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
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Data localisation in focus as govt unveils draft e-commerce policy

Payal Ganguly

The Indian government has issued a draft national e-commerce policy that aims to regulate cross-border data flow, fight piracy ....

25 February, 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

Infibeam's deal to buy Snapdeal unit Unicommerce falls through

Team TC

Infibeam Avenues Ltd said on Friday it has terminated a deal to acquire Unicommerce eSolutions Pvt. Ltd from SoftBank-backed online ....

28 December, 2018

Will Amazon, Flipkart be able to find a way around new e-commerce rules?

Vijayakumar Pitchiah & Payal Ganguly

The government’s decision to tighten regulations with regard to sellers on e-commerce platforms is likely to hit the sector ....

27 December, 2018
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With FreeCharge, we want to offer services beyond payments: CEO Sangram Singh

Dearton Thomas Hector

When homegrown e-commerce firm Snapdeal bought mobile wallet FreeCharge in 2015, it was billed as the largest e-commerce deal ....

20 November, 2018

Snapdeal’s FY18 loss narrows sharply but revenue more than halves

Dearton Thomas Hector

Jasper Infotech Pvt. Ltd, which runs online marketplace Snapdeal, recorded a massive drop in both losses and revenue in the financial ....

6 November, 2018

Jason Kothari quits as Infibeam president after just four months, takes up advisory role

Payal Ganguly

Jason Kothari has quit as the president of Infibeam Avenues Ltd, the publicly listed e-commerce company said on Friday. Kothari ....

2 November, 2018

Amazon gets leg-up over local e-commerce rivals by launching Hindi app

Reuters

Amazon.com on Tuesday launched a Hindi version of its mobile website and app for Android smartphones in a bid to make deeper inroads ....

4 September, 2018
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SoftBank steps up search for India head, engages headhunting firm

Binu Paul

Japanese telecom and Internet conglomerate SoftBank Group Corp is aggressively on the lookout for a suitable candidate to lead ....

4 September, 2018

Infibeam swings to loss for April-June as MDR rule changes hurt

Payal Ganguly

Infibeam Avenues Ltd reported a net loss for the fiscal first quarter through June despite a rise in revenue, as the e-commerce ....

16 August, 2018

Quikr, Paytm bosses top techpreneurs pay chart - who else got fat cheques?

Dearton Thomas Hector & Keshav Sunkara

Founders of India’s largest and best-funded internet and digital technology firms took home an average hike of 20% in gross ....

13 July, 2018

Jason Kothari quits Snapdeal to join Infibeam

Team TC

Jason Kothari has quit as the chief strategy and investment officer of online retailer Snapdeal and is joining Infibeam Incorporation ....

14 June, 2018

FreeCharge's Kunal Shah raises $30 mn for upcoming startup: Report

Binu Paul

Kunal Shah, co-founder of digital payments platform FreeCharge, has raised $30 million (Rs 201 crore) for his yet-to-launch startup ....

1 June, 2018

New set of sellers sue Snapdeal over non-payment of dues

Binu Paul

Two online sellers have filed court complaints in the National Capital Region (NCR) against e-commerce firm Snapdeal over alleged ....

26 May, 2018

Foxconn writes off entire $200-mn Snapdeal investment

Binu Paul

FIH Mobile Ltd, a subsidiary of Taipei-headquartered Foxconn Technology Group, has written down the remaining $40 million of its ....

15 May, 2018

An Indian e-commerce pioneer on why Flipkart deal makes little sense for Walmart

K Vaitheeswaran

The Walmart-Flipkart deal means different things to different stakeholders.  For Flipkart's founders, the deal is ....

10 May, 2018

eBay to sell Flipkart stake for $1.1 bn, relaunch India ops in new avatar

Priya Prasad

Global e-commerce firm eBay Inc said on Wednesday that it will sell its holdings in Flipkart for about $1.1 billion after the ....

9 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

Infibeam to acquire Snapdeal's tech solutions arm Unicommerce

Anand J

Infibeam Incorporation Ltd, the parent of the country's only listed e-commerce company, will acquire 100% stake in Unicommerce, ....

7 May, 2018