iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus arrive at Ingram Micro on Friday, 29th Sep

Ingram Micro India Pvt. Ltd. today announced it will offer the new generation iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. Customers will be able to pre-order iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus beginning Friday, 22 September at our partner stores and both will be available in stores starting on Friday, 29 September. For complete pricing details, please visit www.imonline.co.in

iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus are a new generation of iPhone featuring a new glass and aluminum design in three beautiful finishes – space gray, silver and a new gold – made with the most durable glass ever in a smartphone, Retina HD displays, A11 Bionic chip and is designed for the ultimate augmented experience. The world’s most popular camera gets even better and wireless charging brings a powerful new capability to iPhone. iPhone 8 Plus features dual 12-megapixel cameras and introduces Portrait mode with Portrait Lighting, bringing dramatic studio lighting effects to iPhone, allowing customers to capture stunning portraits with a shallow depth of field effect in five different lighting styles.

Additionally, iPhone X, the future of the smartphone, will be available to pre-order at our partner stores on Friday, 27 October. iPhone X features a gorgeous all-glass and stainless steel design with a beautiful 5.8-inch (14.73cm) Super Retina display, A11 Bionic chip, wireless charging, an improved rear camera with dual optical image stabilization and Face ID, enabled by the new TrueDepth camera.

The iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus will launch on Friday, 29 September at 1,500+ stores across India. The launch will be supported by high-decibel events and marketing activations through various media vehicles.

For more details on pricing, please visit www.imonline.co.in For more details on iPhone please visit www.apple.com

Chef Sanjeev Kapoor inaugurates Wonderchef Store and encourages the budding Chefs of Gurugram

Gurugram, 17th September 2017

Usually Chefs cook for foodies and food lovers but this time it was turn of foodies of Gurugram to turn chef and cook for celebrity Chef Sanjeev Kapoor and impress him. This interesting event was organized at Wonderchef Outlet in Gurugram where more than 30 finalists who were selected presented their recipes and delicious dishes to Chef. A week long contest COOK FOR ME was launched by Wonderchef and Sanjeev Kapoor where 100s of people participated and submitted their recipes.

Wonderchef, which is India’s favorite brand of healthy cooking, opened its first store in Gurugram today which is its first Exclusive Brand Outlet (EBO) of North India. First of its kind store offers a wide range of innovative and easy to use appliances which not only enhance the beauty of kitchen but also help to cook healthy and tasty food without any hassle and also reduce the cooking time too.

The one-of-its kind competition, which was designed to provide platform to amateur chefs and food lovers to showcase their culinary talent through LIVE cooking on ‘innovative and healthy food”, witnessed huge audience on Sunday. Chef along with renowned Food Entrepreneur and Managing Director of Wonderchef Ravi Saxena, Marketing Head Mukti Saxena and their team selected the real Wonderchef amongst hundreds of participants.

On this occasion of Store launch, Mr. Ravi Saxena, Managing Director, Wonderchef said, “Wonderchef has grown into a trusted & the most loved brand of cookware and healthy appliances in the country. With the motto of Eat Healthy & Live Healthy today we have entered the fastest growing city of Haryana. City’s lifestyle is very fast, so people of the city have very less time for cooking. Being a leading player of the country it is our responsibility to educate the people about what they eat, how they eat and what is healthy? On the basis of our R&D and experience of Chef we made Wonderchef a, unique brand amongst others. Everything we would do over the next three years would be in this direction till the time we are one of the top 3 players in kitchenware industry in India’’.

Chef Sanjeev Kapoor who judged the recipes and gave away prizes to winner said “I am very happy and overwhelmed to see the enthusiasm and zeal of the people of Gurugram. It gives me immense pleasure to see an evolving cooking culture with such innovative recipes. Wonderchef is committed to empowering and educating the women by enabling them to cook healthy”.

The winners of the contest were Reeta Arora, Anju was 1st st runner up and Rajni Anand was the 2nd runner-up for this live cooking competition that was held at Wonderchef Store, Galleria Market, Gurugram.

