Flipkart says these workers were hired for a limited duration during the festive time.
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.
Amazon tied up with Karnataka Biotechnology and Information Technology Services (KBITS) to allow local start-ups to sell their products on its platform.
India smartphones market witnessed a strong second quarter with 26.5 million units shipped to India, up by 44 percent from 18.4 million units for the same period last year. This is a great news after a sluggish first quarter this 2015.
Indian e-retailer Infibeam filed a draft prospectus for an initial public offering (IPO) to raise 4.5 billion rupees ($70.69 million)
The e-retailer conducted a survey among its 45 million registered customers to find out the prevailing trend for the ancient discipline as the world celebrated the International Yoga Day on 21 June.
The seller zone app, which is the country's first ever mobile managed online marketplace application for sellers, allows sellers to list products through Snapdeal.com.
Demand from e-commerce firms, a tiny fraction of India's retail industry, accounted for as much as 40 percent of 1.7 million square feet of warehouses leased in 2014 - a seven-fold increase from 2013, according to consultants CBRE South Asia.
Flipkart may be planning another round of funding early next year.