Online shopping may not be as green as we think

 Who does not love to sit at home in sweatpants and shop online? But it may not be as environment friendly option as often people think, new research suggests.

Now shop in 12 languages on Snapdeal mobile app

Now shop in 12 languages on Snapdeal mobile app

In a move to reach out to more customers across the country, online marketplace Snapdeal on Tuesday launched multilingual interface.

China's Alibaba pays $266M for Hong Kong newspaper

China's Alibaba pays $266M for Hong Kong newspaper

The publisher of Hong Kong's South China Morning Post says China's Alibaba is buying the English-language newspaper for 2.06 billion Hong Kong dollars (USD 266 million).

What is the relation between sex and smog?

What is the relation between sex and smog?

China's capital registered a boom in online orders for condoms and sportswear rather than masks and air purifiers, state media reported on Wednesday, as the city of over 22 million people reeled under the first-ever red alert for rising levels of pollution.

Alibaba.Com aims to more than double India user base

Alibaba.Com aims to more than double India user base

Alibaba group's B2B arm Alibaba.Com Monday said it aims to more than double its user base in India over the next few years through on-boarding of over 5 million businesses on its wholesale trading platform.

Foreign e-tailers to rake in Rs 54,700 cr from local shoppers

Despite government's attempt to curtail imports of consumer items, shoppers are likely to buy Rs 54,700 crore worth foreign goods from overseas e-tailers this year, a report said Thursday.

cloudBuy ties up with CII for online e-commerce gateway

Global provider of cloud-based e-commerce marketplaces cloudBuy has signed an agreement with the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) for an online e-commerce gateway.

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.

Chinese online sales breaks record on Singles Day

Chinese online sales breaks record on Singles Day

Alibaba recorded sales of 10 billion yuan (USD 1.57 billion) within 12 minutes and 28 seconds of midnight.

 

Online shopping prevents hypertension, depression: Study

New study shows that over 40 percent of professionals world wide consider online shopping as solution for their stress and depression caused due to their work.

Digital commerce: India accounts below 1% total retail sales

Digital commerce: India accounts below 1% total retail sales

India accounts for less than one percent of the total retail sales despite being the fastest digital commerce market in Asia, growing at 40 percent each year, according to research firm Gartner.

Moms increasingly shopping on their phones - even in store

Moms increasingly shopping on their phones - even in store

The US Mobile Mom 2015 survey, which polled the opinions of 1,117 mothers and mothers to be, shows that in the space of 12 months, there has been a 33% increase in online shopping via smartphone. 

Restaurants, shopping malls and theatres likely to be open 24x7

Restaurants, shopping malls and theatres likely to be open 24x7

If the state governments agree with the proposal of the centre, it is very likely that shopping malls, restaurants, theatres and local markets will soon be open round the clock, i.e. 24X7, 365 days a year.

All you need to know about hybrid shopping!

Zee News is the highly popular Hindi News channel of India’s largest television network ZMCL. The channel, which has a huge following in India and abroad, has won several prestigious national and international awards. Amongst its popular programs are -

India leader in purchasing through social media: Study

As many as 27 percent of the people surveyed in India said they would consider buying products on social media, followed by Brazil (15 percent) and Russia (14 percent).

Delhi records 88.5% surge in festive online sales

With e-commerce companies launching their big sale to woo shoppers, Delhi has recorded an 88.5 percent rise in online shopping during this festive season against regular online shopping that rose 56 percent, as per a report.

 

Welspun India forays into e-commerce with online store

Home textiles major Welspun India Thursday announced foray into e-commerce space with its new online retail store Shopwelspun.In, and targets a revenue of USD 50 million by 2020.

Diwali online sale: Heavy discounts by e-retailers

As we are entering into the festive season the online sale has benn increased while the companies like Flipkart, Amazon and Snapdeal are giving their customers a heavy discount. Make sure to grab the deals before the items runs out of stock.

Now, Amazon India set to woo customers with Great Indian Festive Sale from October 13-17

Now, Amazon India set to woo customers with Great Indian Festive Sale from October 13-17

After Flipkart, Amazon India has announced big discounts sale which will be available on its web and app platform from October 13 to October 17

Shopping online? Beware of fake products and frauds!

It is advised to be careful while shopping online!