VML INDIA NAMED DIGITAL CREATIVE AGENCY FOR MARICO’S PARACHUTE ADVANSED HAIR OIL

September, 2017: VML India has been named the Digital Creative agency of record (AoR )for Marico’s Parachute Advansed Hair Oil Portfolio. The mandate won includes digital activation for the brands in the Parachute Advansed Hair Oil portfolio.

Marico Limited is one of India’s leading consumer products companies operating in the beauty and wellness space and Parachute Advansed is a household name and brand in hair care in India. As the category gets re-defined and faces competition not just from other hair oils, but the larger hair care industry, Parachute Advansed has diversified their product portfolio to suit the varied needs of their consumers. The product portfolio includes Parachute Advansed Coconut Hair Oil, Parachute Advansed Aloe Vera Enriched Coconut Hair Oil, Parachute Advansed Ayurvedic Hair Oil, Parachute Advansed Deep Conditioning Hot Oil & Parachute Advansed Jasmine Hair Oil.

VML India will lead the digital & social strategy for the entire portfolio, with an aim to create differentiated conversations with the sub-segments each product speaks to. The agency will be collaborating with the brand to define the role of digital for each product within the Parachute Advansed Hair Oil portfolio, aimed towards building brand preference & affinity. Another important area of focus for VML will be driving the brands’ strategy in 3rd party e-commerce, to improve visibility and creating personalised shopping preferences.

Udit Bhambri (Head of VML India) said “To be able to work with a brand like Parachute Advanased is an honor. We very much look forward to partnering the brand with our digital expertise, to drive both consumer share of mind and wallet.”
About VML: Founded in 1992, is a full service digital agency is a part of WPP Group. It has won 5 Cannes in 2015. VML delivers creative solutions at the intersection of marketing and technology. There are about 2,500+ VMLers around the select countries that service more than 150 client partners. Striving to be your marketing partner in an increasingly digital world. VML is a global marketing agency that delivers forward-thinking ideas and solutions for the world’s most influential brands, including: ICICI Bank, Mahindra & Mahindra, Revlon, Dell, INSEAD, Changi Airport and Mattel in India. VML present in: ATLANTA, BEIJING, BOGOTÁ, BOSTON, CAPE TOWN, CHICAGO, JAKARTA, JOHANNESBURG, KALAMAZOO, KANSAS CITY, KRAKOW, LONDON, MILAN, MUMBAI, NEW DELHI, NEW YORK, SÃO PAULO, SEATTLE, SHANGHAI, SINGAPORE, SYDNEY, TOKYO, WARSAW, WHITE SALMON.

Website: www.whitemarquesolutions.com

Say Hello to the S1, C1 and P1!

New Delhi, September 8 , 2017: COMIO enters the Indian market with the launch of its flagship handsets S1 and P1 along with the third smartphone, C1. Building on the legacy of its manufacturer – Topwise Communication, COMIO smartphones have been designed keeping the Indian consumer in mind with a range of innovative, technologically advanced and user friendly features and products. Headquartered in New Delhi, the brand seeks to cater to the mid-level segment which is the fastest growing smartphone segment in the country.

The Phones-
Celebration of design: The COMIO S1 sports a metal unibody with curved edges and is available in two colour variants – Royal Black and Sunrise Gold. The USP of the handset lies in its slim design and metallic finish which makes this phone easy to carry and visually appealing in equal measures. One can unleash their inner photographer with a 13-megapixel Auto focus with flash rear camera and 8-megapixel selfie camera that accentuates every intricate detail. Paired with a 5.2-inch HD IPS display, front finger print sensor, 2GB RAM and a 2700mAh battery that makes COMIO S1 a device worth buying.

