Marketplace Watch Archive

Amazon schools sellers in the art of online retail through Amazon Classroom

By mid-2016, online marketplace Amazon on-boarded over 1 lakh online sellers. At the end of the year, with every intention to rule the online retail scene, it planned to...

TataCLiQ woos top sellers from Flipkart & Amazon to meet its expansion needs

TataCLiQ is moving to its next plan of action. That’s expansion. The etailer set up its ecommerce platform with products only under the fashion and electronics categories. It now...

Shopclues sellers receive 80% advance payments with new payment service

Last week we reported on Shopclues Surety, a protection programme to boost buyer confidence in sellers. This week, the etailer introduced Express Payout, a service dedicated to increase seller...

Voonik to replicate Amazon’s Prime model to boost sales for profitability

Online fashion portal, Voonik, in February claimed it will turn profitable in 10 months time. It raised capital worth Rs.40 crores to fund it profitability plans. And, next month...

Are the odds against BigBasket with Amazon now in online food retail?

Amazon is inching closer and closer to ecommerce supremacy in Indian online retail. The US based etailer plans to sell everything under the sun and food products are no...