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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...

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...