Long lasting battery life: The COMIO P1 is packed with a 5000 mAh battery that’s built to last. Available in a Metal Grey and Sunrise Gold colour variants, it comes in a metal body with a dual-SIM phone offering, 5.5-inch HD IPS display screen, finger print sensor, 3 GB RAM, 13-megapixel Autofocus with flash rear camera and 8-megapixel selfie camera with screen flash. The smartphone ensures 24 hours talk time and 30-day standby time.

Exhilarating audio: The COMIO C1 sporting a metal frame comes with Hi-fi music that offers consumers a multidimensional cinematic listening experience, bringing them closer to the action, delivering extraordinary sound quality. Whether listening via the stereo speakers or headphones, even the most discerning music fans will be blown away by the sound quality. The COMIO C1 will be available in Mellow Gold and Space Black variants and comes with 32 GB internal memory, 5-inch HD IPS display and 8-megapixel autofocus with flash rear camera with 5-megapixel selfie camera.

All the three smartphones run on a Quad-core 64 bit Mediatek chipset, with 32GB internal memory and are 4G VoLTE enabled. Designed to deliver, our COMIO smartphones is a perfect balance of powerful performance, fast connectivity and better battery life.
The devices are also embedded with the Freezer and Clone Application. The Freezer app allows you to as many applications as you wish without the worry of space constraints whereas the Clone app makes sure that all that data from your device is backed up at all times. The Clone app also allows for ease of transfer of data from one handset to another.

COMIO smartphones come with the valuable anti-theft feature preloaded in all handsets. In case of any suspicious activity, SIM based alerts are shared with the registered mobile number. One of the interesting feature of Anti-theft is the image click seek, wherein when someone tries to unlock the device by trying to break the pattern or PIN, the device will automatically take the image of the unauthorized person. Other options include the lock and unlock feature, shutdown blocker, data back up, and SIM related functions.

The COMIO support
To celebrate their arrival in the market, COMIO is also offering its customers a very special after-sales service. COMIO will be offering 30 day DOA, a special buy back and upgrade offer allowing you to upgrade your old smartphone. The COMIO upgrade offer, allows you an assured 40% return on your
old COMIO phone (Not more than 12 months old) which will be given if you want to upgrade you existing COMIO phone. Applicable through www.comio.in only.
Additionally, all three smartphones also come with a free one-time screen replacement warranty within six months of purchase to supplement the one-year + 100 days’ extra manufacturer warranty.

The campaign – ‘Don’t listen Kar Daal’
COMIO’s launch campaign, ‘Don’t listen Kar Daal’ is inspired by the youth of today that are willing to take on risks and go beyond the ordinary. Designed to connect with the youth of our nation, COMIO smartphones aim to empower them with the power of highest memory, camera, battery life and tons of features. The campaign will connect with the youth through social media channels and on-ground activations.

Mr. Sumit Sehgal, Chief Marketing Officer, COMIO India said on the launch, “We are a brand that wants to work very closely with the youth, we want to lead their lives, culturally be with them and understand their sentiment. There are tons of examples in the country today of people that have gone with their heart, taken the risk and today are a big success stories. Through our very first campaign, we will build a relationship with the youth and connect with them one-on-one.”

The COMIO smartphones will be available at all key retail stores from the coming week in North India and will be available from third week of September in West India. Below are the prices:

COMIO P1 INR 9,999/-
COMIO S1 INR 8,999 /-
COMIO C1 INR 5,999 /-

COMIO will also have an exclusive data tie-up with Reliance Jio, which will offer packages with additional data benefit, especially designed for the youth. With a recharge of Rs.309 or above, consumers will get a 5 GB additional data voucher on their handset.

About COMIO India
COMIO smartphones entered the Indian market in May 2017. Building on the legacy of its manufacturer-Topwise Communication, COMIO smartphones have been designed keeping the Indian consumer in mind. Headquartered in New Delhi, the brand caters to the mid-level segment which is the fastest growing in India through a range of innovative, technologically advanced and user friendly products. The brand launched its first smartphone in China in 2015.
For more information – http://www.COMIO.in/