Voltas has launched an entire range of sleek room ACs in the premium and luxury segments. Among the new models is Vertis ‘Pristine’, a corner AC which is triangular in shape and has been designed to fit discreetly on the wall. Other new products include the Vertis ‘Panache’ with DC inverter technology, Vertis ‘Elan’, Vertis ‘Elite’, the new-look Vertis Gold and the flagship Vertis Plus. The Voltas range includes ‘Star Rated’ ACs in both Splits and Window models.

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Elegant blinds

Woven wooden blinds are now available at Artful Home on Avinashi Road. Made from prime-grade timber, the products are claimed to be 100 per cent natural and durable.

The product comes in many colours, weaves and mechanisms, and can be customised. The wooden blinds also come in light and shade style.

Each style allows you to decide how much light, heat or breeze you require for the room. Woven Wooden Blinds come in classic roll-up, flat fold roman, waterfall roman, top-down roman and dual roman designs. They are dust and moisture proof. For details, call: 0422-2249825 or 98422-23220.

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Trendy phone

Beetel has launched the CB 67000 Lazer, a slim cordless phone which is 17 mm thick with futuristic design. Priced at Rs. 2,695, the phone is equipped with power back-up feature, a two-way speaker, and a touch ‘n’ dial illuminated keypad. Available with dealers across the country.

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Comfy shoes

Adidas has launched the Bounce range in 12 attractive models.

With greater stability and comfort prices begin at Rs. 6,499 and are available for both men and women at Adidas outlets.

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Snack time

Kellog’s launches Kpak, the delectable snack with Kpak Chocos, Kpak Chocos Smacks and Kpak Chocos Planet and Stars. Kellogg’s Kpak is a healthy, tasty evening snack for children and is a great way to get your child to drink that second glass of milk. Available at all supermarkets for Rs. 10 per pack.

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New water heater

Racold has introduced the Primo water heater, which has features such as temperature regulation, corrosion resistant body, multi-function safety valve and hi-tech thermostat cut-out. Racold’s Primo is available in 35 and 50 litre capacities. The product is available across the country in all Racold authorised outlets and comes with a 2 year product guarantee. It is priced between Rs. 9,000 and Rs. 11,000.

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