Walmart-Flipkart deal to change offline retail in India – CMR

Walmart-Flipkart deal to change offline retail in India – CMR

2018-05-11T11:55:20+00:00 On

CyberMedia Research, the market research arm of the CyberMedia publishing group, has predicted that the $16 bln acquisition of Flipkart by WalMart, the world’s largest retailer, will bring far-reaching changes in India’s retail sector, both online and offline. The news of the…

Hero MotoCorp launches e-commerce portal for selling genuine parts

Hero MotoCorp launches e-commerce portal for selling genuine parts

2018-04-18T14:22:42+00:00 On

Hero MotoCorp has launched online shop for consumers to buy genuine parts and accessories for their Hero scooters and motorbikes. The portal, www.hgpmart.com, will be run by the company directly. However, it will tap close to 100 distributors in a ‘hub and…

Cartrade.com to buy majority stake in Shriram Automall for Rs 156 cr

Cartrade.com to buy majority stake in Shriram Automall for Rs 156 cr

2018-01-24T15:44:16+00:00 On

Shriram Transport Finance Company said it has decided to sell a majority stake in its vehicle auction company Shriram Automall to Cartrade.com to create what it called India’s leading used vehicle platform. CarTrade, owned by MXC Solutions India, will acquire majority stake…

Adani to enter e-commerce with grocery app ‘Fortune Online’

Adani to enter e-commerce with grocery app ‘Fortune Online’

2017-11-08T10:50:16+00:00 On

Adani Wilmar, the company that markets ‘Fortune’ brand of food products in India, is all set to enter the online grocery sales business with a new e-commerce portal and app called ‘Fortune Online’. The company has hired Ahmedabad-based Infibeam to set up…

FLIPKART BIG BILLION SALE: Bajaj Finance offers no-cost EMI

FLIPKART BIG BILLION SALE: Bajaj Finance offers no-cost EMI

2017-09-19T16:59:08+00:00 On

Bajaj Finance will offer ‘no cost EMI’ schemes on over four lakh products during the Flipkart’s ‘Big Billion Days’ sale that starts tomorrow and ends on Sunday to its existing customers. “The existing EMI Card customer can transact on Flipkart without any…

WALLET BATTLE: ICICI Bank offers free cashback on Flipkart, Amazon, Reliance

WALLET BATTLE: ICICI Bank offers free cashback on Flipkart, Amazon, Reliance

2017-09-18T11:29:21+00:00 On

ICICI Bank is offering cash back of up to 10% for those who use its free Pockets prepaid payment card on platforms such as Flipkart, Amazon and Reliance Retail. Pockets prepaid card is a free card that is delivered to anyone who…

Yes Bank launches impulse buying app ‘Tap To Shop’

Yes Bank launches impulse buying app ‘Tap To Shop’

2017-08-03T15:34:46+00:00 On

Trying to differentiate itself from regular ecommerce websites and apps, Yes Bank has launched an impulse buying app known as Tap To Shop. Unlike regular online shopping apps, Tap To Shop will be focused exclusively on delivering deals that are not available…

SpiceJet enters e-commerce business with Amazon

SpiceJet enters e-commerce business with Amazon

2017-06-13T13:02:21+00:00 On

SpiceJet, arguably the most aggressive low-cost carrier in India, has entered the e-commerce business with a new venture named ‘SpiceStyle!’ and also tied up with online giant Amazon. Products from the company will be available via the eponymous website, as well as…

Infibeam to offer Ecommerce solutions in Middle East & Africa

Infibeam to offer Ecommerce solutions in Middle East & Africa

2016-10-03T12:08:03+00:00 On

Infibeam Incorporation Limited, a Indian ecommerce company, said it entered into licensing agreement and joint venture with Dubai-UAE based KSK capital for offering “e-commerce solutions to merchants and consumers” in about 40 countries in Middle East & Africa. It was not clear…

Flipkart Big Billion Day Mobile Sale: Xiaomi Mi5 @Rs 17,999; Moto X Style, Samsung A8 @Rs 19k; Le2 for Rs 10,499 on Diwali

Flipkart Big Billion Day Mobile Sale: Xiaomi Mi5 @Rs 17,999; Moto X Style, Samsung A8 @Rs 19k; Le2 for Rs 10,499 on Diwali

2016-10-01T14:12:11+00:00 On

What do you do when your rival Amazon is holding its big holiday sale two days ahead of you? If you’re Flipkart, you make sure that your customers know what’s in store for them if they wait. According to clues we’ve picked…

Flipkart warns users about fake offers ahead of Big Billion Day Sale 2016

Flipkart warns users about fake offers ahead of Big Billion Day Sale 2016

2016-09-30T10:51:26+00:00 On

Flipkart, one of India’s top online shopping sites, has warned users not to click on suspicious links or otherwise give credence to purported offers from the website seen on social media platforms. “With the Flipkart Big Billion Days just round the corner,…

Flipkart beats Amazon in a user survey

Flipkart beats Amazon in a user survey

2016-09-07T15:52:35+00:00 On

India’s leading e-commerce marketplace, Flipkart has emerged as India’s most preferred e-commerce platform, the company said quoting “E-tailing Leadership Index” of research firm RedSeer Consulting. “With an overall score of 95, Flipkart has been ranked ahead of players like Amazon (87), Snapdeal…

Quikr acquires Bangalore based Stepni

Quikr acquires Bangalore based Stepni

2016-09-07T15:30:20+00:00 On

Quikr, a online classifieds business, said it has acquired Stepni, a Bangalore-based platform that connects vehicle owners with service providers like mechanics, garages and car accessory outlets near them. The move strengthens the company’s service offerings under QuikrCars, its vertical that focuses on…

Samsung’s latest fitness band, ‘smart’ headphone up for preorder on Flipkart @ Rs.13490

Samsung’s latest fitness band, ‘smart’ headphone up for preorder on Flipkart @ Rs.13490

2016-08-31T13:55:47+00:00 On

Samsung’s fitness devices — Gear Fit2 fitness band and Gear IconX smart headphone — are now available for pre-order on Flipkart. The devices were unveiled in India earlier this month and are priced in the Rs 13,490-13,990 range. The Gear Fit2 band…