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The group has more than sixteen companies managing diverse business interests in the areas of Power, Tyre,

Infrastructure , IT, Retail, Entertainment, Carbon Black and Speciality.

The RPG Management Board comprises highly qualified professionals with significant expertise in various markets and are thought leaders.

RPGs business ethics promote higher levels of excellence. The groups values of Customer Sovereignty, People Orientation, Innovation & Entrepreneurship, Transparency & Integrity, Passion for Superior Performance, Anticipation, Speed and Flexibility propel it to perform and excel in all spheres of activity.

At RPG quality determines success. Continuous process improvements are carried out to ensure complete satisfaction of customer and market requirements.

Beyond Business
The RPG group believes that the role of a corporate house extends beyond the narrow margins of the balance sheet. It is this understanding that sees the group promote sport, art and culture.

Corporate Citizenship
The Group firmly believes that Corporate Social Responsibility is not just an added function to business. It should be ingrained in core business operations. Thus, RPG CSR would cover workplace, community and environment. The social endeavours of the group have been categorized under the broad area of education, livelihood and environment

The following milestones speak of his enterprising efforts, and the subsequent growth of the RPG group.

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By the 1900s the Goenkas establish themselves in diverse business sectors like banking, textiles, jute and tea Sir Hariram Goenka and Sir Badridas Goenka are conferred knighthood by the Queen of England for outstanding contribution to business and the community

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In 1933, Sir Badridas Goenka becomes the first Indian to be appointed Chairman of the Imperial Bank of India (now the State Bank of India) He is elected President of the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) in 1945 Keshav Prasad Goenka (son of Sir Badridas Goenka) carried the spirit of entrepreneurship forward In 1950 Goenkas acquire two British trading houses - Duncan Brothers and Octavius Steel After successful acquisitions in the areas of tea, automobile, tyre, jute, cotton textile and electric cables, Keshav Prasad Goenka passes on his business empire to his three sons One of the sons, Rama Prasad Goenka (better known as RP Goenka), establishes RPG Enterprises in 1979 with Phillips Carbon Black, Asian Cables, Agarpara Jute and Murphy India as constituents The 80s see further acquisitions by the RPG group, the first being CEAT Tyres of India in 1981. The group then goes on to acquire KEC (1982); Searle India, now RPG Life Sciences (1983); Dunlop (1984); Gramophone Company of India Ltd, now Saregama India (1986); and finally CESC, Harrisons Malayalam, Spencer & Co. and ICIM, all in 1989 RP Goenka's sons Harsh (Chairman) and Sanjiv (Vice-Chairman) spearhead the groups management from 1990 RP Goenka currently oversees the groups affairs as Chairman Emeritus. Today, RPG has more than sixteen companies across eight business sectors, with a turnover of Rs. 20,000 cr

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Since 1863, Spencers has been a part of the Indian retail landscape. At one time, the Spencers Empire stretched from Peshawar to Cochin, from Karachi to Chittagong, spanning the length and width of undivided India. Originally owned by a British gentleman yes, there was a Mr. Spencer (John William Spencer, to be precise) it acquired Indian ownership in the 1960s, and became part of the RPG Group in 1989. In 1995, RPG Enterprises, the flagship company of the RPG Group, launched Foodworld as a joint venture with Hong-Kong based Dairy Farm International. The joint venture, which operated supermarkets under thename Foodworld and hypermarkets under the name Giant, was terminated in 2006. RPG retained 48 of the 93 stores it owned. These were re-furbished and their launch under the brand name, Spencers, kicked off a new phase in both the history of the Spencers brand, and the retailin India. Since inception Spencers has been a consumer-centric brand, constantly innovating, pioneering formats, evolving over time but always keeping consumer needs and satisfaction center-stage. Back in 1920, we were the first grocery chain in India. In 1980, we became the first supermarket chain, and in 2001, we introduced India to the joys of hypermarket shopping. What has remained unchanged almost 150 years is the trust the Spencers brand evokes. To the consumer, it carries the promise of innovation, quality, and service; the confidence that they will always be able to find a Spencers at a convenient location; that it will have a pleasant ambience; and that it will offer a wide range of products at affordable prices.

