Bharti EasyDay kicks off in India

New Delhi: Bharti Retail's c-store chain in India will be called Bharti EasyDay. The first of five stores will open on 2 April with four situated in Ludhiana and one in Chandigarh, according to local reports. The stores are expected to be similar to those of rival chain Reliance Retail and will be about 3,000 sq ft. The move is part of a joint venture with retail giant Wal-Mart to open stores and a cash & carry business in India.