Amazon, Flipkart, Paytm and other e-commerce platforms start their Republic Day sale from 21 January
Companies believe that cash crunch at the end of the month is no longer a problem with deals offering extra cash back and easy EMI options in sale events.
Flipkart says Bengaluru, Delhi and Chennai emerged as the chart toppers in terms of visits from metro cities; Ludhiana, Lucknow and Bhopal from the non-metro cities.
One of the beauties of investing is, in the face of uncertainty, values of companies lie in the eyes of the beholder.
e-tailers should be able to offer slightly lower prices compared to their offline peers thanks to lower costs with respect to real estate and human resources, etc, it appears the age of eye-popping discounts could soon reach the end.
The e-commerce bandwagon is not just marching ahead full steam, it has spawned several other businesses on the sides. One category, which refers to itself as e-commerce affiliates, has now even begun generating interest among VCs and angel investors as it expands.<br />