Amazon India Archive

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...

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...

Amazon sale extended, but are its discount genuine?

With the close of the Great Indian Sale, Flipkart’s Big 10 Sale began. But, it appears that the discount prices on Amazon have not come down just yet. The...

Are prime memberships all Amazon needs to outdo its competition?

Amazon’s Prime membership programme is doing well in India. The number of memberships has increased since its introduction last year. The etailer now intends to make the best use...

Amazon launches ‘Seller Flex’ to cover in-transit product damages & woo online sellers?

After leaving a sour taste in its sellers’ mouths with a hike in commissions, Amazon India is doing a bit of damage control. The etailer will increase its –...

Amazon to take down Flipkart this summer through loyalty of Prime Subscribers, fulfilment & more

Flipkart and Amazon are at it again. This time the two mega forces in Indian ecommerce are preparing to compete in a summer online retail showdown. Amazon is closer...