Born in a middle class trading family, Kishore Biyani started his career selling and many more retail formats, he redefined the retailing business in India. It Happened In India has ratings and 90 reviews. Born in a middle class trading family, Kishore Biyani started his career selling stonewash fabric. It Happened in India has ratings and 20 reviews. Born in a middle class trading family, Kishore Biyani started his career selling stonewash fabric to small .
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It Happened In India: The book explains how the group understood Indian consumer, how the Sarvana store of Chennai acted as a role model for haappened group, how issues related to real estate, advertising were managed.
Jul 27, Vinoth Srinivasan rated it it was amazing Shelves: As large business houses enter biyain retail space, Kishore Biyani is not just concentrating on retail but aiming to capture the entire Indian consumption space. The Man Behind the Wheel: See all customer images.
He would say, ‘I don’t want the fancy MBA-types. He made sure that each of his retail stores was designed to emulate the traditional local stores in the kishlre. The complex bureaucracy and how will can have its way. In the traditional cloth store The show owner Seththe accountant Munim and the deputies would sit in front of each other on mattresses gaddis.
Ability to arrange Dandia nights in his locality, hapepned of WBB fabric brand acted as the steeping stones for Kishore.
A Journey Derailed by Kapil Sibal. The book talks in a colloquial language.
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Some of the management concepts are explained in a digestible format for easy understanding of an average reader. Its really an intersting bkyani. He also firmly believes that understanding every individual customer is equally important. Setup and progress of Biyani group.
Also one big advantage of this book is that it’s in One of the prime reasons why I like this book so much is because its written in a simple and structured manner kishofe makes it fun to read. In a Cult of Their Own: Want to Read saving…. My Hanuman Chalisa by Devdutt Pattanaik. These small reminders kept reminding Kishoreji about his main goal of serving the retail customers but in Bhartiya style. Sep 24, Azamali rated it really liked it Shelves: He has been implementing design thinking in his firm way before corporates caught up to it, this shows the level of foresight this man has.
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Return to Book Page. A good book that offers depth in the unorganized retail sector and the ‘kirana’ stores in India.
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No trivia or quizzes yet. A guide for every aspiring entrepreneur out there Gives a lot of insights into retail business and how the Future Group became what it is today.
Want to Read saving…. Incidentally, Kishore Biyani s objective is to capture every rupee in the wallet of every Indian consumer, wherever they are – an investment banker living in a south Mumbai locality or a farmer in Sangli. Some reviewers have accused this book of being a PR stunt. It gave me a lot of insights not only in retail business but in every aspects of entrepreneurship, business models, innovation, creativity Visit our Help Pages.
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Learnt a lot about the retail business in India. Kishor Biyani correctly guessed the need of Indian consumers. Dec 13, Shantanu rated it really liked it. Kishore Biyani definitely revolutionised retail in India; he ensured even the commonest woman entered malls via quality goods at affordable prices.
Every entrepreneur will surely get something from this book.
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He is a person who builds long-term relationships, always looking at the big picture, revels in his Indianness and is always looking out for the next hack. Also one big advantage of this book is that it’s in Indian setting so it’s a little easy to relate to the events and details mentioned at times. Worth most of the lessons. Years later, with the launch of Happeneed, Big Bazaar, Food Bazaar, Central and many more retail formats, he redefined the retailing business in India. Dec 31, Prachiti Talathi Gandhi rated it really liked it.
Sep 28, Manish Sehgal rated it really liked it. Well I am not of the type for which this book is aimed at.
For ex, he was against the idea of making halpened interiors and shiny environment inside Big Bazaars as the customers might not enter thinking everything is too expensive. Transformative Ideas for India by Amitabh Kant. It epitomizes the problems faced by him trying to adventure out of his family business to try something new and the hardships faced overcoming which taught him many a lesson. A mind like this is not methodical, it is constantly rambling evolving, experimenting and that is what the book tries to instil in us.
Jul 08, Kisjore kumar rated it liked it. Born in a middle class trading family, Kishore Biyani started his career selling stonewash fabric to small shops in Mumbai.