Private Brands in Spencers offer a wide range of products from food, personal care, fashion to home utility items. Spencers Smart Choice, Tasty Wonders, Clean Home and Maroon are some of our brands which host a varied choice that fulfils almost all needs of a modern household. Rice, pulses, whole spices, dry fruits and nuts, sauces, instant noodles, breakfast cereals, honey, breads, beverage, wafers, pickles, jams and cookies- to name a few in our food range. While our personal care range covers face wipes, tissues, baby needs, hand wash etc. Detergents, dish wash, toilet cleaners, floor cleaners support the home needs. Whats more- our pickles are customized to regional flavours as well. Our South Indian range of pickles has a wide assortment catering to regional tastes. Maroon is a brand for premium home care solutions. From cooking to serving- Maroon is your complete kitchen partner. From a range of premium storage and kitchen utensils, to beautifully designed melamine ware and foil wraps, you will also find smart backpacks and convenient travel accessories. Fruits and Vegetables. Another category where our Private Brand Spencers Natures Best offers you freshly packed greens which include some select exotic herbs and aromatic ingredients. In fashion, we have choices, both contemporary and classic. Sporty or stylish, as you prefer. Office or occasionspecific formals, casuals for lounging or leisure, and accessories like leather items, junk jewelry and footwear to complete the look. Trendy designs in comfortable fits and cheerful colours, to express personal style. Some of our popular labels are Island Monks and Mark Nicolas (both for men and women), Asankhya (womens ethnic wear), Scorez (sportswear), La Bonita (footwear). Your quest for fashion ends right here. All our private brand products are conveniently priced and come with a promise of great quality. All these brands and products are available in all stores.

FMCG food and non-food

FMCG food only..currently in breakfast cereals, snacks and savouries

Home Essentials

Home cleaning products

Range of stationery range

Ethnic wear for women

Casual wear for both men and women

Formal wear and footwear for men

Sportwear for men and women


Footwear for all

Fashion Accessories

Music World operates under different store formats.

Music World's product portfolio comprises of audio CDs, DVDs and VCDs, CD-ROMs, gaming consoles & software of all the leading brands, and other music accessories. The company is an important player in the home video market. Music World has successfully forayed into high end 'personal audio' gadgets of several top brands. The company also offers DVD players, home theatre systems, speakers and headphones. Music download is also available at select stores. The company now provides recharge vouchers of all telecom service providers, DTH service providers & world calling cards.


Retailing in India is up for transition. It has broken the safe and claustrophobic space of

an eggshell and rearing to grow into a giant that will match the retailing practices of the west . K Raheja Corp are the pioneers in organized retail by taking a first giant step to successfully establish a retail store know as "Shopper's Stop" The group is expanding its retail chains across the country on the back of the vast experience it gathered from feedbacks and keen observance of people's taste keeping in tune with its culture, customs, traditions and income. Crossword, Inorbit Mall & Hyper City have set new bench marks on the basis of information and adaptation of worldwide changes, innovations and new techniques in retailing practices.

Corporate Profile

Inorbit Malls, a subsidiary of the K. Raheja Corporation, was set up with an objective to not just create physical structures but also to influence lifestyles. Committed to setting benchmarks in retailing in India, Inorbit Malls provides an excellent walk through experience for customers. Inorbit Mall, Malad first opened its doors to the public in early 2004, in Mumbai. The mall has a universal class and appeal and seeks to provide a one-stop destination for fashion, lifestyle, food, and entertainment leading to an international experience for families. Inorbit Malls launched their Vashi property in October 2008 and in Cyberabad in Oct 2009. With a total retail area of 5.5 lakh sq.ft, Inorbit Mall, Vashi is a systematically planned and immaculately designed mall catering to the entertainment, leisure and shopping needs of their customers. Inorbit, Cyberabad, today is 70% trading & all set to become a benchmark for modern retail in the city of the nawabs. The company aims at achieving excellence in the customers retail experience. With this aim, Inorbit has planned an immediate expansion with Pune, Bangalore and Vadodara.

Shoppers Stop

With an unparalleled assortment of the leading international and national brands in clothing for men, women, and kids; accessories, fragrances, cosmetics, footwear; home furnishing and decor products, our stores aim to provide shoppers a truly international shopping destination. Experienced, professional management; supported by world-class systems and practices; and a talented pool of associates with a shared passion for making every shopper visit a memorable one, has helped Shoppers Stop to grow from a single store in 1991 to the largest chain of Department Stores in India today. Our unending pursuit to benchmark ourselves with the best in the world is testified by the fact that Shoppers Stop is the only Indian member of the "Intercontinental Group of Departmental Stores", which has the likes of Selfridges (United Kingdom), Karstadt (Germany), Marks & Spencer (UK), Matahari (Indonesia), Myers Grace Bros. (Australia) and Rustan's (Philippines) among its members. At Shoppers Stop we believe in a world of limitless possibilities. We always set benchmarks, cross limits, achieve the impossible and celebrate our successes. Innovation being our key driver, we have adopted a new philosophy of "Start Something New" to give retail a new dimension. We endeavor to Start Something New in performance. Start Something New in products. Start Something New in customer service. Start Something New in Life.


HomeStop is a complete home solution chain offering design, style, quality, convenience and value to the consumer. HomeStop provides high quality products required for homes with a deeper product assortment. HomeStop, the first of its kind of premium home concept store from Shoppers Stop Ltd is the destination to transform your dream house into a reality. Presently in Bangalore, Delhi, Mumbai, Navi Mumbai and Lucknow. HomeStop offers a choicest range of home products to give your house that unique look and feel you always wanted.

