IAMAI names Amazon India head as new chairman

Binu Paul

The Internet and Mobile Association of India (IAMAI) has named Amit Agarwal, senior vice-president and country manager of e-commerce ....

25 June, 2019

Why Jeff Bezos wanted Amazon to have 'new failures' in India

Anand J

After Amazon's efforts to capture the e-commerce market in China did not meet with much success, the company started planning ....

4 December, 2018

Amazon versus Flipkart: Who is winning this year’s festive season sale?

Dearton Thomas Hector

In the carbonated beverages industry, the war between PepsiCo Inc. and Coca-Cola Inc. is legendary. There are plenty of examples ....

8 November, 2018

How Amazon's B2B online biz sped past Walmart's wholesale ops in India in FY17

Shweta Sharma

Amazon Wholesale India, the business-to-business (B2B) division of e-commerce giant Amazon in the country, generated over $1 billion ....

29 May, 2018

Online insurance startup Acko raises $12 mn led by Amazon

Dearton Thomas Hector

Mumbai-based online insurance startup Acko General Insurance Co. Ltd has raised $12 million (around Rs 80 crore) in a new round ....

28 May, 2018

Amazon India valued at $16 bn: Citi Research

Shweta Sharma

A week after US-based retail chain Walmart acquired 77% of Flipkart, a report by Citi Research last week found that rival Amazon ....

21 May, 2018

Amazon's India investment continues to bleed its international business

Anand J

E-commerce giant Amazon Inc.’s massive investment in India continues to drag its margins, with the loss of its international ....

27 April, 2018

Inside Amazon's plan to expand its grocery business in India


Amazon.com Inc expects groceries and household products to account for over half of its business in India in the next ....

23 April, 2018

Amazon India growing at double digits in a flat landscape: Amit Agarwal

Vijayakumar Pitchiah & Binu Paul

Seattle-based e-commerce giant Amazon.com Inc. entered India in 2012 through discovery and price comparison site Junglee. Its ....

12 February, 2018

Exclusive: Amazon elevates India head Amit Agarwal

Dearton Thomas Hector

US-based Amazon.com, Inc. has elevated India chief Amit Agarwal to senior vice president (SVP), making him one of the few SVPs ....

16 March, 2017

Flashback 2016: Amazon in pole position as revenue surges, capital flows in

Binu Paul

When Amazon looks back at its journey in India, 2016 might stand out as the year when it turned the tables on arch-rival Flipkart. ....

29 December, 2016

Amazon to go all out in 2017, up India investments

Dearton Thomas Hector

Amazon is planning to ramp up its investment in India in the new year as it continues to take on home-grown e-commerce players ....

22 December, 2016

Flipkart, Amazon score closely on e-commerce rankings: RedSeer

Priya Prasad

Online e-commerce giants Amazon India and Flipkart were neck and neck in terms of ranking, with the latter a few points ahead ....

29 November, 2016

Flipkart revises commission fees, launches new loyalty programme for sellers

Priya Prasad

Following Amazon India, e-commerce major Flipkart has also revised the commission fees of the sellers on its platform. It has ....

11 November, 2016

Flipkart claims victory over Amazon in October sales

Binu Paul

Home grown e-commerce giant Flipkart claims that it has beaten global heavyweight Amazon in terms of sales in the all-important ....

2 November, 2016

India's e-commerce story is just beginning, will continue investing: Amazon

Binu Paul

Claiming a significant three-fold jump in sales in the month of October from last year, e-commerce heavyweight Amazon said it ....

1 November, 2016

Flipkart, Snapdeal metrics bogus; Amazon remains No. 1: Amit Agarwal

Priya Singh

The diwali sale is over and Flipkart has announced its victory over Amazon by selling 15.5 million units as compared to Amazon's ....

10 October, 2016

Undeterred customer-centricity continues to be our driving force, says Amazon's Amit Agarwal

Priyanka Sahay

Early this year,  global e-retailer Amazon completed a year in India. In an email interview, Amit Agarwal, vice-president and ....

15 December, 2014

Amazon expands product basket for India marketplace, adds computers & accessories

Anand Rai

Amazon.in, the marketplace launched in India by Amazon Seller Services Pvt Ltd, part of the world's largest e-commerce firm Amazon.com, ....

12 August, 2013

Indian e-com at nascent stage with significant improvement potential: Amit Agarwal, VP, Amazon

Sonam Gulati

It has been a while since Amazon Seller Services Pvt Ltd, part of the world's largest e-commerce firm Amazon.com, brought to ....

5 August, 2013

Amazon unveils online marketplace in India, starts with books and videos

Team TC

Amazon Seller Services Pvt Ltd, part of the world's largest e-commerce firm Amazon.com, today announced the launch of Amazon's ....

5 June, 2013