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In a first, the Future Group has taken a huge step towards making shopping more convenient, Big Bazaar Inclusive shopping 4joyful and easy for all. Normally, organisations focus on creating an inclusive workforce. However, the Future Group has taken inclusivity right to the customers. As many as 140 Big Bazaar stores have been made disabled friendly with wheelchair friendly ramps, trial rooms, shopping assistance, free home delivery and priority check-out counters for shoppers who need them. The disabled friendly trial rooms have accessible doors and room to maneavour a wheelchair. Shoppers can take the wheelchair right into the rooms and try out clothes of their choice. Furthermore, there are accessible washrooms, complete with titled mirrors and grab bars.

Those who need assistance while shopping can pre-book the assistance by going to https://www.bigbazaar.com/sabke-liye/ and providing their name, mobile number, email id and selecting the city in which the assistance is required.

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Adidas, launched its first own retail store at Ambience Mall in Gurgaon in the presence of Indian cricketer Rishabh Pant.adidas Revamped store at Ambience Mall Gurugram 1 Through the store, adidas aims to offer its consumers an enhanced shopping experience with an evolved version of footwear display that increases the offered range on floor to more than double. Spread over 3954 sq. ft, the store at Ambience mall is the biggest retail space of the brand in the National Capital Region.

Speaking on the occasion of the store launch, Manish Sapra, Senior Retail Director, adidas India said, “Consumers and athletes’ needs are paramount at adidas; we constantly strive to focus on creating unique experiences for our consumers in India. We are glad to have Rishabh join us today at the launch of Gurugram’s first ‘Home Court’ format store, which celebrates adidas’ proud sports heritage, and provides consumers with a unique and interactive experience. Now that Home Court has arrived here in Gurugram, we’re very excited to take consumer experiences to an entirely new level and let more consumers enjoy the extraordinary shopping experience that it promises.”

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India’s most widely celebrated footwear brand Relaxo Footwears Limited is foraying into the digital gift voucher and loyalty points redemption space with GyFTR (Vouchagram), the country’s leading online-to-offline (O2O) peer-to-peer gifting platform. The association gives Relaxo access to GyFTR's comprehensive gifting ecosystem and will include brand listing across top online catalogues, seamless and instant gifting/redemption and 24x7 customer support. The partnership is expected to bolster sales and customer acquisition for Relaxo, with GyFTR serving as a lucrative alternative sales channel for the brand.

The Relaxo vouchers being powered by GyFTR are redeemable across its 300+ listed brand outlets across the country in values ranging from INR 100, INR 250, INR 500, INR 1000, INR 2000 and INR 5000. The vouchers can be clubbed with ongoing promotions and offers. Users can even combine and redeem multiple gift vouchers on the same bill.

VouchaGram is an O2O (offline to online and vice versa) technology solution; that enables brand currencies and create digital gifting & rewards ecosystem for people to interact and transact real time. It is present at more than 50K POS terminals allowing 135+ brands to issue and accept Gift Voucher and redeem various Bank loyalty points directly at the POS.

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Hardcastle Restaurants Pvt. Ltd. (HRPL), master franchisee of McDonald’s in West and South India, has launched the first McDonald’s restaurant in the city.
The city’s first McDonald’s restaurant offers lively and modern interiors and is located on the ground floor of BNR SV Mall. Operational from 10 AM to 11 PM, it is spread over 2,100 sq. ft. and can accommodate over 80 guests.

Speaking at the launch, Gerald Dias, Director - Business Operations – South, Hardcastle Restaurants Pvt Ltd. said, “We are thrilled to open our first restaurant in Tirupati - a city that not only hosts close to 40,000 pilgrims every day, but is also one of the fastest growing smart cities in the country. The city’s thriving tourism and dynamic demographics present a huge growth opportunity for us. We are focused on expanding our footprint here while delivering great value, variety and convenience to our customers.”

HRPL currently operates 292 McDonald’s outlets in West and South India. This is McDonald’s 5th restaurant in Andhra Pradesh after Vijayawada, Nellore, Kakinada and Vishakhapatnam and 112th in South India.

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A Global Investors Meet is being planned in Dharamshala, Himachal Pradesh, on 10th- 11th June 2019. A road show was SPARscheduled in Bengaluru on 30th Jan 2019, where senior leaders from varied industries were invited to be a part of the event. SPAR represented the retail industry. At this event, SPAR India’s MD and CEO, Rajeev Krishnan & Solai Shakthivel, Senior Vice President - Buying and Merchandising Foods had the opportunity to have a one-on-one interaction with the Honourable Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh, Jai Ram Thakur and the industry minister Bikram Singh.

Himachal Pradesh known as the “Fruit bowl of India” is famous for its abundance of crisp, juicy apples as well as for its pears, peaches, plums, grapes, apricots, mangoes, strawberries and citrus fruits. The fresh produce SPAR India offers its customers is mainly sourced from Himachal Pradesh. Committed to building strong farm to fork relationships, it will be working jointly with the state on sourcing and developing its private label products – soaps and handicrafts etc which in turn will support the growth of SMEs in the state.

 

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