India | Max Bearak, The New York Times | Wednesday July 30, 2014
Kunal Bahl and his high school buddy Rohit Bansal had modest ambitions for their online shopping site. Today, Snapdeal is on track to handle more than $1 billion in sales this year for over 30,000 merchants across more than 500 categories of goods an...
Monday July 28, 2014
Global e-commerce giant Amazon has said it will open 5 new centres across India to ensure faster product delivery in the fiercely competitive online shopping space, which is dominated by homegrown players like Flipkart and Snapdeal.
Reuters | Friday July 18, 2014
Facebook said its new Buy button will allow consumers to purchase goods directly from participating businesses.
Associated Press | Thursday July 17, 2014
Visa and its retail partners are hoping a simpler, quicker checkout process with fewer steps will lead to fewer abandoned shopping carts online.
Hitesh Arora | Wednesday July 9, 2014
Flipkart Students scheme will provide timely offers in various categories, apart from sign-up offers.
Jamshed Avari | Tuesday July 8, 2014
The online shopping giant has lent its name to a retail product, and we've had some time to evaluate both the product and the strategy.
Ketan Pratap | Wednesday July 2, 2014
Flipkart is also offering a discounted shipping charge under 'In-a-day Guarantee' service at Rs. 50, applicable for two days and for orders above Rs. 5,050.
Sunday June 29, 2014
According to the BCG digital influence study 2013-14, online shopping is expected to rise to 14 per cent by 2016 from 6 per cent in 2013. It also said already 25 per cent of travel and tourism-related sales are digitally driven in the country current...
Press Trust of India | Friday July 4, 2014
The Smartfeed feature will provide users with personalised shopping ideas and list of trending products that are relevant to the user.
Sunday June 22, 2014
Flipkart will hire 12,000 people this year to beef up its support and technology operations as the homegrown firm witnesses a strong surge in online shopping in the country.
Ketan Pratap | Friday June 13, 2014
Flipkart's new feature for shoppers allows them to choose a specific date and time for delivery of their order.
Robin Sinha | Wednesday June 11, 2014
Flipkart First subscribers also get free standard delivery with no minimum purchase price, and Same-day Guarantee delivery at a discount.
Reuters | Thursday June 5, 2014
Yandex Market will be made into an electronic marketplace allowing customers to buy directly from retailers and sellers.
Wednesday June 4, 2014
Late last month, Flipkart, India's largest e-shopping portal, announced the takeover of rival Myntra in a deal analysts estimated at $330 million -- the largest of a string of transactions in the sector over the past two years.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday May 26, 2014
Organisers of a Philippine independence celebration have dropped plans to hold it in a busy Singapore shopping district, police said Monday, after an abusive campaign by online commentators opposed to the event's venue.
World | Reuters | Wednesday May 21, 2014
E-commerce company eBay Inc said hackers stole email addresses, birthdays and other identity information between late February and early March in a data breach that may have affected a "large number" of accounts.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday May 16, 2014
US online giant eBay announced Thursday the launch of Spanish and Portuguese versions of its popular auction and shopping website, hoping to boost its presence in growing Latin American markets.
Ketan Pratap | Thursday May 8, 2014
Ahead of the Flipkart First annual subscription service release, the Internet retailer is offering a free 3-month subscription to 75,000 customers.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 6, 2014
The NBA Store can be found as a section of the Indian online apparel shopping portal, Jabong.
Ketan Pratap | Monday April 28, 2014
The same-day guaranteed delivery from Flipkart is a limited period offer, and is valid only on orders placed between April 28 and April 30.