Marketplace Watch Archive

Amazon sellers deprived with focus on customers? Meanwhile, etailer investment in India $600mn since January

Amazon is doing well in India as an online marketplace and is well aware of it. The etailer’s CEO and founder Jeff Bezos confirmed that his company will continue...

eBay tells sellers to expect payment delays

Just two weeks ago, IOS reported that eBay had been withholding seller payments on account of GST requirements. Now, the etailer has informed sellers yet again that it will...

Paytm delists 6 logistics partners to bring in-house order; is the etailer in trouble?

Online marketplace Paytm Mall recently delisted 85,000+ sellers to prevent fraudulent retail. The etailer plans to delist more sellers engaging with rival Snapdeal’s third party panel Unicommerce. But, a...

Paytm Mall to punish sellers using Snapdeal’s 3rd-party panel

Concerns about third-party panel, Unicommerce stealing business data, are troubling Paytm Mall again. The inventory management software company is owned by Paytm’s rival Snapdeal, which is likely to join...

Amazon ‘Go Local’ policy to cost sellers GST benefits on Aug 8?

It’s time for another policy revision. This time it’s Amazon introducing a change in shipping costs. The online marketplace will now be charging sellers for using its logistics services...

Flipkart uses private labels to land it more control; Sellers call it a foul move

India’s leading etailer, Flipkart is trying every avenue to make the most of its private labels. The online retail platform will be increasing its private labels and their categories...

Flipkart taps rural India through a lighter web app for more customers

Flipkart is preparing for profits. The etailer plans to earn more revenue through efforts in online grocery, expanding its private label categories and hopefully its leading category – smartphones....