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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.

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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

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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

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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

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Flipkart acquires Appiterate to strengthen mobile app presence

Flipkart acquires Appiterate to strengthen mobile app presence

🕔09:43, 1.May 2015

Bengaluru, May 01 Indian e-commerce portal Flipkart said it has acquired Delhi-based mobile engagement and marketing automation company Appiterate for an undisclosed amount. “Flipkart has been persistently looking to improve and expand its mobile app capabilities to cater to the

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Flipkart ties up with Mumbai’s Dabbawalas

Flipkart ties up with Mumbai’s Dabbawalas

🕔13:14, 10.Apr 2015

Bengaluru, April 10  Leading e-retailer Flipkart on Thursday announced partnering with Mumbai’s world famous Dabbawalas for last mile delivery to its customers in the country’s financial capital. “The association with the popular Dabbawalas in Mumbai is an effort to explore

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Flipkart to promote handicrafts, products of small sellers

Flipkart to promote handicrafts, products of small sellers

🕔10:19, 29.Dec 2014

Bengaluru, Dec 29  Leading e-retailer Flipkart said it has tied up with Export Promotion Council for Handicrafts (EPCH) and Karnataka Small Scale Industries Association (Kassia) to promote sale of handicrafts and products of small sellers and local entrepreneurs from across

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Ravi Shankar Prasad meets Flipkart’s CEO

Ravi Shankar Prasad meets Flipkart’s CEO

🕔11:26, 14.Nov 2014

New Delhi, Nov 14  Communications Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad met Flipkart co-founder and Chief Executive Officer Sachin Bansal and assured him that the government will provide full support to resolving issues related to logistics and connectivity. “I was delighted to

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Snapdeal clinches $627 mn funding from Japan’s SoftBank

Snapdeal clinches $627 mn funding from Japan’s SoftBank

🕔14:10, 28.Oct 2014

New Delhi, Oct 28  In another mega-deal in India’s e-commerce space, Snapdeal will raise $627 million from Japan’s SoftBank, a major investor in the global internet space. This will make SoftBank the largest investor in Snapdeal, a company statement said.

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Government will examine complaints on Flipkart sale: Sitharaman

Government will examine complaints on Flipkart sale: Sitharaman

🕔12:02, 9.Oct 2014

New Delhi, Oct 9  A day after e-retailer Flipkart apologised to millions of customers after its promises of bumper discounts on orders placed for a host of products came a cropper, the government Wednesday said it will look into complaints

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Flipkart claims billion hits, buyers feel cheated on discounts

Flipkart claims billion hits, buyers feel cheated on discounts

🕔10:07, 7.Oct 2014

Bangalore, Oct 7  India’s largest e-retailer Flipkart claimed to have got a billion hits for its special sales offer Monday, but millions of buyers felt cheated on its discounts, as they alleged the prices quoted were higher, even as its

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Flipkart gets $1 billion from global venture funds

Flipkart gets $1 billion from global venture funds

🕔11:09, 30.Jul 2014

Bangalore, July 30  India’s largest e-commerce market player Flipkart announced it had raised a whopping $1 billion (Rs.6,015 crore) in fresh capital from global venture funds. “We will use the fresh funds for long-term strategic investments in the country, especially

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Flipkart unveils tablet for Rs.9,999

Flipkart unveils tablet for Rs.9,999

🕔11:30, 27.Jun 2014

Bangalore, June 27  India’s largest e-commerce player Flipkart launched its first tablet Digiflip Pro, priced at Rs.9,999. The tablet comes in black and white variants with shopping benefits worth Rs.5,000 and free e-books valued at Rs.2,000 from the company. “Launching

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