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  • Netflix: The Store! Jun 11, 2021 07:06 PM IST

    Netflix: The Store!

    Come Thursday, the world’s biggest streaming company plants a flag in the territory of e-commerce

  • The Luxury E-Commerce Wars Heat Up Nov 30, 2020 12:54 PM IST

    The Luxury E-Commerce Wars Heat Up

    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?

  • Ant Financial IPO mess – a case of regulatory overreach Nov 05, 2020 10:30 AM IST

    Ant Financial IPO mess – a case of regulatory overreach

    The Chinese authorities’ overbearing attitude underscores the perils of Shanghai becoming a financial hub

  • Future is now with Reliance Aug 31, 2020 09:41 AM IST

    Future is now with Reliance

    Reliance Retail’s acquisition of Future Group’s assets will help consolidate its leadership position

  • Policy | India’s e-commerce is COVID-19 resistant, but reforms are required May 26, 2020 02:02 PM IST

    Policy | India’s e-commerce is COVID-19 resistant, but reforms are required

    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

  • Facebook-Jio Deal has the potential to change India’s e-space Apr 23, 2020 07:09 PM IST

    Facebook-Jio Deal has the potential to change India’s e-space

    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.

  • Lockdown Relaxation | Devil lies in the implementation Apr 15, 2020 12:40 PM IST

    Lockdown Relaxation | Devil lies in the implementation

    On paper, these guidelines can help growth recover but their on-ground implementation is crucial for success

  • E-commerce | CCI probe on Flipkart and the case for tapering discounts Mar 11, 2020 09:14 AM IST

    E-commerce | CCI probe on Flipkart and the case for tapering discounts

    Guilty or not, e-commerce firms should put a stop to burning investors’ money for deep discounts

  • Trump India Visit | Strategic consequences of tough trade talk Feb 20, 2020 10:49 AM IST

    Trump India Visit | Strategic consequences of tough trade talk

    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.

  • FMCG | Retail data shows why e-commerce threat to traditional trade is real Jan 28, 2020 10:04 AM IST

    FMCG | Retail data shows why e-commerce threat to traditional trade is real

    The rapid growth of FMCG sales through the e-commerce channel may explain why traders are protesting their presence

  • E-commerce | CCI study hints at a policy that bars differential discounts Jan 09, 2020 09:08 AM IST

    E-commerce | CCI study hints at a policy that bars differential discounts

    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

  • Is the government's e-commerce policy an overkill? Jan 01, 2020 04:51 PM IST

    Is the government's e-commerce policy an overkill?

    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

  • E-commerce and FMCG: Friend or foe | Corporate Corridor Dec 11, 2019 09:17 AM IST

    E-commerce and FMCG: Friend or foe | Corporate Corridor

    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

  • E-commerce | Scrutiny or not, it is time India’s e-commerce companies check deep discounting Oct 17, 2019 05:31 PM IST

    E-commerce | Scrutiny or not, it is time India’s e-commerce companies check deep discounting

    If online commerce companies keep on burning investors’ cash, a flop-show similar to WeWork may be from India’s e-commerce sector.

  • E-commerce | CCI lens on deep discounting could be a double-edged sword Sep 24, 2019 09:14 AM IST

    E-commerce | CCI lens on deep discounting could be a double-edged sword

    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.

  • What’s cooking | Amazon’s interest in Uber Eats may go beyond food Jul 30, 2019 02:11 PM IST

    What’s cooking | Amazon’s interest in Uber Eats may go beyond food

    The retail big shot is leaning heavily on what it has been good at – delivery. But food is a different proposition altogether.

  • Startup Corner | ShopClues' woes point to a bigger malaise unfolding in venture world Jul 23, 2019 09:47 AM IST

    Startup Corner | ShopClues' woes point to a bigger malaise unfolding in venture world

    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

  • Trump withdrawing trade benefits for India is just the starting point Jun 19, 2019 09:01 AM IST

    Trump withdrawing trade benefits for India is just the starting point

    Retaliatory tariffs are no solution. India needs to continue globalising to meet strategic, economic and development goals.

  • E-commerce | Amazon bids adieu to China, will India be its lucky mascot? Apr 25, 2019 09:54 AM IST

    E-commerce | Amazon bids adieu to China, will India be its lucky mascot?

    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.

  • E-commerce | How India can learn from China’s experience Apr 23, 2019 11:34 AM IST

    E-commerce | How India can learn from China’s experience

    The growth of e-commerce increases the size of the market, especially in rural areas.

  • Comment | No 'originals' on foreign streaming services please, we're Indians Mar 19, 2019 04:50 PM IST

    Comment | No 'originals' on foreign streaming services please, we're Indians

    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.

  • Opinion | An e-commerce policy based on assumptions is unlikely to fulfill our aspirations Mar 04, 2019 11:43 AM IST

    Opinion | An e-commerce policy based on assumptions is unlikely to fulfill our aspirations

    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.

  • Opinion | When some are more equal than others: E-commerce, vendor neutrality & politics Dec 31, 2018 02:00 PM IST

    Opinion | When some are more equal than others: E-commerce, vendor neutrality & politics

    Offline retailers say that e-tailers such as Amazon and Flipkart were adopting “discriminatory” and “predatory” pricing to attract customers by offering deep discounts.

  • Opinion | Amazon’s bet on local language content is a hunt for fresh e-commerce customers Nov 15, 2018 12:16 PM IST

    Opinion | Amazon’s bet on local language content is a hunt for fresh e-commerce customers

    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

  • Opinion | Why the draft e-commerce policy is unlikely to change the marketplace Aug 02, 2018 02:23 PM IST

    Opinion | Why the draft e-commerce policy is unlikely to change the marketplace

    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

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