Free Press Journal
  • Jammu is no more in Blue Star’s expansion plans

    New Delhi : Air-conditioner maker Blue Star said it has called off plans to set up a manufacturing unit in Samba, Jammu due to non-availability of fiscal incentives.

  • A hot topic of doubling farmer's income through cold chain

    FPJ and Moneycontrol Forum: Doubling farmer’s income through cold chain

    It is an irony for India which has a wide variety of horticultural crops, but only a very small portion of its crops moves efficiently and profitably across the nation. The cold chain industry is critical for the effective movement of these crops. It has seen investment but somehow the desired effectiveness is yet to be attained. In order to discuss the future of the cold chain, Free Press Journal and Moneycontrol

  • Cold chain sector is growing at a CAGR of 15 per cent: Blue Star’s Thiagarajan

    Mumbai : There is a constant growth that is taking place in the cold chain sector. Presently, the sector is growing at a CAGR of 15 per cent, said B Thiagarajan, joint managing director of Blue Star. Even as the cold chain sector keeps growing every year, the demand for the cold chain system comes primarily from dairy, ice cream, pharma etc.

  • Cold chain sector is growing at a CAGR of 15 per cent: Blue Star’s Thiagarajan

    Mumbai: There is a constant growth that is taking place in the cold chain sector. Presently, the sector is growing at a CAGR of 15 per cent, said B Thiagarajan, joint managing director of Blue Star. Even as the cold chain sector keeps growing every year, the demand for the cold chain system comes primarily from dairy, ice cream, pharma etc

  • UK ‘borrows’ files linked to Operation Blue Star

    London : The UK Foreign Office on Friday admitted removing from the National Archives a number of files on the India-UK relations in the 1980s, including some related to the Operation Blue Star, prompting a Sikh group to demand an independent investigation into the matter.  The files were released by the National Archives under the 30-year declassification rules earlier this year.

  • Will challenge Rs 136 cr tax order: Blue Star

    New Delhi: Air-conditioner and commercial refrigeration maker Blue Star said it will challenge a Rs 135.72 crore service tax and penalty imposed on it at an “appropriate forum” saying it was a “patently erroneous” step by tax authorities.

  • Parkash Singh Badal

    Punjab to make efforts to bring Blue Star artefacts: Parkash Singh Badal

    Rakhra (Patiala): Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal today said that the state government was making persistent efforts with the Centre to bring back the books, rare manuscripts and other artifacts taken away by the Indian Army from Sikh Reference Library in Amritsar during the Operation Blue Star.

  • Smartphones hitting AC sales: Blue Star

    Kolkata: Increasing smartphone sales are hitting the air-conditioner (AC) business as households are spending a larger share of their disposable income on trendy gadgets than consumer durables, a senior industry player said here Wednesday.