Jun 24, 2021 08:34 AM IST
The proposed regulations have too many issues that seem to be designed to make things difficult for both global and domestic online players
- Feb 19, 2021 01:17 PM IST
Of particular scrutiny should be the Seattle-based company’s contractual arrangements with its bigger selling partners in India and how the terms specified in such pacts compare with what Amazon has with its other selling partners
- Dec 09, 2020 11:13 AM IST
The Tata Group has one of the strongest consumer franchises, yet entering the hyper-competitive e-grocery segment isn't a choice, but rather the only way the salt-to-software conglomerate can keep pace in a rapidly changing environment
- Nov 02, 2020 11:20 AM IST
India needs a new e-commerce draft policy to address the concerns on data usage, predatory pricing and monopoly power of entities such as Amazon and Flipkart
- Jul 08, 2020 12:01 PM IST
Consumers are going online to shop for FMCG products during the pandemic. While e-commerce players are smiling, have FMCG giants such as HUL missed an opportunity?
- Apr 30, 2020 11:22 AM IST
The Indian retail space is ripe for disruption and there has never been a better time to be a part of India’s digital revolution for the kirana store.
- Apr 29, 2020 09:09 AM IST
The Jio-Facebook alliance should trigger healthy rivalry and transform digital economy, benefitting all stakeholders
- Apr 16, 2020 09:04 AM IST
Zomato’s entry into online grocery may appear as a natural extension, but online grocery is much more than delivery of goods
- Apr 09, 2020 04:06 PM IST
The new regulatory regime has imposed onerous and superfluous conditions to comply with
- Jun 24, 2019 10:32 AM IST
The RBI and commerce ministry together with tax authorities and technology experts must define the data localisation issue.
- Jun 10, 2019 10:39 AM IST
Besides protecting privacy of its citizens, India’s proposed Data Protection Bill aims to create an environment that would restrict dominance of foreign companies and help home-grown startups prosper.
- Apr 23, 2019 11:34 AM IST
The growth of e-commerce increases the size of the market, especially in rural areas.
- Feb 26, 2019 10:04 AM IST
The policy talks less about online commerce, more about data protection; declares data its ‘national asset’
- Feb 07, 2019 05:02 PM IST
Selling Flipkart at a discount would hurt Walmart’s global shareholders. Even then, it won’t find a foreign buyer due to new ecommerce norms. An Indian buyer, if there is one, will like it dirt cheap.
- Jan 07, 2019 04:56 PM IST
The norms also prohibit e-commerce platforms or their group companies from having equity ownership in firms that sell goods on their marketplace.
- Jan 04, 2019 10:35 AM IST
The damage that foreign deep pockets have done in India is substantial and probably irreversible
- Jan 03, 2019 11:31 AM IST
The new rules come just as Amazon and Flipkart’s parent company Walmart threaten to reprise their rivalry in the US here in India, and could stop them from bringing their worst practices to the Indian market.
- Dec 18, 2018 03:43 PM IST
Reason no 1: India Post is late to the party.
- Nov 12, 2018 02:37 PM IST
Baba Ramdev will undoubtedly give most established apparel brands run for their money in Paridhan’s initial years
- Nov 09, 2018 01:01 PM IST
With a stake in Future Retail, Amazon will have the advantage of being well-spread across India which Walmart does not have right now
- Aug 27, 2018 06:40 PM IST
The Indian e-commerce market is expected to grow from $38.5 billion in 2017 to $200 billion by 2026, while in the next three years it would add more internet users than G7 countries.
- Dec 15, 2016 06:16 PM IST
It‘s a no brainer that people watch TV more than they shop online. Thus a Prime Video will bring an internet user on the Amazon India platform more often in a week.