Marketplace Watch Archive

Snapdeal to strike a sales deal with rivals Paytm & Flipkart? Here’s the truth

Snapdeal has managed to make headlines once again. This time, it is alleged that marketplace is up for sale. Financial problems seem to be the case at Snapdeal. The...

Amazon, Flipkart to go offline with exclusive smartphones as GST preparation?

The big names in Indian online retail, Amazon and Flipkart, are making efforts to take the sale of their exclusive mobile phones offline. The two ecommerce competitors plan on...

Flipkart’s wishes come true with $1bn funding in its pockets

With devaluations always bringing it down, Flipkart finally has some good valuation news. The online marketplace has managed to acquire $1 billion during a mega round of fundraising.  This...

Shopclues Surety initiated for seamless shopping experiences & higher confidence in online sellers

Online marketplace Shopclues is on a mission to impress its online sellers and buyers too. The ecommerce platform initiated ecommerce enablement initiatives to onboard new sellers and now it...

Snapdeal discontinues Cash on Delivery option for transactions beyond Rs. 20,000

After cutting down the payment time to sellers by 40%, Snapdeal has decided to slash its cash on delivery (COD) limit by 60%. The marketplace is trying to encourage...

Paytm to slash seller commissions to narrow competition gap with online retail giants

Being in the background may have been fine in the past. But, now Paytm would like be at the front and centre of online retail. The etailer is looking...