Myntra’s marketing and strategy heads to quit by year-end

Binu Paul

Gunjan Soni, the chief marketing officer and head of Jabong at Flipkart-owned online fashion retailer Myntra, and Ananya Tripathi, ....

17 October, 2018

Flipkart co-founder Sachin Bansal may invest $100 mn in Ola

Dearton Thomas Hector

Richer after his exit from his first venture Flipkart, Sachin Bansal seems all set to make his biggest personal investment ever ....

11 October, 2018
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Walmart may replace Binny Bansal as group CEO at Flipkart: Report

Dearton Thomas Hector

Walmart Inc., which acquired Flipkart earlier this year, may replace the Indian e-commerce company's group chief executive ....

24 September, 2018

Robotics startup GreyOrange raises $140 mn in Series C funding round

Dearton Thomas Hector

In one of the biggest funding rounds for a robotics startup globally, Singapore and Gurugram-based GreyOrange has raised $140 ....

7 September, 2018

After two pivots and a poke from Binny Bansal, Zopper is back in the game

Anand J

Russian billionaire Yuri Milner, whose investment firm DST Global has backed unicorns such as Ola, Swiggy and Flipkart, hosted ....

10 July, 2018

Medical-technology startup SigTuple raises $19 mn in Series B round

Anand J

Medical-technology startup SigTuple Technologies Pvt. Ltd has raised $19 million (around Rs 129 crore) in a Series B funding round ....

26 June, 2018
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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

Flipkart's first VC investor thought it would only take $500 mn to break even

Anand J

Monumental. That's how Accel Partners described portfolio company Flipkart's $16 billion acquisition by US retail giant ....

10 May, 2018

Would Flipkart have got the billions had these men not brought the first few lakhs?

Anand J & Dearton Thomas Hector

Co-founders Sachin Bansal and Binny Bansal have always been the prominent individuals at the heart of Flipkart's success story. ....

9 May, 2018

How Flipkart evolved from an online bookstore into India’s biggest e-tailer

Binu Paul

A little more than a decade after Sachin Bansal and Binny Bansal started an online bookstore they named Flipkart, US retail giant ....

9 May, 2018
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Health-tech startup CureFit gets $600K in new funding round

Binu Paul

CureFit Healthcare Pvt. Ltd, which operates health and fitness platform CureFit, has raised Rs 4.18 crore (about $611,121) in ....

16 April, 2018

Why Flipkart and Walmart need each other to keep Amazon at arm's length

Dearton Thomas Hector & Anand J

Everyone has been hearing it through the grapevine. Now, it appears that US retail giant Walmart is on the verge of buying either ....

14 March, 2018

Liver-tissue printer Pandorum raises Series A funds

Shweta Sharma

Bengaluru-based Pandorum Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which designs and makes human liver tissues using 3D printing tech, has raised ....

14 February, 2018

Flipkart raises $1 bn in down round: Report

Dearton Thomas Hector

Flipkart Pvt Ltd, the Singapore-based holding company of India's largest e-commerce marketplace, has reportedly raised $1 billion ....

20 March, 2017

Pi Ventures hits first close of maiden fund; MakeMyTrip, Flipkart co-founders invest

Arti Singh

Early-stage venture fund pi Ventures has announced the first close of its maiden fund at $13 million, with technology entrepreneurs ....

7 March, 2017

Med-tech startup SigTuple raises $5.8 mn from Accel, IDG Ventures, others

Binu Paul

Medical-technology startup SigTuple Technologies Pvt. Ltd has raised $5.8 million (around Rs 38.8 crore) in a Series A funding ....

13 February, 2017

Flipkart's Sachin Bansal reiterates stand on 'level playing field' for local cos

Dearton Thomas Hector

E-commerce giant Flipkart's co-founder Sachin Bansal has re-ignited the debate around a "level playing field" for Indian startups, ....

9 February, 2017

Flipkart in talks to raise $1.5 bn from Microsoft, eBay and others

Binu Paul

Home-grown ecommerce major Flipkart is in talks with a bunch of investors to raise a significantly large round of investment as ....

22 February, 2017

Microsoft's India cloud plans get booster shot as Flipkart signs up

Manu P Toms

Global technology leader Microsoft and India's top e-commerce firm Flipkart have announced a broad collaboration under which, ....

20 February, 2017

Is Flipkart clawing back in the game against Amazon?

Binu Paul

In early signs of a reversal in fortunes, Flipkart has outrun rival Amazon India in gross sales in two consecutive months, after ....

17 February, 2017

Flipkart, Amazon drop $1 bn Souq acquisition bid: Report

Team TC

US-based Amazon.com Inc and Indian online retailer Flipkart have dropped a bid to acquire Middle East-based horizontal e-commerce ....

18 January, 2017