Jun 09, 2020 05:40 PM IST
Introduced in Flipkart's grocery store, 'Supermart', the Voice Assistant will enable consumers to discover and buy products using voice commands in multiple languages, starting with Hindi and English.
- May 30, 2020 06:15 PM IST
DPIIT Secretary Guruprasad Mohapatra said the e-commerce is a fast emerging sector and it is difficult to predict where it will go in the next couple of years.
- May 22, 2020 09:00 PM IST
As people stayed indoors and brick-and-mortar stores remained shut during the health crisis, online orders surged, with the company's core commerce business rising nearly 19 percent to 93.87 billion yuan ($13.16 billion) in the quarter.
- May 22, 2020 02:22 PM IST
This will be a variety of roles in their fulfilment centres and delivery network including part-time flexible work opportunities as independent contractors with Amazon Flex, it said in a statement.
- May 05, 2020 07:15 PM IST
The report has argued that the experiences and lessons emerging from the COVID-19 crisis could be a further incentive for global cooperation in the area of e-commerce, which could help to facilitate cross-border movement of goods and services, narrow the digital divide, and level the playing field for small businesses.
- Apr 25, 2020 07:15 PM IST
The comments came after the government allowed neighbourhood and standalone shops, including those located in residential complexes in urban areas, to open (at 50 percent strength and after taking necessary precautions) during the ongoing lockdown till May 3.
- Apr 24, 2020 07:50 PM IST
According to the survey report published by IT company Capgemini, with lockdown measures in place across India, there has been a surge in the use of online channels and the trend will continue even after the lockdown is lifted.
- Apr 18, 2020 03:50 PM IST
Congress senior spokesperson Ajay Maken demanded a level-playing field for retailers and asked the Home Ministry to issue guidelines for online sales.
- Apr 18, 2020 12:35 PM IST
"Walmart and Flipkart have already secured 300,000 N95 masks and 1 million medical gowns, and they will continue to leverage their global supply chains to source these critical necessities for medical workers...," a statement said.
- Apr 17, 2020 05:15 PM IST
Amazon India also underlined the fact that it has increased the frequency and intensity of cleaning at all sites, including regular sanitisation of door handles, handrails, touch screens, scanners, and other frequently touched areas.
- Apr 16, 2020 04:30 PM IST
The clarification from a senior home ministry official came a day after Union Home Secretary Ajay Bhalla issued revised guidelines for the extended lockdown period till May 3.
- Apr 08, 2020 04:45 PM IST
The company has also partnered with resident welfare associations (RWAs) of over 100 societies across metros to make essentials available to a larger number of people amid the 21-day lockdown imposed to contain the spread of COVID-19.
- Mar 23, 2020 08:10 PM IST
"We are currently experiencing unprecedented demand. In light of this, we are restricting access to our website to existing customers only. Please try again in a few hours," it said.
- Mar 23, 2020 06:50 PM IST
Those delivering parcels for e-commerce sites could also transmit the virus, said Aurangabad Jilha Vyapari Mahasangh's Jagannath Kale.
- Mar 20, 2020 01:15 AM IST
The new policy will be India's latest effort to tighten control over e-commerce and is likely to raise compliance worries for top firms such as Amazon and Walmart's Flipkart that are already battling stricter foreign investment rules since last year.
- Feb 16, 2016 07:40 PM IST
Quickjet Airlines first cargo flight is scheduled to take off for Bengaluru at 1.20 am tomorrow from the Indira Gandhi International airport here, an airline spokesperson said.
- Feb 05, 2016 02:22 PM IST
Majority of e-commerce departments and businesses have increased their turnover since last year and present a good opportunity for the industry to develop further, says the Assocham report.
- Sep 29, 2015 03:46 PM IST
The funding will be used to expand PepperTap's presence to 75 cities from the current 18 cities, customer and talent acquisition, PepperTap Co-Founder and CEO Navneet Singh told reporters here.
- Sep 02, 2015 03:01 PM IST
The Mountain View-based company has a programmatic display advertising platform that leverages artificial intelligence, real-time data and other tools. Founded in 2012 by Asif Ali, the company has customers across the US, India and the UK.
- Aug 28, 2015 04:11 PM IST
According to property consultant CBRE' India Logistics and Industrial Market View for H1 2015, around 6 million sq ft was taken up by warehousing space occupiers, a growth of nearly 60 percent from January-June 2014.
- Aug 19, 2015 04:48 PM IST
Facebook, Pinterest and Twitter contribute USD 5,483, USD 4,504 and USD 4,308 respectively every half-a-minute to the figure. The study report added that the maturity of social media and its reach across masses and classes makes it a suitable platform for online sales.
- Aug 05, 2015 06:57 PM IST
The City-based firm, which has set up a centre in Bangalore, is investing heavily in new technologies related to multimedia and image in the coming quarters.
- Jul 01, 2015 07:41 PM IST
The issues which would come up for deliberations include definition of e-commerce, tax related matters besides other pertaining to working of e-commerce industry, sources said.
- May 25, 2015 09:18 PM IST
Founded by Pramod Nair and Satya Krishna Ganni, MartMobi creates mobile sites and apps for e-commerce stores, small and medium-sized businesses.
- Apr 10, 2015 05:06 PM IST
Dabbawalas have for decades collected hot lunches from customers' often distant homes and, using a complex delivery system and overladen bicycles, carried them to offices and schools across the city.