Daily Archives: July 10, 2013

Weekend starts from Thursday at Manchester United Cafe

Weekends meant partying on Friday and Saturday evenings, but now at Manchester United Cafe weekend begins on Thursday. The special cafe designed on the complete Man-U theme offers its customers a chance to try their luck on the Wheel of Fun, thrill and a lot of excitement.
You will be able to try your luck from July 4th onwards. Every Thursday 8 PM onwards, all the outlets of Manchester United Café Bar will have a wheel just like the wheel of fortune, which will have some exciting offers and dares for the guests to have some fun with.

ManU Cafe
ManU Cafe

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Largest investments in eretail space pour in for Flipkart; its $200 million

Reading about e-retail everyday, I have realised that Flipkart has been getting all the eyeballs for all good and bad reasons. Amidst the questions arising on its survival, a news of revival emerges.

If its Flipkart, it has to be big, hence this time it is the largest investment in online retail space. The e-retailer raises $200 million, after various news have been flooding regarding the sale of front end operations, stopping of deliveries in UP and states around of SKUs beyond certain price and others.

The much wanted investment was made by its existing investors Tiger Global, Naspers, Accel Partners and Iconiq Capital.

According to Sachin Bansal, the announcement will only put the media and business queries on whether or not the e-commerce business worth it.

“In 2011 we set a goal of reaching 1 billion in GMV by 2015. We are more than half way there already and we should be able to reach the target before 2015,” Bansal reportedly divulged.

MTV brings junk jewellery for Roadies lovers

Keeping the legacy intact, MTV, has launched a range of junk jewellery for all the Roadies lovers, MTV Roadies JUNK. MTV, which has always carved a niche in the Indian retail and licensing market with the products it has launched, now brings a category that will stir the female youth segment. 19  50 53 56 61 73 96 98 100 107


The collection is being designed and launched in partnership with Blazing Jewels (from the house of Pretty Women Fashion Jewellery) and offers products including necklaces, collars, pendants, earrings, wrist bands, bracelets and cocktail rings, the range is priced between Rs 195 – Rs 1395.  The collection is available at major large format retail stores like Shoppers Stop, Central and Max across 25 cities.

MTV also sells unique products including condoms, lingerie, sunglasses, bags, stationery and others.

Starbucks opens at Ambience Mall, Gurgaon

Ambience Mall, Gurgaon, known to be the premium luxury mall, has now welcomed the premium coffee brand, Starbucks. So next time you tired of walking in that 1 km long mall, you know where to stop for a cup of coffee.

Starbucks at Ambience Mall
Starbucks at Ambience Mall

Starbucks which already has seven stores across Delhi/NCR now adds another one spread across a vast space of 2207 sq ft inside and a 500 sq ft outside. Placed at the ground floor of the mall, the contemporary store design and locally sourced elements promise to provide customers an elevated coffeehouse experience. The design elements including large format murals that flank the banquette seating at the wood wall and the pictures across the store that showcase the coffee growing story reflect Starbucks coffee heritage and celebrate the rich Indian culture.

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Store Timings: 10 am – 11 pm throughout the week