Ecommerce

Investors Sell Stakes In Flipkart: An After-Effect Of Jack Ma – Snapdeal Failed Deal ?

Helion Venture Partners and IDG Ventures India, two stakeholders in Flipkart – India’s E-commerce bellwether have sold their majority of stakes in the firm. Does this indicate that the mega valuation spree that was running in the e-commerce sector...

Flipkart To Shut Down Mobile Website; Will 213 Million Internet Users Of India Follow Suit?

The poster boy of Indian e-Commerce industry Flipkart turned heads when it announced that the company is taking down its mobile website. Clinks on mobile phones will redirect straight to the Flipkart app if users have it downloaded, or to the respective app...

E-Commerce Industry In India Worth $13.5 Billion In 2014: Will Cross $16 Billion In 2015

According to the latest report by IAMAI and IMRB International, the eCommerce industry in India reached a value of INR 81,525 crore (US$13.5 billion) in 2014. The rapid increase in the use of smartphones and internet services has earned India a...

The 5 Commandments of Mobile E-Commerce

Think about the last time you did any serious internet surfing on a computer…besides when you weren’t slacking off at work. If you’re like most people, a majority of your recreational web activities happen on a mobile device. In fact, a...

Why Millennials Should Be The Focus of Your E-Commerce Strategy With Social Media Marketing

Millennial consumers are the largest generational group to be widely targeted by marketers, and for good reason. However, they shop quite differently than older age groups, and online retailers must learn to relate to them in order to capture...

E-Stores Must Focus On Millennials The Most: 80% Own A Smartphone, 93% Have A Social Media Account, 67% Buy A Product Online !

Any country’s economy is highly dependent on its millennial population as these are the early adopters of technology, product or trends. Besides, millennials represent the largest share of Internet users aged between 16 and 64 years, globally. And, in...

How Consumer Behavior Towards Ever Growing Retail In India Is Changing

Retail market in India is one of the most flourishing industries and the country has earned a remarkable position on the global forum by being ranked among top 20 developing countries identified by AT Kearney in its 2014 Global...

[D’Dialogue] It’s High Time To Fix Your eCommerce: B K Birla, CTO – AskLaila [INTERVIEW]

Everything from smartphone usage to VC investments is on the high in India, today. With India all set to beat the United States to become the second largest Internet user population in the world, in 2016, with over 283.8...

Scrolling Behaviour Of Online Shoppers: The More They Scroll, The More They Buy [STUDY]

Both buyer and seller preferences and choices over e-commerce platforms are undergoing rapid change. Not surprisingly- such changes are but obvious to be expected during times of such major upheavals and explosive growth! A report released by Content Square after...

Why Indian Online Retailers Need To Think Beyond The Discount Led Model For Seducing Buyers?

The online retail space in India is bubbling with activity at the moment. Predictions about a growth rate in excess of 20% in the coming few years go on to suggest that things couldn’t get better for those selling...

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