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  • E-commerce in China reaches a record high penetration of 11 percent, ushering in the era of the “branded internet” with small regional, online brands leading the way

    November 09, 2015 | Customer Experience, Consumer Products | Press release

    E-COMMERCE IN CHINA REACHES A RECORD HIGH PENETRATION OF 11 PERCENT, USHERING IN THE ERA OF THE "BRANDED INTERNET" WITH SMALL REGIONAL, ONLINE BRANDS LEADING THE WAY

  • India's luxury goods market to hit Rs7,100 crore in 2015

    October 30, 2015 | Retail | Mint | Media mention

    India's luxury goods market is expected to touch €1 billion (about Rs.7,120 crore) by the end of 2015, a 13% yearly increase at current exchange rates, according to a report by Bain & Company and Italian luxury goods maker Fondazione Altagamma.

  • Currency fluctuations and luxury globe-trotters boost global personal luxury goods to over a quarter trillion Euros

    October 29, 2015 | Retail | Press release

    According to Bain & Company's 2015 worldwide luxury report, luxury brands will need the right pricing model to win against hard-to-predict currency volatility

  • Companies remain relevant with constant change

    October 23, 2015 | Consumer Products | The Times of India | Media mention

    Joydeep Bhattacharya, head of the Consumer Products and Retail practices for Bain India, said distinct consumer segments are emerging, as are new consumer behaviors, attitudes and occasions, driven by forces like digital. "Companies have to think differently about addressing both new consumers and

  • The great Indian e-Commerce rush

    May 18, 2015 | Digital, Retail | CNBC | Media mention

    At the moment, Indians spend about $100 million buying fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) items online. According to a study by Bain & Company and Google, this number could multiply 50 times and grow to $5 billion dollars by 2020.

  • HUL goes online with Humarashop.com

    March 13, 2015 | Digital, Retail | The Hindu Business Line | Media mention

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  • LocalBanya aims to raise $15 million in the next quarter

    February 14, 2015 | Digital, Retail | Business Standard | Media mention

    Mumbai-based grocery e-tailer LocalBanya is set for a fourth round of funding worth about $15 million from domestic venture capital firms within the next quarter.

  • Can India's e-commerce sector deliver the goods?

    February 13, 2015 | Digital, Retail | Business Standard | Media mention

    According to a study by Bain & Company and Google, more than 5% of fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) sales will come from e-commerce by 2020. Currently, e-commerce only accounts for 0.3% of sales.

  • PremjiInvest bets big on retail

    May 08, 2014 | Private Equity | Business Standard | Media mention

    In this article about PremjiInvest, a private equity firm that has been investing in Indian retail companies, Bain & Company's India Private Equity Report is cited to give insight into private equity in the Indian market.

  • Despite slowdown, aspirations propel luxe in India

    October 21, 2013 | Consumer Products | MoneyControl.com | Media mention

    India remains one of the last untouched markets of the luxury goods industry. Though India is not unfamiliar with luxury goods, up until recently the primary purchasers were India's royalty.