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  • People cutting spends on health, grocery as fuel prices bite, say SBI economists Jul 13, 2021 07:50 PM IST

    People cutting spends on health, grocery as fuel prices bite, say SBI economists

    "As consumers are spending more on fuel, it is crowding out expenses on health. Our analysis of SBI card spends indicates that spend on non-discretionary health expenditure has been substantially reduced to accommodate increased expenditure on fuel," Soumya Kanti Ghosh said.

  • Zomato to soon launch grocery section on its app; confirms investment in Grofers Jul 08, 2021 01:48 PM IST

    Zomato to soon launch grocery section on its app; confirms investment in Grofers

    Zomato IPO is set to open for subscription on July 14 and close on July 16.

  • Centre will not wade into essential vs non-essential debate for now even as e-commerce firms struggle with ad hoc rules May 11, 2021 07:41 PM IST

    Centre will not wade into essential vs non-essential debate for now even as e-commerce firms struggle with ad hoc rules

    Even as various states prescribe varying guidelines, e-commerce companies such as Amazon and Flipkart are in a spot given that there is no central list for what's essential and what's not.

  • COVID-19 Pandemic | Beleaguered fashion retailers seek rental relief with dwindling customer footfall May 06, 2021 07:40 PM IST

    COVID-19 Pandemic | Beleaguered fashion retailers seek rental relief with dwindling customer footfall

    Several retailers operating in the non-essentials segment have also invoked force majeure and would not be paying hefty rentals till their shops remain closed.

  • Flipkart to expand grocery business to 70 cities in India Mar 02, 2021 02:04 PM IST

    Flipkart to expand grocery business to 70 cities in India

    Flipkart’s grocery services are available across cities like Kolkata, Pune and Ahmedabad.

  • Flipkart plans to expand grocery services to over 70 cities in six months Mar 02, 2021 01:15 PM IST

    Flipkart plans to expand grocery services to over 70 cities in six months

    This expansion will provide users of seven large cities and more than 40 neighbouring cities access to high-quality grocery products, offers, quick deliveries and the most seamless grocery shopping experience, a statement said on Tuesday.

  • Coronavirus-led lockdown | Prices of essentials spike amid a supply crunch Apr 21, 2020 02:55 PM IST

    Coronavirus-led lockdown | Prices of essentials spike amid a supply crunch

    Generally, distributors or salesman service kirana stores but due to restrictions during lockdown salesman have stopped visiting shops for replenshing stocks, in turn hitting supply

  • Online food, grocery retail likely to grow 55% by 2023: Report Oct 31, 2019 07:40 PM IST

    Online food, grocery retail likely to grow 55% by 2023: Report

    The modern retail share has increased from 1.6 percent in 2013 to 3.5 percent in 2018 and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 25 percent to reach 6.7 percent of the food and grocery market by 2023 and amount to $60 billion

  • BigBasket raises $150mn from Mirae Asset, CDC & Alibaba May 06, 2019 03:15 PM IST

    BigBasket raises $150mn from Mirae Asset, CDC & Alibaba

    The round was led by Mirae Asset-Naver Asia Growth Fund through one of its funds and it marks the group’s largest investment in India

  • Comment | Grocery delivery may be a natural extension for Swiggy, but it won’t be easy Feb 13, 2019 04:15 PM IST

    Comment | Grocery delivery may be a natural extension for Swiggy, but it won’t be easy

    In grocery delivery, Swiggy will have to fight it out with likes of Amazon, and Walmart backed Flipkart.

  • SoftBank may invest $450m in Delhivery, values co at $1 bn Nov 21, 2018 03:06 PM IST

    SoftBank may invest $450m in Delhivery, values co at $1 bn

    SoftBank, which massively benefited early this year from $16 billion sale of Flipkart to retail giant Walmart, is looking at betting on the next big opportunities in the Indian market

  • Amazon, Samara Capital seek CCI approval to acquire Aditya Birla’s supermarket chain More Oct 23, 2018 12:19 PM IST

    Amazon, Samara Capital seek CCI approval to acquire Aditya Birla’s supermarket chain More

    More is the fourth-largest supermarket chain in India, following Reliance Retail, Future Group and D-Mart

  • Paytm Mall set to invest Rs 50 crore in FMCG category Oct 11, 2017 05:54 PM IST

    Paytm Mall set to invest Rs 50 crore in FMCG category

    The company competes with players such as BigBasket, Amazon Now and Grofers who have captured the nascent online grocery delivery market in India.

