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Oct 14, 2019, 03.38 PM IST
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Online and offline brands offering retail therapy now have a new category: experiential zones

Online and offline brands offering retail therapy now have a new category: experiential zones.

Tata CLiQ hasn't quite clicked in online retail

Tata CLiQ's revenue is only a fraction of that of rivals such as Walmart-owned Flipkart or Amazon.

Set to cross 50 stores next year, H&M’s hungry for more

Over the years, H&M has been opening one store a month and the world’s number two fashion retailer by sales plans to reach 60 outlets by the end of next year.

EComm portals’ festive offers under the lens

Small retailers have alleged that Amazon & Flipkart violated FDI norms during their festive sales.

Walmart plans to spin off PhonePe from Flipkart

The proposed demerger will coincide with PhonePe's ongoing fund raising plan of about a billion dollar through primary and secondary sale of shares.

This festive season, shopping offline to get as cheap as online

Brands like OnePlus, Xiaomi and Kodak and apparel retailers plan offers to beat the slump.

DPIIT may meet Amazon, Flipkart on Thursday on deep discounts, predatory pricing issues

The development comes after industry associations of retail, mobile and FMCG sectors met commerce and industry Piyush Goyal.

Festive online sales rise 30% to hit a record $3 bn: Analysts

RedSeer estimated that Flipkart emerged the big winner, accounting for more than 60% of the total sale during the period while its archrival Amazon India could manage only about 30%.

Retailers join party as baby fashion grows out of infancy

Traditionally in India, baby garments like rompers, dresses, and inner-wear were purchased from small stores while branded garments were bought by the wealthy.

With Rs 2.2 cr in 2 days, Uniqlo makes an impressive start

Uniqlo, Japan's largest fashion brand, opened its first store in India for public on Friday, offering competition to Spain's Zara and H&M.

Consultant to help Government e-Marketplace be on a par with ecommerce firms

Consultant to help Government e-Marketplace be on a par with ecommerce firms

The consultant will be given the brief to draw up this blueprint aiming at on-boarding more buyers and sellers, improving customer experience and enabling seamless transactions through the GeM platform.

A cut above the rest, Zara now keen to cut mall rentals to size

A cut above the rest, Zara now keen to cut mall rentals to size

Zara seeking reduction in revenue-share deals and either lower or total waiver of common area maintenance (CAM) charges.

Amazon, Walmart find success in rural India during sales season

Amazon, Walmart find success in rural India during sales season

The etail bandwagon is now moving beyond the country’s urban, English-speaking population.

Companies optimistic despite consumption slowdown: It’s not all turbulence for luxury goods market

Companies optimistic despite consumption slowdown: It’s not all turbulence for luxury goods market

There are definite signs of a chill in sales this festive season, in line with the slowdown in consumption.

H&M narrows gap with Zara on the back of new stores, low prices

H&M narrows gap with Zara on the back of new stores, low prices

The Indian unit of the world’s second biggest clothing chain posted sales of Rs 1,237.7 crore last fiscal, compared to Rs 893 crore a year ago.

Snapdeal to launch 3 e-stores for festival essentials

Snapdeal to launch 3 e-stores for festival essentials

Snapdeal said the e-store will also have all products required for the Diwali pooja, including idols of Lakshmi and Ganesh.

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