Tips & Tools Archive

Rs 4,000 salary to Rs 50 crore business – Vimal Patel’s story

Getting thrown out of home for rowdy behavior is probably not an exceptional case in our country with billions of people, a lot of them with not-so-normal childhoods which...

Indian women’s contribution to Ecommerce to rise from 26% to 35% by 2016

2013 witnessed a tremendous expansion of the ecommerce market with total sales of $2 billion. With increasing internet penetration and availability of more affordable tablets and smartphones, online shopping...

Google+ Shoppable Hangout, an interesting option to connect with customers, Asia’s first hosted by Jabong

Jabong launched UK’s high street fashion brand, Dorothy Perkins at the Lakme India Fashion Week held in Bombay in February this year. The launch also witnessed the introduction of...

Harvard Apparel line, Exclusive launch from Myntra in August 2014

Myntra will sell exclusive Harvard apparel in India from August 2014 in tie-up with Harvard University. Introducing a strong knit line like sweatshirts, tees, polo’s and track suits, Myntra...

Popularity of Political Merchandise increasing with the elections approaching in India

With the approach of Lok Sabha elections in India, it is not just the candidates and parties appealing to get people’s attention, online sites and marketplaces seem to be...

Third Party Ad service – Flipkart’s latest offering to online retailers

Flipkart has announced the launch of third party ad services on its shopping portal, making it the first ecommerce portal in India to extend the service. Once live, online...

Indian Ecommerce grab the eye of more and more investors

With the growing popularity of online shopping in India, more and more investors are keen to invest in ecommerce firms and marketplaces with potential growth. With the recent influx...

Myntra to launch own Marketplace this year

Myntra has announced its own soon-to-be-launched marketplace within the next few months, thus converting into the hybrid marketplace model. It will provide a platform for merchants and sellers to...

Amazon launches Store Pickup service in India with Bharat Petroleum’s In&Out Stores

Amazon has once again proved that it’s the frontrunner in setting new trends in the ecommerce world. It has launched store pick up service in Mumbai and Delhi in...

Target small cities for growth, Jabong’s latest strategy

Gone are the days when internet was a luxury that was available only in the metros. Today, not only has internet become a necessity, it has also become available...

Virtual Credit Cards – a safe payment solution

Though online payments have become popular over the years since its inception, many people are still skeptical to use it as they have to give out their card details,...

Furniture – An expanding product category in Indian Ecommerce, soon to be offered by Flipkart

Furniture as a product category is rising in popularity in the Indian Ecommerce market. Out of the estimated $20 billion (Rs 1.2 lakh crore) of Indian home and furnishing...

Walmart plans to launch eCommerce marketplace in India

The Indian eCommerce segment has been witnessing many changes. With the growing popularity of online retail business in  India, many International retailers are increasingly looking at ways to enter...

eBay extends COD option to all Powership listings

Effective 31 March 2014, Cash on Delivery (COD) will be a default payment option for all qualified listings of sellers using the Powership program by eBay, which was first...

Shopclues – India’s first Online Wholesaler

In the race for the top spot in the online selling space, Shopclues has announced its latest offering – Online Wholesale platform. Shopclues will launch its online wholesale shop...