Indian Brands- II
This is a sequel to the page ‘Indian Brands” . In this page you will find questions from April 2012 to March 2013 related to Indian brands that appeared in the Weekly Business Quizzes.
Mahindra recently launched its electric vehicle Mahindra E2O…Expand E2O.
Ans. Energy to Oxygen
In the hindi movie Mere Dad ki Maruti which model of Maruti is central to story?
Ans. Maruti Ertiga
Connect Domino’s, McDonalds and Snickers …
Ans. All use Hunger as the theme in their ads
Which brand of water filter provided water to all the visitors of the Kumbh Mela ?
Ans. Tata Swach
As per the recent sales numbers of luxury cars in India what is the pecking order from highest to lowest of MERC, BMW, AUDI & Jaguar
Ans. BMW, Audi, Merc and Jaguar
Which brand is behind the Red Rickshaw Revolution which is starting a journey from Delhi to Mumbai today showcasing + stories about women ?
Which brand uses the tag line ‘mummygiri nahin chalegi’ ?
With Ranbir Kapoor becoming the face of Pepsi, what drink is Shah Rukh Khan endorsing now ?
What % of branded liquor sold in India is accounted for by Whisky ? A. 70% B.60% C.50 % D.40 %
Ans. B. 60 %
Which car co would be launching a new model called AMAZE in India soon ?
Which brand is doing a teaser campaign using the hashtag
#inViratsHead on the social media ?
Ans. Cinthol Deo
As per Nokia which is the largest selling touch phone in India and many countries in this part of the world ?
Ans. Nokia Asha 305
Sachin Bansal of Flipkart says success in E-Commerce comes from taking care of 3 factors. Name them.
Ans. Service, selection and Price
Which co runs the helpline for unwanted pregnancy in the website http://www.i-canhelp.in ?
Ans. Piramal Healthcare.
What is unique about the REX range of smartphones launched by Samsung in India ?
Ans. First smartphone designed in India for the Indian market
Which Bollywood entertainment co started as a book library started by Shethia and Maroo families in Mumbai ?
Ans. Shemaroo entertainment
____ is to India, what Coca Cola is to US. Name India’s no 1 FMCG brand in terms of sales value.
Ans. All are run by agrawal entrepreneurs, known for their business acumen
Which online portal has created a character called Sharman Bose, Master of dating gyaan ?
Karan Johar is associated with coffee thru his TV show Koffee with Karan. Which brand of coffee has used Karan Johar ?
Ans. Nescafe Gold
Why does Gutkha ban spell windfall for cosmetics maker Emami ?
Ans. Menthol is an essential ingredient , whose prices have fallen because of the ban.
Which brand has been named as India’s Buzziest brand byhttp://afaqs.com an advertising industry web-site ?
Indian Captain MS Dhoni has been named as Vice President in which co recently ?
Ans. India Cements
To which business group does Eureka Forbes the co known for Aquaguard water purifiers belong ?
Ans. Shapoorji Pallonji group
Which brand introduced mobile phones with dual SIM and 30 day battery recharge for the first time in India ?
Who is the title sponsor for University Cricket Championship (UCC) ?
Which are the top 3 brands of bathing soaps in the Indian market ?
Ans. Lux, Lifebuoy and Santoor
Who has launched a music label to promote quality music under the name of LM Music ?
Ans. Lata Mangeshkar
If Katrina is the face of Slice, who will be the face of Maaza ?
Ans. Parineeti Chopra and Imran Khan
Kingfisher airlines has provided the Kingfisher brand as one of the collaterals to the lenders for its huge debt. What is its value ?
Ans. Rs 3000 crore valued by Grant Thornton.
Twigs from which tree were recommended by Prophet Muhammad for brushing. It is also a brand.
Who are the title sponsors of Hockey India League ?
Ans. Hero MotoCorp
There are 21 car manufacturers in India in 2012. How many models are sold in India ?
Ans. East India Distillers
One of the early brands of Wipro has been sold to Cargill India. Name the brand.
Which Indian co is the largest tractor manufacturer in the world ?
Ans. Mahindra and Mahindra
Which recently released movie has been given two awards by Indian govt for promoting Indian tourism ?
Ans. Life of Pi
Who is the new face of Revital after Yuvraj Singh ?
Ans. Salman Khan
The first cola brand from Parles was not Thums Up. What was the name of the first cola launched by them in 1949 ?
Ans. Gluco Cola
Parle G is the world’s largest selling biscuit by volume. In 1929, it was launched as a substitute for an imported brand. Name it.
Biscuit market pref have changed in last two years.Glucose is.now no 3. Which are the first two?
Ans. Cookies and Cream
Connect the brands Maruti Astar, Xylys, Tata Motors, Omron to a celebrity.
