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Amazon moves Supreme Court over $3.4B Future Group-Reliance deal

11 Feb 2021

Amazon moves Supreme Court over $3.4B Future Group-Reliance deal

Amazon has moved India's Supreme Court to stop a $3.4 billion assets sale by its partner, Future Group, to Reliance Industries.

History created: Sensex breaches 50,000-mark for the first time ever

21 Jan 2021

History created: Sensex breaches 50,000-mark for the first time ever

In a development that is sure to make investors, market watchers, and companies happy, S&P BSE Sensex crossed the 50,000-mark for the first time ever on Thursday.

Future Group, Reliance ignore ruling to hold $3.4bn deal

26 Oct 2020

Future Group, Reliance ignore ruling to hold $3.4bn deal

The Future Group on Monday said that it was examining an order to stall a Rs. 24,713 crore (approximately $3.4 billion) asset sale to Reliance Industries Limited (RIL).

NewsBytes Briefing: Amazon unhappy with Future Group-Reliance deal, and more

08 Oct 2020

NewsBytes Briefing: Amazon unhappy with Future Group-Reliance deal, and more

Last night, Amazon expressed discontent over Future Group's deal to sell its businesses to Reliance Retail and issued the former a legal notice.

Reliance Retail scores Rs. 3,675cr from General Atlantic: Details here

30 Sep 2020

Reliance Retail scores Rs. 3,675cr from General Atlantic: Details here

The retail venture of Mukesh Ambani's Reliance Industries is going all guns blazing to take on Amazon and Walmart in India.

What does Reliance and Future Group deal mean for India

30 Aug 2020

What does Reliance and Future Group deal mean for India

In a major move, Mukesh Ambani's Reliance Industries has announced the decision to buy businesses of Kishore Biyani-promoted Future Group for Rs. 24,713 crore.

This Mumbai-girl showed her father what a daughter can do!

08 Jul 2018

This Mumbai-girl showed her father what a daughter can do!

When it comes to financial constraints, many families in India still ask the girls to drop out of colleges or schools.

Sellers drag Snapdeal to courts over non-payment of dues

26 May 2018

Sellers drag Snapdeal to courts over non-payment of dues

According to reports, Gurugram-based e-commerce company Snapdeal has been dragged to courts by two of its sellers, Veepee Electronics and Spacewood Furnishers, over alleged non-payment of dues.

Big Bazaar plans expansion, merger and takes online help

21 Sep 2017

Big Bazaar plans expansion, merger and takes online help

Kishore Biyani's Future group-owned hypermarket chain Big Bazaar plans on launching 100 stores all across India within next one year.

Future Group wants to expand brand presence in tier-II cities

29 Aug 2017

Future Group wants to expand brand presence in tier-II cities

Future Group plans on increasing the proliferation of its smaller format stores in tier II and III cities.

Mumbai: Salman Khan rents out property for Rs. 80 lakh/month

18 Jul 2017

Mumbai: Salman Khan rents out property for Rs. 80 lakh/month

Actor Salman Khan leased out a commercial building for a whopping rent of Rs. 80 lakh/month for first five years to Future Group, Big Bazaar owner.

Pro-Kabaddi League: Know all about the 12 teams' owners

13 Jul 2017

Pro-Kabaddi League: Know all about the 12 teams' owners

The fifth season of the Pro Kabaddi League is set to begin soon.

Future Group reassigns executive roles

23 Jan 2017

Future Group reassigns executive roles

India's largest retailer, Future Group, has reassigned roles of its top executive members and have also hired a new marketing head in order to push growth.

AIIMS to use MobiKwik for cashless payments

03 Jan 2017

AIIMS to use MobiKwik for cashless payments

All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Delhi has partnered with MobiKwik to enable digital payments for staff and patients using the mobile wallet.

MobiKwik registers 1000% growth post-demonetization

30 Dec 2016

MobiKwik registers 1000% growth post-demonetization

Mobile payments platform MobiKwik registered 1000% growth after the demonetization scheme was announced in November, crossing the one million user mark on its network.

Future Group's Kishore Biyani to focus on private labels

18 Oct 2016

Future Group's Kishore Biyani to focus on private labels

India's consumer and retails giant Future Group's head, Kishore Biyani, is all set to launch newer private labels to help boost the company's revenue over the coming years.

India's LEAF raises $8 million from George Soros, others

21 Sep 2016

India's LEAF raises $8 million from George Soros, others

Fruit and vegetable supplier LEAF, has raised $8 million in funds from American investor George Soros' backed investment company, Aspada investments and a few others.

Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh to revamp ration shops with Future Group

16 Sep 2016

Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh to revamp ration shops with Future Group

Indian FMCG giant Future Group is in talks with Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh to help revive and revamp the states' fair price shops.

MobiKwik to provide mobile wallets to slum dwellers in Pune

24 Aug 2016

MobiKwik to provide mobile wallets to slum dwellers in Pune

MobiKwik in partnership with NGO Samagra will provide ICT-enabled mobile wallets to the urban slum dwellers.

Future Group in talks to acquire More

23 Aug 2016

Future Group in talks to acquire More

Discussions between Future Group (Future) and Aditya Birla Retail (ABR) are underway for a proposed merger or acquisition of ABR's supermarket chain, More.

Big Bazaar goes online with Future Group and Paytm Partnership

07 Aug 2016

Big Bazaar goes online with Future Group and Paytm Partnership

Retail company Future Group tied up with Paytm, an e-commerce mobile payment and commerce platform this month.