E-Commerce

Amazon is the savior of Indian e commerce, invests $200 m to paddle growth cycle ...
02 Jun 2016 Published by Rahul Verma 386 Views

Trendsetter Amazon* Amazon began its India operations by allowing buyers to pay by cash, a novelty for it, and recently has leveraged neighbourhood stores for delivery of goods.* Has picked up 26% stake in Tata Group-owned publishing house Westland and acquired a Noida-based online payments company.* It has introduced a slew of initiatives for merchants including Amazon-Tatkal, so small businesses can get online in under 60 minutes.The growing e commerce market is likely to touch USD 38 b this y..

The bumpy demand now hits Ola’s youngest verticals...
10 Mar 2016 Published by Rahul Verma 181 Views

Online cab aggregator firm, Ola has discontinued its grocery and food delivery service, Ola store and Ola café, that were launched just a year back.According to media reports, customers received mail from Ola, said ‘Ola Store won't be available from next week.’The food delivery service has caused hiccups for start-ups, while funding is slow down the pace of companies. In the tempest of slow recovery, margin and low demand, Flipkart, Grofers, PepperTap and Paytm had restricted or clogged ser..

‘Digital Wallet’ to rule the future of hassle free transactions in India...
06 Mar 2016 Published by Rahul Verma 245 Views

The online marketplaces are getting bigger, so is the payments via smartphone, augurs well for ‘digital wallet’ ecosystem for hassle free transactions in India.  According to a report, “India Mobile Wallet Market Opportunities and Forecast, 2020”, mobile wallet market in India is projected to reach US$ 6.6 billion by 2020.”The current ecosystem is surrounded by PayUmoney, MobiKwik, Oxigen, FreeChargeCitrus, Novo Pay, and most of the banks offer wallet facility for customers in Ind..

Where's all the money? - In our e-wallets......
31 Oct 2015 Published by Yuvan Subramani 240 Views

                             In recent times, money has become something of an entity, rather than the one we look for. We have become so technologically advanced that it might not be that convenient to use hard cash nowadays. With existing portals and also more and more coming up, each and everyday of our lives we are slowly getting warped into the use of money, digitally. If anything, the integration of banking and fina..

Paytm on an expansion spree launches itself in hotel industry...
20 Oct 2015 Published by Aprajita Dixit 162 Views

After launching itself in Hyperlocal commerce, Paytm is following its expansion spree and has decided to launch itself in hotel aggregation segment. Alibaba backed Paytm has expanded its platform to allow customers to make hotel bookings using their app. It has partnered with Goibibo, Ezeego1, TSI Yatra, Via for domestic HOTEL BOOKING and Little to tap into the last minute hotel deals. Going forward, the company will also offer international hotels by tying up with leading platforms li..

Paytm all set to launch itself in hyperlocal business...
13 Oct 2015 Published by Aprajita Dixit 252 Views

Hyperlocal Commerce is the next big thing in India. After the advancement in e-commerce business now is the time for hyperlocal business market. Hyperlocal commerce is the perfect blend of buying from vendors in the vicinity with the ease of virtual retail. From groceries to electronics hyperlocal commerce will gain lot of business in every sector in near future. Alibaba backed m-commerce platform Paytm is on an expansion overdrive. A few days back they have announced the launch..

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