Flipkart hires Unilever’s Vikas Gupta to head marketing
Flipkart was acquired by the world’s biggest retailer Walmart Inc for more than $16 billion in May last year, valuing it at $22 billion.
Lightspeed and Sequoia hit the jackpot with Oyo
Lightspeed, which put in $20 million, will get $1 b for half of its 13.4% stake in company; S...
To keep discounts in play, Flipkart writes a sop story
Etailer incentivises sellers to pass on additional discounts to ‘loyal’ customers on F...
How an in-house e-commerce platform has revolutionised government procurement
Rolled out in 2016, GeM is a platform to make govt procurement cashless, contact-less and paperless.
Oppo expects online sales to drive growth; to launch own eCommerce store before Diwali
It plans to start sales through own e-commerce site just before the festive season.
Flipkart co-founder Sachin Bansal may foray into mutual fund business
Sachin Bansal, former co-Founder of Flipkart, is mulling a foray into the mutual fund space, according to a report by ETNow. The business ne...
Flipkart founder Sachin Bansal in talks to buy out Essel Mutual Fund
Former BofA banker and Bansal’s friend Ankit Agarwal is leading the talks on behalf of Essel MF.
Indians just love to shop on e-commerce sale days, even with lower discounts
Since FDI rules for e-comm were tightened, the average discounts had halved to 5-10% from 10-20% last year.
Dishwashers save time and water yet consumers are not convinced these are a necessity
Estimates by dishwasher makers put the market between Rs 140-200 crore. In contrast, the size of the residential air-conditioner market in India is around Rs 20,000 crore, refrigerator Rs 21,000 crore and washing machine will be about Rs 8,000 crore.
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