Mumbai, Mar 28 (PTI) Cox and Kings-owned Meininger Hotels today said it has signed an agreement with LGIM Real Assets (Legal and General) for a hotel in Glasgow, Scotland.

The hotel, located on the West George Street opposite Queen Street Train Station, will offer 160 rooms and 590 beds and is scheduled to open in 2020, a release issued here said.

The new property will be the second hotel for the Meininger group in the UK, as it already operates a hotel in London since 2006.

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OLX launches initiative to promote online safety * Online classifieds marketplace OLX has launched a consumer safety initiative, Webwise, to raise awareness among users about safe online transactions.

Under Webwise, OLX will be promoting online safety through its initiatives which include product updates, user safety guidelines, awareness programs with law enforcement authorities and customer support.

Irwin Preet Singh Anand, chief operating officer, OLX India said, “With our awareness initiatives such as OLX Webwise combined with constant improvement of our product, our attempt is to educate and help create a safer online experience for our users.”

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Kansai Nerolac to continue sponsoring Sunrisers Hyderabad * Kansai Nerolac Paints today said it will continue to sponsor the Indian Premier League franchise Sunrisers Hyderabad during the upcoming edition.

The brand will be visible on the helmets of the team.

“Last year, our association with the Sunrisers Hyderabad created a fair amount of value for us and we are excited to announce our continued association with the team,” Kansai Nerolac Paints director decorative Anuj Jain said.

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Mother Dairy appoints Wavemaker as its media partner * Mother Dairy, the wholly owned subsidiary of the National Dairy Development Board has appointed Wavemaker as its media partner.

Wavemaker, a media, content, and technology agency from GroupM created from the merger of Maxus and MEC, will manage the media strategy and investment for Mother Dairy, from its Gurugram office.

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TV brand Thomson to re-enter India in April via online route * French television brand Thomson is re-entering the Indian market in April through the online channel.

Thomson will reinvest India through a local partner with a range of smart TVs in April and the brand will have an exclusive alliance with a local licensee.

“India is a very promising market… With our range of Smart TVs, we want to give this consumer a top-of-the-line product at an aggressive price; which is currently missing.

Thomson Smart TVs will be the best bet for the Indian online consumer looking for intelligence, elegance and class in his Smart TV, yet a competitive cost,” Thomson’s Sebastien Crombez said in a statement.

This is published unedited from the PTI feed.