Jun 11, 2021 07:06 PM IST
Come Thursday, the world’s biggest streaming company plants a flag in the territory of e-commerce
- Nov 30, 2020 12:54 PM IST
A supreme luxury e-commerce group is a compelling idea, but no one so far has been able to pull it off. Can that be about to change?
- Nov 05, 2020 10:30 AM IST
The Chinese authorities’ overbearing attitude underscores the perils of Shanghai becoming a financial hub
- Aug 31, 2020 09:41 AM IST
Reliance Retail’s acquisition of Future Group’s assets will help consolidate its leadership position
- May 26, 2020 02:02 PM IST
Regulators must ensure a level playing field for all e-commerce players. This will benefit the consumer and turbo charge the MSME sector, and the Digital India and Make In India components of the government’s vision
- Apr 23, 2020 07:09 PM IST
This partnership has the potential to deliver significant results for India across multiple domains. Vision and ambition aside, both the companies need to realise each other’s strengths and core competencies to deliver on their promise.
- Apr 15, 2020 12:40 PM IST
On paper, these guidelines can help growth recover but their on-ground implementation is crucial for success
- Mar 11, 2020 09:14 AM IST
Guilty or not, e-commerce firms should put a stop to burning investors’ money for deep discounts
- Feb 20, 2020 10:49 AM IST
Despite increasing trade and growing strategic closeness, India-US trade tensions have actually increased. The traditional worries of agricultural trade and IPR have moved and now the Trump administration’s concerns are about trade deficit and ‘unfair’ trade practises.
- Jan 28, 2020 10:04 AM IST
The rapid growth of FMCG sales through the e-commerce channel may explain why traders are protesting their presence
- Jan 09, 2020 09:08 AM IST
Competition Commission study on e-commerce outlines the regulator’s plans for enforcements and advocacy, hinting at possibilities to examine certain issues on case-to-case basis
- Jan 01, 2020 04:51 PM IST
The intention behind an e-commerce business is to have an outreaching market avoiding burdensome compliances. But that doesn’t seem to be the case here
- Dec 11, 2019 09:17 AM IST
FMCG sales online are a small part of the overall retail mix but its pace of growth makes it a channel investors should keep a close watch on
- Oct 17, 2019 05:31 PM IST
If online commerce companies keep on burning investors’ cash, a flop-show similar to WeWork may be from India’s e-commerce sector.
- Sep 24, 2019 09:14 AM IST
Deep discounts or not brick-and-mortar retailers may always find reasons to blame online retailers for eating into their businesses. But if done well, the CCI intervention could ensure fair trade practices.
- Jul 30, 2019 02:11 PM IST
The retail big shot is leaning heavily on what it has been good at – delivery. But food is a different proposition altogether.
- Jul 23, 2019 09:47 AM IST
The famed startup story is showing cracks. Once a leader in unbranded products, ShopClues is an example of how lack of foresight and complacency can affect a business
- Jun 19, 2019 09:01 AM IST
Retaliatory tariffs are no solution. India needs to continue globalising to meet strategic, economic and development goals.
- Apr 25, 2019 09:54 AM IST
The exit from China frees up cash that may be headed for India to make the most of the projected growth story, but it won’t be easy.
- Apr 23, 2019 11:34 AM IST
The growth of e-commerce increases the size of the market, especially in rural areas.
- Mar 19, 2019 04:50 PM IST
The national draft e-commerce policy brings over-the-top streaming services under the e-commerce arena. As the inventory-led model is barred for foreign-funded e-commerce firms, these OTTs won’t be able to stream original content – the key to their success.
- Mar 04, 2019 11:43 AM IST
The e-commerce policy needs to be forward looking and informed by ground realities. It needs to design well-thought out strategies through comprehensive stakeholder consultation.
- Dec 31, 2018 02:00 PM IST
Offline retailers say that e-tailers such as Amazon and Flipkart were adopting “discriminatory” and “predatory” pricing to attract customers by offering deep discounts.
- Nov 15, 2018 12:16 PM IST
With local language content, Amazon seems to be targeting the bottom of the pyramid population hoping to convert them into consumers of its core e-commerce business over a period
- Aug 02, 2018 02:23 PM IST
As long as price is paramount in a market like India, the measures announced by the government in the draft policy are unlikely to work