Why click-and-mortar may be the key to cracking India’s grocery delivery business

Anand J

What are the keys to success in the grocery delivery business? BigBasket co-founder Hari Menon thinks a deep understanding of ....

8 February, 2018

Logistics firm Xpressbees raises $35 mn from Alibaba

Anand J

Logistics firm Xpressbees has raised Rs 225 crore (around $35 million) in its Series D round of funding from Alibaba.com Singapore ....

30 January, 2018

Delhi-NCR startups lead funding activity in tepid week

Keshav Sunkara

Startup funding activity was muted this past week as only six startups raised venture capital and two companies secured angel ....

12 November, 2016

Furniture e-tailer Pepperfry gets $31 mn from existing investors

Disha Sharma

Furniture e-tailer Pepperfry has raised Rs 210 crore ($31.3 million) from existing investors including Goldman Sachs Group Inc., ....

21 September, 2016

Future Group to shut online venture Big Bazaar Direct

Varun Arora

Future Retail Ltd, which houses a string of retail chain formats, has decided to shut its online venture Big Bazaar Direct, according ....

30 August, 2016

Why Big Bazaar tied up with Paytm

Nishant Sharma

Kishore Biyani has been extremely critical of the business model followed by e-commerce companies in the past. The founder and ....

5 August, 2016

Future Group ties up with Paytm to take Big Bazaar online


Retail company Future Group has tied up with mobile payments and commerce platform Paytm to enable Paytm users to shop for Big ....

4 August, 2016

Alibaba, Myntra, Snapdeal, others queue up to buy Jabong

Binu Paul

Rocket Internet-incubated fashion e-commerce venture Jabong has re-initiated talks with a number of internet companies including ....

4 July, 2016

Rocket Internet, others invest in BedBathMore.com

Priya Prasad

Home décor portal BedBathMore.com, which is operated by  Mumbai-based Home Craft Online Pvt. Ltd, said it has raised an undisclosed ....

16 May, 2016

Future Group to acquire FabFurnish.com

Debjyoti Roy

Future Group has agreed to acquire Rocket Internet-backed online furniture and home furnishings store FabFurnish.com in an all-cash ....

6 April, 2016

Future Group enters into strategic partnership with Amazon to sell products online


Kishore Biyani, chief of India's second-largest retail group who went public with his vociferous critique of e-com firms accusing ....

13 October, 2014

Future Group scripting e-com enabled direct selling for its hypermarket with Big Bazaar Direct; what's on offer?

Sonam Gulati

Future Retail Ltd, which houses a string of retail chain formats, has launched a new venture called Big Bazaar Direct which seeks ....

3 September, 2013

Kishore Biyani-led Future Group to take Amar Chitra Katha digital

Nandana Das

Kishore Biyani, CEO of Future Group whose public listed arm Future Ventures holds a majority stake in edutainment media firm Amar ....

4 October, 2012

Offline Retailers Tata Croma & Future Group Primed Up For E-Commerce

Preethi J

At VCCircle's E-commerce Forum held last week in Mumbai, the e-commerce heads of retailing heavyweights – Tata and Biyani ....

23 August, 2011