executive with a leading retail chain, which also runs a widely used online app, said price reductions will continue until brands are able...

HUL offers free telemedicine services to rural communities

Hindustan Unilever, India’s biggest consumer goods firm, has started a telemedicine initiative to provide free Covid-19 related services to consumers in rural areas, especially where...

FMCG stocks outlook: FMCG pack can underperform for multiple years, says Jefferies

NEW DELHI: Last one year’s relative underperformance by the FMCG pack vis-a-vis Nifty50 could just be the beginning of a multi-year trend. History has many...

Dabur Q4 results: Net profit jumps 34% to Rs 377 cr

NEW DELHI: Homegrown FMCG major Ltd on Friday reported an increase of 33.98 per cent in consolidated net profit at Rs 377.29 crore for the...

Too early to talk about what second wave’s impact will be on consumption, says HUL chief

The entire focus of the country now should be on taming the coronavirus and it is too early to say what impact the second wave...

Stocks to buy: Banking, metals, pharma & FMCG to show earning growth this year: Anand Tandon

The best case situation is that the index stays in a range which may have some upside but I would be very surprised if the...

Nifty: Dalal Street Week Ahead: Nifty violating an important trendline is not a good sign

In a week where the trading range stayed narrower than the previous week, Indian equities saw a corrective decline. This was also a truncated week...

COVID: Restrictions likely to impact customer footfalls but have adequate stocks, say retailers

Retailers and FMCG makers say they have adequate stocks at stores and warehouses and are prepared to manage the situation in the wake of fresh...

investment strategy: Go for sell-and-buy approach in cyclicals: Deven Choksey

Both the demand and the prices are on the stronger side as far as the ferrous and non-ferrous metals are concerned, says Deven R Choksey,...

HUL | Nestle: Is it time to buy FMCG heavyweights?

We also have a positive bias on IT names like , HCL Tech, Cyient, MPhasis, Persistent, says Hemang Jani, Equity Strategist & Senior Group VP,...

Stock Market: Whether you are making profit or loss, time to exit partially: Kunj Bansal

Look at metals and oil and refining and market companies as places to avoid or exit or to book profits, says Kunj Bansal, CIO, Karvy...

ITC shares: ITC firing on all cylinders. Will Q3 earnings come as a shot in the arm?

NEW DELHI: Status quo on taxes on tobacco and cigarettes in the Union Budget has given a new life to the ITC stock, which has...

FMCG companies look to hike prices to offset inflationary pressure on raw material inputs

NEW DELHI: Consumers may have to shell out more money for their daily use products as FMCG firms, which are facing inflationary pressure on their...

e-commerce: E-commerce surge to be biggest consumer trend; India has massive potential but next few quarters crucial: FMCG chiefs

New Delhi: The biggest consumption trend for fast moving consumer goods companies will be the surge in shopping on e-commerce platforms in the coming year,...

HUL launches mental well-being initiatives for blue collar workforce

MUMBAI: Hindustan Unilever, the country’s largest fast moving consumer goods maker, has put in place a well-being plan specifically aimed at its blue collar workforce...

e-commerce: Growth of e-commerce in grocery channels irreversible; will co-exist with general trade: HUL CMD Sanjiv Mehta

New Delhi: Growth of e-commerce in the grocery segment is “irreversible” but kirana stores and modern trade channels would also remain relevant, Hindustan Unilever CMD...

2.5-3 million sq ft of warehousing space to come up in West Bengal in 3 years: Report

NEW DELHI: West Bengal will see a fresh supply of 2.5-3 million sq ft of warehousing space over the next three years with an investment...

Makeup, skin care biz up as people step out

(This story originally appeared in on Oct 19, 2020) Mumbai: As people socialise again, discretionary categories in FMCG like makeup and skin care are finally...

Hold on to FMCG as a sectoral play, be underweight in auto: Anand Tandon

I have been asking people to exercise caution as much of that money comes from the US and the US itself is showing signs of...

Future Enterprises board meets tomorrow to seal RIL deal

MUMBAI: The board of Future Enterprises will meet on Saturday to finalise the sale of the group’s retail business to Reliance Retail. The all-cash deal...

FMCG shows highest discrepancy in background check during Apr-Jun, says report

Mumbai: The FMCG sector has witnessed the highest discrepancies in information provided by job aspirants during background checks in the April-June quarter, according to a...