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*SAIL’s former CMD Anil Chaudhary joins Primus Partners as Advisor           New Delhi, Jan 14 (PTI) Advisory firm Primus Partners has roped in former CMD of SAIL Anil Kumar Chaudhary as its advisor.

         “A widely acknowledged industry leader, Anil Kumar Chaudhary has joined us as an advisor to support our growth journey and leadership on strategic initiatives,” the company said in a statement.

        Chaudhary is the former Chairman and Managing Director (CMD) of Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL). He comes with a vast experience of fields like finance, marketing, operations, projects, personnel among others, it said.

         He is also the chairman of metals and minerals committee of industry body PHDCCI (PHD Chambers of Commerce and Industry).

*** *Samsung to launch new models of dishwashers on Amazon Consumer electronics major Samsung on Friday said it is expanding its range of dishwashers in India. It will launch two more models of dishwashers on the leading e-commerce platform Amazon during its upcoming ‘Great Republic Day Sale’.

These dishwashers start at a price of Rs 38,990 and Rs 35,990, respectively .

“We are confident that this new range available on Amazon will help consumers upgrade their lifestyles and offer high levels of convenience, especially in these times when many of them continue managing household chores alongside working from home,” said Sandeep Singh Arora, Senior Director, Online Business, Consumer Electronics, Samsung India.

*** *PVR adds a new 4-screen property in Visakhapatnam Leading film exhibitor PVR Cinemas on Friday announced opening of a four-screen property in Visakhapatnam, expanding its presence in the southern region.

The property has been launched at Narsipatnam, a town in Visakhapatnam district of Andhra Pradesh.

With this launch, PVR Cinemas has consolidated its foothold in Andhra Pradesh with 13 screens in 3 properties and 296 screens across 48 properties in south, the company said in a statement.

PVR Joint Managing Director Sanjeev Kumar Bijli said, “south holds immense importance in terms of our expansion plans in the geography as it is highly underpenetrated in terms of multiplexes. When cinemas reopened after the lock-down, South Indian box office continued to perform well increasing optimism of business recovery.” PTI ABI KRH RUJ RUJ