The FMCG makers also expect that a sudden increase in Covid-19 cases and some restrictions imposed by local authorities in some states would again impact the demand for ‘out of home’ channels products.
The distributors’ gripe with FMCG giants is that they are tilting the scales in the favour of the new-age B2B companies by offering them higher margins.
AICPDF had earlier said it will continue to boycott certain products of Colgate as the oral care company had not come forward for talks.
The decision came after HUL met the representatives of AICPDF, and addressed their concerns regarding emerging B2B platforms, and cash-and-carry players such as Udaan, Jumbotail, Walmart Best Price, Metro Cash and Carry.
The BJP only understands the language of victory and defeat, and has nothing to do with people's prosperity, the spokesperson said.
The 30-share BSE index ended 354.89 points or 0.68 per cent lower at 52,198.51, while the broader NSE Nifty fell 120.30 points or 0.76 per cent to 15,632.10.
Titan was the top loser among the Sensex constituents, shedding 2.03 per cent, followed by Nestle India, HUL, Infosys, HCL Tech, ITC, ICICI Bank and Kotak Bank.
Ramdev said the online mechanism aims to provide convenient and efficient option along with the extension of the traditional retail market.
Concentrations were highest in European, North American, and Asian samples.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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