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Flipkart sees huge potential in grocery, furniture to keep Amazon at bay
Business

Flipkart sees huge potential in grocery, furniture to keep Amazon at bay

Flipkart Chief Executive Binny Bansal said the home-grown e-commerce player plans to begin experimenting with grocery sales next year and scale up operations over a three year period.

Don't mind Flipkart exodus, performance mismatch will see more heads rolling
Business

Don't mind Flipkart exodus, performance mismatch will see more heads rolling

People leaving an organisation also indicate that the organisation has enough talent and can do without them

Flipkart: More top-level churn, job cuts likely, says report
Business

Flipkart: More top-level churn, job cuts likely, says report

Krishnamurthy's elevation is also seen as a move to reduce Binny Bansal's role at Flipkart's core operations in order to revamp operations at the etailer

Alibaba zeroing in on Gurgaon-based ShopClues ahead of India debut
Business

Alibaba zeroing in on Gurgaon-based ShopClues ahead of India debut

The Gurgaon-based company is said to be reporting a revenue run-rate of $750 million based on the gross merchandise value of the goods sold

Hike Messenger gets $175 mn funding from Tencent, Foxconn; enters $1 bn unicorn club
Business

Hike Messenger gets $175 mn funding from Tencent, Foxconn; enters $1 bn unicorn club

Existing investors Tiger Global, Bharti and Softbank Group also participated in this round

ShopClues raises over $100 million in series D funding; eyes IPO in 2017
News & Analysis

ShopClues raises over $100 million in series D funding; eyes IPO in 2017

Online marketplace ShopClues has said it has raised over $100 million (roughly Rs. 615 crores) in Series D funding from a group of investors led by Tiger Global.

Sequoia reduces stake in Just Dial; sells shares worth Rs 100 cr
Business

Sequoia reduces stake in Just Dial; sells shares worth Rs 100 cr

Sequoia Capital India Investment III held 4.65 percent stake, Sequoia Capital India Growth Investment Holdings I and SCI Growth Investments II held 4.25 percent stake each.

Allow FDI in B2C e-commerce, says survey
Business

Allow FDI in B2C e-commerce, says survey

The B2C restriction has lead to a situation where all the major e-commerce players call themselves marketplaces and claim they merely facilitate buyers and sellers of goods or services to reach each other.

Tiger Global exits Just Dial, sells stakes for over Rs 430 cr
Business

Tiger Global exits Just Dial, sells stakes for over Rs 430 cr

The shares were offloaded on 19 May based on the closing price of Rs 1,138.65 and the transaction is estimated to have been valued at Rs 431.49 crore.

David Goldberg, CEO of SurveyMonkey and husband of Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg passes away
News & Analysis

David Goldberg, CEO of SurveyMonkey and husband of Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg passes away

SurveyMonkey CEO and husband of Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg, Dave Goldberg, died unexpectedly on Friday night, his brother wrote in a Facebook post on Saturday.

Tiger Global sells 3.4% in Just Dial for Rs 300 cr, pockets 20x profit in 8 yrs
Business

Tiger Global sells 3.4% in Just Dial for Rs 300 cr, pockets 20x profit in 8 yrs

Shares of Just Dial yesterday rose 0.84 percent to settle at Rs 1,319.70 apiece on the BSE

HolidayIQ to raise fresh fund from Tiger Global, Accel Partner
Business

HolidayIQ to raise fresh fund from Tiger Global, Accel Partner

HolidayIQ said it will raise fresh round of funds from its existing investors, Tiger Global Management and Accel Partners for expanding its base in the mobile app segment.

Online classifieds Quikr raises another $60 mn in funding
Startups

Online classifieds Quikr raises another $60 mn in funding

Quikr is a large-scale cross-category online classifieds business with more than 30 million monthly consumer and small businesses users in 940 cities.<br />

Messaging app Hike aims to reach 100 mn users by 2015 end: Kavin Mittal
Startups

Messaging app Hike aims to reach 100 mn users by 2015 end: Kavin Mittal

Hike is a joint venture between Bharti Enterprises and SoftBank Corporation.<br />

Kavin Bharti Mittal's messaging app Hike raises $65 mn in funding led by Tiger Global
Corporate

Kavin Bharti Mittal's messaging app Hike raises $65 mn in funding led by Tiger Global

Hike, which competes with messaging apps such as WhatsApp and Line, said it has more than 35 million users with more than 90 percent from India.<br />

E-commerce wars: Not just Flipkart vs Amazon, it's now Murthy vs Premji, Tata
Corporate

E-commerce wars: Not just Flipkart vs Amazon, it's now Murthy vs Premji, Tata

Narayana Murthy and Azim Premji are at opposing ends of the e-commerce battle, with the Infosys co-founder partnering with Amazon and the Wipro chairman having investments in Myntra and Snapdeal.

Decoding Motorola, Xiaomi's online flash sales: Why it's a win-win-win
Corporate

Decoding Motorola, Xiaomi's online flash sales: Why it's a win-win-win

Brands have woken up to the bounties afforded by tying up exclusively with e-commerce sites like Flipkart and Amazon.

Watch out, Myntra! Snapdeal has plans to hit Rs 6,000 cr in fashion sales by FY16
Startups

Watch out, Myntra! Snapdeal has plans to hit Rs 6,000 cr in fashion sales by FY16

Snapdeal has lined up a host of new products and services, focussing on the fashion vertical, in an attempt to give rivals Flipkart and Myntra a run for their money.