US govt concerned about impact of India's new e-commerce rules on Amazon, Walmart


The United States government is concerned about India's revised e-commerce regulations and has told officials in New ....

24 January, 2019

Meat ordering platform Licious raises funding to grow footprint

Kavya Kothiyal

Delightful Gourmet Pvt Ltd, the Bengaluru-based startup that owns online meat and fish ordering platform Licious, has raised $25 ....

10 December, 2018

Top Walmart executives to join Flipkart: Report

Dearton Thomas Hector

Three months after retail giant Walmart announced the acquisition of Flipkart, four senior executives from the US-based company ....

18 September, 2018

Flipkart takes aim at Amazon Prime with new loyalty programme


Indian online retailer Flipkart will be launching its second loyalty programme later this month, a move aimed at boosting customer ....

1 August, 2018

Govt considers creating single regulator for e-commerce sector


India is considering a single regulator and legislation to address all e-commerce-related issues in the country, in a bid ....

30 July, 2018

Fearing monopoly, traders hold protests over Walmart-Flipkart deal


Indian shopkeepers and traders affiliated to a local lobby group began sit-in protests across the country on Monday against Walmart ....

2 July, 2018

Why India's e-commerce giants may make a bigger push into private labels


For Lalit Bisht, buying Roadster jeans and T-shirts off Myntra, Flipkart's fashion operation, is a no brainer. It may take ....

30 May, 2018

It's official: Walmart to buy 77% stake in Flipkart for $16 bn

Anand J

Walmart Inc said on Wednesday it will buy a majority stake in Indian online retailer Flipkart, ending months of speculation around ....

9 May, 2018

Exclusive: Zivame appoints new CEO as Shaleen Sinha leaves lingerie e-tailer

Dearton Thomas Hector

Online lingerie retailer Zivame has appointed Amisha Jain as its new chief executive officer (CEO), the company said in an email ....

9 May, 2018

Artificial intelligence and fintech most overhyped sectors in India: Survey

Keshav Sunkara

The majority of Indian startups expect to have a difficult year on the fundraising front while mergers and acquisitions (M&A) ....

3 May, 2018

Paytm Mall tries to take shopkeepers online in bid to boost market share

Anirban Ghoshal

Paytm Mall is trying to attract more sellers to its online marketplace by launching a couple of new initiatives for offline stores ....

2 May, 2018

Snapdeal's revenue declines, losses mount in FY17

Anand J

Jasper Infotech Pvt. Ltd, which runs online marketplace Snapdeal, has reported a drop in consolidated net sales for the first ....

30 April, 2018

Tribunal rules in favour of Flipkart on Rs 110 cr tax demand

Dearton Thomas Hector

Flipkart can heave a sigh of relief after the Income Tax Appellate Tribunal (ITAT) rejected the revenue department’s demand ....

25 April, 2018

Robots will replace humans in retail, says chief of Chinese e-commerce giant


Robots will eventually replace human workers in the retail industry, the chief executive of Chinese e-commerce company ....

17 April, 2018

Walmart could seal deal for majority stake in Flipkart by June-end


Walmart Inc is likely to reach a deal to buy a majority stake in Indian e-commerce player Flipkart by the end of June in what ....

12 April, 2018

Will Flipkartā€™s latest discount sharing move shake up e-commerce?

Vijayakumar Pitchiah & Binu Paul

Flipkart's recent tweak to its discount sharing mechanism with sellers is being seen by industry experts as a significant ....

21 March, 2018

A first look as Amazon brings its own music to India's streaming party

Anand J

Amazon launched its flagship music streaming in India on Wednesday as the e-commerce giant continued efforts to grow its footprint ....

28 February, 2018

To decode Alibaba's India strategy, look no further than Paytm Mall

Binu Paul & Anand J

As foreign players hone in on India, Alibaba is doing things its own way as it seeks to gain a foothold in the online retail space. ....

13 February, 2018

Amazon in-house vendor Cloudtail posts four-fold growth in FY16 revenue

Binu Paul

Cloudtail India Pvt. Ltd, which is part-controlled by Inc. and is believed to be the single-largest vendor on its Indian ....

21 December, 2016

Flipkart is already a leader and does not need a turnaround: Kalyan Krishnamurthy

Binu Paul

Former Tiger Global executive Kalyan Krishnamurthy, who heads the key portfolios of retail, business development, advertising ....

5 December, 2016

Flipkart's loss doubles in FY2015-16

Disha Sharma

The net loss of Flipkart Internet Pvt. Ltd, which operates e-commerce major Flipkart, doubled to Rs 2,306 crore in the financial ....

26 November, 2016