Marketplace Watch Archive

Shopclues targets growth with 50-80% discounts; Gives into private fashion brands for profits

Online marketplace Shopclues might be looking for a merger or IPO, but before that happens the etailer is looking boost its customer base through discounts. Its Maha Bharat Diwali...

Paytm Mall offers 100% festive sale discount; more sales by etailer expected soon

The first ever Paytm Mall festive sale keeps getting exciting. In August, the etailer said it will host its mega festive sale online and offline as part of its...

Amazon to lunch more FCs through retail chains & manufacturers

The delivery network expansion plan continues for Amazon. The etailer launched its largest Fulfilment Centre (FC) in Hyderabad only a few days ago. Before that it announced its fifth...

Amazon unveils first Fashion Studio in India, fashion included its top-3 categories

Amazon Fashion is trying to catch up with Myntra, fashion arm of rival Flipkart. In just 6 months it achieved 90% growth. The US-based online marketplace is giving this...

Personalisation – Flipkart’s mantra for Big Billion Days?

Over the years, Flipkart’s Big Billion Days sale event has become bigger (and more successful as per the ecommerce player) each year. Starting tomorrow, until 24th September, online shoppers...

Shopclues takes a jab at Snapdeal; considering merge & IPO to meet targets

The online retail market isn’t all about private labels and luxury brands. Etailer Shopclues expects non-branded products to take it to ecommerce success. But, after the Flipkart-Snapdeal merger deal...

Myntra aims for 5x sales growth during Big Billion Days

Fashion etailer, Myntra managed profitability for its private label business not so long ago. During its EORS sale in June 2017, it recorded 56% sales growth. The ecommerce company...

Snapdeal to host 3-4 festive sales by September end; what should etailer focus on?

The start of September marked just the beginning of Snapdeal’s festive season sales efforts. The etailer is adamant to regain its lost ecommerce popularity. After quitting the merger deal...