German luxury hospitality company Steigenberger has partnered with MBD Group to enter the Indian market. The two have formed a joint venture company that will operate, manage and franchise hotels in India under the MBD Steigenberger brand. Steigenberger, which operates 95 hotels across many countries, will be the first German hotel company to enter India. Continue reading
Premium lifestyle products brand Swiss Military plans to open 171 stores in India by the end of next year, of which 11 will be company owned and 160 under the franchise model.
“We plan to open 171 stores across the country by 2016 end. Out of which 11 will be company owned stores while 160 would be franchise stores,” Swiss Military Worldwide Managing Director Anuj Sawhney said. Continue reading