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Delivery workers emerge as frontline soldiers; govt's political coldness to e-commerce sector seen fading
Business

Delivery workers emerge as frontline soldiers; govt's political coldness to e-commerce sector seen fading

Though e-commerce companies are still somewhat struggling to fulfill deliveries, everyone—the government, customer, and Indian businesses—is fast realising that online retail cannot be ignored anymore

Traders body CAIT seeks Narendra Modi's intervention in e-retailers alleged unethical business model
Business

Traders body CAIT seeks Narendra Modi's intervention in e-retailers alleged unethical business model

The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) on Wednesday said it has sought Prime Minister Narendra Modi's intervention in the issue of alleged unethical practice of online retailers, including Amazon and Flipkart

Flipkart, Amazon could generate up to $6 billion or Rs 39,000 crore in sales this festive season: Redseer
Business

Flipkart, Amazon could generate up to $6 billion or Rs 39,000 crore in sales this festive season: Redseer

E-commerce companies are estimated to have registered sales of close to $3 billion or Rs 19,000 crore, up 30 percent from last year

Govt accuses Flipkart, Amazon of violating FDI norms in e-commerce; says e-tailers try to influence prices of goods
Business

Govt accuses Flipkart, Amazon of violating FDI norms in e-commerce; says e-tailers try to influence prices of goods

The government had made it clear that it would not extend the deadline of 1 February for implementing the revised guidelines for e-commerce companies having FDI.

E-commerce curbs: Snapdeal, Shopclues support govt's 1 February deadline, assure compliance
Business

E-commerce curbs: Snapdeal, Shopclues support govt's 1 February deadline, assure compliance

The government will from 1 February impose restrictions on how e-commerce firms operate, including barring them from selling products from firms in which they have an equity interest, leading to protests from Amazon and Flipkart.

Government may release second draft of e-commerce policy for public consideration in a fortnight
Business

Government may release second draft of e-commerce policy for public consideration in a fortnight

An initial draft of the proposed national e-commerce policy was circulated among stakeholders last month to receive their comments

Philips, Asus and two other firms fined by EU for imposing fixed online prices
News & Analysis

Philips, Asus and two other firms fined by EU for imposing fixed online prices

Pioneer was also found by the EU to have sought to limit the ability of its retailers to sell across borders.

Smartphone users are spending more money every time they visit an online retail website says Adobe data
News & Analysis

Smartphone users are spending more money every time they visit an online retail website says Adobe data

The Adobe Analytics data go on to state that the length of smartphone website visits has in fact gone down since 2015 by 10 percent.

Demonetisation: Both Flipkart, Snapdeal now allow cash on delivery to improve sales
Business

Demonetisation: Both Flipkart, Snapdeal now allow cash on delivery to improve sales

Both the ecommerce majors have resumed cash on delivery (COD) option for goods sold to customers on their marketplaces

Flipkart, Amazon up their ante with exclusive deals, freebies as festival fever catches up
Business

Flipkart, Amazon up their ante with exclusive deals, freebies as festival fever catches up

With the festival sales season ready to go live in the next 24 hours time, online retailers like Flipkart and Amazon are going extra mile to stitch exclusive deals with number of smartphone and TV companies

Big Billion Days sale: Flipkart keeps sellers on tight leash, wants them to offer 'genuine' discounts
Business

Big Billion Days sale: Flipkart keeps sellers on tight leash, wants them to offer 'genuine' discounts

Most of the online retailers are not just increasing spends on advertising and marketing for the mega event, but cajoling their sellers to push the discount envelope to attract customers and keep competitors at bay

No sales dhamaka for Flipkart, Snapdeal, et al this festival season
Business

No sales dhamaka for Flipkart, Snapdeal, et al this festival season

Analysts say the slowdown in sales was already evident during the first two quarters of this year mainly due to cut in advertising budgets and reduced discounting from the ecommerce players

Symantec's enhanced SSL Assistant Plus tool targets online retailers
Business

Symantec's enhanced SSL Assistant Plus tool targets online retailers

The new tool cuts the time it takes to set up encryption down to minutes by removing arduous steps that require technical experience.

In India, online shoppers face warranty denial on products at least once: survey
News & Analysis

In India, online shoppers face warranty denial on products at least once: survey

The next time you are purchasing a product online, make sure you enquire about its warranty and service eligibility.

Mr Biyani take note: Indian e-commerce seen growing 700% to hit $90 bn by 2021
Corporate

Mr Biyani take note: Indian e-commerce seen growing 700% to hit $90 bn by 2021

With the high penetration of phones in India and improving internet connectivity, e-commerce firms are expected to reach millions of new users in the coming years

Online retailers go hi-tech to size up shoppers and cut returns
News & Analysis

Online retailers go hi-tech to size up shoppers and cut returns

Online retailers are trying to cajole consumers into revealing their vital statistics with new sizing technology tailored to turn back a tide of returned...

What's your vital stats? Online retailers are going hi-tech to cut returns
Business

What's your vital stats? Online retailers are going hi-tech to cut returns

Online retailers are trying to cajole consumers into revealing their vital statistics with new sizing technology tailored to turn back a tide of returned garments that is hurting profits.