Chennai: Mr. G. Rajendran of GR Thangamaligai was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award for outstanding contribution to the Jewellery Industry by Retail Jewellers. Mr. Ananthapadmanabhan received the award in Mumbai on his behalf. Mr. Rajendran had established GR Thangamaligai in 1964 and it has been one of the leading jewellery houses in South India ever since.
GR Thangamaligai has won prestigious awards for ‘Best Diamond Showroom’ in the city given by DTC-De Beers before and has been certified as South India’s No.1 jewellery store. The showroom has also been awarded the ‘Best Platinum showroom’ in India and got the ‘Best Innovation award.’ Retail Jeweller Awards is the Indian Subcontinents Oscars for the $12 billion retail jewellery industry. Since its inception in January 2004, the remarkable growth witnessed by the Retail Management Group (RMG), is ample evidence of the crucial role that it continues to play in the rapidly changing US$ 12 billion retail jewellery business environment in India. In 2007, they launched The Retail Jeweller International for the $12 billion Middle East jewellery industry.
It is worth mentioning that The Retail Jeweller International delivers insights to affluent retailers and professionals to make the most of technology thus enabling them to increase business efficiencies. Nevertheless, the 4th Retail Jeweller Awards were designed to inspire creative excellence in retail and were bound to be bestowed on the most trusted name in jewellery for over four decades - GR Thangamaligai.
GRT Thangamaligai is at:
136 Usman Road, T. Nagar,
Ph: 24345042 / 52/ 62
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