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Charu Lamba

Charu Lamba
A happy soul who enjoys exploring and sharing the goodness of a plant-based diet. Also, passionate about travel, shopping and indulging in the best of ice cream.
Concept-based restaurants are here to rule the roost

Concept restaurants all set to revolutionize India’s food biz

Stronger concepts ensure longevity, novelty and popularity; a restaurant is able to better define its audience and offer products to better suit this target group...
Fat tax is a crap tax: NRAI President Riyaaz Amlani

Fat tax is ‘crap’ tax: NRAI President Riyaaz Amlani

National Restaurant Association of India (NRAI) is planning to take a legal action against the Kerala government's decision to implement fat tax as it...
Chain and standalone market to contribute Rs 22,400 crore in tax revenue: NRAI IFSR 2016

Chain and standalone market to contribute Rs 22,400 crore in tax...

NRAI India Food Services Report 2016 estimates that the total contribution of the restaurant industry alone will contribute 2.1 per cent to the GDP...
ORRA to scale both online and offline presence

Online as a strategic call will pay rich dividends: ORRA CEO

The online jewellery market in India is expected to hit $3.6 billion in the next three years, that is roughly 20 per cent of...
Mall welcome Model Act with open arms but Cinemas skeptic about its success

Malls welcome Model Act but cinemas skeptical about success

Watching a movie at any odd hour, grabbing a bite or even shopping at a mall won't be a dream anymore. Thanks to the...
Restaurant industry reacts to the approval of Model Shops and Establishments Act

24×7 Eateries: Restaurateurs react to Model Shops & Establishments Act

Eat Out 24x7 The Union Cabinet has approved a Model Shops and Establishments (regulation of employment and conditions of services) Act which proposes to allow...
Are retailers alert to new trends?

Why e-grocery firms are walking the path of doom

With funding coming down and valuations being slashed, a number of start-ups in the country are struggling to meet their hiring commitments.All have been aggressively...
Dabur remains unfazed by the competition

Dabur remains unfazed by competition from Patanjali

In recent times, FMCG companies like Reliance, Tata, and Patanjali, to name a few, have set foot in the health and wellness segment, posing serious threats to existing FMCG...
5 retailers with the best CSR reputations in the world

5 retailers with the best CSR reputations in the world

Being Socially Responsible With the introduction of mandatory spending on Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) brought on by the Companies Act 2013, companies in India and...
CSR Initiatives: Best for society, better for products

CSR by Brands: Best for society, better for products

It's been three years since the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Policy has been implemented in India and multi-national companies (MNCs) in India have taken to it like a...