Ecommerce

Can Walmart Plus Subscription Take On Amazon Prime?

The Prime membership offered by the undefeated global e-commerce giant Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) is something that can seldom be replicated or challenged. But, Walmart which is often dubbed as the U.S. retail giant has decided to...

UPI and RuPay Services to go Global as NPCI Launches International Wing

National Payments Corporation of India, aka NPCI, a body that regulates and facilitates digital payment activities in the Indian economy, has expressed plans to extend its services to overseas markets. Most commonly associated with...

Global eCommerce Sales to Reach $3.9 Trillion in 2020 [REPORT]

As the coronavirus pandemic has lead healthcare authorities to discourage physical social contact as much as possible, the most popular mode of retail, namely brick-and-mortar retail has plunged to unprecedented depths. But given the...

Facebook Reveals Big Plans Behind The WhatsApp JioMart Integration In India

After Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) acquired a minority stake of 9.99% in Jio Platforms for a whopping $5.7 billion in April, it was revealed that WhatsApp would be paired with Ambani’s O2O, aka offline to online, platform JioMart to boost...

Digital Transactions In India: From 100 Million To 1.5 Billion Per Day by 2025

The number of digital transactions in India will increase by 15x in the next 5 years. The booming fintech industry of modern India is one of the best in the world, in terms of...

Flipkart Is Now $24.9 Billion Company: Building War Chest To Compete with Amazon And Jio

Flipkart Group has raised $1.2 billion in the fresh round of investment led by Walmart. The injection of new funds has valued the company worth $24.9 billion, up by 19% compared to the valuation it attained when...

The Latest CCI Verdict in Favour of Swiggy is a Bad News for Consumers?

With the online food delivery scene being tense in recent months, a complaint against India's leading online food delivery platform Swiggy provided a much-needed glimpse into the ordeal customers' are going through. Swiggy...

A Former Google Employee Topples Jack Ma To Become China’s Second Richest Man!

Guess who just happened to overtake Jack Ma - Founder of Alibaba Group - as the second-richest man in China? No, it isn’t one among the usual suspects. The person is a Shanghai-based e-commerce...

The New E-commerce Policy: The First Step To Stave Off Chinese Companies from India?

The recent border clash between India and China, where India lost the precious lives of 20 soldiers, could have a far-reaching impact. Now, Indian Commerce and Industry Ministry is considering to take some severe measures to weed...

Flipkart All Set To Take On JioMart With 90-Minutes Hyperlocal Delivery Offering

The Walmart owned e-commerce retailer Flipkart is unwinding an ice-breaking debut of 90 minutes Hyperlocal delivery offer to stand out in the online retail market. You might be intrigued by the term "Hyperlocal" here....

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Backed By First-Time Shoppers, Flipkart And Amazon Dominated Festive Online Sales in India

It seems like Flipkart and Amazon squeezed the most out of the month-long festive season in India...

Amazon Gets Slapped With Penalty As GOI Prepares To Tighten The Noose On Ecommerce Players!

In a recent move, the Indian Government slapped Amazon on its wrist for not mentioning the country of origin detail for products...

Facebook’s Past Comes Back To Bite As South Korea Fines Them For 2018 Scandal

The social media behemoth Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) has once again proved they are the true arch-nemesis of modern-day user-privacy!

Amazon Future Group Dispute Deepens As Singapore Court Turns Down Future Group Plea

The dispute between Amazon and Future Retail is, apparently, far from over anything soon as the Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC) has...

Google Pay Fee On Instant Transfer: An Indication Of Google’s Aggressive Monetisation Strategy?

Google has decided to levy fee on instant payment, starting from the US market. A few days back, Google...