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Reliance Industries seeks shareholders’ approval to make major forays into the online retail space [Type: News]
Reliance Industries has sought shareholders' approval to make major forays into the online retail space to cash in on the boom in the country's ecommerce market that is expected to grow four-fold to almost $70 billion by 2019. The Mukesh Ambani ...
Snapdeal, Ola backers say no to SoftBank’s buyout offer [Type: News]
As SoftBank Corp was finalising deals to infuse capital in online retailer Snapdeal and taxi aggregator Ola last month, the Japanese Internet and telecom giant also made an offer to buyout shares of angels and some early venture-capital investors ...
Snapdeal clinches $627 million funding from Japans SoftBank [Type: News]
In another mega-deal in India's e-commerce space, Snapdeal will raise $627 million from Japan's SoftBank, a major investor in the global internet space. This will make SoftBank the largest investor in Snapdeal, a company statement said. The e-c ...
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 ...
Mydala aims for 10 lakh merchants on its platform in next 3 years [Type: News]
Coupon and discount marketing platform mydala.com plans to get 10 lakh merchants on its platform in three years, a more than six-fold increase, a top company executive said. "We have about 1.5 lakh merchants on board currently and we are target ...
4 hottest jobs in Indian e-commerce industry [Type: News]
User interface developers, e-commerce merchandising specialists, interaction designers and digital marketers to be in demand in the e-commerce industry in the coming years. The Indian e-commerce industry warmed up in 2014, with a large chunk re ...
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, Amazon no match for Alibaba on sale day [Type: News]
Twenty minutes was all it took for Alibaba to clock its first $1 billion (Rs 6,100 crore) in sales during China's biggest online shopping event, the 'Singles Day Sale,' on Tuesday. Alibaba Group had crossed $7.7 billion (over Rs 47,000 crore ...
Flipkart and Snapdeal sell products worth Rs 600 crore each in a day [Type: News]
In one of the biggest sales days in Indian online retail market, Flipkart and Snapdeal on Monday sold products worth an estimated Rs 600 crore each even as customers complained about technical glitches, while global e-retailer Amazon continued its ow ...
Yepme raises $13mn from TCS Capital & JS Capital; seeks more funding from SoftBank [Type: News]
Vas Data Services Pvt. backed fashion e-tailer Yepme.com has reportedly secured close to $13 million in Series A funding round from TCS Capital and JS Capital, with participation from existing investors Helion Venture Partners and Capricorn Investmen ...
E-tailers have no solution for spikes in demand [Type: News]
This rush is faster than an F1 race. Unable to cope with the unprecedented festive demand from online shoppers, a New Delhi-based e-commerce logistics company has been forced to ask even its top executives to handle phone calls from irate consumer ...
Snapdeal Invest $20M in Logistics Firm GoJavas says Delivery Time Reduced [Type: News]
Snapdeal has invested an additional $20 million in the third party logistics company gojavas. The Gurgaon-based e-commerce marketplace had previously made an undisclosed investment in gojavas as part of a strategic partnership in March 2015.  & ...
Online Retail Stores Asset Light [Type: News]
If malls are where you love to shop, then online marketplaces that host multiple stores could offer you a virtual equivalent of that experience-well, almost. A format first popularised by the San Jose-based American shopping and auction site, eBay, m ...
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 ...
Snapdeal logs onto rural India [Type: News]
Online retail is poised for a hyper jump into rural India. To go one up on archrival Flipkart, Snapdeal one of the country's largest e-tailers plans to tap 50 lakh low-income households in slums and villages across the country. These include pl ...
Snapdeal leaves shoppers high and dry on sales day [Type: News]
Snapdeal, one of the country's largest online retailers, did a Flipkart on Tuesday, failing to deliver on its promises of big discounts and speedy deliveries on its Savings Day sale. The mess-up evoked the ire of hundreds of online shoppers, who ...
Ratan Tata invests in taxi-hailing company Ola Cabs [Type: News]
Mumbai: Ratan Tata, chairman emeritus of Tata Sons Ltd, has made an undisclosed investment in online taxi-hailing service Ola, his seventh investment in a domestic start-up in the past 11 months. Tata had earlier invested in online marketplace S ...
Flipkart Secures Rs 4500-crore Fund Round in Big eCommerce Race Amazon readying $5 bn War Chest Plan [Type: News]
Flipkart has closed a funding round of $700 million (Rs 4,500 crore) at a valuation of $15 billion, scooping up capital for the first time this year as the battle for dominance in the Indian online retail market heats up.   New York-based ...
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 ...
Move over Flipkart, Alibaba reports record $9.3 billion sales in a single day [Type: News]
E-commerce behemoth Alibaba recently held 'Singles Day Sale’ in China, encouraging people who aren’t in a relationship to splurge on a gift for themselves. Alibaba turned Singles' Day, a Nov. 11 Chinese response to Valentine's Day, ...
Indian e-commerce market to reach $20 billion next year [Type: News]
The e-commerce market in the country is expected to grow 37 per cent to reach $20 billion by next year on the back of growing internet population and increased online shoppers, a report has said. "E-commerce in India is a $11 billion market, ...
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 ...
Snapdeal in talks to buy Komli Media for $300 million [Type: News]
Online retailer Snapdeal is in advanced talks to acquire Komli Media in a deal that values the ad technology company at about $300 million, the same as when it raised funds from investors last year. The deal will give Snapdeal engineering capab ...
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 ...
eBay India announce the 9 Hour Delivery service [Type: News]
E-commerce marketplace, eBay India, announced the first phase launch of the ‘9 Hour Delivery’ service. As of now, this service has been made available in Mumbai. Under this service, eBay will be delivering purchases of select technolog ...
eCommerce Website Amazon Invests 300M Dollar To Improve Services [Type: News]
After investing $250 million in December 2015, eCommerce website Amazon has now invested about $300 million in Amazon Seller Services. The capital are being used to improve warehousing, logistics and marketing services.     With this, Am ...
e-Commerce Major Snapdeal Puts 200 Employees On Notice [Type: News]
Amid growing competition from rivals like Amazon and Flipkart, e-commerce major Snapdeal has put its 200 employees on a 'performance improvement' notice under which they need to improve within a month or get terminated.   "The PIP process ...
eCommerce Marketing Startup Noida-Based BetaOut Raises $500K Via Snapdeal Co Founders [Type: News]
Noida-based e-commerce marketing software startup Betaout, has raised $500,000 or Rs 3.2 crore in seed round of funding from group of angel investors including Snapdeal cofounders Kunal Bahl and Rohit Bansal.       Other angel inve ...
Snapdeal.com likely to acquire Exclusively.in to take on rivals Flipkart-owned Myntra and Jabong [Type: News]
Snapdeal.com may be set to acquire Exclusively.in, a site that sells designer brands, as one of the country's largest online retailers looks to strengthen its fashion business to take on rivals Flipkart-owned Myntra and Jabong amid a consolidation ...
Maharashtra FDA raids Snapdeal office for selling [Type: News]
 Maharashtra's Food and Drugs Administration (FDA) has raided the premises of major e-commerce company Snapdeal for allegedly selling prescription drugs online. According to FDA Commissioner Harshadeep Kamble, the officials raided Snapdeal's of ...