Our focus remains on pure-play ecommerce: Flipkart's Kalyan Krishnamurthy
Krishnamurthy said the Bengaluru-based company will deploy most of its investments and resources into winning commerce with a focus on value consumers and the lower end of the market.
Tata Consumer Products distributors to join as sellers on Flipkart, enable availability of products
The Tata Consumer Company distributors wh...
Flipkart elevates five senior executives as senior VPs
This brings the total number of executives at the level of Senior vice-president to 14...
Unacademy raises a new round of funding led by Facebook, General Atlantic and Sequoia
"We thank General Atlantic and Facebook who have joined us in this journey and our existing investors who continue to be a part of the journey by supporting us. Our goal is to democratise education and become not just the largest educational organisation but the largest consumer Internet story out of India," Gaurav Munjal, Co-Founder and CEO, Unacademy, said.
No slump, growth’s the talk of the town: Kalyan Krishnamurthy
This year, Flipkart is aiming to clock sales worth $3 billion during the month-long festive sales period.
Flipkart adds three regional language interfaces
This will empower customers to comfortably undertake an end-to-end e-commerce journey in their local language with ease and is in line with Flipkart's aim of developing innovations to solve for the various pain points of consumers transitioning to e-commerce, a statement said.
Flipkart CEO mails staff on change of plans
“We respect the decision because the government has many complex scenarios to manage while protecting more than a billion people in the country,” Krishnamurthy wrote in an email to employees. ET has reviewed a copy of the email.
‘Bharat to haul ecomm GMV past the $100 billion mark by 2025'
India's online shopping base will grow from 100 million to 300-350 million by 2025, with a majority of new shoppers emerging from tier-2 towns, says Bains & Company-Flipkart Study.
Covid-19: Cos try to save jobs while struggling to meet payroll commitments
Buffeted by the turmoil unleashed by the Covid-19 pandemic, a bunch of companies are trying to save jobs even while India Inc struggles to meet payroll commitments.
Walmart, Flipkart invest in Ninjacart
The deal will allow the new strategic investors to work with Ninjacart in utilising the supply chain infrastructure the latter has created, particularly around perishable goods, ensuring that it is cost effective after taking into account forecasting, pricing and demand.
Flipkart CEO reassures staff, says will honour all job offers
In a virtual townhall, Flipkart CEO assured over 6,000 employees that Flipkart was “financially healthy”.
COVID impact: Goyal hears out ecommerce CEOs
Over the past five days, ecommerce companies have seen their business slow to a crawl as they grapple with local authorities indiscriminately shutting down operations.
Unacademy eyeing unicorn club as it talks for $100-150 million funding
The financing bid comes less than four months after the firm closed a $110 million round led by social media giant Facebook and blue-chip private equity firm General Atlantic.
Kalyan Krishnamurthy, Binny Bansal and others put in $815k into image processing startup Terraview
Terraview claims to be the world’s first image processing startup focused on vineyards
Flipkart partners Vishal Mega Mart for home delivery of essentials
In wake of the nationwide lockdown (that started on March 25), many people have turned to e-commerce platforms to place orders for essential goods, including food and grocery, to stay away from crowds and to practice social distancing.
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