Posts Tagged ‘ Wal-Mart ’
Monday, November 7, 2016
Dearton Thomas Hector
Bengaluru-based e-commerce firm and India’s biggest e-tailer Flipkart Ltd is reportedly in talks with world’s largest retailer Wal-Mart Stores Inc. and Canadian fund CPPIB to raise funds. Flipkart is trying to raise $1 billion in the next round of funding, The Hindu BusinessLine reported on Sund...
A day after its chief financial officer quit, India’s biggest e-commerce player Flipkart has made a few changes in its management structure in the interim. On Tuesday, Flipkart’s chief financial officer Sanjay Baweja had resigned after a two year stint with the Bengaluru-based e-tailer to take u...
26 October, 2016 |
India’s largest e-commerce company Flipkart’s chief financial officer Sanjay Baweja has quit. A Flipkart spokesperson confirmed the development to TechCircle. Baweja had joined the firm, which is battling an aggressive Amazon Inc., in November 2014 leaving the post of CFO at Tata Communications....
25 October, 2016 |
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...
12 October, 2016 |
Online marketplace ShopClues.com has integrated a wholesale marketplace to its platform to enable buyers to purchase bulk quantities of products at wholesale prices. So, instead of just listing their merchandise on an online directory, wholesale merchants will get a chance to take their business onl...
14 March, 2014 |
World’s largest retailer Wal-Mart Stores Inc is planning to launch an e-commerce marketplace in India, allowing other smaller vendors to sell to consumers through its website and taking on its global arch rivals Amazon and eBay, according to a report by The Economic Times, citing sources. Accordi...
5 March, 2014 |
The Tencent brand is worth about $33.9 billion even though it’s almost unknown outside its home turf, according to an annual ranking of China’s listed companies compiled by advertising company WPP Plc and its research affiliate Millward Brown. Global retailer Wal-Mart was valued at $36 b...
3 December, 2013 |
Alibaba Group’s plans to revolutionise China’s retail industry, investing $16 billion in logistics and support by 2020, will open up China’s vast interior and bring access to hundreds of millions of potential new customers. With an extra $15 billion or so in its pocket from a likel...
14 October, 2013 |
The government has given the nod on Friday, allowing up to 51 per cent foreign direct investment (FDI) in multi-brand retail in a big economic reform that could see a flood of foreign investments into the country. The move also provides a window for Amazon, the big daddy of online retail, to start r...
14 September, 2012 |
Facebook Inc Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg has fired a warning shot that threatens to ignite a battle to marry social networking with one of the most valuable areas of the technology industry: search. Long dominated by Google Inc, the Web search market represents a “big opportunity” t...
13 September, 2012 |