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 in-house vendor Cloudtail posts four-fold growth in FY16 revenue

Binu Paul

Cloudtail India Pvt. Ltd, which is part-controlled by Amazon.com Inc. and is believed to be the single-largest vendor on its Indian ....

21 December, 2016

Facebook adds jobs feature to take on LinkedIn

Dearton Thomas Hector

The world's largest social networking website Facebook now wants to be a job openings platform too. The California-based company ....

8 November, 2016

Instagram to lure users to spend through 'shop now' option

Dearton Thomas Hector

Facebook Inc.-owned photo and video sharing app Instagram is testing a "shop now" button that it will roll out from next week, ....

2 November, 2016

Snapdeal tweaks business model, sets up wholesale unit

Priya Prasad

E-commerce firm Snapdeal has established a wholesale unit to buy products that will be sold to consumers directly, following in ....

19 September, 2016

Exclusive: B2B marketplace for leather products ShoeKonnect gets funding from IAN

Nishant Sharma

Agra-based business-to-business (B2B) marketplace for leather products ShoeKonnect has raised an undisclosed amount in an angel ....

12 September, 2016

Paytm ties up with Suzuki Motorcycle to sell two-wheelers online

Arti Singh

Digital payments and e-commerce company Paytm will now host a virtual Suzuki Motorcycle showroom on its marketplace through which ....

29 June, 2016

Sellers up in arms against Flipkart's alleged high-handedness

Binu Paul

The simmering discontent among its vendors seems to be compounding woes for Flipkart, which has, of late, been in the news for ....

25 June, 2016

Tier 2/3 cities see rise in number of angel investors: LetsVenture report

Priya Prasad

Angel investors don't just reside in big cities. Investors from smaller cities such as Guwahati, Kanpur, Vadodara, Raipur, Visakhapatnam, ....

21 June, 2016

Exclusive: Flipkart may look at bank loans as it battles cash crunch

Manu P Toms

Faced with the steady march of its global rival Amazon on its home turf, ecommerce marketplace Flipkart is now turning to debt ....

17 June, 2016

Exclusive: Delhi-based truck aggregator Moovo acquires smaller rival GoGoods

Nishant Sharma

OrbitNote Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which runs truck aggregation platform Moovo, has acquired GoGoods Pvt. Ltd, a similar venture ....

9 May, 2016

We are big believers in marketplace and enterprise SaaS: Bessemer's Vishal Gupta

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Silicon Valley-based venture capital firm Bessemer Venture Partners (BVP) has been a major investor in India, funding startups ....

18 April, 2016

BuyThePrice does a Snapdeal, opts for marketplace model

Anand Rai

BuyThePrice.com, an e-commerce site owned and operated by MyZingo eCommerce Service Pvt Ltd, has completely changed its business ....

7 December, 2012