Predicted ShopClues’ downfall in 2015: co-founder Sandeep Aggarwal

Supriya Roy

ShopClues co-founder Sandeep Aggarwal said he had foretold the online marketplace’s downfall back in December of 2015. For ....

6 November, 2019

From unicorn to distress sale: The ShopClues journey

Payal Ganguly

On Thursday, Clues Network, owner of ecommerce marketplace ShopClues, announced its merger with Qoo10, a Singapore-based ecommerce ....

1 November, 2019

Deal roundup: Naspers, Tencent, Toyota prop up tech startup funding to over $200 mn

Supriya Roy

Strategic investors stepped in this week to move the needle on dealmaking in India’s technology startup funding market. South ....

1 November, 2019

Singapore-based Qoo100 buys troubled ecommerce firm ShopClues in all-stock deal

Payal Ganguly

Former ecommerce unicorn ShopClues announced its merger with Singapore headquartered ecommerce platform Qoo10 in an all stock ....

31 October, 2019

Deal Talk: Tencent invests in PolicyBazaar; NoBroker, MyGate and ShopClues receive funding

Shweta Sharma

TechCircle brings you a round-up of technology investments and M&A deals reported from across newsrooms. PolicyBazaar Chinese ....

23 September, 2019

Anand Piramal invests in Snapdeal

Payal Ganguly

Anand Piramal, executive director of Piramal Group, has invested an undisclosed amount in Jasper Infotech, which owns e-commerce ....

23 July, 2019

ShopClues lays off 200 employees as it runs out of M&A options

Binu Paul

Ecommerce marketplace ShopClues has laid off about 50% of its workforce as the going gets tough for the Gurugram-based company ....

19 July, 2019

Snapdeal reports 73% growth in FY19 revenues, narrows losses

Shweta Sharma

Delhi-based Jasper Infotech Private Limited, which owns and operates ecommerce marketplace Snapdeal, reported a 73% growth in ....

16 July, 2019

Paytm Money looks to raise $1.2 bn; Snapdeal-ShopClues deal hits a wall

Shweta Sharma

Paytm Money Ltd, the wealth management arm of digital payments company Paytm, is planning to raise as much as $1.2 billion in ....

20 June, 2019

Snapdeal close to acquiring ShopClues in all-stock deal: Reports

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Gurugram-based online marketplace Snapdeal is close to acquiring its rival ShopClues in an all-stock deal, reports said. The ....

22 May, 2019

Why a Snapdeal-ShopClues merger would be a win-win scenario

Binu Paul & Payal Ganguly

A potential merger between second-tier e-commerce companies Snapdeal and ShopClues opens up an interesting playground at the next ....

11 April, 2019

What online retailers, lobby groups want govt to change in draft e-commerce policy

Payal Ganguly

A number of e-commerce companies and industry bodies have submitted their responses to the Department for Promotion of Industry ....

1 April, 2019

Snapdeal, ShopClues, others form e-commerce lobby group

Kavya Kothiyal

E-commerce companies Snapdeal and ShopClues as well as a bunch of other startups have come together to launch The E-Commerce Council ....

13 March, 2019

Govt extends deadline for responses to draft e-commerce policy

Payal Ganguly

The central government has extended the deadline for submitting responses to the draft national e-commerce policy from 9 to 31 ....

8 March, 2019

In numbers: Can Flipkart, Amazon sustain growth momentum after policy tweaks?

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

The underlying theme of India’s decision to revise the rules for foreign direct investment (FDI) in e-commerce was to force ....

5 February, 2019

ShopClues narrows losses significantly as operating revenue jumps 50% for FY18

Payal Ganguly

Clues Network Pvt. Ltd, which owns and operates e-commerce marketplace ShopClues, narrowed its net loss significantly on the back ....

29 October, 2018

ShopClues raises $16 mn from GIC, others

Payal Ganguly

Clues Network Pvt. Ltd, which operates online marketplace ShopClues has raised Rs 110 crore (about $16 million) in fresh capital ....

10 August, 2018

Will be fully profitable in less than a year: Droom's Sandeep Aggarwal

Shweta Sharma

Used-car marketplace Droom last week raised $30 million (Rs 204 crore) in a Series D round led by Toyota Tsusho Corporation, existing ....

21 May, 2018

As Flipkart gets bigger, smaller horizontal and vertical e-tailers seek survival tips

Binu Paul & Anand J

As Walmart and Flipkart came together to script the world's largest e-commerce deal, a number of smaller players on the periphery ....

9 May, 2018

Race to $1 bn: Which Indian startup was the fastest to get unicorn status?

Jyotindra Dubey

Venture capital and private equity investors have pumped billions of dollars into the Indian startup ecosystem over the past few ....

2 May, 2018

Private labels to account for 20% of revenue by year-end: ShopClues’ Radhika Ghai

Dearton Thomas Hector

ShopClues seems like a survivor—it fights hard to remain relevant in the midst of the e-commerce war between homegrown giant ....

18 April, 2018