We enable the growth of the ICT and electronics industry in West Bengal

There was a time when West Bengal was one of the leading commercial hubs in India and was extremely industrialised. But, industries started moving away. The electronics industry suffered major setbacks in the region. To counter this scenario, the...

A robust home automation product should be based on simplified design protocols

With the growing demand for smart homes and appliances, many chipset manufacturers have started to design low cost SoC (System-on-Chip) modules suitable for different applications. In a discussion with Deepshikha Shukla of the EFY Group, Karan Kumar, co-founder and...

“Net metering and central financial assistance will provide the ultimate push to rooftop solar...

Rooftop solar systems provide clean energy, resulting in multiple environmental and monetary benefits. To actually enjoy these benefits, the Indian government should set up stricter norms to avoid heavy reliance on fossil fuels in the power industry. Besides, the...

“Having people in an organisation who always agree with you on everything is highly...

Simarpreet Singh, founder-director of Hartek Solar, joined the family business with the hope of doing something remarkable for society. The hard and valuable work did not go unnoticed, and he was listed among the prestigious ‘Forbes 30 Under 30...

The Indian surveillance market is expected to reach US$ 2.4 billion by 2020

The rise of global terrorism and other crimes has strengthened the Indian IP surveillance market. The government has also undertaken various initiatives to install surveillance cameras in important public places. Reports claim that over two million surveillance products were...

“Excellent Leadership Is The Key To Our Continued Success”

The success strategies, growth mantras, and the culture of innovation of established players like Rohde & Schwarz in competitive markets like electronics, are fascinating subjects for anyone interested in this dynamic sector. Baishakhi Dutta of the EFY Group spoke...

Atomberg’s Founder Share Tips On How To Succeed As A Consumer Electronics Startup

Atomberg has recently received an undisclosed amount of funding from Hero Group’s Suman Kant Munjal, and is heading towards a turnover of ₹ 100 crores this year. Mukul Yudhveer Singh from the EFY Group spoke to Sibabrata Das, co-founder,...

“Our plan is that anything the consumer buys from Havells should be Internet ready...

As the Indian electronics manufacturing sector grows, we look at examples of firms that are not only manufacturing in India, but do so at standards that allow them to compete globally. Nijhum Rudra from Electronics Bazaar speaks with Vivek...

“Even as the government makes all the effort to promote LED lighting, the highest...

Navitas is the LED lighting brand of Zero Systems, an electronics/embedded product design and manufacturing company. The company has over 30 years’ experience in the field of data processing and, more recently, in the design of LED signage systems....

‘Female Entrepreneurs Face Similar Challenges Everywhere’

Indian women are lagging behind in construction, manufacturing and technology sectors. Putting greater emphasis on STEM and digital literacy in education and early training programs for women may help improve the ratio, says entrepreneur Shanu Mehta.  Today, Indian women are...

“The number of humans that robots replace is not the formula for calculating ROI”

Automation is the next big industrial trend that will drive factories and production units. But a lot of questions about unmanned factory floors are yet to be answered, such as what will the capex and opex of such technologies...

“Technologies like AI and ML are giving a new direction to manufacturers in 2019”

India is gradually transforming into a potent and lucrative business destination for foreign players. The electronics industry is booming, with world-class work being done at the local level. Mitsubishi is a well-known brand that has identified great business opportunities...

The government should simplify the process of setting up manufacturing plants in India

India’s consumer electronics market is highly competitive, with big and small players entering the domain regularly. Yet, India has barely touched the tip of the iceberg in terms of domestic manufacturing. Manoj Kumar Pansari, chairman and managing director, Astrum,...

“I had love for electronics but I was a marine engineer by profession”

Ever wondered if you would have the courage to stake everything you owned when the right opportunity came your way? Vijay Mansukhani, MD, Onida Group, in an exclusive interaction with Baishakhi Dutta of the EFY Group, talks about how...

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