Back to homepage

Tag "Flipkart"

CCI to investigate Flipkart, Amazon deep discounting on mobile phones

CCI to investigate Flipkart, Amazon deep discounting on mobile phones

🕔06:53, 14.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 14  The Competition Commission of India (CCI) has launched an investigation to find out if the exclusive arrangements, deep discounting and preferential listing by e-commerce marketplaces like Amazon and Flipkart for mobile phones are causing an adverse

Read Full Article
Myntra registers 50% rise in end of season sale

Myntra registers 50% rise in end of season sale

🕔07:05, 27.Dec 2019

Bengaluru, Dec 27  Myntra, the Flipkart-owned e-commerce platform, on Thursday announced that the 11th edition of its flagship ‘end of season’ sale had set a record by garnering 50 per cent more orders, compared with last year. The four-day fashion

Read Full Article
Flipkart posts $6 bn revenue in 2018-19

Flipkart posts $6 bn revenue in 2018-19

🕔12:59, 2.Nov 2019

Bengaluru, Nov 2  World’s retail giant Walmart’s Indian e-tailor arm Flipkart posted $6-billion (Rs 42,600 crore) revenue, business intelligence platform paper.vc said on Friday. “The Singapore holding company of Indian e-commerce platform Flipkart filed its annual financial statement on Thursday.

Read Full Article
Amazon, Flipkart sales generate Rs 19,000 cr in 6 days

Amazon, Flipkart sales generate Rs 19,000 cr in 6 days

🕔06:38, 9.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 9  Led by Amazon and Flipkart, e-tailers in India achieved a record $3 billion (nearly Rs 19,000 crore) of Gross Merchandise Value (GMV) in the first six days of the festive sale from September 29-October 4, a

Read Full Article
Flipkart launches its first ‘furniture experience centre’

Flipkart launches its first ‘furniture experience centre’

🕔08:52, 29.Jul 2019

New Delhi, July 29  E-commerce major Flipkart on Sunday said that it has launched its first “furniture experience centre”, in Bengaluru. “In order to give a touch and feel experience to customers in an ever-growing online furniture market, Flipkart has

Read Full Article
Flipkart revamps seller onboarding process to help MSMEs

Flipkart revamps seller onboarding process to help MSMEs

🕔21:16, 22.Jul 2019

Bengaluru, July 22  Flipkart on Monday announced it has revamped its seller onboarding process to ease the first-time e-commerce experience for medium and small businesses (MSMEs). The e-tailer has also stationed 13 regional teams across the country to help onboard

Read Full Article
‘Super app’ to place Reliance Jio in pole position

‘Super app’ to place Reliance Jio in pole position

🕔16:13, 1.May 2019

New Delhi, May 1  As Mukesh Ambani, Chairman and Managing Director, Reliance Industries, prepares to officially launch world’s largest online-to-offline new e-commerce platform and give jitters to Amazon and Walmart-Flipkart, Reliance Jio is reportedly working on a “super app” that

Read Full Article
Sachin Bansal invests Rs 650 crore in Ola

Sachin Bansal invests Rs 650 crore in Ola

🕔19:31, 19.Feb 2019

Bengaluru, Feb 19  Internet entrepreneur and Flipkart co-founder Sachin Bansal has invested Rs 650 crore, or about $92 million, in ride-hailing platform Ola in his personal capacity as investor, the company said in a statement on Tuesday. This investment is

Read Full Article
Walmart may exit Flipkart due to new FDI rules: Morgan Stanley

Walmart may exit Flipkart due to new FDI rules: Morgan Stanley

🕔14:58, 5.Feb 2019

New Delhi, Feb 5  Retail giant Walmart may exit Flipkart after India’s new Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) norms for e-commerce companies came into force, US investment banker Morgan Stanley has warned. “An exit is likely, not completely out of the

Read Full Article
New e-commerce norms to impact e-tailers: Flipkart

New e-commerce norms to impact e-tailers: Flipkart

🕔21:19, 28.Dec 2018

Bengaluru, Dec 28  The policy changes the government announced on Wednesday for the e-commerce sector would have long term implications, said leading e-tailer Flipkart on Friday. “The government policy changes will have long term implications for the evolution of the

