Flipkart said to be in talks with CPPIB and Wal-Mart to raise $1 bn

Dearton Thomas Hector

Bengaluru-based e-commerce firm and India's biggest e-tailer Flipkart Ltd is reportedly in talks with world's largest retailer ....

7 November, 2016

After CFO's exit, Flipkart makes interim changes in management structure

Dearton Thomas Hector

A day after its chief financial officer quit, India's biggest e-commerce player Flipkart has made a few changes in its management ....

26 October, 2016

Another high-profile exit from Flipkart; CFO Sanjay Baweja resigns

Dearton Thomas Hector

India's largest e-commerce company Flipkart's chief financial officer Sanjay Baweja has quit. A Flipkart spokesperson confirmed ....

25 October, 2016

Amazon plans grocery stores in US to take on Wal-Mart

Dearton Thomas Hector

US- based etailer Amazon.com Inc., is planning offline grocery stores across the country, according to a media report. A report ....

12 October, 2016

Online marketplace ShopClues to allow wholesale transactions on its platform

Sainul K

Online marketplace ShopClues.com has integrated a wholesale marketplace to its platform to enable buyers to purchase bulk quantities ....

14 March, 2014

Wal-Mart may launch e-com marketplace in India

Sainul K

World's largest retailer Wal-Mart Stores Inc is planning to launch an e-commerce marketplace in India, allowing other smaller ....

5 March, 2014

China's Tencent brand valued at $34B, close to Wal-Mart


The Tencent brand is worth about $33.9 billion even though it's almost unknown outside its home turf, according to an annual ranking ....

3 December, 2013

Alibaba expects to nearly triple transaction volume by 2016, overtaking Wal-Mart as the world's biggest retailer


Alibaba Group's plans to revolutionise China's retail industry, investing $16 billion in logistics and support by 2020, will open ....

14 October, 2013

Govt allows FDI in retail; Will Amazon start selling in India soon and what does it mean for e-com startups?

Team TC

The government has given the nod on Friday, allowing up to 51 per cent foreign direct investment (FDI) in multi-brand retail in ....

14 September, 2012

Facebook CEO's 'search' comments raise hopes, questions


Facebook Inc Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg has fired a warning shot that threatens to ignite a battle to marry social networking ....

13 September, 2012

More companies join mobile payments rush

Paul Sexton

With Wal-Mart and Starbucks both announcing plans in the past week to make it easier for customers to pay using smartphones, the ....

20 August, 2012

Wal-Mart Increases Stake In Chinese E-commerce Firm


Wal-Mart Stores Inc said on Monday it has reached an agreement to raise its stake in a Chinese e-commerce firm, Yihaodian, to ....

20 February, 2012

Exclusive: Amazon Setting Up Indian Logistics Arm, Precursor To Launch Of 'amazon.in'

Vivek Sinha

World's largest online retailer Amazon.com, Inc. has set the process rolling for creating a local logistics backend in India ....

22 December, 2011

Will Amazon Be One Up On Wal-Mart In India?

Vivek Sinha

As a global heavyweight in online retailing, Amazon is, by any measure, a giant seller of products and also services(read: video ....

25 November, 2011

Wal-Mart, Facebook Unveil Partnership


Wal-Mart Stores Inc and Facebook Inc unveiled a partnership on Tuesday to help the world's largest retailer connect customers ....

11 October, 2011

Wal-Mart's Vudu Launches On iPad Without An App


Wal-Mart Stores Inc's Vudu video-streaming service launches on Apple Inc's iPad on Wednesday, but it doesn't come with the type ....

10 August, 2011

Wal-Mart To Buy Indians-Founded Social Media Firm Kosmix

Team TC

Global retail giant Wal-Mart Stores Inc said on Monday it would buy social media company Kosmix for an undisclosed sum, Reuters ....

19 April, 2011