Exclusive: Amazon elevates India head Amit Agarwal

Dearton Thomas Hector

US-based Amazon.com, Inc. has elevated India chief Amit Agarwal to senior vice president (SVP), making him one of the few SVPs ....

16 March, 2017

Amazon unveils hyperlocal grocery delivery app, to dabble in used goods

Priya Prasad

Online marketplace Amazon India on Wednesday started a hyperlocal grocery delivery service via an app in a development that could ....

3 February, 2016
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Amazon crosses $100B mark in annual sales

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

NASDAQ-listed Amazon.com, Inc crossed the $100 billion mark in annual sales for the first time in its 20-year history during ....

29 January, 2016

Amazon overtakes Flipkart as most visited Indian e-com site: comScore

Binu Paul

E-commerce giant Amazon Inc said on Monday it has become the most visited e-commerce site in India beating local rival Flipkart ....

14 December, 2015

Housejoy raises $22.4M from Amazon, others

Disha Sharma

Home services marketplace Housejoy, run by Sarvaloka Services On Call Pvt Ltd, has raised Rs 150 crore ($22.4 million) in a ....

16 December, 2015

Delhi High Court orders probe into 21 e-commerce firms

Binu Paul

The Delhi High Court has ordered the government to investigate 21 e-commerce companies for possible violations of India's foreign ....

20 November, 2015
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Amazon opens seven new fulfilment centres in India

PTI

To beef up its logistics operations ahead of the festive season, global online retailer Amazon today said it has set up seven ....

9 September, 2015

Mobile shopping is the future, but can't let go of laptops yet

Varun Arora

While the merits and demerits of going app-only continue to hog headlines, merchants selling on top e-commerce platforms seem ....

4 September, 2015

InMobi ties up with Amazon and Paytm for India launch of discovery-led mobile commerce platform

Manu P Toms

SoftBank-backed mobile ad technology company InMobi Pte Ltd has joined hands with Amazon India, mobile wallet Paytm and others ....

6 August, 2015

Amazon scales past Wal-Mart and Alibaba as most valued retailer after Q2 earnings surprise

Adith Charlie

Amazon.com Inc posted a positive earnings surprise in the second quarter ended June 30, 2015 which set its share price on fire ....

24 July, 2015
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Financial services portal BankBazaar raises $59M from Amazon, Fidelity and others

Bhawna Gupta

Chennai-based A & A Dukaan Financial Services Pvt Ltd, which sells third-party financial services products through the online ....

2 July, 2015

Amazon starts Sunday delivery service in India

Bhawna Gupta

Global e-commerce giant Amazon has expanded the scope of its logistics services and is now delivering products on Sundays starting ....

27 April, 2015

Global tech earnings round-up: Amazon, eBay, Facebook & Google

Anuradha Verma & Anuradha Verma

Facebook The social media behemoth posted a revenue of $3.54 billion in the first quarter of the current financial year, lower ....

24 April, 2015

Excl: Amazon-Jabong call off talks for a potential $1.2B buyout deal

Priyanka Sahay

Amazon.com Inc's proposed deal to buy Rocket Internet-backed Indian lifestyle e-tailer Jabong.com, which could have been the ....

2 April, 2015

Amazon launches app for sellers on India marketplace to manage inventory, track sales & more

Priyanka Sahay

Global e-com giant Amazon has launched a mobile app for sellers who use its platform in India to sell their products. The company ....

4 March, 2015

Alibaba misses revenue forecast in Q3, stock tanks; Amazon surprises with profit in Q4, India vendor base rises to 16K

Priyanka Sahay

Global e-commerce giants and staunch competitors, Alibaba Group Holding Ltd and Amazon.com Inc reported 40 per cent and 15 per ....

30 January, 2015

Amazon adds private label for premium consumables exclusively for its Prime customers

Priyanka Sahay

In a move to drive membership numbers, world's second largest e-commerce company Amazon.com Inc, which runs the online portal ....

5 December, 2014

Amazon urges government to allow 49% FDI in B2C e-tailing & amend VAT

Peer

E-commerce giant Amazon, which has been under government lens for possible violation of FDI norms, has asked the government to ....

19 December, 2014

How heavy is the reverse logistics burden for top e-com players in India

Vishal Krishna

The e-commerce industry is estimated to be worth over Rs 20,000 crore by the end of the financial year. But while analysts are ....

17 November, 2014

Peek at how India's top three e-com marketplaces Flipkart, Amazon & Snapdeal fared

Team TC

The business of horizontal e-commerce in India has clearly consolidated among the top three marketplaces: Flipkart, Snapdeal and ....

6 November, 2014

Five things Amazon chief Jeff Bezos said in India

Peer

Jeff Bezos, founder & CEO of world's second largest e-commerce company Amazon.com Inc, has some interesting perspectives to ....

29 September, 2014