Sunday, May 1, 2016

Axis Bank and Apollo Munich Launch Bespoke Health Insurance Solutions

Axis Bank and Apollo Munich Launch Bespoke Health Insurance Solutions
English: 1920 British National Health Insurance stamp. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Axis Bank partners with Apollo Munich to offer
bespoke health insurance solutions to its customers

  • Bank’s exclusive Bancassurance partner for health insurance solutions
  • Unique support and service mechanism for the Bank’s customers
  • Paperless processes to ensure minimum TAT for policy issuance and service

xis Bank, India’s third largest private sector banktoday announced its exclusive partnership with Apollo Munich Health Insurance Company to offer its customers bespoke health insurance products and services. The strategic partnership with the health insurance company, a JV between Asia's largest healthcare group, ‘The Apollo Hospitals Group’ and the world leader in health insurance, ‘Munich Health’ will offer customers unique health insurance plans with value added benefits such as health advisory services and access to wellness portal etc., under their ‘Health Eco System’.
Commenting on the partnership, Rajiv Anand, Group Executive & Head Retail Banking, Axis Bank said, “Over the past couple of years, we have observed the exponential rise in the cost of healthcare and the need for customized and affordable health insurance solutions. With the objective of ensuring the health and wellbeing of our customers, we are delighted to announce our exclusive Bancassurance partnership for health insurance with Apollo Munich, which will help us further expand our existing bouquet of offerings and put forth a compelling proposition.”
Apollo Munich Health Insurance Company, along with the Bank will design and offer customized health insurance products to the Bank’s customers, as per their requirements. Policy issuance and service will be driven by paperless online processes, ensuring minimum turnaround time. A brief of the unique benefits for customers are:
  • Automatically restoring the basic sum insured in case the policyholder exhausts his/her sum insured in a policy year
  • Wide range of sum insured options ranging from Rs 3 lacs to 50 lacs
  • A health insurance plan with no sub-limits, no copays or room rent limits
  • High Pre and Post hospitalization cover of 60 and 180 days respectively
  • Coverage for all “Daycare Procedures”
  • Health checkup benefits
  • Extensive network of hospitals
  • In-house claim settlement

Speaking about the tie up with Axis Bank, Antony Jacob, CEO, Apollo Munich Health Insurance said, “We are excited to partner with Axis Bank and offer its customers uncomplicated and innovative health insurance solutions. Through bancassurance, health insurance penetration is expected to grow rapidly as there are more than one lakh bank branches in the country, with a majority located in rural and semi urban areas. We at Apollo Munich believe in the potential banks hold as a distribution channel. They can aid us in strengthening our reach in the tier two and three cities overnight.”
He further added “Going forward this partnership will develop more innovative solutions to meet specific needs of different customer segments of the bank. In addition, Axis Bank customers will have access to expert health services that promote healthy living.”

Saturday, April 23, 2016

Tangerine Launches Coolers Summer Collection








Tangerine unveils ‘Coolers’, a summer collection with a twist

~ Inspired from shades of summer beverages, Tangerine’s Coolers collection is soothing to the eyes, soft to feel and refreshing to the core ~

“What’s your color this summer,” asks the home d├ęcor solutions specialist, Tangerine. With Coolers, Tangerine walks an extra mile to add to summer homes a cool and contemporary twist. The all new range of bed spreads and pillow cases has a cool, calm and refreshing appeal akin to the effect summer coolers have on our senses.

With this unique bed sheet collection by Tangerine, lime meets mint, lavender meets beige, aqua meets rose to add to every bedroom, a twin touch of calm and comfort. As the name suggests, Coolers is inspired from subtle shades of summer coolers such as Blue Lagoon, Lavender Lemonade, Lime Kiwi Punch, Cucumber Punch, Mojito and shades of the refreshing Ice-teas.

The collection is designed keeping in mind what every summer homes truly deserves, a look that is serene, soothing and stylish in equal measure. Known to be a trendsetter, Tangerine has beautifully placed two solid colors in each combination to create a look that beats the heat.

The self-textured dobby weave bed sheets and pillow cases in solid colors are made in 100% cotton combed yarn. Tangerine has brought in a double mercerized finish to every piece of linen, adding a delicate sheen that exudes class, comfort and the contemporary look the brand is known for. Weaved in a high 330 thread count, the Tangerine Coolers collection is a perfect blend of textures that pamper in a super quality fabric that feels soft and comforting.

 Rajiv Merchant, Founder, MD & CEO, Tangerine shared, “Coolers is a unique way to welcome this summer on a calming note. We have put in a lot of thought behind blending two complementing solid colors, the detailing, the texture and its feel, to ensure every home brings in a summer makeover with a twist. Coolers as the name goes, is meant to refresh, rejuvenate and keep it light in the bedrooms when there is bright sun shining outside.”

With Bed sheet sets in King XL size comprising one bed sheet and 2 pillow covers to match, the range priced at Rs.2,499/- onwards is available at the Tangerine stores across the country.

Let’s go the Coolers way with Tangerine and bring along, hues your home will love this summer!

2gether - App from BharatMatrimony Creating Lifetime Journey



BharatMatrimony launches 2gether, an app that seeks to help couples create and share their lifetime journey, privately and securely

2gether - App from BharatMatrimony Creating Lifetime Journey

In a world where relationships between couples are increasingly strained, BharatMatrimony’s 2gether app is intended to enhance and enrich the relationship by seeking to bring out the good times couples have in their journey and improve the communication between them.

This app is a secure and private messenger. All the communication between the couples is encrypted. It also captures the memorable moments to be relived over a lifetime. We believe that positive memories are essential to happiness and improve a couple’s wellbeing. Couples can communicate through text and voice messages, photos, videos and share locations with each other.

We believe that 2gether app will enhance and create a happy married life for couples. What better day to roll this out 2gether app than on Matrimony Day (April 14),” says Murugavel Janakiraman, Founder and Managing Director – Matrimony.com

For archiving your special moments as memories to look back on, the app encrypts and securely stores all your photos, videos and voice messages. It also allows you to text privately from within the app.