Amazon launches grocery delivery app in Bangalore
Amazon launches grocery delivery app in Bangalore

E-Commerce giant Amazon on Wednesday launched a grocery delivery app for customers in the city, taking domestic players such as Grofers, LocalBanya and PepperTap head on.

Watch: Taking e-commerce to villages in Maharashtra!

The delivery of the e-commerce products has commenced in the villages of Maharashtra now.

Amazon emerges as largest online store in India
Amazon emerges as largest online store in India

Online market space Amazon has emerged as the largest online store in India in 2015, adding over 55,000 new products to its inventory per day, a company statement said on Thursday.

Investors hover as e-tailers boost demand for Indian warehouses

Overseas firms including Dutch pension fund manager APG and US buyout group Warburg Pincus are looking to invest in India`s warehouses, hoping to cash in on demand for modern and efficient storage space from booming online retailers.

 

Yahoo will not spin off Alibaba stake, weighs core business sale

Yahoo Inc is weighing a sale of its core Internet business and will not sell its stake in Chinese e-commerce firm Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, CNBC reported, with an announcement coming as soon Wednesday.

 

E-commerce market in India may touch $100 billion by 2020

E-commerce market is likely to grow ten-fold in next five years to reach USD 100 billion on the back of increasing penetration of Internet, smartphones and spread of digital network in rural areas, DIPP Secretary Amitabh Kant said Tuesday.

HC no to interim order against e-commerce sites, pending probe

Delhi High Court has refused to pass any interim order against e-commerce majors like Flipkart and Amazon.

World’s biggest online shopping day nets over $14 billion
World’s biggest online shopping day nets over $14 billion

E-commerce giant Alibaba said Thursday that Chinese and international consumers spent more than $14 billion in the world’s biggest online shopping day, as it sought to soothe worries over China’s slowing economy.

Satya Nadella embraces E-commerce cos, ropes in Paytm, Snapdeal for cloud
Satya Nadella embraces E-commerce cos, ropes in Paytm, Snapdeal for cloud

Delivering keynote address at 'Future Unleashed: Accelerating India,' which is Microsoft's largest ever customer conference in the country, Hyderabad-born Nadella also announced new partnerships with e-commerce leaders such as Justdial, Paytm and Snapdeal.

Delhi-NCR malls expect 55.58% decline in footfalls this Diwali: Assocham
Delhi-NCR malls expect 55.58% decline in footfalls this Diwali: Assocham

Several malls, unable to attract are even shutting down.

Alibaba gets CCI nod for acquiring 4.14% stake in Snapdeal

A leading online marketplace, Snapdeal has been raising funds from various investors in recent times.

Flipkart sells half a million handsets in 10 hours
Flipkart sells half a million handsets in 10 hours

E-commerce major Flipkart on Thursday said it has sold half a million mobile handsets within 10 hours as part of its The Big Billion Days sale.

PayUmoney sees boom in digital adoption by SMEs

Leading payment gateway player PayUmoney remains bullish about rapid adoption of e-commerce by the small and medium-sized enterprises.

Paytm eyes Rs 4K-cr revenue from fastest delivery service

E-commerce firm Paytm is starting a new service 'Fastest Expert Delivery' that will ensure that products are delivered within two hours from receiving the orders from customers.

Flipkart appoints S Venkataraman as CFO for commerce platform
Flipkart appoints S Venkataraman as CFO for commerce platform

E-commerce marketplace, Flipkart, has has appointed Sriram Venkataraman as CFO, the new finance lead for its commerce platform(CP) and Pramod Jain as vice president and Head of Taxation. 

Flipkart ropes in tech executives from Amazon, Google, Microsoft
Flipkart ropes in tech executives from Amazon, Google, Microsoft

Homegrown e-commerce giant Flipkart on Tuesday announced appointments of three former Amazon, Google and Microsoft senior technology executives to different roles in the company.

E-commerce players betting big on offline presence

In order to differentiate their brand from the clutter of online brands, some e-tailers are setting up shops offline.

Law on e-commerce needed to protect online consumers: IIM study

"To effectively protect a consumer buying goods or services through e-commerce would need a separate law, as other countries have," said the study conducted by IIM Ahmedabad.

Wal-Mart's drug problem: Pharmacy business drags on profit

The company warned that the margin squeeze would continue for at least the remainder of the year.

E-commerce in Middle East to reach $4.9 billion in 2015

The rapidly evolving e-commerce in the Middle East has grown tremendously over the last decade and its value is expected to reach USD 4.9 billion this year.