  • BigBasket raises Rs 45 crore as venture debt from Trifecta Capital Mar 31, 2017 01:44 PM IST

    BigBasket raises Rs 45 crore as venture debt from Trifecta Capital

    Endorsed by actor Shah Rukh Khan, the company has raised USD 246.75 million in funding so far

  • Supermarket groceries may carry more germs than your toilet! Mar 27, 2017 05:34 PM IST

    Supermarket groceries may carry more germs than your toilet!

    According to Charles Gerba, microbiologist at the University of Arizona in the US there are many avenues through which microbes are piggybacking on produce without the buyer knowing it.

  • Commodity Champions: e-Grocery a profitable model? Mar 24, 2017 06:03 PM IST

    Commodity Champions: e-Grocery a profitable model?

    The Indian consumer is living in an internet world where everything is available online- from clothes to gadgets- but what is now picking up on a big scale is online grocery. CNBC-TV18s Manisha Gupta finds out where this new business model is headed and how farmer-friendly are these models?

  • Amazon.in expands grocery, household service to 6 more cities Dec 22, 2016 06:18 PM IST

    Amazon.in expands grocery, household service to 6 more cities

    Using Amazon Pantry, customers can shop for over 5,000 everyday essentials from over 250 brands of groceries and household products, Amazon said in a release.

  • Amazon.in expands 2-hr grocery delivery service to Del, Mumbai Dec 19, 2016 09:00 PM IST

    Amazon.in expands 2-hr grocery delivery service to Del, Mumbai

    Using 'AmazonNow', customers can shop for over 5,000 everyday essentials including fresh fruits, vegetables as well as frozen food items from local stores like Hypercity, Spar, Modern Bazaar, Easy Day, BigBazaar, SRS and my247market.com, Amazon.in said in a statement.

  • Young Turks: All that's brewing in start-up world Aug 01, 2016 10:23 PM IST

    Young Turks: All that's brewing in start-up world

    Silicon Valley-based angel investor and Founder of Sri Capital, Sashi Reddi has made a 300,000 dollar investment in Zuppler, an order fulfilment platform servicing restaurants, caterers, and grocers. This takes Reddi's India investment tally to 23 startups, most of which are in the software as a service or SaaS space.

  • PepperTap shuts grocery delivery ops, 150 staffers laid off Apr 25, 2016 08:24 AM IST

    PepperTap shuts grocery delivery ops, 150 staffers laid off

    Citing issues like high customer acquisition costs and poor app integration with partner stores, PepperTap CEO Navneet Singh said the company was "losing cash on every order" and has decided to "preserve a large amount of the investor capital" than "be at the bottom of the abyss".

  • Olympian Wrestler Sushil Kumar Set to Promote Shudhbuy.com Sep 28, 2015 03:15 PM IST

    Olympian Wrestler Sushil Kumar Set to Promote Shudhbuy.com

    After conquering the world and bringing unmatched glory for the country, only Double Olympic medal winner of India, super-wrestler Sushil Kumar is ...

  • Amazon plans to involve grocery stores in its network Nov 11, 2014 09:33 PM IST

    Amazon plans to involve grocery stores in its network

    US e-commerce giant Amazon's Indian arm is working on a business model to involve local grocery stores in its network so as to help working people collect their orders from these locations at their convenience.

  • Shopping in high heels can make you a smart shopper Aug 27, 2013 04:32 PM IST

    Shopping in high heels can make you a smart shopper

    Researchers from the Brigham Young University have found that consumers experiencing a heightened sense of balance are more likely to weigh the options and go with a product that falls in the middle of the high-end, low-end scale

  • Carrefour in trenches of hypermarket war Aug 03, 2013 02:37 PM IST

    Carrefour in trenches of hypermarket war

    Not Carrefour, which pioneered the stores across the globe, making it the world's second largest retailer after Wal-Mart , but its attempts to revive the hypermarket in France have ended the tenure of a string of chief executives.

  • In India, a nation of shopkeepers frets over retail reform Sep 20, 2012 08:14 AM IST

    In India, a nation of shopkeepers frets over retail reform

    Customers squeezing through the narrow aisles of Sushant Goel's tiny grocery store in central Delhi need to be careful. Just brushing up against the rickety free-standing shelves packed with food and toiletries can cause them to wobble dangerously.

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