Rakuten even makes investment decisions based on the data it gleans from various sources.
E-commerce markets and internet businesses around the world evolve uniquely depending on local circumstances and consumer needs, there are a few fundamental threads that link them all.
As the Snapdeal-Flipkart merger falls through, Kunal Bahl is embarking on his journey to pivoting to Snapdeal 2.0. Will it be Day Zero for the company?
Snapdeal cofounder Kunal Bahl wants to build a Taobao type of ecommerce model in India — an open marketplace where any merchant can list their products.
The combination of video, product and payments is playing out for Amazon. Since the launch of Prime Video in December, Prime subscriptions have doubled.
Paytm Mall’s COO Amit Sinha, who wants to bring the offline into the online, is opening a three-way battle in Indian ecommerce against Amazon and Flipkart.
Walmart has been talking to e-grocers like Grofers, BigBasket, and Satvacart, adding a third dimension to the ecommerce rivalry between Alibaba and Amazon.
CashKaro wants to “be the Google of Indian ecommerce” — where people can get cashback and search for products quickly, through a predictive search engine.
Billionaire Mukesh Ambani made a big bet September 1 last year, just ahead of the festive season, when he announced …
LimeRoad is first among the last ones left standing in online fashion while bigger rivals like Myntra or Jabong have been snapped up by Flipkart.
Question: How did Snapdeal, once among India’s top two contenders to ecommerce dominance, flame out so spectacularly over less than …
JC Penney’s Bengaluru GIC houses its “pricing and promotion engine” for its ecommerce business and is going to play a crucial role in helping it drive sales in the US.
Amazon and Uber are going to wipe the floor with their Indian counterparts. Those are strong words. Didn’t Flipkart just …
Sparsh is a device powered by a Dynamic Braille Board that reproduces the content of a smartphone or a computer on a rolling display in braille.
Pay up to ~42% import duty on online purchases on foreign e-commerce sites
Snapdeal is reportedly being acquired by Flipkart. It may have survived had it focused on improving its core business solid instead of chasing GMVs.
India still lacks a national agenda and the political conviction to really boost our internet penetration and knit it tightly with our economy, and this has a huge impact on e-commerce companies.
Everyone has an opinion on how Flipkart’s top executives were overpaid; its been compared to Amazon. This shows a lack of understanding of how things work.
Flipkart may need to reimagine its products, experience, delivery and service and be able to offer something unique to India in order to throw Amazon off.
Amazon India is making a big move in the used goods space. The company has rolled out a feature through which individuals can sell products on Amazon.