Elle is the Indian edition of the worldwide lifestyle magazine of French origin called Elle. It is published by Ogaan Publications Pvt. Ltd. Ogaan is based in Mumbai and has offices in New Delhi and Bangalore. The first issue of the Indian edition of Elle was the December 1996 issue.
France-based Lagardère Active Group, owners of the lifestyle brand Elle, began selling their products in India on 11 April 2012, with Arvind Lifestyle Brands Ltd. as license holder. The Elle collection includes clothing, shoes, and handbags. The products, which are made in India, are sold through Elle Boutique stores and in kiosks. The company also plans to sell bottled water and open other facilities such as cafés and spas. As of March 2013, Elle Boutique stores are present in Bangalore, Chandigarh, Jaipur Kolkata, Mumbai, New Delhi and Noida. In addition, Elle brand products are sold in Hyderabad and Ludhiana through licensed retailers.