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iGrow Interviews: Steelbird aims to be Rs 500 crore company by 2015

One brand that stirred one of the crucial yet unorganised helmet and riding gear sector, is now aiming to reach new heights as it expands its retail presence, product offerings, licensing tie-ups and even creating awareness. Steelbird Hi-Tech India, has now started a new chapter of making this journey even better. In discussion with Rajeev Kapur, Managing Director, Steelbird Hi-Tech India Ltd, iGrow gets to know more about their plans and strategies.

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MBE to launch LeapPad 2 in India soon

My Baby Excels (MBE), in collaboration with educational entertainment brand LeapFrog, will soon bring to India an exciting product for your kid. LeapPad 2, the next-gen learning tablet, will be a perfect gift for your kid this festive season.

The product holds various accolades globally including “Toy of the Year 2013”, “People’s Choice Toy of the Year” and “Lifestyle Toy of the Year” by the Toy Retailer Association.

The tab is the successor of LeapPad Explore and will add a new dimension of entertainment along with education.

Recommended for kids between 3-9 years, the tab has features like front-and-back cameras and video recorders, a faster LF 2000 processor and 4GB memory. With its 5” stylus included touch screen, HD-like graphics and motion based apps stimulates a real and interactive experience. Children can build reading confidence with innovative book apps providing a fully interactive reading experience with visual say-it, sound-it support and state-of-the-art game play, all housed in a durable, kid-friendly design. LeapPad2 also has improved battery life and is compatible with a new internal battery system and recharger pack available separately. Continue reading MBE to launch LeapPad 2 in India soon

Dulux launches Weathershield Next Gen emulsion powered with PUMA Technology

AkzoNobel, the makers of Dulux Paints in India has launched Dulux Weathershield Next Gen, a water-based polyurethane, ultra high grade exterior wall paint catering to the professional segment including architects, structural consultants and developers. A breakthrough in technology, the product is developed using new generation PUMA technology that combines the high performance of solvent based polyurethane coatings with the low VOC content of water based emulsions.

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Despicable Me 2 Toys now in India

So you watched the Despicable 2 (3D) this weekend and fell in love instantly? Wondering if you could take the yellow little creatures home? Your wish has been granted! My Baby Excels (MBE) along with Thinkway Toys brings to you a new line of toys based on the characters of the movie.

The toy range includes the highly adorable interactive figures like Gru, Agnes and the funny yellow minions – Stuart & Dave. All the toys are suitable for kids – 4 years and above.

The range is priced Rs 3,999 onwards and available across leading stores including Hamley’s, Landmark, Shopper Stop, Lifestyle among others as well as on the leading E-commerce websites like Flipkart.com.

Despicable Me 2 Toy Range


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Its never too late to flaunt Mickey and Minnie t-shirts; Disney brings apparel for grown ups

We all love our veteran cartoon characters, don’t we?! What is more fun is that we have retailers launching apparels which feature these cartoons especially the ones from the kitty of Disney. Infact, what has come as a surprise to the retailers including Zara, Lifestyle and Mango are the beyond expectation sales of these apparels.

Taking cue from the response of the market, Disney Consumer Products India has launched high end branded apparel for adults which will feature famous toons including Mickey and Minnie, the flag-bearers. The step will help Disney reach a consumer base which has been keen on purchasing character based licensed products for themselves but have not got the right products. Apparel seem to be the best category to roll out, you can never go wrong here. I wouldn’t mind wearing a Minnie Mouse t-shirt!!

Interestingly, even the company thinks so and hopes that adult centric products will  contribute nearly 40 per cent of sales within two years.







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Philips launches Hue; the smart lighting bulbs

The global lighting innovators, Philips launches Hue, the world’s smartest web-enabled LED home lighting system.

The new launch brings a new era in home lighting, creating a whole new experience. It allows you to create and control the light using your smartphone or tablet. The new innovation was showcased at Philips Innovation Campus in Bangalore, the biggest lighting software center for Philips globally.
Hue brings endless possibilities to help you get creative and personalsze your lighting to suit yours and your family’s lifestyle.  A starter pack includes three bulbs that simply screw into your existing lamps, and a bridge that you plug into your home Wi-Fi router.
These multi-coloured bulbs work through network connectivity and cloud control. The bulbs connect wirelessly to the Ethernet-connected space. The Hue bulbs also enable a person to change the brightness and colour of the light with an app on the smartphone or tablet, wherever one is at home or anywhere outside. Hue is the perfect lighting innovation to create ambiance, or make the home energy usage more efficient.
Light plays a major role in all our lives, and hence it  can be a great boost to uplift our moods, feelings and health!

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