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Amazon plans grocery stores in US to take on Wal-Mart

Wednesday, October 12, 2016 | More »

US- based etailer Amazon.com Inc., is planning offline grocery stores across the country, according to a media report. A report in The Wall Street Journal (WSJ) citing anonymous sources said that the Seattle-based company founded by Jeff Bezos is also introducing curbside pickup locations, which mea...

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Jeff Bezos beats Warren Buffett to be the third richest man in the world again

Ecommerce giant Amazon’s founder and CEO Jeff Bezos is the world’s third richest man again pulling down Berkshire Hathaway’s Warren Buffett. On Tuesday, Buffett’s net worth slipped by $1.3 billion, according to Forbes. At the end of trading in the US on Tuesday, Bezos had doubled his lead ov...

15 September, 2016 | More »

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Jeff Bezos is now richer than Warren Buffett

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos on Thursday became the third richest person on the planet, going past Berkshire Hathaway promoter Warren Buffett, according to the Bloomberg Billionaire Index, a daily ranking of the world’s wealthiest people. Bezos sneaked past Buffett, but just about. As of July 22,  B...

22 July, 2016 | More »


Alibaba in talks with Delhivery, Xpressbees to build India logistics arm

Chinese e-commerce major Alibaba Group is in talks with two Indian e-commerce logistics firms, Delhivery and Xpressbees, for potential investments to build a strong logistics infrastructure before launching its horizontal marketplace platform in the country. Citing two unnamed people aware of the de...

14 June, 2016 | More »


Can Alibaba still catch up with Amazon in India?

When Amazon.com Inc founder and CEO Jeff Bezos announced an additional $3 billion investment in India last week, the aim was not only to compete with local e-commerce players Flipkart and Snapdeal. Amazon was also seeking to gain an upper hand before China’s Alibaba Group establishes its prese...

11 June, 2016 | More »


Amazon to ramp up India bet with $3 bn more

Amazon.com Inc founder and CEO Jeff Bezos said the company plans to invest $3 billion more in its India operations, as the US e-commerce giant strengthens its presence to take on domestic rivals such as Flipkart and Snapdeal. The additional planned investment takes the total amount that the company ...

8 June, 2016 | More »


With each failure, one moves closer to a successful innovation: Amazon’s Jeff Bezos

Entrepreneurs should not be intimidated by internet, but should lean into the future and get hooked to the digital platform, according to Jeff Bezos, founder and CEO of Amazon.com Inc., the second largest e-commerce company in the world. Bezos, who is on his second trip to India, also said that smal...

1 October, 2014 | More »


Five things Amazon chief Jeff Bezos said in India

Jeff Bezos, founder & CEO of world’s second largest e-commerce company Amazon.com Inc, has some interesting perspectives to share on the Indian e-com market. Talking to separate media organisations during the weekend he said Indian e-commerce business will have multiple winners and indicated t...

29 September, 2014 | More »


Excl: Amazon’s CEO Jeff Bezos to visit India ahead of Diwali in October

Jeff Bezos, founder & CEO of world’s largest public listed e-commerce company Amazon.com Inc, is likely to visit India ahead of Diwali in October this year, sources privy to the development told Techcircle.in. Around the same time, Amazon is also planning to launch its drone-based delivery ser...

28 August, 2014 | More »


Why engineers make great CEOs

Corporate titans leading Australia’s top 50 companies are as likely to have degrees in engineering as commerce or economics, a LeadingCompany analysis has found. And, it’s not just Australian mining conglomerates where engineers are rising to the top. Around the world, a combination of sound eng...

24 April, 2014 | More »

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