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Diwali sales of $2.2 bn reveal positive signs of online retail progressing

The Diwali sales are finally over but the gross sales figures for this period are still lighting up the ecommerce landscape. Consulting firm RedSeer claims in a report that...

Flipkart still looking for investments to raise valuation; In talks with Walmart and CPPIB for funding

Flipkart’s valuation has been getting dimmer by the quarter. In March, its parent company in Singapore reduced equity investments by 70%. And the etailer’s million dollar cash burn rate...

Returns bring down Etailers from their festive sales high

The ecommerce scene was buzzing with sales all October long. Marketplaces claimed to have broken records and achieved new levels of greatness. The sales figures reported in the first...

Flipkart launches Everyday Essential store like Amazon and Snapdeal

Remember when Flipkart’s CEO and co-founder Binny Bansal took a stab at Amazon saying a sale on hing, churan, besan and Bournvita can be held at anytime. He believes...

Flipkart plans to accelerate growth with private brands in home and furnishing

Just last week, IOS reported how online furniture marketplaces Pepperfry and Urban Ladder were trying to outdo each other and achieve their profitability goals. Both ecommerce companies are trying...

Flipkart Lite contributes to heavy conversions; 70% to be exact!

After putting much time and effort into its Lite mobile variant, Flipkart is beginning to see significant results. The etailer says it has seen a 70% spike in its...