Author: Ben

Why business isn’t talking dhanda

A Reserve Bank of India (RBI) survey shows that consumer confidence has swooned to a five-year low of 85.7 per cent in November — the lowest since the Modi government came to power in 2014.PTI [..]

Retailers Use Fitness Perks to Woo Customers

A decade ago, it seemed like every grocery store was remodeling to install a coffee bar so customers could down a latte or chai tea while they filled up their carts. Today, caffeine isn’t the [..]

Best cookbooks and food writing of 2019

Diana Henry’s griddled chicken with thyme and sea salt. Photograph: Romas Foord/The Observer This year’s hottest and most hunger-stoking food writing has been in vegetarian and vegan books. Food writers have dedicated more time than [..]