More's the pitta

27 November 2006 By John Foley

The UK retail giant may have lost out on a contract with mooted partner Bharti to step into India s £120bn retail sector. But in retail, being first isn t always best. And India has plenty more rich familyowned conglomerates to go around. The UK retail giant may have lost out on a contract with mooted partner Bharti to get a foothold in India s $210bn retail sector. But in retail, being first isn t always best. And India has plenty more rich familyowned conglomerates to go around.

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