TOP 10 FASHION RETAIL STORES OF INDIA – PANTALOONS
Pantaloon Retail (India) Limited, is a large Indian retailer, which is part of the Future Group, and operates multiple retail formats in both the value and lifestyle segment of the Indian consumer market. Headquartered in Mumbai, the company has over 1,000 stores across 71 cities in India and employs over 30,000 people,and as of 2010, it was the country’s largest listed retailer by market capitalization and revenue.
The Pantaloons company’s brands include, Pantaloons a chain of fashion outlets, Big Bazaar, a hypermarket chain and Food Bazaar, a supermarket chain also. Some of the company’s other regional brands include, Depot, Shoe Factory, Brand Factory, Blue Sky, aLL, Top 10 and Star and Sitara also.
A subsidiary company, Home Solutions Retail (India) Limited, operates in Home Town, a large-format home solutions store, Collection, and selling home furniture products and E-Zone focussed on catering to the consumer electronics segment. The Pantaloons company have recently branched out into non-Shakespearean productions, with a winter tour of Dickens. And also a Christmas Carol in late 2010 and a summer tour of Chaucer’s The Canterbury Tales planned for 2011.