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7 online retail platforms to grow your business further

The online retail industry is expanding with every passing day. According to a study it is expected to reach $50-55 billion by 2021. By the end of 2017 around...

Askme to be probed on allegation of fraud; Tough times far from over?

Earlier this month, the Delhi High court appointed a provisional liquidator to liquidate Getit Infoservices Pvt. Ltd., the parent company of online marketplace, Askme.com. In addition to that, the...

No chance for etailers to have TCS scrapped under GST?

Looks like the online marketplaces will not be getting Tax Collected at Source (TCS) under Goods and Services Tax (GST) removed. The GST council was to meet on Saturday,...

Around the Ecommerce world in 5 mins!

Ecommerce is changing everyday, and sometimes by the minute. So many new ideas and developments everyday, becomes hard to keep track. We bring to you a curated digest of...

Sellers say TCS under GST is not all bad like top etailers claim

A couple of days ago, the head honchos of online retail came together and agreed that GST was alright for the industry but TCS (Tax Collected at Source) would...

Ecommerce is booming but are false discounts giving it a bad reputation?

Albeit the growth projections are low, Indian ecommerce is still booming. A representative of the Fossil Group, (a franchisee of premier labels like Armani, Michael Kros, Kate Spade, etc.)...

Demonetisation continues to bring down ecommerce projections; Forrester the latest to slash predictions

With the impact of demonetisation, the Indian ecommerce industry witnessed a substantial drop in sales. This put a major speed bump in the road to progressive growth for the...

Facebook ads can unlock additional sales, but only if used correctly

The modes of promoting are many. You have the option to advertise on online marketplaces and even social media. Out of all the social mediums available, Facebook is the...

When should you consider using Snapdeal’s Margin Switch feature?

Snapdeal claims it is only two years away from profits. To keep striving towards this goal with the help of its sellers the online marketplace is introducing new features...

Snapdeal & Flipkart most complained against Indian etailers; Here’s why

The National Consumer Helpline registered around 1,300 consumer complaints against ecommerce companies last year. From 2014-15 till 2016-17 so far, it has registered a total of 2,494 complains from...

Around the Ecommerce world in 5 mins!

Ecommerce is changing everyday, and sometimes by the minute. So many new ideas and developments everyday, becomes hard to keep track. We bring to you a curated digest of...

Flipkart rolls out GST Genie to banish the taxation confusion

The Goods and Services Tax will be rolled out by 1st July 2017 and it is expected to affect product pricing, sourcing, distribution and other business related aspects. If...

Snapdeal’s Shopo shuts down! Did the ecommerce industry get the best of it?

“The e-commerce market in India will continue its robust growth. However, we realise that it will take some more years for a broader ecosystem to develop around the C2C segment. It is tempting to go on, but...

Grofers follows Flipkart & Amazon’s seller structure to avoid trouble with FDI

By the end of last year, Grofers changed its delivery model to reduce losses and improve its chances of earning revenue. Now, the online grocer is changing its seller...

Demand prompts Amazon to grow kid’s fashion; Brand partnerships underway

After news about the likely launch of a new food e-retail business, Amazon has decided to extend its fashion vertical for kids. The foreign etailer was not kidding about...