Amazon India sees 250% annual growth in sellers

Amazon India sees 250% annual growth in sellers

US-based Amazon on Friday said it has witnessed a 250 per cent year-on-year growth in bringing new sellers on board as it looks to tap into the booming ecommerce market in India.

Amazon, Filpkart, Snapdeal top 3 sites for sellers: Study

Amazon, Filpkart, Snapdeal top 3 sites for sellers: Study

Mumbai: Amazon followed by Filpkart and Snapdeal were the most preferred e-commerce websites among sellers, with highest top of the mind recall, a recent study has revealed.

Online shopping getting more expensive as sellers pay higher commission

Online shopping getting more expensive as sellers pay higher commission

Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: Buying from online market places is getting costlier as ecommerce companies are hiking the commission they charge from sellers.

'E-retailers face funding risks due to tighter private equity'

'E-retailers face funding risks due to tighter private equity'

Online retailers are exposed to funding risks as their access to easily available private equity (PE) funds gets tighter, according to a report.

What a relief! Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 is now available on Flipkart and Snapdeal 24x7

What a relief! Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 is now available on Flipkart and Snapdeal 24x7

Move over Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 flash sale on Amazon.In and Mi.com - the smartphone is now available on ecommerce sites Snapdeal and Flipkart and it is not flash sale but open sale.

Snapdeal opens data sciences centre in California

Snapdeal opens data sciences centre in California

Mumbai: Online marketplace Snapdeal today said it has established a data sciences centre in San Carlos, California to get top global talent and build high-value solutions.

Tata Group enters e-commerce market with apparel, electronics website

Tata Group enters e-commerce market with apparel, electronics website

India`s biggest conglomerate Tata Group launched an e-commerce venture on Friday, as it seeks to cash in on rising purchasing power in a market dominated by deep-pocketed international retailers and startups backed by global tech investors.

 

Flipkart offers Rs 1.5 lakh bonus to IITs, IIMs hires amid joining delay

Flipkart offers Rs 1.5 lakh bonus to IITs, IIMs hires amid joining delay

Facing flak for postponing the joining dates of students hired from IITs and IIMs, Flipkart has offered Rs 1.5 lakh as an additional joining bonus to all campus recruits to ease their "financial burden" in case they are to pay back loans.

Snapdeal partners Puravankara to sell flats with assured rent

Snapdeal partners Puravankara to sell flats with assured rent

Online marketplace Snapdeal has tied up with realty firm Puravankara Projects to market 200 ready-to-occupy flats in Chennai, Bengaluru, Coimbatore and Kochi, while offering assured rent for seven years to buyers.

Snapdeal CPO Anand Chandrasekaran quits

Snapdeal CPO Anand Chandrasekaran quits

Anand Chandrasekaran, the chief product officer of ecommerce site Snapdeal, has quit to start his own venture, the company said.

Hit by funding slowdown, startups  withdraw job offers at IITs

Hit by funding slowdown, startups withdraw job offers at IITs

Hit by sudden funding slowdown, the domestic startups have begun withdrawing job offers at the premier technological institutes such as the IITs

'India's e-commerce sector to see $120 billion revenue by 2020'

'India's e-commerce sector to see $120 billion revenue by 2020'

 The country's e-commerce sector is expected to see revenues of USD 120 billion by 2020 from USD 30 billion at the end of last fiscal, a report said.

Struggling to raise fresh funds, Flipkart and Snapdeal slash hiring to cut costs

Struggling to raise fresh funds, Flipkart and Snapdeal slash hiring to cut costs

Unable to raise fresh funds, local e-commerce majors Flipkart Limited and Snapdeal have begun to slash hiring in order to cut loses in wake of sales slowdown. 

Raghuram Rajan warns against deep discount model in startup space

Raghuram Rajan warns against deep discount model in startup space

With concerns being raised about cash-burn in burgeoning e-commerce sector, RBI Raghuram Rajan today made it clear that getting revenues through deep discounting is not a viable business model for startups.

Nestle re-launches Maggi atta, oats noodles; to be exclusively available on Snapdeal flash sale

Nestle re-launches Maggi atta, oats noodles; to be exclusively available on Snapdeal flash sale

Online marketplace Snapdeal will exclusively sell Maggi atta and oats noodles on April 24.

Micromax Canvas Spark 3 set for another flash sale on April 28

Micromax Canvas Spark 3 set for another flash sale on April 28

Micromax is all set to host another flash sale for Canvas Spark 3 on April 28.

This is how you may get cheated while shopping online!

This is how you may get cheated while shopping online!

The major online marketplaces in India Flipkart, Snapdeal, Amazon India keep coming up with discount festivals or daily deals promising you a profitable shopping experience.

Polaris partners with Snapdeal to sell vehicles online

Polaris India has inked a partnership with Snapdeal to sell its off-road and commercial vehicles on the latter's platform.

Samsung's newly launched J3 to be available on Snapdeal for Rs 8900

Samsung's newly launched J3 to be available on Snapdeal for Rs 8900

Samsung on Thursday launched Galaxy J3 smartphone with S Bike mode at an attractive price of Rs. 8,990, which will be available exclusively through Snapdeal

Flipkart, Amazon, Snapdeal may not give huge discount anymore!

Flipkart, Amazon, Snapdeal may not give huge discount anymore!

E-retailers, like Flipkart, Amazon and Snapdeal may now find it difficult to provide lucrative discounts to attract customers as the new guidelines on online marketplaces prohibit such players to influence the prices of goods and services.