Products

How Launching Products Is Changing

March 17, 2019

Away luggage is an increasingly well-known success story. Fast growth. Good press. Profitable in a year. Looking at the new wave of brand launches, it made me wonder if there were new lessons in how to bring products to market what I learned starting in the business in the 1990s. Then, it was all about the CES announcement, the press release, the […]

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With 4 Products In 2 Years, AI-Powered Startup MikeLegal Is Revolutionising The Law Community

March 11, 2019

The legal community in India is getting a major boost as artificial intelligence has made a way into the courtroom by managing cumbersome paperwork, carrying in-depth research, and more. With its unique offering, Gurgaon-based MikeLegal is the one most interesting startups in legal tech space in India. Analytics India Magazine got in touch with Anshul Gupta, Founder of Mike Legal to […]

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GHCL to roll out home textiles products range made from recycled polyester

March 9, 2019

The PET bottles are processed at Reliance Industries’ plant at Barabanki through an extruder and transformed into tagged r-PET fibre Gujarat Heavy Chemicals Limited (GHCL) is all set to launch a range of home textiles products based on health and wellness during the second fortnight of March. RS Jalan, Managing Director, GHCL, told BusinessLinethat the company […]

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You may be able to buy products using Google Images soon

March 6, 2019

Google is testing a new feature that allows people to buy products while browsing Google Image search results. Known as ‘shoppable ads’, these sponsored posts are placed within image search results, and allow retailers to “highlight multiple products available for sale” within an image, according to a post on the Google Ads blog. Google says goodbye […]

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New e-commerce rules jolt Amazon.com in India as products vanish

February 17, 2019

India’s revised e-commerce rules caused widespread disruption on Amazon’s India website when they kicked in on Friday, forcing the company to take down its key grocery service and remove a wide range of products such as sunglasses and floor cleaners. The products began to disappear from Amazon India late on Thursday as it began complying […]

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Not so safe: Smokeless tobacco has high levels of carcinogens, says study

February 17, 2019

Smokeless tobacco, which is sold as a safer alternative to smoking tobacco, has dangerously high levels of carcinogens (cancer-causing agents) and nicotine, a study has found. Researchers from the University of Minnesota, USA, carried out chemical profiling of eight popular smokeless tobacco brands from Mumbai, and recently published the findings in the scientific journal, Tobacco […]

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When does a roti become a biryani?

February 17, 2019

We have been talking about biryani on these pages again and again, over the last couple of months. And while we have had the usual squabbles (Indian or Central Asian origin? Vegetarian or meat-based? Dry or wet) we seem to have come to a measure of agreement. Biryani, we have concluded, is a collective noun. […]

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US military planes land near Venezuela border with aid

February 17, 2019

The US military airlifted tons of humanitarian aid to a Colombian town on the Venezuelan border Saturday as part of an effort meant to undermine socialist President Nicolas Maduro and back his rival for the leadership of the South American nation. Three scheduled Air Force C-17 cargo planes that took off from Homestead Air Reserve […]

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