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Ecommerce Portal Firstcry Raises 26M Dollar By Valiant Capital In Series D Funding Round [Type: News]
Brainbees Pvt Ltd, parent company of kids-focussed e-commerce portal FirstCry.com, has raised a $26-million Series D funding led by San Fransico-based Valiant Capital Partners. Existing investors IDG Ventures India, Vertex and SAIF Partners, also par ...
Nielsen: Flipkart is India Number 1 Shopping App [Type: News]
Indian ecommerce industry is in the midst of a strange dilemma right now, which has nothing to do with revenues or profit. It’s the faster-than-imagined adoptation of mobile apps which is confusing them.     After Myntra decided to ...
Mobile services marketplace UrbanClap raises $25m from Bessemer Venture Partners and Others [Type: News]
Services marketplace UrbanClap has raised Rs 165 crore (~ $25 million) in funding led by Bessemer Venture Partners, with participation from existing investors Accel Partners and SAIF. It plans to use the funding for geographical and category expansio ...
FDI tussle triggers debate arketplace definition Flipkart Snapdeal oppose opening up Indias ecommerc [Type: News]
BANGALORE: E-commerce juggernaut Flipkart has approached real estate developers for 1.5 million sq ft office space to consolidate its rapidly expanding operations in Bangalore.Flipkart needs 4 lakh sq ft soon and would opt for staggered occupation of ...
Online Fashion Marketplace Jabong Poaches Snapdeal Head Of Strategy Ranjan Kant Former Lifestyle [Type: News]
Online fashion marketplace Jabong has appointed Ranjan Kant as its chief marketplace officer and Kalyan Kumar as the head of merchandise, in order to beef up the company's top management which was left in lurch when both key cofounders Praveen Sinha ...
e-commerce retailer has entered the Indian market with Amazon.in [Type: News]
In 1995, Amazon.com started in the US as an online book store. Eighteen years later the world’s largest e-commerce retailer has entered the Indian market with Amazon.in, an online marketplace that offers books and movies offering up to 25 to ...
Finally Myntra to Shutdown its Desktop version, Go App-Only [Type: News]
After closing its mobile website last month, online fashion retailer Myntra is now moving to an app-only strategy by shutting down its desktop website. The company confirmed the move by telling NDTV Gadgets it will "focus on mobile, and will soo ...
HMT is Shutting Dow, Goes Online to Sell Last of it Watches [Type: News]
Public sector brand, HMT Watches is planned to shut down its business operations since it has been unable to keep up with the evolving trends. It is partnering with online retailer Flipkart to sell 3,000 of the last of its stock online. The c ...
Amazon plans it big with India Post network to ramp up its delivery mechanism [Type: News]
E-commerce giant Amazon wants to do in India what Alibaba did in China. Amazon's India head Amit Agarwal on Tuesday met telecom and IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad and urged him to allow the use of new technologies such as real-time tracking and mon ...
Branded jewellers like Gitanjali and Tara tie up with Amazon, Snapdeal to sell cheaper products onli [Type: News]
KOLKATA: Branded jewellers are tweaking their marketing strategy to cope with high rentals, thin margins and competition from neighbourhood shops that a section of the trade claims, source gold from the grey market where it is available cheaper since ...
Ecommerce firms like Flipkart, Snapdeal to give big push to small firms developing software products [Type: News]
Last year, e-commerce took a lion's share of venture funding, leaving little for young technology companies. But this year, the same sector will be the one giving a big push to small firms developing software products. These firms are relying o ...
Ratan Tata is now in Fashion industry by investing in KAARYAH.COM [Type: News]
KAARYAH, a fashion brand for women's apparel, has raised an undisclosed amount of investment from Tata Sons' chairman Ratan Tata. This adds another online player in his portfolio. Also after this he is now chosen the fashion industry as his next vent ...
Future Group Partners with Amazon to Sell Online; To Start by Selling Apparel [Type: News]
Online marketplace Amazon and Indian Brick and Mortar retailer-Future Group has signed an agreement to sell goods online. As part of the deal, both firms are expected to develop a new line of products across categories to be exclusively sold at Am ...
mCommerce Player Paytm To Help Sellers Go Online By Investing Rs 640 Crore [Type: News]
Leading mobile wallet Paytm has set aside $100 million (about Rs 640 crore) to help sellers go online. The Noidabased mobile commerce platform, backed by Chinese ecommerce company Alibaba, is planning to subsidise sellers as it is planning to get nea ...
Toonz Retail to foray into eastern and western India markets [Type: News]
Toonz Retail, the one-stop shopping destination for children between the ages of 0 and 12 years, is planning to branch out in the western and eastern markets of India. With a sales target of achieving around, 1000 million in next two years and ...
