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Amazon's big-week sale begins smoothly

Amazon's big-week sale begins smoothly

Amazon, the $75-billion American e-commerce company, opened its week-long Diwali sales on Friday, with an absence of buzz or noise.This was only four days after many aggrieved buyers chose social networking sites to attack Flipkart’s ‘Big Billion Day’ discount this Monday (October 6), followed by an apology from the company’s co-founders, Sachin and Binny Bansal. At the end of day one, Amazon claimed its sales had risen 200 per cent from its previous peak on October 6 ..., 1 week ago

Flipkart claims $100-mn sales clocked in 10 hours

Leading e-commerce player Flipkart on Monday claimed to have clocked sales worth $100 million in gross merchandise value, in only 10 hours of its so-called ‘Big Billion Day’ sale. That seems an eye-popping number, given that the company had achieved sales of $1 billion in annual GMV in 2013-14. Flipkart does not reveal its daily sales figures, but going by the annual GMV run rate, its average daily sales last financial year should have been about $2.7 million.Even as some users ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago

Alibaba's grand IPO renews investors confidence in e-com

Many records have been set by the Chinese e-commerce giant, Alibaba, in the course of its initial public offering (IPO) and listing on the New York Stock Exchange. Indian investors are suffering from a sense of frustration. They could not participate in the IPO, due to regulatory barriers and the lack of linkages between domestic and foreign brokers. Those lacunae need to be dealt with. But the very success of the IPO suggests that the market may have been over-optimistic yet again, about yet ...
 Rediff.com4 weeks ago With Alibaba's big debut, 10 things to know  IndiaTV News4 weeks ago 10 things you should know about China’s e-commerce giant Alibaba  Asian Age1 month ago Will the next Alibaba come from India?  The Financial Chronicle1 month ago

It's raining jobs in e-commerce space

The indicative salary outlook for junior employees is Rs 1.45 lakh-Rs 3 lakh per annum, while for mid-management it is between Rs 12 lakh-Rs 30 lakh per annum It's raining jobs in the e-commerce space as this segment could grow at 20-25 per cent over the next 2-3 years in terms of jobs, salaries and growth, which in turn could create at least 150,000 jobs.The current estimated size of the industry is about Rs 18,000 crore and is expected to reach Rs 50,000 crore (Rs 500 billion) by 2016 and as ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago

India's exports to reach $750 billion by 2018-19: FIEO

Image for representational purpose only Global commerce is expected to grow at 4.7 per cent in 2014 India's exports are expected to reach USD 750 billion by 2018-19 with improvement in the global trade scenario, apex exporters body FIEO said on August 20.
 Asian Age2 months ago 'India's e-commerce today is where China was in 2007'  Rediff.com2 months ago India's e-commerce prize may be spread thinly  Rediff.com2 months ago Global ad blitz to market India  Asian Age2 months ago

Alibaba founder Jack Ma becomes China's richest man

Riding the crest of the world's biggest IPO, Jack Ma, founder of e-commerce giant Alibaba, has become the richest man in China with a fortune of $24.4 billion, according to an annual list of the country's wealthiest people today. Ma, 50, took top spot in the annual Hurun wealth bible from last year's number one, Wang Jianlin, founder of property developer Dalian Wanda Group, despite Wang's wealth growing 7 per cent. Wang ranked second on the list this year, with a fortune of 145 billion yuan.
 Rediff.com4 weeks ago Sanjay Varma: Indian who played a role in Alibaba's early success  Rediff.com2 weeks ago A successful entrepreneur like 'Jack Ma' from India? Never  Rediff.com3 weeks ago Jack Ma of Alibaba becomes China's richest person  Asian Age4 weeks ago

E-commerce giants to battle it out for Android One market

Competition in the booming multi-billion dollar Indian smartphone market is further set to intensify with e-commerce giants Amazon, Flipkart and Snapdeal all set to launch Google's much-awaited sub-$100 (around Rs 6,000) handsets on Monday. Google is launching the Android One devices in India on Monday. In June this year, the US-based tech giant had announced the 'Android One' initiative to bring in under-$100 handsets aimed at bringing the next one billion population to the Android ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago Flipkart, Snapdeal, Amazon to battle it out for Android One market  IndiaTV News1 month ago India's Flipkart raises $1 billion in funds to tackle Amazon  Asian Age2 months ago Google unveils low-cost Android One phones from Rs 6,399  Rediff.com1 month ago

E-commerce review aggregator TrustedCompany raises $1M investment, an e-commerce review site for emerging markets including India, has raised $1 million in Series A funding led by Tengelmann Ventures, with participation from 500 Startups and Asia Venture Group, reports TechCrunch. The company plans ...
 Medianama1 month ago Ecom Express raises Rs 100 cr from Peepul Capital  Deccan Herald1 month ago Delhivery raises $35M Series C funding from PE firm Multiples & existing investors  Medianama1 month ago Flipkart raises $1 bn funding; drops plans to go public  Deccan Herald2 months ago

Cyrus Mistry meets Commerce & Industry Min Nirmala Sitharaman

Tata Group Chairman Cyrus Mistry today met Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman amid calls from industry to take steps to revive investment climate and stimulate demand in the wake of industrial production slowing down to a five-month low in ...
 The Financial Chronicle6 days ago General Motors global CEO Mary Barra meets Modi  The Financial Chronicle1 month ago Modification of MAT, DDT likely to boost SEZ, says Sitharaman  Deccan Herald1 month ago General Motors global CEO meets Modi  Rediff.com1 month ago
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Indian Online Ad Spend to Reach INR 3575 Crores by 2015.

A recent study conducted by IAMAI-IMRB says that the rising marketing spend in e-Commerce, telecom, FMCG and consumer durables sectors in India will help the online ad market to grow Y-o-Y at 30% to reach INR 3575 Crores by March 2015. The online advertising ...
 Pluggd in1 month ago Online ad market to touch over Rs 3,500 cr by March 2015  Rediff.com1 month ago Direct Marketers Take Colorado to the Supreme Court  Retail Online Integration20 hours ago
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