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How to become an Amazon Prime member
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How to become an Amazon Prime member

Here is a four-step guidebook that you need to follow to become an Amazon prime member.

Cyber Monday: Is it a shopping spree or a shopping addiction?
Health

Cyber Monday: Is it a shopping spree or a shopping addiction?

There is a thin line between what you need and what you want. If you don’t watch out, online shopping could become a habit that wrecks your finances.

Alibaba Singles’ Day sales hit $23 bn in first nine hours; over 500 mn users likely to participate in shopping festival this year
Business

Alibaba Singles’ Day sales hit $23 bn in first nine hours; over 500 mn users likely to participate in shopping festival this year

Alibaba netted sales worth $30 billion on its platforms on Singles’ Day last year, dwarfing the $7.9 billion US online sales for Cyber Monday.

Google's antitrust proposal is not helping shopping rivals: EU antitrust chief
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Google's antitrust proposal is not helping shopping rivals: EU antitrust chief

Google was slapped with a 2.4-billion-euro fine for favouring its own price comparison shopping service.

Amazon's plan to foray into retail food sector may be scuttled by govt's tightening of e-commerce rules
Business

Amazon's plan to foray into retail food sector may be scuttled by govt's tightening of e-commerce rules

In 2018, Amazon had proposed $500 million investment in retailing of food products in India.

E-commerce rules tightened; govt bans online firms from entering into exclusive agreements with sellers
Business

E-commerce rules tightened; govt bans online firms from entering into exclusive agreements with sellers

The government also said that e-commerce companies will be prevented from entering into exclusive agreements with sellers.

Flipkart focussed on bringing next 200 mn Indians into e-commerce fold; betting big on grocery, furniture: CEO Kalyan Krishnamurthy
Business

Flipkart focussed on bringing next 200 mn Indians into e-commerce fold; betting big on grocery, furniture: CEO Kalyan Krishnamurthy

Krishnamurthy said Flipkart will continue to invest in innovation for consumers and sellers in the coming year as it focusses on "impactful, inclusive growth"

Instagram feature letting users shop from their feed is coming to India in 2019
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Instagram feature letting users shop from their feed is coming to India in 2019

By mid-2019, Instagram will have a ‘buy’ button, which will redirect users to the product page.

E-commerce in India: Over 50 million consumers stopped shopping online after their first purchase, says study
Business

E-commerce in India: Over 50 million consumers stopped shopping online after their first purchase, says study

A language barrier reportedly discourages many online shoppers, as most e-commerce platforms are in English, and at times in Hindi.

Mathematics can up your end of season sale game, amid plethora of discounts
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Mathematics can up your end of season sale game, amid plethora of discounts

Discounts are both a boon and a bane for customers with limited budgets

Jacqueline Fernandez turns entrepreneur, will launch her clothing brand Just F
Entertainment

Jacqueline Fernandez turns entrepreneur, will launch her clothing brand Just F

Just F, co-created by Jacqueline Fernandez will be available on Amazon Fashion for pre-booking on 16 July on the occasion of Prime Day

EU signs agreement with Amazon, eBay for combating sale of dangerous products
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EU signs agreement with Amazon, eBay for combating sale of dangerous products

The companies agreed to train sellers to comply with EU safety law and utilize EU's Rapid Alert System.

Amazon makes international shopping easier for some by introducing options to change country, language and currency
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Amazon makes international shopping easier for some by introducing options to change country, language and currency

The language of the app can also be changed and Amazon has added English, Brazilian Portuguese, Spanish, German, or Chinese as the language option.

You’re being watched – Perils of the cyber world
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You’re being watched – Perils of the cyber world

The Indian Government has taken many initiatives for spreading security awareness and also established Cyber Swachhata Kendra.

'Pay with Google' goes live; lets you skip those lengthy online checkout forms
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'Pay with Google' goes live; lets you skip those lengthy online checkout forms

The Pay with Google feature is available for Android users and ensures that your online payment and buying experience is fast, secure and hassle-free.

US shoppers prefer shopping groceries from local stores instead of online retail stores
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US shoppers prefer shopping groceries from local stores instead of online retail stores

“The fact that few people want online grocery shopping now doesn’t mean they won’t want it tomorrow,” Wolf said.

Diwali festive offers: E-commerce companies' sales seen up 50% on year at $3.3 bn in October
Business

Diwali festive offers: E-commerce companies' sales seen up 50% on year at $3.3 bn in October

E-tailers are on track to generate highest-ever monthly sales over the course of the festival period this year

Online shoppers may spend Rs 30,000 cr in festival month, says Assocham survey
Business

Online shoppers may spend Rs 30,000 cr in festival month, says Assocham survey

Driven by the festive fervour, online shoppers may splurge over Rs 30,000 crore on goods like mobile phones, electronic gadgets, consumer durables, apparel and home appliances during the festive season leading to Diwali, according to Assocham

Festival season online sales: Firms claim big numbers but questions over discount model continue to haunt
Business

Festival season online sales: Firms claim big numbers but questions over discount model continue to haunt

Why discounts rule still? Because there is no customer loyalty. Shoppers are only looking for lower prices