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Snapdeal trying to stay afloat by withholding seller payments? Many threaten to quit the platform

Its employees are not the only ones Snapdeal has managed to tick off. Word is the online marketplace is going to lay off hundreds of employees to manage its...

When is the right time to start selling abroad?

For many online sellers the purpose of selling online was to expand their businesses and sell pan India. This is a great idea given that the number of online...

Marketplace Seller apps – Are they the future or do they have a long way to go?

The one thing you carry around with you like everyone else is a cell phone. According to statistics collected by Coupon Hippo, mobile is the future of India. There...

Marketplaces forced to be cautious with discounts as Govt. keeps tabs

Since the introduction of the 100% FDI ruling in March, sales have declined. The burning question on everyone’s lips was, will online retail sales be back in form this...

Has Voonik joined payment delay club? Seller group says yes, Etailer says no!

Delayed payments don’t seem to be unusual on online marketplaces lately. But waiting for payments worth lakhs of rupees, definitely, spells trouble. Askmebazaar sellers have been denied payments for almost a year. The Askme group...

Online Retail has no limits, it’s freedom to sell! How can sellers handle marketplace dominance?

70 years ago, India fought long and hard for its freedom. The battle between the British and Indian people was an epic moment in history. And till today it...

Ecommerce sector receives highest consumers complaints, says National Consumer Helpline!

On Tuesday, 12th July, the Department of Consumer Affairs met with ecommerce companies and top product manufacturers. During the meeting the following directive was given requesting ecommerce and consumer...

Snapdeal revises policies once more; This time requesting product returns will be difficult!

Last month Snapdeal changed its weight policy yet again. This indecisiveness drew seller criticism. This week (14th July), the marketplace will unleash another wave of change. Hopefully this time...

Mebelkart to release withheld payments, but not fully?

It seemed pretty clear that Mebelkart, the Askme group subsidiary, was unable to pay its sellers. After continuous delays and automated answers that were of no real help online...