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Gucci the most coveted brand; Indians rank third in brand consciousness

According to the survey conducted by The Nielsen Company, India ranked 3 rd after Greece and Hong Kong in the list of most fashion brand conscious countries in the world.

The survey found that, over 35% of Indian respondents agreed they spend money on luxury brands, most bought luxury brand was Calvin Klein with over 34% surveyed having purchased it at some point, Gucci ranked as the most coveted brand for Indians, other brands that Indian consumers spend most on are Diesel, Christian Dior and DKNY.

Indian Immigrant Entrepreneurship in US

A survey of 28,000 companies found that immigrants were key founders in more than a quarter of all the engineering and technology companies set up in the U.S. between 1995 and 2005.The new research–led by Vivek Wadhwa, an executive-in-residence at Duke University’s Pratt School of Engineering–and his team had counted $52 billion in annual sales by these immigrant-founded companies. Total employment at those companies: roughly 450,000.