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Askme to be probed on allegation of fraud; Tough times far from over?

Earlier this month, the Delhi High court appointed a provisional liquidator to liquidate Getit Infoservices Pvt. Ltd., the parent company of online marketplace, Askme.com. In addition to that, the...

No chance for etailers to have TCS scrapped under GST?

Looks like the online marketplaces will not be getting Tax Collected at Source (TCS) under Goods and Services Tax (GST) removed. The GST council was to meet on Saturday,...

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...

Sellers say TCS under GST is not all bad like top etailers claim

A couple of days ago, the head honchos of online retail came together and agreed that GST was alright for the industry but TCS (Tax Collected at Source) would...

Ecommerce is booming but are false discounts giving it a bad reputation?

Albeit the growth projections are low, Indian ecommerce is still booming. A representative of the Fossil Group, (a franchisee of premier labels like Armani, Michael Kros, Kate Spade, etc.)...

Demonetisation continues to bring down ecommerce projections; Forrester the latest to slash predictions

With the impact of demonetisation, the Indian ecommerce industry witnessed a substantial drop in sales. This put a major speed bump in the road to progressive growth for the...