Posts Tagged: flipkart

rumor whisper

Rumor roundup: a billion dollars worth of explosive tech mergers and acquisitions

Baidu wants to buy Ctrip, Flipkart wants to buy Myntra, and Softbank wants to buy Vodafone. Allegedly.

  • April 9, 2014
  • at 4:14 pm
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India’s Flipkart sells $1 billion worth of stuff one year ahead of projections

Indian e-store Flipkart announced yesterday it surpassed $1 billion in gross merchandising volume, according to NextBigWhat. Despite slow...

  • March 7, 2014
  • at 5:30 pm
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Snapdeal one-ups Amazon and Flipkart by offering same-day delivery at no extra charge

Not long after Amazon and Flipkart both rolled out their next-day delivery services for India late in 2013, New Dehli-based online marketpla...

  • January 7, 2014
  • at 10:20 pm
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Flipkart funding

In new data, Flipkart sees slowing sales growth, still sells $217 million worth of stuff in 1 year

Indian’s top e-store Flipkart is still in it for the long haul, nursing financial losses whilst building its user-base and cultivating...

  • December 23, 2013
  • at 5:36 pm
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Racing against Amazon, Flipkart starts next-day delivery service

Racing against Amazon, Flipkart starts next-day delivery service

In what could looks to be a new trend in India’s e-commerce industry, Flipkart has come up with a speedy delivery service that guarant...

  • December 10, 2013
  • at 9:45 pm
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clone wars

Can India’s startups beat their international counterparts to the punch?

Every day, more and more people in India gain access to broadband internet via either mobile or desktop. Because of its massive population...

  • October 15, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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Indian accelerator combines running 10km with a startup conference

In an ambitious fitness twist on a startup conference, the GSF accelerator in India is pushing entrepreneurs to run 10 kilometers.

  • August 15, 2013
  • at 1:30 pm
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Flipkart funding

Flipkart Gets India’s Biggest Ever E-Commerce Investment, Nets $200 Million in Funding

This is big. This is India’s biggest ever e-commerce funding round. E-commerce titan Flipkart has just revealed it has secured $200 mi...

  • July 10, 2013
  • at 4:31 pm
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New Numbers Reveal India’s Flipkart Worth $1 Billion, South Africa’s Naspers Has 10% Stake

New financial numbers by South Africa’s Naspers (NPN:SJ) reveal a couple of interesting things. Firstly, Naspers is now exposed as owning ...

  • June 26, 2013
  • at 8:58 pm
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Moto X makes India debut exclusively on Flipkart

Moto X makes India debut exclusively on Flipkart

Six weeks after launching the Moto G in India, now it’s the turn of the higher-end Moto X to make its debut in India in exactly the sa...

  • March 19, 2014
  • at 4:01 pm
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India’s fashion e-commerce site Myntra gets $50 million funding ahead of potential merger with Flipkart

Bangalore-based fashion e-commerce site Myntra today announced it raised $50 million led by Premji Invest. The money will be used to “st...

  • February 6, 2014
  • at 2:54 pm
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ecommerce in India

Shop til you drop: India’s e-shoppers spent $16 billion in 2013

We know that India’s e-commerce industry is booming and lots of investment is flooding in, but how much are ordinary people actually s...

  • January 2, 2014
  • at 4:55 pm
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India’s Flipkart opens its Paypal-esque e-payment service to the public

India’s Flipkart opens its Paypal-esque e-payment service to the public

India’s top e-store, Flipkart, first rolled out its e-payment platform to the site’s merchants about five months ago. Now, after...

  • December 18, 2013
  • at 4:55 pm
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Top Indian e-store Flipkart finally launches iPhone app

Now valued at $1.6 billion, Flipkart finally launches its iPhone app

Leading Indian e-store Flipkart has been around for years, but only this week did it get round to launching an iOS app. Yes, e-shoppers in t...

  • November 26, 2013
  • at 4:45 pm
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Flipkart funding

Flipkart closes India’s biggest ever e-commerce funding round at $360 million

After breaking the record for India’s biggest e-commerce investment just three months ago, Flipkart co-founder Sachin Bansal just ...

  • October 9, 2013
  • at 3:24 pm
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After $200 Million Funding, Flipkart Reinforces Its E-Books Section with New Apps

India’s e-commerce site Flipkart, which received the country’s largest e-commerce investment of $200 million recently, is launching thre...

  • August 7, 2013
  • at 5:42 pm
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India’s Flipkart opens its Paypal-esque e-payment service to the public

India’s Flipkart Launches E-Payment Platform For Merchants, Opening Later for Customers

Online payments are a big issue in India, where only two percent of the population are using e-payments on the web – about the same le...

  • July 3, 2013
  • at 6:20 pm
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Via the UK, Cashkaro Hits India with Coupons and CashBack

After enjoying good success over the past two years in the UK market, the cashback and discount coupons portal Pouring Pounds has entered in...

  • June 18, 2013
  • at 2:30 pm
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