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Sourcing goods from China – The how to guide

The demand for Chinese goods in India is on the rise and imports are expected to reach $80 billion before 2018. Importing goods from China to sell in Indian...

Alibaba finally a part of Indian ecommerce with 40% control of Paytm’s business?

Alibaba may not be selling directly under its own brand name in India, however, it seems to control major stake of a big deal Indian ecommerce company. With a...

Himachal Pradesh govt. releases entry tax circular; How much will it charge in Online Retail?

With the delay in GST, entry tax still prevails and is adding to the taxation burden. Online marketplaces feel entry tax is unnecessary. In Gujarat, etailers lost the long...

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...

Snapdeal Alert, All affiliate campaigns must be paused immediately!

Snapdeal affiliate has sent out a notice to all users to pause their affiliate campaigns immediately! The etailer is working on improving its marketing and as a result is...

Amazon to launch food e-retail; Will FDI get in its way?

The foreign online marketplace Amazon is doing quite well in India. Compared to the country’s largest online retail company Flipkart, Amazon has managed to surpass it in terms of...

Indian online retail displayed mere 12% growth in 2016 compared to previous year’s 180%: Report

Turns out 2016 was the speed breaker year for Indian online retail, stated a Redseer report on the growth of Indian ecommerce. Everyone agrees that 2016 was a dull...

Flipkart to launch low-cost delivery system in 50 cities; How will this delivery model function?

India’s top ecommerce retailer Flipkart is making a lot of losses and as a result, it has witnessed a decrease in investor confidence. The online marketplace was devalued numerous times...

Zivame aims for profitability by 2018-19 through omnichannel strategy

The online lingerie specialist Zivame, is all set to make profits by the first quarter of the fiscal year 2018-19. The online retailer plans on achieving its profitability goals...

Are you ready for GST in ecommerce? How should you be prepared?

Since the mention that GST would be replacing certain taxes in Indian retail, online sellers, etailers and industry experts have been wondering how it will affect different players in...

Snapdeal allowing sellers to change tax rates themselves for listed products?

Taxes in online retail are a bit complex with deductions from the state, the central government and the marketplace you sell on. Entry tax was introduced to ecommerce last...

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...

Alibaba confident about 2017 revenue projections & its new ecommerce focuses

Online marketplace Alibaba will soon be joining the Indian online retail industry. It has already acquired its first office in India but keeps us guessing about how it will...

Flipkart claims Amazon’s sale played a part in boosting its own

Online marketplaces saw a dip in sales last year due to the introduction of 100% foreign direct investment. which forced them to limit discounts and demonetisation, which brought down...

When is the right time to start selling abroad?

For many online sellers the purpose of selling online was to expand their businesses and sell pan India. This is a great idea given that the number of online...