What was the brand of Whisky which Diageo had in India before it decided to quit in 2002 ?
Ans. Gilbey’s Green Label
Which MNC chain has launched Indian desserts like Coconut Rossogollas, Petal Gulab Jamuns , Motichoor for the season in India ?
Ans. Dunkin Donut
Deepika Padukone : Sony Cybershot, Priyanka Chopra | Nikon, Anushka Sharma : which brand ?
Ans. Canon compact
With which Indian cricketer would you associate SPORTSFIT ?
Ans. MS Dhoni
The old refrigerator brand Kelvinator has been relaunched.who owns the brand now ?
Ans. Verghese Kurien
What is the new name of the company Cadbury India ?
Saina Nehwal has signed the biggest contract for a non-cricketer. Who is managing her endorsements ?
Ans. Rhiti sports management
As per the Indian FDI policy for insurance, FDI is allowed only upto 26%. Aviva is a British company/brand. Name its Indian partner who owns 74%.
FDI in retail is not allowed as per current Govt. of India policy. With which Indian group is Wal-Mart, getting ready to launch in India as soon as it is announced.
Which Indian group had set up JVS with many internal majors fan later broke it. With GE, P&G, Sara lee, Pillsbury, etc?
Honda entered India through many JVs. With Honda for motorcycles, with Kinetic for scooters, with whom did they tie-up for cars?
Ans. Shriram Industrial Enterprises Litd
Tokio Insurance has a JV with IFFCO for General Insurance. With whom do they have a JV for Life Insurance?
Which website is India’s largest music service ?
Which Indian company is the world’s largest manufacturer of cricket gear ?
Ans. SG Sanspareils Greenlands often mistaken with Sunny Gavaskar
Which retail chain started life as a butter manufacturer in Ooty in 1905 by Muthuswami Mudaliar ?
Name this accomplished B & W fashion photographer who created the landmark Kama Sutra campaign in ’90s who passed away.
Ans. Prabuddha Dasgupta
What item of everyday use was distributed by the producers of Gangs of Wasseypur as a promotion ?
What is the unique credit of Jaiwant Paul who read Economics in St Stephens College in 1949 ?
Ans.First Indian mgnt trainee of Hind Lever
What was the name given to a private station started by M V Gopalaswamy in Mysore in Pre independence India ?
Ans. Akashvani, later adopted by All India Radio as its name
With which airline was the Haryana minister Gopal Kanda associated ?
Ans. MDLR airlines
For which TV ad campaign has film director Anurag Kashyap appeared recently ?
Ans. Cadbury’s dairy milk eclairs
Rahul Da Cunha, Manish Jhaveri and Jayant Rane are the crack creative team for which advertising campaign ?
Ans. Amul butter
Before ‘Utterly Butterly Amul” what was the tagline for AMUL Butter ?
Ans. Purely the Best
Who are the people behind the regional airline Air Mantra ?
Ans. The Singhs of Religare
What is being packed and sold in tetrapaks by a veterinary college in Wayand district of Kerala hat Rs 5 per litre ?
Ans. Cow urine as pesticide
The small pack revolution now comes to liquor. What small size bottles are being used by Bacardi, Teachers etc to boost sales ?
Ans. 60ML, 90 ml
For which popular brand did kishore Kumar appear in an ad ?
Which ’80s classic Hindi comedy had Dipti Naval playing a door-to-sakesperson selling Chamko detergent ? This is being remade
Ans. Chashme Buddoor
What was the earlier name of SML Isuzu Limited ?
Ans. Swaraj Mazda Limited
Which brand of mixie an affiliate of Philips got badly affected bcoz of Jayalalithaa’s freebie schemes in TN ?
McDowells becomes the 2nd brand to reach 2 Billion $ in retail sales in India. Which was the first ?
Name the apex agency in India that gives products Halal certification.
Ans. Halal India
Which type of biscuits are very popular from Kayani bakery of Pune ?
Ans. Shrewsbury biscuits
After it’s split with TATA Motors where has Fiat started it’s first independent dealership ?
Who are the Partners of Dunkin Donuts in India ?
Ans. Jubilant Foodworks
Which brand of condoms has signed up Sunny Leone for endorsing their product ?
Ans. Manforce condoms
What govt measure will make it diffcult for Benson and Hedges or Marlboro to be available in local shops in India ?
Ans. Ban on import of cigarettes
Which brand of fans has an unusual celebrity Rajesh Khanna endorsing it ?
Which 4200 cr company was started by school dropouts Soundarrajan and Sunderrajan in Udumalpet near Coimbatore ?
– Compiled by G.Mohan Twitter handle @go_mohan.
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