Reliance Retail borrow Rs 4500 crore for e-commerce boost [Type: News]
MUMBAI: Reliance Retail plans to borrow Rs 4,500 crore through term loans and debentures to build its ecommerce business and accelerate store openings in select formats as rivals intensify their efforts to expand market share. The Mukesh Ambani-contr ...
Freecharge Founder Kunal Shah Says: Use Pain To Fuel Your Success [Type: News]
Usually, an entrepreneur's vocabulary features words like passion, drive, and determination. But there are few who would name shamelessness as a virtue. The Freecharge founder Kunal Shah is one of them.      Shah, speaking at an ent ...
Despite unique risks, Amazon plans to go ahead with $2 billion investment in India [Type: News]
Online retail giant Amazon is planning to expand its infrastructure in India. The US-based company plans to open its second 'fulfilment' centre in Gujarat as part of its $ 2 billion investment plan for the country. According to a Economic Times ...
Flipkart set to raise $1.5 billion in another round of mega fund-raising [Type: News]
India's largest online retailer, Flipkart, could begin another round of mega fund-raising as it expands its product range catering to a widening base of customers. The Bengaluru-based firm will seek funding of about $1.5 billion and has begun shortl ...
Chefs Basket raises $6M from SAIF partners and Angel Investor [Type: News]
Ready-to-cook food startup Chefs Basket has raised $6 million from SAIF partners and angel investor Haresh Chawla in series A funding. The funding will be used towards expansion of its product range and adding new distribution channels by end of 2 ...
Image-based product search to revolutionise online shopping [Type: News]
In July, e-commerce major Flipkart unveiled an image search feature on its mobile app that lets consumers get more apt search results while shopping online. Via this feature, shoppers just need to click a picture or use a photo on their phone ...
M-commerce to contribute up to 70 per cent of online shopping: Experts [Type: News]
Shopping online through smartphones is expected to be a game changer shortly and industry experts believe that m-commerce would contribute up to 70 per cent of their total revenues. "In India, the mobile internet traffic now outweighs pers ...
Snapdeal Parent Jasper Infotech Raises 200M Dollar In Funding At Valuation Of Over 6.5B Dollar [Type: News]
Snapdeal parent Jasper Infotech, has raised $200 million in a fresh funding round led by Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan and Singapore-based investment entity Brother Fortune Apparel, among others. With the infusion of this capital, Snapdeal is ...
Any Scope For Online Art Marketplace in India [Type: News]
In the past couple of decades, the interest of people in Indian artwork has risen dramatically  across the globe. They have started recognizing it, thereby increasing its commercial value. The art industry has suddenly witnessed a growing demand ...
Electronics Appliances Repair Startup HandyHome Raises 0.5M Dollar in Seed Funding [Type: News]
Mumbai-based startup HandyHome which allows users’ book brand’s authorized repairs and other services for electronics alliances, has raised $0.5 million in seed round. The investors are Bessemer Venture Partners (Investers of Skype, Linke ...
SnapDeal.com launches a special Wedding Store [Type: News]
 Online marketplace, SnapDeal.com, has launched a special Wedding Store on its platform. The store will have assortment in jewellery, clothing, cosmetics, fragrances, footwear and other wedding essentials. SnapDeal has tied-up with brands lik ...
After Amazon, mobile wallet MobiKwik launches Online Diwali Mela [Type: News]
Mobile wallet MobiKwik announced the launch of MobiKwik Online Mela from October 20th – 26th. Mobikwik users can enjoy the 7-day online Diwali extravaganza across top e-commerce portals such as MakeMyTrip, ShopClues, Snapdeal, eBay India, Do ...
Snapdeal acquires Exclusively to strengthen its fashion business & reach $2bn in GMV in 2015 [Type: News]
India’s largest online marketplace, Snapdeal.com today announced it has acquired Exclusively.com (formerly Exclusively.in) the online destination for premium and luxury fashion. With this acquisition, Snapdeal.com looks to further strengthen ...
Amazon talks to buy a minority stake in gift card technology and retail firm QwikCilver Solutions [Type: News]
Amazon India is in advanced talks to buy a minority stake in gift card technology and retail firm QwikCilver Solutions, according to three people aware of the development. The deal, if successful, will mark the first investment in an Indian startu ...
Smartphone Gaming Platform Gamezop Raises 350K Dollar In Seed Round Of Funding By Kwan [Type: News]
Delhi-based smartphone gaming platform, Gamezop, has raised $350K (INR 2.3 Cr.) in a seed round funding led by talent management firm Kwan.   This round also saw participation from Snapdeal’s CPO Anand Chandrasekaran, redBus co-founder P ...