Ottimo Disegni has launched a 4,000 sq ft store at Ghitorni, New Delhi. The store houses an extensive collection by Ottimo such as furniture for bedrooms, dining rooms, living rooms, children´s rooms and studio apartments, Italian tiles and wallpaper, Italian doors and Italian kitchens.
Wow the weather
Shalimar Paints has come up with an exterior emulsion called WeatherPro+. It is a water-based super premium 100% acrylic exterior emulsion with ceramic particles to safeguard walls from extreme weather conditions like rain, humidity and heat
British Paints has been bestowed with ´GreenPro´ certification for its interior and exterior emulsions paints. Affiliated to Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), the IGBC certification is provided only to the companies that have a clear vision for improving the environment friendly footprint. British Paints has reduced the VOC levels in their paints and limited the usage of formaldehyde within global standards.
The business of colour
The market size of the paint industry in India is estimated at around Rs 350 billion and the expected growth for the FY16 is close to 12% in business volume and 10-12% in sales. Surender Bhatia, CEO & Director, Shalimar Paints, throws light on this growing industry and his company´s contribution to it.
St+ Art Delhi and Asian Paints are painting various sites across Delhi along with acclaimed national and international artists. Apart from container sheds and walls in Lodhi Colony, these artists are also working on Govindpuri Metro station to transform it into an iconic art stop.
Voice of Experience
Designing the architecture and interiors of healthcare units is a rather challenging task, more so with super speciality hospitals, avers Chandrakant Patel, Principal Architect and Proprietor, Chandrakant Patel & Associates, Mumbai, who has designed healthcare facilities ranging from general hospitals to speciality hospitals and research centres.
Asian Paints has launched ´Royale Play Artist Circle´, an initiative of helping artists create art at public spaces. The brand has associated with Lekha Washington to help her create a monumental installation titled ´Old Love´ at Palladium mall.
Sourav Deshwal and Yasheel Anand Singh, Owners, Pamphilos, Delhi, wanted to create a café-cum-bar that revolves around a concept of ´friends of all,´ which is actually the meaning of its name. With a décor that enthrals the guests with its visual appeal and comfort, Pamphilos is a place where you get an experience and create a memory every time you step into it.