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New e-commerce rules may help boost topline for offline retailers by Rs 10,000-12,000 crore: CRISIL
Business

New e-commerce rules may help boost topline for offline retailers by Rs 10,000-12,000 crore: CRISIL

CRISIL estimated that if B&M retailers lap up even a fourth of the impacted sales of e-retailers, it would lead to topline gains of Rs 10,000-12,000 crore

E-commerce norms should treat domestic, foreign players equally to boost the industry: CUTS International
Business

E-commerce norms should treat domestic, foreign players equally to boost the industry: CUTS International

It said the government should frame a comprehensive national e-commerce policy to provide a level playing field to domestic and foreign e-retail companies

Govt tightens norms for e-commerce firms, bars them from entering into agreement for exclusive sale of products
Business

Govt tightens norms for e-commerce firms, bars them from entering into agreement for exclusive sale of products

Tightening norms for e-commerce firms like Flipkart and Amazon, the government Wednesday took a host of steps

Amazon considering opening 3,000 cashier-less stores by 2021, will offer freshly prepared foods and groceries
Business

Amazon considering opening 3,000 cashier-less stores by 2021, will offer freshly prepared foods and groceries

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos is trying to decide on the best format for this bold and expensive venture

Walmart's looming acquisition of Flipkart will be a game changer for e-commerce in India; merger to boost job creation
Business

Walmart's looming acquisition of Flipkart will be a game changer for e-commerce in India; merger to boost job creation

Going by the recent news reports, US retail giant Walmart may soon foray into the e-commerce sector by acquiring a stake in Flipkart.

SoftBank and Alibaba to pump $445 mn into Paytm Mall: Is it now equipped to battle rivals Flipkart and Amazon?
Business

SoftBank and Alibaba to pump $445 mn into Paytm Mall: Is it now equipped to battle rivals Flipkart and Amazon?

Paytm’s plan is to double down on what it is doing. Funds raised will be deployed to beef-up technology and build superior logistics, among other things.

Voice-shopping to become an emerging trend as smart speaker industry set to boom
News & Analysis

Voice-shopping to become an emerging trend as smart speaker industry set to boom

Amazon launched its first smart speaker, Echo device, in 2014 and has already sold millions of smart speakers, according to industry trackers.

Watch out Flipkart and Amazon! E-commerce is set for next round of disruption
Business

Watch out Flipkart and Amazon! E-commerce is set for next round of disruption

While e-commerce companies are discovering their mobile apps, the new players will move to mobile social media platform to launch their services

Vying for the fashion conscious: Myntra could soon sell clothes from Marks and Spencer
Business

Vying for the fashion conscious: Myntra could soon sell clothes from Marks and Spencer

While the two companies haven't commented on the matter so far, the development wouldn't be a surprise given the growing interest among established fashion brands and chains using e-commerce chains to reach out to more customers.

It's official: Snapdeal acquires designer wear portal Exclusively.com
Business

It's official: Snapdeal acquires designer wear portal Exclusively.com

Snapdeal said it hoped to reach a Gross Merchandise Value of $2 billion in the fashion category this year aided by the acquisition.

How Flipkart's Big Billion Day turned out to be the tipping point for Indian e-tailers
Corporate

How Flipkart's Big Billion Day turned out to be the tipping point for Indian e-tailers

The advertising-fuelled, glitzy flash sale propelled online shopping into public consciousness like never before but unfortunately the event is now being remembered for all the wrong reasons

Decoding Ratan Tata's love for Urban Ladder: It's not all about design
Corporate

Decoding Ratan Tata's love for Urban Ladder: It's not all about design

Online furniture retail, according to estimates by the players themselves, is about Rs 750 crore now and accounts for an insiginificant share of the Rs 1.5 lakh crore total furniture market in India

SoftBank funding: Snapdeal's Bahl eyes Alibaba playbook with $627 mn investment
Corporate

SoftBank funding: Snapdeal's Bahl eyes Alibaba playbook with $627 mn investment

The deal marks the largest single investment in an Indian e-commerce firm to date. For Bahl, who has often said he aims to lead "India's Alibaba", it is a stamp of approval for Snapdeal's strategy and its decision to remain a market, not a retailer.<br />

Staff strength to acquisitions: What Snapdeal plans to do with SoftBank's $627 mn
Corporate

Staff strength to acquisitions: What Snapdeal plans to do with SoftBank's $627 mn

Snapdeal plans to ramp up its technology and supply chain using the funds

Betting big on m-commerce: Flipkart invests in ngpay, shuts down Payzippy
Corporate

Betting big on m-commerce: Flipkart invests in ngpay, shuts down Payzippy

PayZippy is being shut down since it failed to sell the service to as many customers as the company had expected

How celeb endorsements, small towns are crucial to online brand Yepme's growth
Startups

How celeb endorsements, small towns are crucial to online brand Yepme's growth

Sandeep Sharma, co-founder, Yepme, talks about the company's international launch, and the huge demand the portal is seeing from smaller towns.<br />

Report finds Indians spend more online than in stores
News & Analysis

Report finds Indians spend more online than in stores

The scope of the Internet is expansive. Most tasks like paying bills, booking tickets, online shopping, etc. can be done in a few clicks. Now, a study by Capgemini has found that...