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Flipkart hosts another discount sale; Has it found a loophole in the FDI ruling?

Flipkart’s Big Shopping Days are back with big deals and discounts. Wait a minute! Flipkart’s having a sale? What about the FDI ruling? It says no heavy discounts! How...

When should you insure your ecommerce shipments?

Besides a consumer’s distaste for a particular product, damaged goods is another reason for online goods to be returned. Return rates can be as high as 25% per online...

[Seller Speak] eBay was a good starting point for online retail, not anymore!

Despite having an early mover advantage in the Indian ecommerce industry, eBay India isn’t the top-notch marketplace in sellers’ minds. (Read: eBay seller wait over 60 seconds to resolve...

Snapdeal removes controversial clause from seller contract!

Home grown online marketplace, Snapdeal is all for the new FDI policy. However last year, its contract with sellers would have clashed with the new FDI policy. In October...

How can New Snapdeal Ads Enable Sellers to Target the Right Audience?

It’s easy to get ignored in an online marketplace. You have no megaphone to scream out your wares and no way of distinguishing the same products your competitors are...

Could limited finances end Indian ecommerce? Are the days of glory nearing an end?

Could it be true? The ecommerce industry is now in trouble! Does this mean we have to revert to conventional trade? But what kind of trouble are we talking...
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