In a BSE filing, Reliance Industries said, “Reliance Brands, a subsidiary of the company, has purchased 12.5 percent equity stake in Future101 Design Pvt Ltd (Future101) for Rs 9.50 crore”.
According to a PTI report: The acquisition of minority stake is in the nature of strategic investment, it added.
Future101 is engaged in manufacturing, distribution and sale of luxury apparels in India.
“Future101 belongs to a similar industry as Reliance Brands. We expect growth in this sector and value creation from this investment,” the company said.
Future101 reported an annual turnover of Rs 22.18 crore in 2017-18.