Read Full Article
Flipkart ‘first choice’ of online smartphone buyers in India: IDC

Flipkart ‘first choice’ of online smartphone buyers in India: IDC

🕔14:04, 20.Dec 2018

New Delhi, Dec 20  Consumers in India who visit online stores with the intention of buying a smartphone consider Flipkart their first choice, according to research from the International Data Corp (IDC) released on Thursday. However, for premium smartphones —

Read Full Article
Traders’ stir against Walmart-Flipkart deal

Traders’ stir against Walmart-Flipkart deal

🕔11:39, 7.Sep 2018

New Delhi, Sep 7  The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) on Thursday said traders from across the country are expected to participate in a strike against the Walmart-Flipkart deal on September 28. The confederation has called for a ‘Bharat

Read Full Article
Flipkart unveils Indian version of eBay for refurbished goods

Flipkart unveils Indian version of eBay for refurbished goods

🕔22:50, 22.Aug 2018

Bengaluru, Aug 22 (IANS) Retail giant Walmart-owned leading e-tailer Flipkart on Wednesday unveiled a dedicated portal ‘2GUD’ for refurbished goods, including mobile phones, laptops and tablets, a week after shutting its eBay India operations. “The independent platform ‘2GUD’ aims to bring

Read Full Article
CCI nod for Walmart-Flipkart deal, traders’ body to move court

CCI nod for Walmart-Flipkart deal, traders’ body to move court

🕔12:14, 9.Aug 2018

New Delhi, Aug 9  Fair trade watchdog Competition Commission of India (CCI) has approved the acquisition of e-commerce major Flipkart by Wal-Mart International Holdings. However, a traders’ body said that it will move the court against the approval. “@CCI_India approves

Read Full Article
Flipkart partners with MakeMyTrip for online bookings

Flipkart partners with MakeMyTrip for online bookings

🕔13:27, 5.Apr 2018

Bengaluru, April 5 Indian e-tail major Flipkart on Thursday announced its tie-up with leading online travel company MakeMyTrip for travel bookings. “Through the partnership, users can now make travel bookings through MakeMyTrip’s services using Flipkart’s mobile application,” an official from MakeMyTrip

Read Full Article
Patanjali debuts online, announces partnership with Amazon India, Flipkart

Patanjali debuts online, announces partnership with Amazon India, Flipkart

🕔11:19, 17.Jan 2018

New Delhi, Jan 17  Aiming to expand its footprint in the country’s FMCG sector, Baba Ramdev promoted Patanjali on Tuesday launched its e-commerce platform under the tagline “Haridwar to har dwar” (Haridwar to every door step online). The company has

Read Full Article
E-commerce will be able to do deliveries using drones

E-commerce will be able to do deliveries using drones

🕔15:15, 2.Nov 2017

New Delhi, Nov 2  E-commerce players like Amazon and Flipkart will be able to make airborne delivery of products to customers in India using drones enabled by technology being developed by the country’s aviation sector, a minister announced on Thursday.

Read Full Article
Snapdeal not selling out to Flipkart

Snapdeal not selling out to Flipkart

🕔09:33, 1.Aug 2017

Bengaluru, Aug 01  Leading e-tailer Snapdeal on Monday said it was terminating strategic discussions to sell its stake, ostensibly to rival Flipkart, as it had decided to pursue an independent path. “As we have been exploring strategic options over the

Read Full Article
Flipkart introduces online ‘No Cost EMI’ option

Flipkart introduces online ‘No Cost EMI’ option

🕔15:12, 31.May 2016

New Delhi, May 31  E-commerce major Flipkart on Tuesday introduced “No Cost EMI” option to make online shopping affordable for high-end purchases through an attractive financing option of Equated Monthly Installments (EMI) where customers will not bear additional cost.Flipkart’s “No

Read Full Article
Flipkart announces scheme for employees to adopt kids

Flipkart announces scheme for employees to adopt kids

🕔12:55, 14.Jul 2015

Bengaluru, July 14  Leading e-retailer Flipkart on Monday unveiled a novel policy to allow its employees to adopt children. “Our employees will be granted paid leave and Rs.50,000 allowance to meet legal, agency and regulatory costs for adoption. We have

Read Full Article