Symposium Held on Outlook of Retail Industry in East India

East India Retail Group organized a coffee meet cum discussion forum for retail industry entrepreneurs and professionals to discuss on ‘High growth potential and vast market size along with talent galore of East India’s Retail Market’ on 28th April at Princestone Club, Kolkata.

Retail market in India has been sustainably growing for years, the reason being the unorganised sector moving towards being organised to a great extent. The focus of Indian consumers is rapidly shifting towards buying right, and inclination towards healthy lifestyle is also contributing to the growth of retail sector. So as Kolkata is not far behind to this trend. Kolkata is the most happening city, an entrance of East & North East India, with many retail stories of achievements to encourage and motivate others. The retail environment is dynamic today as it has ever been and a healthy growth has been noticed in obtaining or purchasing goods or services.

On this positive note senior retail expert Ms.Piyali Roy Oberoi envisioned a common platform for retail players. There was an open forum highlighting ‘High growth potential and vast market size along with talent galore of East India’s Retail Market’ witnessed the unveiling of a news portal specially crafted for the Retail industry of Eastern India in presence of noted retail establishments of our country like Mr Karan Goenka COO, Citi Style- RG’s Fashion PvtLtd; Mr Murali Krishnan Co-founder & CMO-Wow! Momo Foods; Mr Man Mohan Bagree Vice President-South City Ltd; Mr RanodeepSaha Co-founder Rare Planet; Ms Sara Sethia Director-Success Menswear; Mr Rajib Mukherjee Vice President & Territory Head-Max Fashion India; Mr Pratil Jain Director-DNV Food Products Pvt Ltd; Mr Abhijit Das Senior Director-East India Knight Frank, Ms. Piyali Roy Oberoi and other dignitaries.

Ms. Piyali Roy Oberoi at Retail Coffee Meet 2023

While addressing the media Ms. Piyali Roy Oberoi, 22 years experienced in this industry stated “the portal provides comprehensive commentary on the east India retail ecosystem by highlighting the success stories, thought leaders and recent trends. It also provides a business networking hub which enables the upcoming players with consulting and implementation of services.”

As per organisation’s press note, It is one-stop solution for all news and happenings related to retail and its associated industries including trends, technologies, solutions, space design, merchandising with an aim to bring the whole community together & connect the buyers and sellers of retail related solutions, services and technologies along with a valuable insight about East India’s Retail Market. The most distinguishing feature of this portal is enabling the users to find the relevant information with minimum clicks along with multi device browsing.

“From traditional to contemporary… from oblivion to aspiration… from latent to active demand.. the evolution of Eastern India opportunities and beyond” added Mr Rajib Mukherjee, Territory Business Head East and Central India of Lifestyle International Pvt Ltd, Max Retail Division.

Mr Abhijit Das, Senior Director of Knight Frank expressed his appreciation “It’s a brilliant platform, most specifically because the platform is born in Kolkata and is about East India. It’s high time every one of us puts in our bit to make East India Relevant Again. More Power to Piyali and East India Retail”.

The new portal can be an interesting platform to bring collaborative growth for the retail ecosystem through knowledge sharing, expert led panel discussions & Workshops.

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