Crompton Greaves, one of the oldest and most trusted brands in the country, has been manufacturing fans since 1937. It enjoys clear leadership with 26 per cent market share and has extended its range to respond to changing needs by introducing varieties like high speed, 4 blade and underlight fans.
The fenestration fare
Fenestration has undergone a drastic revamp all over the world, and the trends are fast catching up in India as well. Apart from wood and aluminium, windows are now available in alternate technological configurations such as UPVC.
Design, sophistication and technology are not limited to interiors but have invaded the bathroom space to give users a luxurious experience within the confines of their homes.
The Indian tile industry is estimated at Rs. 20,000 crore and growing by nearly 30% every year. It is largely unorganized with only 25% organized and 15% semi-organized players.
iStudio architecture, a young firm in Mumbai, is setting the tone for the architecture of the future.
In 2005, Masafumi Sanada founded M-Style Inc, a design company based out of Tokyo, Shibuya. As the Principal Designer, Masafumi began working on projects in Japan and abroad soon. M-Style provides a variety of services including the planning and designing of hotels, service apartments, residences, bungalows, retail shops and otherArchitect Masafumi Sanada stores, restaurants and furniture.
Prem Chandavarkar, Managing Partner, CnT Architects emphasises the fact that functionality and aesthetics in commercial buildings can never be considered independent of each other.
Henri Fanthome Office for Architecture, HFOA, is a young design practice located in New Delhi, India. ´We work on projects as small as single furniture pieces and as large as urban design and everything in between,´ says the young architect Henri Fanthome, who spearheads the firm that has received the IAB Young Designers´ Citation in 2013