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Paytm Mall offers 100% festive sale discount; more sales by etailer expected soon

The first ever Paytm Mall festive sale keeps getting exciting. In August, the etailer said it will host its mega festive sale online and offline as part of its...

Amazon to lunch more FCs through retail chains & manufacturers

The delivery network expansion plan continues for Amazon. The etailer launched its largest Fulfilment Centre (FC) in Hyderabad only a few days ago. Before that it announced its fifth...

Amazon unveils first Fashion Studio in India, fashion included its top-3 categories

Amazon Fashion is trying to catch up with Myntra, fashion arm of rival Flipkart. In just 6 months it achieved 90% growth. The US-based online marketplace is giving this...

Shopclues takes a jab at Snapdeal; considering merge & IPO to meet targets

The online retail market isn’t all about private labels and luxury brands. Etailer Shopclues expects non-branded products to take it to ecommerce success. But, after the Flipkart-Snapdeal merger deal...

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 ecommerce developments/happenings around...

Myntra aims for 5x sales growth during Big Billion Days

Fashion etailer, Myntra managed profitability for its private label business not so long ago. During its EORS sale in June 2017, it recorded 56% sales growth. The ecommerce company...

Snapdeal to host 3-4 festive sales by September end; what should etailer focus on?

The start of September marked just the beginning of Snapdeal’s festive season sales efforts. The etailer is adamant to regain its lost ecommerce popularity. After quitting the merger deal...

Ecommerce firms speed-up customer grievance redressal; Can sellers expect the same?

Between March 2016 and November 2017, the number of customer complaints against ecommerce firms was around 28,000. In February, Flipkart and Snapdeal were the most complained against etailers in...

Paytm Mall looking to acquire a piece of BigBasket for $200 mn

Industry watchers are of the opinion that online grocery will be bigger than current categories – electronics and fashion. Looks like Paytm Mall believes the same. Not so long...

Koovs sales jump 65% but demonetisation losses may delay its break even date

By 31 March 2017, Koovs saw a sales spike of 87%. This earned the online fashion etailer £18.6 million and pushed it closer to profitability. It appears that the...

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 ecommerce developments/happenings around...

Constant discounts, festive sales spur digital transaction rise; could this end COD?

The ‘cash on delivery’ payment option powered Indian ecommerce in the start. Now, ecommerce retailers and sellers see it as an obstacle that is slowing down ecommerce growth in...

Amazon to launch 45 physical kiosks soon; banking on offline sellers this festive season?

Last month IOS reported that Paytm Mall announced it will be hosting is first festive season sale online and offline, since its emergence as a separate online retail entity....

Snapdeal, Shopclues not competing with Amazon, Flipkart this festive season?

To avoid the wave of intense competition from ecommerce leaders, Amazon and Flipkart, smaller etailers, Snapdeal and Shopclues plan on hosting their festive sales much earlier. The large online...

Amazon to onboard more mobile only vendors before festive sales; Seller app enhancement underway

Along with its plan to boost its logistics network, the Jeff Bezos lead company Amazon India is also aiming to boost its seller base. In 2016, the etailer saw...