Has the coupon and cashback industry hit saturation point?

Binu Paul

E-commerce in India is possibly at its prime, but things aren't going quite as well for one of its dependents - the affiliate ....

25 May, 2018

Exclusive: Ex-Flipkart execs' reverse auction-based e-comm firm gets seed funding

Binu Paul

Arzooo.com, a reverse auction-based e-commerce platform launched by two former Flipkart executives, has raised an undisclosed ....

24 May, 2018
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Exclusive: M-commerce app Goodbox exiting 'non-core' ops, slashes headcount

Anand J

Nexus Ventures-backed Goodbox, an app that offers small and medium-sized businesses an e-commerce platform, has turned its attention ....

24 May, 2018

School supplies startup Edyoo gets pre-Series A cheque

Shweta Sharma

Edyoo, an e-commerce platform which sells products primarily used by schoolgoing children, has raised $1 million (Rs 6.8 crore) ....

23 May, 2018

SoftBank says selling entire Flipkart stake to Walmart

Dearton Thomas Hector & Shweta Sharma

Japanese telecom and Internet conglomerate SoftBank Group Corp has confirmed it will sell its entire stake in Indian online retailer ....

23 May, 2018

Alibaba brings online movie ticketing platform TicketNew under Paytm

Dearton Thomas Hector

Digital payments major Paytm has announced the acquisition of Chennai-based Orbgen Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which runs online ticketing ....

23 May, 2018
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E-tailer Infibeam buys UAE-based digital payments firm

Dearton Thomas Hector

Infibeam Incorporation Ltd, the parent of the country’s only listed e-commerce company, has acquired 100% stake in Vavian ....

21 May, 2018

Amazon India valued at $16 bn: Citi Research

Shweta Sharma

A week after US-based retail chain Walmart acquired 77% of Flipkart, a report by Citi Research last week found that rival Amazon ....

21 May, 2018

Fashion marketplace Myntra shrinks FY17 loss to around $100 mn

Shweta Sharma

Flipkart-owned Myntra Designs Pvt. Ltd narrowed its consolidated loss by a quarter to Rs 654 crore ($101 million) for 2016-17, ....

21 May, 2018

Quikr shrank FY17 losses but burnt over Rs 6 for every Re 1 in net revenue

Anirban Ghoshal

Bengaluru-based online classifieds firm Quikr India Pvt. Ltd has reported a sharply narrower net loss for the year through March ....

19 May, 2018
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Ola operations chief Vishal Kaul resigns, Pallav Singh takes interim charge

Shweta Sharma

Ola's operations chief Vishal Kaul has resigned after a stint of one year and four months, in the latest senior-level change ....

18 May, 2018

Walmart’s quarterly US e-commerce sales growth accelerates

Reuters

Walmart Inc, the world’s biggest retailer, posted a rebound in its U.S. e-commerce business on Thursday and beat profit ....

17 May, 2018

Vehicle marketplace Droom raises $30 mn to boost platform intelligence

Anirban Ghoshal

Droom, an online marketplace for new and used cars as well as aeroplanes, said it has raised $30 million (Rs 204 crore) in a Series ....

17 May, 2018

Flipkart's wholesale arm more than halves losses for FY17

Shweta Sharma

Flipkart India Pvt. Ltd, the wholesale arm of e-commerce major Flipkart, more than halved its losses for the year through March ....

17 May, 2018

Will Walmart's foray into Indian e-commerce be Amazon's worst nightmare?

Dearton Thomas Hector & Anand J

A common enemy was watching from the sidelines as US retail giant Walmart acquired Flipkart for $16 billion (around Rs 1.05 lakh ....

17 May, 2018

Paytm travel ticketing volume triples in FY18, aims for two-fold growth this year

Shweta Sharma

Digital payments firm Paytm sold over 38 million bus, flight and rail tickets in the financial year 2017-18, up three times from ....

16 May, 2018

Why SoftBank may face a long wait for its next multi-billion dollar india exit

Anand J & Dearton Thomas Hector

Walmart's big-ticket acquisition of Flipkart last week brought both bliss and billions to many of the Indian e-commerce company's ....

15 May, 2018

Foxconn writes off entire $200-mn Snapdeal investment

Binu Paul

FIH Mobile Ltd, a subsidiary of Taipei-headquartered Foxconn Technology Group, has written down the remaining $40 million of its ....

15 May, 2018

Swiggy seeks to raise $250 mn, eyes unicorn status

Anand J

Online food delivery startup Swiggy is looking to raise $250 million, instead of $150-200 million it was considering earlier. ....

15 May, 2018

Nykaa gets $24 mn cheque, closes Series D round

Shweta Sharma

Beauty e-tailer Nykaa has closed its Series D round of investment at Rs 165 crore ($24 million) from its existing investors, a ....

14 May, 2018

Flipkart sees IPO in as early as four years

Anand J

Indian e-commerce company Flipkart might go for an initial public offering (IPO) in as early as four years if minority investors ....

12 May, 2018