Kirana stores record steep increase in sales of essentials: Study

MAY 5, 2020 HINDU BUSINESSLINE:: There has been a steep increase in sales of essentials from kirana stores. It was as high as 30 per cent per of consumers in mid-March onwards, and then further rose by another 30 per cent by March end. But in the past few weeks, it recorded a slight dip…

Kirana stores look at streamlining supply chains

April 22, 2020 DECCAN HERALD: A report by retail-tech start-up Snapbizz on the impact of Kirana shopping has revealed a spike in the number of bills generated in the beginning and middle of March. This number, the report states, saw a drop during the lockdown initially, but picked up over the Easter weekend. This was…