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Shopclues wants ‘Destination for Fashion’ title; Scouts partnership to achieve same

Fashion is the ‘it’ word in online retail these days. This ecommerce category is certainly not at its saturation point as reports predict that fashion will dominate the ecommerce...

BigBasket exceeds 5mn customer benchmark; Can Amazon & Flipkart take its glory away?

BigBasket is finally experiencing a stroke of good fortune after its industry’s poor performance last year. The online grocery company received funding worth Rs.45 crore back in April and...

Amazon injects $15.5mn into wholesale arm; Will it conquer ecommerce this way?

Amazon certainly has extensive resources. The etailer committed $5 billion towards its businesses in India. It will use these funds to develop infrastructure and technology for the betterment of...

[Seller Interview] Jabong terminates sellers without reason; Is a no-questions marketplace cleanup fair?

Online retail can be a brutal industry. With everyone’s eyes dead set on profits, there is no room for weak sales. Just ask online seller Pankaj Vekariya from Aahwan...

Flipkart applies for GST Suvidha licence to offer tax benefits to sellers

Online marketplaces are all for the goods and services (GST) even though 1% tax collected at source (TCS) is a must. The new tax reform might just be a...

Snapdeal a blatant liar? Sellers spill the truth

Things are getting pretty heated for Snapdeal as online sellers accuse the etailer of withholding payment. In a recent statement, the online marketplace mentioned that it owed sellers no...

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...

Shoppers Stop copying Flipkart Amazon private label strategy for sales growth

Online retail is getting more competitive than ever with the introduction of private brands on top ecommerce platforms. At the same time, online vendors are wondering why marketplaces are...

Amazon, Flipkart sales prove demand for Smartphones is higher than ever

Throughout the course of the last year, etailers have been trying to focus on categories beyond mobile phones. Online fashion retail grew as a result and online grocery is...

Amazon sale extended, but are its discount genuine?

With the close of the Great Indian Sale, Flipkart’s Big 10 Sale began. But, it appears that the discount prices on Amazon have not come down just yet. The...

Flipkart-Snapdeal merger delayed? Investors still not on board with the deal

Snapdeal is having a tough time keeping up with the ecommerce leaders in the country. The etailer has tried hard to make things work, but when compared to its...

GST – Major mistake or Big benefit for online retail? Sellers’ take

When the goods and services tax (GST) was first proposed, many in online retail breathed a sigh of relief. The tax reform promised to do away with entry tax...

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...

Loss of financial records has Snapdeal sellers hassled & the etailer in hot water?

Snapdeal has been lagging in third place for a long time now and things only seem to be getting worse for the etailer. The company CEO, Kunal Bahl last...

Myntra receives a 25% budget boost from Flipkart & focuses on top seller

The profitability deadline for mega online fashion etailer, Myntra, is set for March 2018. To achieve its targets, the ecommerce platform has invested in an automated fashion line, a...