Marketplace Watch Archive

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...

Flipkart to include more sellers in Express Program to enhance delivery speed

Quick delivery helps earn customer loyalty and seller appreciation as it brings down product returns. Online retailer Flipkart has attempted to make efficient delivery affordable to online sellers and...

Flipkart ready to jump into global ecommerce via eBay & level up with Amazon

According to a RedSeer survey, Flipkart shares the same level of popularity with online marketplace Amazon. In fact, during the first quarter of 2017, the US-based etailer took the...

Amazon requested to segregate stocks for online food retail approval

Amazon had requested the Indian government for permission to carry out online food retail in the country. The Seattle-based company stated it is ready to invest Ra.3,500 crores in...