Tata ecommerce firm CLiQ offers TVs for Rs 70 on Independence day sale

Tata group’s multi-brand phygital ecommerce platform, Tata CLiQ announced a seven-day independence sales, offering items such as LED TVs and smartphones for as little as Rs 70. Consumers will get 70 great deals spread over a period of 7 days for everyone with special offers on electronics from 8th to 10th August and handsome discounts […]

Flipkart acquires mobile payments firm PhonePe

Flipkart today announced the acquisition of PhonePe, a Bangalore based mobile payments company. Co-founded by ex-Flipkart employees Sameer Nigam and Rahul Chari, PhonePe is building India’s first Unified Payments Interface (UPI) based product. UPI, planned to go live in the April, will allow users to transact using their unique identification and mobile phone number or […]

India online shoppers to jump to 8 cr this year from 5.5 cr – Assocham-PwC study

The number of people shopping online is expected to rise to 8 cr (80 mln) this year from 5.5 cr in 2015 with better infrastructure in terms of logistics, broadband and Internet-ready devices, according to an ASSOCHAM-PwC study. The overall e-commerce industry, valued at $25 billion at present has been growing at a compounded annual […]

LeTV Le 1s remains available on open sale on Flipkart at price Rs 10,999

LeTV Le 1s, the runaway hit from LeEco, continues to remain in stock on Flipkart today, even 9 hours after the latest open sale began. This has come barely a week after the phone’s first open sale saw stocks exhausted before most people had a chance to buy because of extremely high demand. On Feb 25, the stocks […]

Amazon sale offers mobile deals on Yu Yutopia, Nexus 5X, OnePlus 2, Zenfone

A day after Flipkart gave discounts on many top mobile phones, Amazon India is offering price cuts on smartphones and mobiles as part of its Great Indian Sale today, including the open sale of Yu Yutopia. YU Yutopia OPEN SALE Surprisingly, the Great Indian Sale includes the open availability of Yu Yutopia, a quad-HD mobile […]

LIst of Cheapest 4K Monitors and UHD TVs in India

So you’re upgrading your TV and want to make sure that you futureproof it by buying the best available within your budget. Perhaps you’re buying a new monitor for your PC and want to ensure that it’s got at least as much resolution as your latest phone? Welcome to the world of ultra-high-definition TVs and monitors. DO […]

Google ends the Great Online Shopping Festival in India

Google India has cancelled its three-year-old annual shopping event – the Great Online Shopping Festival, taking a step back to let the big giants like Flipkart and Amazon do their own thing. As Google pointed out, back in 2012, when it launched Great Online Shopping Festival to rival USA’s Cyber Monday, the total online shopping Industry […]

Amazon India to sell daily household items and FMCG

Amazon India today announced the launch of its Household Supplies store that offers a wide range of products including dishwashing detergents, household cleaners, laundry detergents, paper, plastic wraps as well as puja supplies. These products will be delivered to any place in India. The entry of the giant into this space could squeeze specialized online […]

Mobile shopping to cross $30 mln mark in India – survey

Online purchases made through mobile phones are steadily increasing in India and are likely to touch $40 million in 2016 from the current level of $30 million, reveals the ASSOCHAM and Grant Thornton joint study. The results are likely to interest players like Amazon and Flipkart. Flipkart especially has been very aggressive as it sees […]