Read and shield

M aui Jim, the polarised sunglass makers have launched two new sunglasses under their new range Maui Readers — called Makaha & Ho'opika. These two new sunglasses sun readers for men and women offer patented PolarizedPlus2 UV and glare protection. All Maui Jim sunglasses starts from Rs. 5790.


T TK Prestige has launched ‘Microchef, a pressure cooker specifically designed for microwave ovens. Available at all leading kitchen stores Prestige Microchef preserves the nutrients that are otherwise lost using an open vessel in a microwave oven.

Safe lights

W ipro Consumer Care and Lighting, the FMCG arm of Wipro Ltd has launched LED rechargeable lanterns. The lanterns are available in three configurations — solar, rechargeable and dry cell. They are also environmentally-friendly and last up to 30000 hours.

Compared to kerosene lamps and petromax lamps, LED lanterns, do not emit dangerous fumes, do not carry the risk of fire, do not generate heat and are easy to carry.

Shoot well

N ikon India announced the launch of DX format D3100. The camera is equipped with a new CMOS image sensor and a new image-processing engine that enable capture of high-definition images. A new DX-format CMOS image sensor developed by Nikon and the new image-processing engine, EXPEED 2, have been adopted for the new D3100. The D3100 is priced at Rs. 27,250 and D3100 kit (with 18-55mm VR lens) at an MRP of Rs. 32, 950.

Fashion by W

U pdate your wardrobe with the new collection from W. The W's stylish, ready-to-wear range features kurtas in fusion styles. The new kurta range is priced between Rs. 799 and /- to Rs.1,299 and is available at all W stores and leading retailers across the country.

New models

S amsung India has launched nine new models in washing machines category with 6.2kg - 7.5kg capacity which ensures long lasting germ-free, stain-free and odour-free clothes. The Company has also signed up Bollywood superstar Priyanka Chopra as its new Brand Ambassador. They are priced between Rs. 10,690 and Rs.25,990. Semi automatic washers are available in capacities between 6.2Kg and 8Kg, priced between Rs. 7,000 and Rs. 10,200.

What's your choice?

Tata Sky has introduced TruChoice, which gives its customers the option to view channels according to their taste, budget, and language or genre preferences. They need not pay for the unwanted channels any more.

All subscribers of TruChoice will also get two regional language packs of their choice free of cost for a lifetime.

For strong hair

Dove has been re-launched, in a refreshing new package. The new Dove Haircare is a range of damage repair solutions that deeply protect, nourish and reconstruct hair, leaving it beautifully soft and smooth. While the shampoo is priced at Rs. 3 for 8 ml; Rs 64 for 100 ml; Rs. 117 for 200 ml and Rs. 205 for 375 ml, the conditioner is priced at Rs. 4 for 7.5 ml, Rs. 69 for 90 ml and Rs. 125 for 180 ml.

Festive promotion

R eliance Trends announced its festive season promotion and also kicked off its new campaign, ‘Sirf Dikhne Me Mehenga'. As part of the promotion, customers who shop for Rs. 2,000 will get gift coupons worth Rs.1, 000 and who shop for Rs. 3, 000 will get gift coupons worth Rs. 2, 000. That's not all, an extra gift coupon worth Rs. 500 will also be awarded to the customer if he/she shops using an ICICI Bank Credit Card or Debit Card.

Shop with Kareena

G rab a Sony Ericsson phone this season, and you may just win a shopping spree offer accompanied by none other than the Sony Ericsson brand ambassador Kareena Kapoor, complete with Rs. 5 lakh in shopping money!

The campaign is on till November 7, 2010 and one can submitan entry via SMS on why they wish to go shopping with Kareena - for a grand lucky draw.