E-tailers meet data panel, show varying flexibility on sharing data with government
Ecommerce companies Amazon, Walmart-owned Flipkart and Snapdeal presented views on possible data localisation, sharing aggregate customer data with the government and potential data portability on Tuesday.
Flipkart to start selling food through FarmerMart
In India, consumers spend about $500 bn on groceries annually. FarmerMart, with an authoris...
Probing 'predatory' pricing by Flipkart, Amazon: Piyush Goyal
Piyush Goyal said e-commerce companies have no right to offer discounts or adop...
Flipkart adds original content to video service
"Flipkart Video Originals will make available bespoke snackable content that is both mobile-first and interactive in nature," Flipkart said in a release.
Flipkart to foray into food retail with new entity
The entity is set to apply for a food retail license and has received board approval for the same during last month’s board meeting held in Singapore.
Credit goes to buyers for lifting festive sentiment
Credit-funded buys touch a record of about 75% for consumer durables, 55-60% for smartphones.
Chile protests continue after govt backs down on fare hike
The governor of the Santiago region says three people died in a fire at a looted supermarket early Sunday. It's one of 60 Walmart-owned outlets that have been vandalized and the company says many stores aren't opening.
$30 billion of proof that India's tech scene is back
Walmart is mulling to demerge PhonePe —the payment system and digital wallet company of Flipkart - so that its ownership will be vested directly with the US retail behemoth, offering some hope for the country’s long-awaited tech renaissance.
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.
Traders' body CAIT to launch nation-wide movement against Amazon, Flipkart
"Both Amazon and Flipkart still continue to sell goods on their portal at predatory pricing, deep discounting, controlling inventory, promoting preferential sellers and influencing prices," said Confederation of All India Traders.
Nokia partners Flipkart to launch smart TVs in India
Flipkart has entered into a strategic relationship with Nokia that grants it the use of the Nokia brand for smart TVs in India – a global first for the brand in the TV category. Flipkart will leverage its understanding of the needs of Indian consumers to develop, facilitate the manufacturing and distribution of the Nokia branded smart TVs.
Companies need to experiment out of comfort zones: D. Shivakumar
Aditya Birla Group president, speaking at industry body FICCI’s retail, FMCG and e-commerce conference, said that companies need to adopt attitude to risk. One of his tips for winning E-comm is - increasing the women working population.
Walmart to stop selling e-cigarettes amid vaping-related deaths
Walmart said Friday that it will stop selling electronic cigarettes at its namesake stores and Sam's Clubs following a string of mysterious ...
Ecommerce companies are the coolest place for summer internships
Cos like Amazon, Flipkart, Udaan make up for dips in offers from BFSI, automobile and telecom sectors.
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