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Flipkart Group garners 68% of Rs 29,000cr festive sales: Report

Flipkart Group garners 68% of Rs 29,000cr festive sales: Report

🕔10:36, 27.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 27  Riding on a shopping surge in smaller towns and cities, Flipkart Group emerged as overall leader during the week-long festive sales, accounting for 68 per cent of the total sales as the country saw a massive

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Future-RRVL deal stalled; RRVL says ‘intend to enforce rights & complete transaction’

Future-RRVL deal stalled; RRVL says ‘intend to enforce rights & complete transaction’

🕔07:09, 26.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 26  E-commerce major Amazon has got a favourable ruling in Singapore regarding the Reliance Retail’s buyout of the debt-laden Future Group as the deal has been temporarily stalled. Reliance Retail Ventures Ltd in a statement said that

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Flipkart records 10X growth, delivers 1 crore products in 5 days

Flipkart records 10X growth, delivers 1 crore products in 5 days

🕔19:39, 21.Oct 2020

Bengaluru, Oct 21  Flipkart on Wednesday said that it delivered 1 crore shipments in the first five days of its Big Billion Day sale which is a massive 10 times growth compared to the last BBD when only 10 lakh

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Over 1 lakh offline retailers to sell goods this festive season on Amazon

Over 1 lakh offline retailers to sell goods this festive season on Amazon

🕔15:29, 4.Oct 2020

Bengaluru, Oct 4  Over 1 lakh Amazon-enabled local shops, kiranas and neighbourhood stores across India will serve customers in the upcoming festive season on the e-commerce platform. More than 20,000 offline retailers, kiranas and local shops from “Local Shops on

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Flipkart Wholesale announces 1st ‘Big Festival Month’ fashion sale

Flipkart Wholesale announces 1st ‘Big Festival Month’ fashion sale

🕔13:05, 28.Sep 2020

Bengaluru, Sep 28  Flipkart Wholesale, the digital B2B marketplace of Flipkart Group for kiranas and MSMEs, on Monday announced ‘Big Festival Month’ from September 29 to October 31 where over 95 per cent products sourced locally will be made available

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Online retail sales to hit $2.5 trillion in Asia by 2024

Online retail sales to hit $2.5 trillion in Asia by 2024

🕔12:04, 18.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 18  Riding on the surge in grocery demand in the Covid-19 times, online retail sales in Asia will grow from $1.5 trillion in 2019 to $2.5 trillion in 2024, with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of

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Amazon to invest $18 billion this year to help SMBs grow

Amazon to invest $18 billion this year to help SMBs grow

🕔14:56, 2.Sep 2020

Seattle, Sep 2  Amazon has announced to invest $18 billion this year to help small and medium businesses (SMBs) scale their operations and grow. In the next 12 months, the ecommerce behemoth will provide more than 500,000 SMBs in the

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Amazon India signs MoU on marketing support for MSMEs

Amazon India signs MoU on marketing support for MSMEs

🕔10:28, 14.Dec 2018

New Delhi, Dec 14  Amazon’s Indian arm on Thursday signed an MoU with the Federation of Indian Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (FISME) to support sellers in the segment under which the e-commerce major would provide the platform and logistics, while

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New line-up of Amazon Echo smart speakers now in India

New line-up of Amazon Echo smart speakers now in India

🕔10:16, 21.Sep 2018

New Delhi, Sep 21  Amazon on Friday launched a new line-up of Echo devices and an Echo companion device in India. At Rs 4,499, Echo Dot comes with a new speaker for crisper sound and an updated fabric design. Echo

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Digital commerce market to reach Rs 2.37 lakh cr: Report

Digital commerce market to reach Rs 2.37 lakh cr: Report

🕔09:58, 14.Sep 2018

New Delhi, Sep 14  Digital commerce in India will reach Rs 2.37 lakh crore by December 2018, a report by the Internet and Mobile Association of India (IAMAI) said here on Thursday. By the end of 2017, the market stood

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Amazon India launches 3rd fulfilment centre in Bengal

Amazon India launches 3rd fulfilment centre in Bengal

🕔07:24, 5.Jul 2018

Kolkata, July 5  In a bid to serve customers better with one and two-day delivery options, Amazon India on Wednesday announced launch of its third fulfilment centre in West Bengal. Spread over 140,000 square feet with over 600,000 cubic feet

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Online platforms capture 38% smartphone sales in India, Flipkart leads

Online platforms capture 38% smartphone sales in India, Flipkart leads

🕔13:35, 15.Jun 2018

New Delhi, June 15  Driven by exclusive online launches and strong promotions, e-commerce platforms captured a record 38 per cent share of the total smartphone channels in India in the first quarter of 2018, a new report said on Friday.

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Alibaba’ Singles Day fest fetches $12bn in two hours

Alibaba’ Singles Day fest fetches $12bn in two hours

🕔12:45, 11.Nov 2017

Shanghai, Nov 11 Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba on Saturday announced the sale of about $12 billion worth goods within two hours of launch of its 11.11 Global Shopping Festival. “Nearly $11.9 billion worth of total Gross Merchandise Volume (GMV) (sales in

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Online shopping to grow by 78 percent in 2016: Assocham-PwC

Online shopping to grow by 78 percent in 2016: Assocham-PwC

🕔11:28, 21.Mar 2016

New Delhi, March 21  Average online purchases in India are expected to increase by 78 percent this year on the back of attractive deals and aggressive marketing of merchandise, industry chamber Assocham said on Sunday.“Unfazed by slowdown, average online purchases

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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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Online shakes up physical format in India’s retail space

Online shakes up physical format in India’s retail space

🕔13:10, 25.Dec 2014

New Delhi, Dec 25  It’s still a small component of India’s Rs.38 trillion ($600 billion) overall retail trade industry. Yet, the e-commerce format with sales of Rs.1 trillion ($16 billion) managed to create a buzz in 2014 like never before

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India’s online shoppers to touch 100 mn by 2016: Study

India’s online shoppers to touch 100 mn by 2016: Study

🕔15:39, 20.Nov 2014

New Delhi, Nov 20  India will have 100 million online shoppers and the country’s e-tailing sector will become a $15 billion market by 2016, a study said Thursday. The annual online shopping growth report was compiled by Forrester Consulting and

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Flipkart ties up with Euronet for e-payments

Flipkart ties up with Euronet for e-payments

🕔11:04, 5.Nov 2014

Bengaluru, Nov 5  India’s leading e-retailer Flipkart has entered into a strategic partnership with Euronet India for electronic transactions and payments, a company spokesperson confirmed Tuesday. “The partnership felicitates Euronet to distribute digital gift codes as payment instruments to our

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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 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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