Tata Motors passenger and commercial vehicle total sales (including exports) in February 2017 stood at 47,573 vehicles, higher by 2% over 46,674 vehicles sold in February 2016. The company’s domestic sales of Tata commercial and passenger vehicles for February 2017 were at 42,679 units, higher by 3%, over 41,532 units, in February 2016. Cumulative sales (including exports) of the company for the fiscal was at 485,415 units, higher by 6% over 458,648 vehicles, sold last year. The company’s sales from exports stood at 4,894 units in February 2017, a decline of 5% (owing to lower PV shipment) compared to 5,142 vehicles sold in February 2016. The cumulative sales from exports for the fiscal was at 58,362 units, higher by 13%, over 51,679 units, sold last year.
Hero MotoCorp, the world’s largest two-wheeler manufacturer, has reported sales of 524,766 units of two-wheelers in the month of February. The company continues to command a dominant share in the domestic two-wheeler market. The company had sold 550,992 units in the corresponding month last year (February 2016). Majority of Hero two-wheelers had already been made BS IV compliant quite some time back and the company has fully transitioned to producing only BS IV vehicles across the range from March 1, 2017.
Lupin has launched its Clobetasol Propionate Topical Solution USP, 0.05% having received an approval from the United States Food and Drug Administration (USFDA) earlier to market a generic version of Fougera Pharmaceuticals’ Temovate (clobetasol propionate) Scalp Application, 0.05%. Lupin’s Clobetasol Propionate Topical Solution USP, 0.05% is an AT rated generic equivalent of Fougera Pharmaceuticals’ Temovate (clobetasol propionate) Scalp Application, 0.05%. It is indicated for short-term topical treatment of inflammatory and pruritic manifestations of moderate to severe corticosteroid-responsive dermatoses of the scalp. Temovate Clobetasol Propionate Scalp Application had US sales of $64.1 million as per IMS MAT December 2016.
TVS Motor Company has posted sales of 211,470 units in the month of February 2017 as against 219,467 units recorded in the month of February 2016. Total two-wheelers registered sales of 206,247 units in February 2017 as against 211,148 units in February 2016. Domestic two-wheelers recorded sales of 172,611 units in February 2017 as against 183,199 units recorded in February 2016. Scooters sales grew by 2.9% from 67,089 units in the month of February 2016 to 69,020 units in the month of February 2017. Motorcycles recorded sales of 58,994 units in February 2017 as against 77,093 units registered in the month of February 2016. Three-wheeler of the Company registered sales of 5,223 units in February 2017 as against 8,319 units in February 2016.
Trigyn Technologies’ wholly-owned subsidiary - Trigyn Technologies, Inc., has been awarded a twelve year Indefinite Quantity Fixed Price & Time & Materials, Consulting & Technical Services IT Contract by the State of Maryland’s Department of Information Technology. The contract award covers Functional Areas, which include, Enterprise Service Provider, Web & Internet Services, Electronic Document Management, Geographical Information Systems, Software Engineering, Systems/Facilities Management and Maintenance, Information System Security, Application Service Provider etc.
Jagran Prakashan’s subsidiary - Music Broadcast has commenced broadcast from its Radio Station at Bikaner (which was acquired under Phase III auctions held last financial year). The frequency for Bikaner location is 91.1 F.M. Last month, the company had commenced broadcast from its radio station at Madhurai.
Eveready Industries India has entered into air purifiers segment by launching two models of air purifiers, under the brand name 'Eveready Appliances'. Both these models are equipped with Activated Carbon Filter, HEPA filter and UV sterilization for ensuring cleaner air. These air purifiers have been specifically designed for Indian conditions and will be available on e-retail, modern retail as well as the traditional forms of retail.
D-Link India’s subsidiary - TeamF1 Networks (TeamF1) has entered into partnership with Reliance Jio Infocomm (Jio), a subsidiary of Reliance Industries (RIL) for delivering a state-of-the-art home gateway solution, joint reference solutions for seamless connected-home experience for Media, Television (IPTV, STB), Telephone (VoIP), Gaming and Internet. The Home Gateway Solution (HGW) is a comprehensive turnkey software package from TeamF1 enabling the next-generation of rich, auto-provisioned residential gateways and CPE routers deployed by Jio. The partnership of Jio and TeamF1 offers HGW with capabilities like media storage / sharing, control of other DLNA and VoIP devices, home automation, security and lighting control. The partnership has evolved over the past 4+ years.
Escorts Agri machinery segment (EAM), a subsidiary of Escorts, in February 2017 sold 4,247 tractors, a growth of 29.5 percent against 3,280 tractors sold in February 2016. Domestic tractor sales for the month of February 2017 stood at 4,104 tractors against 3,190 tractors in February 2016. Export for the month of February 2017 was up by 59 percent at 143 tractors against 90 tractors in February 2016.