A new distribution centre would ensure that supplies of its flagship products don't run out, especially in retail stores. In October, the stock for iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus ran out well before it could meet the tremendous demand.
The textile hub of Bhiwandi on the outskirts of Mumbai is home to the largest number of powerlooms in the country. It spins 40 percent of the country's raw cloth called 'grey' and fills state coffers by Rs 10,000 crore each year. Watch the effects of demonetisation on the industry.
CNBC-TV18‘s Farah Bookwala Vhora travelled to Bhiwandi, 50kms to the north of Mumbai, and found that property transactions are drying up as the cash crunch intensifies in this industrial belt.
Addressing a group of workers immediately after the court hearing, Rahul said that his fight is against the people who are against the individual freedom and liberties of Indians.
Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis, has said that detailed project reports (DPRs) for metro rails in Kalyan, Bhiwandi and Thane, were ready and they would be approved soon. He made the announcement after performing R
The two-storey structure at Gaibi Nagar under Shanti Nagar police station limits in the town crashed at around 9.30 AM, Bhiwandi tehsildar Vaishali Lambate said.
The blaze occurred in a godown where powerloom-related material like oil and yarn were stored on the ground floor of three-storey Aam Manzil, a building in a residential locality of Nagaon in Bhiwandi, Bhiwandi-Nizampur Municipal Corporation's disaster control section chief Namdeo Gaikwad said.
"The building 'Matru Chhaya' crashed at about 10.40 pm following heavy downpour. A massive relief and rescue operation has begun and so far three injured persons have been rescued and rushed to the hospital," Regional Disaster Management Committee (RDMC) chief Santosh Kadam said.
Intervening in a discussion on the death of eight labourers in a fire incident at a scrap godown in Bhiwandi in December last year, Fadnavis said in the state Assembly that 2,200 hectares of land has been earmarked for the development plan. "Bhiwandi will be developed as a logistics and godown hub.
The German luxury car maker Volkswagen today performed the ground breaking ceremony for setting up its regional parts distribution centre(RDC) at Bhiwandi (Thane), which is expected to be completed by the first quarter of 2014.