RPSG Wins The Most Admired Retail Company of the Year Award Manyavar Receives Award for The Most Outstanding Performance in Retail Business in Eastern India
The best performing companies and individuals of the East Indian retail industry were honoured and appreciated for their achievements through the Images East India Retail Awards today. Among the host of celebrities present at the show, the evening was made even more special with the presence of renowned anchors Mir Afsar Ali and Pamela Bhutoria and an enthralling performance by Somchanda Bhattacharya.
Manyavar Receives Award for The Most Outstanding Performance in Retail Business in Eastern India
The award is a part of East India Retail Summit 2013 which was inaugurated earlier in the presence of Harshavardhan Neotia, CMD, Ambuja Neotia Group, Amit Ladsaria, Co Founder & Director, Turtle and Sushil Mohta, MD, Merlin Group. With the ever growing east Indian retail industry EIRS was conceived to present an opportunity to the small, medium and large retailers to exchange their ideas, debate business issues and felicitate the achievers who were contributing in making East India ‘Accelerating and Shaping the future of East India Retail’, which is this year’s theme.
The evening began with East India Brand Show, a fashion show which featured leading fashion brands like Hyphen, Birla Cellulose, Roughells, Moustache,Turtle, Hoffmen, Allensolly Junior and other fashion brands did
not just show case the latest trends but also conveyed to the audience their fashion philosophy.
The awards were given across a number of categories along with awardees mentioned:
WINNERS OF EAST INDIA RETAIL AWARDS 2013:
IMAGES MOST ADMIRED RETAILER OF THE YEAR (EAST INDIA): MENSWEAR – Turtle
IMAGES MOST ADMIRED RETAILER OF THE YEAR (EAST INDIA): WOMENSWEAR – Prapti
MOST ADMIRED RETAILER OF THE YEAR (EAST INDIA): KIDSWEAR – Little Shop
IMAGES MOST ADMIRED RETAILER OF THE YEAR (EAST INDIA): JEANSWEAR – Moustache
IMAGES MOST ADMIRED RETAILER (EAST INDIA): FASHION ACCESSORIES – Longhorns & Chique
IMAGES MOST ADMIRED RETAILER OF THE YEAR (EAST INDIA): FOODSERVICE – Wow Momo
IMAGES MOST ADMIRED RETAILER OF THE YEAR (EAST INDIA): HEALTH & BEAUTY SERVICES – Eye Catchers & Thai Spa
IMAGES MOST ADMIRED RETAILER OF THE YEAR (EAST INDIA): HOME & OFFICE IMPROVEMENT – Skipper
IMAGES MOST ADMIRED RETAILER OF THE YEAR (EAST INDIA): VALUE RETAIL – Bazaar Kolkata
IMAGES MOST ADMIRED RETAIL LAUNCH OF THE YEAR (EAST INDIA) – Hyphen
IMAGES MOST ADMIRED INNOVATIVE RETAIL CONCEPT OF THE YEAR (EAST INDIA) – Presto
IMAGES MOST ADMIRED EMERGING BRAND OF THE YEAR (EAST INDIA) – Ms HFN
IMAGES MOST ADMIRED RETAILER OF THE YEAR (EAST INDIA): FASHION MBO– All that Jazz
IMAGES EXCELLENCE AWARD FOR THE MOST OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE IN RETAIL BUSINESS FROM EAST INDIA – Manyavar
IMAGES EXCELLENCE AWARD FOR THE MOST ADMIRED RETAIL COMPANY OF THE YEAR: EAST INDIA – RP-SG Group
The awards selection process followed global standards of performance assessment. Leading and aspiring retailers were invited to send in self-nomination forms, which included information in the areas of turnover and profitability, retail expanse, and expansion, customer connect and innovative & effective initiatives in marketing and launching new concepts. This polling process was seamlessly choreographed by process partner Iris Retail Intelligence.
Prominent professionals from leading retail brands, and retail real estate firms were invited to rate various retailers on the basis of their viewpoints. Based on these rankings, a second phase of the selection involved matching votes against actual performance statistics. Once the alignment was completed, nominees were finalised on the basis of a 360 degree approach that included quantitative and qualitative performance.
EIRS 2013 is supported by brands like Khadims, P C Chandra, Kutchina, Merlin Group, Future Group, Manyavar, Ambuja Realty, Fab India, Prapti Fashions, PVR, Lifestyle International, Picadilly Square, Primarc Group, Fresh and Naturelle Ice cream, Wasabee, Forum Projects, Turtle, Reliance Trends and Spencer’s among others.
A retail intelligence organisation with publications, research, education, events, awards and retail support services, the IMAGES Multimedia Group (established in 1992) has played a vital role in organising fashion and retail businesses in India and has successfully set up an information exchange via media, which equips the trade with the knowledge that drives the fashion and retail businesses across the globe. Establishing a continuous flow of information through its activities facilitating networking amongst investors, retailers, realtors and brand leaders, IMAGES have emerged as the most vibrant link between the marketers and the market-place.
IMAGES forums are known worldwide, where the retail, franchise and shopping centre fraternities converge to explore India – a market that is highly likely to emerge as one of the largest retail destinations in the world by the end of this decade.