From the kitchen to the dining room, the bathroom to the drawing room, HomeStop has everything that will add a special touch and exclusivity to your space. It is one-stop-shop for all your home needs ranging from home decor to furniture & recliners, bath accessories to bedroom furnishings, mattress to draperies, carpets, kitchen gadgets accessories and appliances to modular kitchen and anything else one can think of.

HomeStop houses some of the most reputed national and international brands under one roof. High end crockery from Corelle, premium steel utensils from Magppie , Cookware from Ballerini and Oxo from USA, exclusive down feather pillows and fine bedding, bed linen and furnishing from Stop, Ivy, Sonnet, Esprit Maisha ,Portico, Bombay Dyeing and home appliances from Phillips and Morphy Richards, bathroom linen from Welspun, Portico.


Crossword aims to be a point of cultural and social interaction where authors and poets hold court, where children are regaled, where people gravitate to be informed, to be entertained, even enlightened. The name embodies the vision of Crossword as a place and space for people who seek information, knowledge or just the pleasure of reading. Crossword stocks the widest range of Books Movies- Music- Toys- Stationery- Magazines and CD ROM s.

With its large children s section and its focus on making the store a friendly, safe, fun-filled place, Crossword attracts many families who normally don t think of visiting bookstores. Facilities like the Crossword Gift Vouchers, the friendly Return, Exchange & Refunds policy, the Cafes within the stores and the unique store experience make it easy and enjoyable for customers to shop at Crossword. Over 3 lacs loyal customers are rewarded through the Crossword Book Rewards Program with points, discounts, exclusive discounts & offers and more. EWORDS , a monthly e-newsletter with reviews of new books, news about in store events and bestseller lists, is currently mailed to these Members.

Since its inception in 15th October 1992, Crossword has received wide recognition for its achievements; articles on retailing in India invariably feature Crossword. It has been featured in Advertising Age International, USA, as one of the Marketing Superstars for 1994. The Bookseller, UK, has also described it as being on the cutting edge of retailing in India.

Crossword was ranked the 6th most admired retailer in India by Business world for the year 2006; it was the only book retailer in the top 10.

Crossword won the Reid & Taylor Award for Best Retailer of the year Leisure & Specialty at the India Retail Summit 2005 & 2007& 2009.

Crossword won the Retailer of the Year Award - Leisure (Books, Music and Gifts Category) at the Images Retail Awards 2005 & 2007 & 2010.

Crossword received the Federation of Indian Publishers Award for excellence in Publishing for the year 2004 on 18th June 2005 at the hands of Shri Arjun Singh, Minister of Human Resource Development.

Crossword, with Seventy Two stores, across Ahmedabad, Aurangabad, Amritsar, Bhopal, Bengalooru, Chennai, Delhi, Durgapur, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Kolkata, Mumbai, Nagpur, Nasik, Pune, Vapi & Vadodara is India s fastest growing chain of bookstores.


Mothercare PLC is the largest specialist retailer for infant and toddler care. Shoppers Stop has an exclusive franchise agreement in India with Mothercare , for shop in shops in department store format.. Under this tie up Shoppers Stop has , in a short span of time, opened 31 Mother care stores across 12 cities in India, including Mumbai (5), Pune (2), Hyderabad (4), Bangalore (4), Chennai (2),Delhi & NCR (5) and Kolkata(1) amongst others. Mothercare stocks a variety of products for mothers and their babies, toddlers and children till eight years of age the focus being on style, function and safety. Renowned for its uniformly high standards of quality worldwide, Mothercare also offers a wide range of the safest and the most comfortable, yet trendy maternity products. Its products for would-be moms include maternity nightwear, pregnancy and labour essentials, literature and even swimwear. For new mothers, the products have been divided into four categories newborns 0-3 months, infants 3-18 months, toddlers 18-36 months and kids 3-8 years. There are pushchairs, car seats and travel equipment, nursery furniture, cots & cribs, you name it. Here, one can also find bedding, mattresses, highchairs, clothing & shoes, bathing & changing products, child safety products and not to mention, books & toys too. In fact, one can safely assume that there is no baby care and maternity product that you will not find in here.

Este Lauder

Este Lauder

When Este Lauder established her beauty business in 1946, she had four products and a mission to show as many women as I can reach not only how to be beautiful but stay beautiful. Over 60 years later, Este Lauder, the flagship brand of The Estee Lauder Companies Inc., has fulfilled countless women s dreams to look and feel beautiful. The brand is a global leader in skincare, makeup and fragrance and is renowned for high-quality, innovative and technologically advanced products. Este Lauder currently has three freestanding stores in India located in Mumbai in the Palladium at Lower Parel, New Delhi at Select City Walk, Saket and UB City in Bangalore. All locations feature the brand s best selling products around the globe as well as products chosen specifically for Indian consumers. Key global products include Este Lauder s Re-Nutriv luxury skin care line, Time Zone and Perfectionist CP+. Iconic products such as Advanced Night Repair Synchronized Recovery Complex, Double Wear Stay-In-Place Foundation and fragrances including Este Lauder s classic range of Private Collection perfumes, Pleasures and Pure White Linen are all available in India.


