Tokyo, Oct 11
Sony’s chief executive today brushed off suggestions of bitter relations with a US hedge fund boss after the company rejected his call to spin off its entertainment arm.The affair was widel...
October 10, 2013
American Tourister has launched the Vivolite collection of hardside luggage. Its PressPro technology claims to yield a lightweight product that has superior shock-absorbing capability. It is avail...
Seoul, Oct 4
Samsung Electronics Co forecast a record operating profit of 10.1 trillion won ($9.4 billion) for the third quarter, media reports said on Friday.
Analysts have put the results down to st...
Kochi, Sept 30
Bajaj Electricals, the country’s leading consumer durable and lighting company, today opened an exclusive company showroom ‘Bajaj World’ here.
This is the first Bajaj World Store to be op...
Hyderabad, Sept. 23
With the rupee gaining ground against the dollar in the last few days, Sony India has, for the moment, put off plans to hike prices of its products.
Tadato Kimura, Head-Marketing, said th...
September 12, 2013
Samsung Electronics has announced the launch of its new Smart Oven. It has a built-in grill and convection oven elements, and incorporates the ‘Slim Fry’ technology to cook crisp, fried-style food...
Kolkata, Sept 5
Consumer electronics major Sony India today said it will soon increase the prices of its products across categories to offset the impact of rupee’s depreciation.“With the weakening of the ru...
August 22, 2013
Fujifilm has launched the Instax instant camera. It can print photos in business card size. The cameras come in Wide and Mini models. They come with a one-year warranty and prices range from Rs 5,...
New Delhi, Aug 18
This festive season will be an expensive one for those looking to buy consumer durables with companies planning a fresh round of price hike of up to 5 per cent to offset impact of weak rupee and a...
Benton Harbor (US), Aug 13
Whirlpool is buying a majority stake in Chinese appliance maker Hefei Rongshida Sanyo Electric Co. Ltd. for about $552 million.
Whirlpool Corp., whose brands include Maytag and its namesa...
New Delhi/Mumbai, Oct. 10
Consumer durables firms are pulling out all the stops to woo consumers this festival season. The past few months have been tough for companies in this segment, with inflationary trends,...
Mumbai, Oct 9
Consumer durables firm Electrolux on Wednesday entered the domestic appliances market in India by launching a slew of products under its power brand ‘Kelvinator’.The Swedish home appliance-...
October 3, 2013
KitchenAid has launched its products in India. They will be available at select gourmet stores and on its Web site. The stand mixer’s prices start at Rs 39,990, inclusive of taxes. The price inclu...
September 26, 2013
McCain Foods India has introduced Masala Fries in its French Fries range. They are coated with an Indian-style seasoning comprising red chilli, garlic powder, onion powder, fenugreek, black and wh...
September 19, 2013
Portronics has launched a small portable car charger, Car Power. The output of Car Power is fully 1A, hence the speed of charging will be the same as the AC socket. This tiny portable product char...
Berlin, Sept 9
Betting big on premium products to boost sales during the upcoming festival season in India, consumer electronics major Samsung is planning to launch over half a dozen products including a 10-inch...
Kochi, Aug. 25
New Delhi, Aug 19
Call this the rupee tumble effect. Air travellers will now have to fork out customs duty on flat panel television sets when they land in India from abroad.
At present, the Government allo...
Chennai, Aug. 15
Bose will soon launch an ‘in-ear’ headphone in September noise-cancelling ‘in-ear’ earphones for silence-seekers priced at Rs 22,388.
Nearly 700 brands sell around 6,000 h...
Kochi, Aug 13
The Consumer Electronics and Appliances Manufacturers Association (CEAMA) today said it plans production of 20 million Set Top Boxes (STBs), keeping in mind the requirement of 77 million STBs by D...