Festive Sales

Online retailers battle for consumers ahead of Diwali

27 October 2020

India’s two biggest online retailers, Walmart-owned Flipkart and Amazon, are going head-to-head with their own shopping events: Big Billion Days and the Great Indian Festival. Deep-pocketed JioMart, which is owned by

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Festive Sales

Pandemic? Small-town India set to drive record festive sales

14 October 2020

While the ongoing pandemic has left crores of Indians in deep financial trouble who are struggling to make ends meet, the Aspirational India — riding on the pent-up demand and

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COVID-19

How did COVID-19 Impact FAAMG: Insights from Q1 Results

2 May 2020

COVID-19 has disrupted global supply chains causing supply bottlenecks and sending shockwaves everywhere. Alongside, falling consumer demand due to lockdowns pose a threat, and increasing the risk of a unending

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Amazon plans to become much more than a super app in India

11 March 2020

Two weeks ago, online retail giant Amazon kicked off food delivery pilot for its employees in select localities of Bengaluru, to grab a piece of the pie in India’s food-tech

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Anti-trust

Instead of ”garlands”, India welcomes Bezos with anti-trust probe

14 January 2020

Amazon India must have had anticipated nationwide protests from industry bodies like the Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) as Jeff Bezos arrives in India for a three-day visit but

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ecommerce policy

Amazon, Flipkart may face tough challenge in 2020 due to new e-Commerce Policy

29 December 2019

With more and more Indians taking the online route to fulfill their shopping needs, e-tailers like Amazon and Flipkart are witnessing high demands, including from far-flung and remote areas, but

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Zomato

Zomato denies any merger talks with rival Swiggy

19 November 2019

As merger reports of Bengaluru-based Swiggy and Gurugram-based Zomato — two biggest players in the burgeoning online food delivery market — resurfaced, Deepinder Goyal-led Zomato on Tuesday refuted reports, saying

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Netflix

Netflix in Trouble, as Apple TV Plus debut looms

27 September 2019

Netflix won 27 trophies at the 71st Primetime Emmy Awards on Sunday, and trailed HBO, that got 34 awards. More importantly, despite pouring billions into original programming, Netflix is yet to

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IFA

Five Key Tech Trends To Watch at IFA 2019

4 September 2019

The Internationale Funkausstellung — more popularly known as IFA — is an annual flagship consumer tech trade show held at the Messe Berlin, and is very much akin in size

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Digital Payments

National Payments Corp. Of India To Verify WhatsApp Compliance

14 August 2019

The National Payments Corp. of India is reviewing an audit report to ensure WhatsApp complies with local rules. “We have received the data localization compliance system audit report from WhatsApp, which shall be reviewed

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