M A C (Make-up Art Cosmetics), a leading brand of professional cosmetics, was created in Toronto, Canada in 1984 to support the special needs of professional makeup artists a collection of colors, products and tools that meet the demanding lighting and studio conditions under which the pros work. The company s popularity has grown through a tradition of word-of-mouth endorsement from makeup artists, models, photographers and journalists around the world. M A C opened its first location in India in 2005 and is now available in thirteen stores nation-wide. The M A C attitude is best expressed by our artists, seen and felt in our stores and accessed through our website


GREAT SKIN CAN BE CREATED In 1967, Carol Phillips had been an editor at Vogue magazine for more than 25 years. Always looking to provide extra service to her readers. Carol had met with Dr. Norman Orentreich for an article entitled Can Great Skin Be Created? At the time the predominant attitude toward skincare was to cover rather than care. This groundbreaking article actually helped transform the beauty industry; telling people that great skin actually could be created with the proper products and care. Soon after the article was published she and Dr. Orentreich were challenged by Leonard Lauder to create a Allergy Tested, 100% Fragrance Free line of skin care customized for people s specific needs. The result was Clinique which was based upon the groundbreaking 3-Step Skin Care System.

Clinique operates Five stores in India today; We have two freestanding stores in: Delhi, select city walk Saket and Mumbai Palladium Mall. In Addition we have Clinique counters in Gurgaon, Shoppers stop Inorbit Mall and Oasis center, Bangalore. Every Clinique counter and store offers Free skincare and make up consultations as well as a range of Dermatologist developed, allergy tested, 100% fragrance free products custom fit to the Indian skin needs for both Male and Female.

HyperCITY provides a truly international shopping experience, where customers can shop in comfort in a large, modern, & exciting environment. It offers a wide and contemporary range of innovative products, sourced from both local and international markets. The product range covers: Foods, Homeware, Home Entertainment, Hi-Tech, Appliances, Furniture, Sports, Toys & Fashion. Features & Facilities Specialty Areas ATM facility-convenient cash withdrawal Consumer finance-enables easy purchase of consumer durables Disabled access to store & toilets -socially responsible - wheelchair facilities available Trial rooms-enables you try before you buy Free gift wrapping-makes gifting convenient & hassle-free Faster check-outs without queues-30 check out counters Store Locations HyperCITY Malad Next to Inorbit Mall Malad Link Road Malad (West) Mumbai 400 HyperCITY - Vashi GR Floor, Inorbit Mall Plot No. 39/1, Sector - 30/A Vashi Exclusive imported food-From Waitrose, UK Gaming Zone-with latest gaming equipment Cricket Net-where you can select & test your cricket gear Demo Kitchen-get product demos, taste recipes created by master chefs Home Theatre Demo Room-for sound-proof audio testing

064 : +91 - 22 - 40078418/ 19/ 20

Navi Mumbai 400 703 : +91 22 40501300

HyperCITY Jaipur Triton The Mega Mall, Lower Ground Floor, Nr. Jhotwara Pulia & Sikar Road Circle, Jhotwara Road, Jaipur 302 012 Rajasthan : +91 - 141 - 4094660/ 61

HyperCITY Hyderabad Inorbit Mall, Lower Ground Floor, Opp. ILabs, Hitech City, Madhapur, Hyderabad Andhra Pradesh : +91 040 44882031

HyperCITY Thane Ground Floor, Big Thane Shopping Centre Ghodbunder Road, Behind Kasarvadawali Police Station, Thane : +91 - 22 25987777

HyperCITY - Amritsar Alpha One Mall, Upper basement, MBM Farms, Sultan Wind Suburban, Main G. T. Road, Amritsar 143 001 : +0183 661 5555

HyperCITY Bengaluru 1 Embassy Paragon, Ground Floor, Nr. Kundalahalli Gate, ITPL Road, Near Brooke Field, Bengaluru 560 037 : +91 080 - 4364 3333

HyperCITY - Bengaluru 2 Lower Ground Floor, Royal Meenakshi Mall, Bannergatta Road, Bengaluru.,

HyperCITY Bhopal DB CITY, Arera Hills, Bhopal 462011

HyperCITY - Ludhiana Lower Basement, MBD Neopolis Mall, Ferozpur Road, Adjacent to Rajguru Nagar, Ludhiana 141001