Potential Flipkart-Snapdeal Merger Gets Nod From Reluctant Investor

Potential Flipkart-Snapdeal Merger Gets Nod From Reluctant Investor

May 12,2017 , 08:31 AM IST | Business
Japan's SoftBank has finally secured the crucial nod from co-investor Nexus Venture Partners (NVP) for sale of Snapdeal to India's largest e-commerce firm, Flipkart, sources said. Snapdeal was valued at $6.5 billion in its last funding round in February 2016. The valuation, however, has shrunk since then and the potential deal could see the embattled e-commerce firm being valued at about $1 billio
Flipkart Expects Five-Fold Jump In Transactions During Upcoming 'Big 10 Sale'

Flipkart Expects Five-Fold Jump In Transactions During Upcoming 'Big 10 Sale'

May 11,2017 , 03:34 PM IST | Business
E-commerce major Flipkart expects to see a five-fold growth in transactions on its platform during its "Big 10 Sale" that begins next week. The Big 10 Sale, which is different from the flagship "The Big Billion Days" sale, will be held between May 14 and May 18 to mark completion of 10 years of Flipkart's operations.
Amazon, Flipkart Lock Horns Over India's Booming E-Commerce Market

Amazon, Flipkart Lock Horns Over India's Booming E-Commerce Market

Apr 16,2017 , 01:27 PM IST | Business
With 100 million new internet users every year, Amazon is betting big on India, but a major new investment in homegrown rival Flipkart means the battle to dominate the fast-growing e-commerce market is set to heat up.
Flipkart To Issue Additional Shares To Eligible Employees

Flipkart To Issue Additional Shares To Eligible Employees

Apr 14,2017 , 09:10 AM IST | Business
This was being done to ensure that the employee's equity stake in the company stayed at a steady level.
Flipkart To Grow With Careful Considerations To Costs: Binny Bansal

Flipkart To Grow With Careful Considerations To Costs: Binny Bansal

Apr 11,2017 , 09:21 AM IST | Business
Flipkart Co-founder Binny Bansal today said while the latest funding round provides the fuel the company needs to reach its goal of transforming commerce in India through technology, it should continue to grow its business with careful considerations to costs.
Sansui launches 'Horizon 1' smartphone on Flipkart

Sansui launches 'Horizon 1' smartphone on Flipkart

Apr 07,2017 , 01:14 PM IST | Business
Japanese electronics major Sansui on Friday launched a 4G/VoLTE-enabled smartphone 'Horizon 1' which will be available exclusively on e-commerce marketplace Flipkart.
Sansui to launch Horizon1 with flipkart.com

Sansui to launch Horizon1 with flipkart.com

Apr 07,2017 , 02:46 AM IST | Hyderabad Tab
Sansui, the leading Japanese technology brand in India, today launched its flagship value-for-money smartphone Horizon1, which would be exclusively available at -Flipkart, India’s largest e-commerce marketplace.
Awesomeness comes in limited edition

Awesomeness comes in limited edition

Apr 04,2017 , 11:52 PM IST | Hyderabad Tab
It was a celebration of Indian Premier League’s (IPL) 10 glorious years that was marked by the launch of the title sponsor’s, Vivo V5 Plus Limited smartphone.
Panasonic launches its first AI-based smartphones in India

Panasonic launches its first AI-based smartphones in India

Mar 28,2017 , 03:02 AM IST | Hyderabad Tab
Aiming to give users a simplified and an enhanced user experience, Panasonic India on Monday launched two new smartphones that are equipped with "Arbo" the company's in-house developed artificial intelligence (AI)-based virtual assistant.
Flipkart looking to raise $1 billion in latest funding round: source

Flipkart looking to raise $1 billion in latest funding round: source

Mar 08,2017 , 06:24 PM IST | Business
 India's top e-commerce company Flipkart is holding talks with investors to raise up to $1 billion in one of its biggest funding rounds so far, a source familiar with developments said on Wednesday.
Flipkart To Hire 20-30% Employees More This Year

Flipkart To Hire 20-30% Employees More This Year

Mar 05,2017 , 02:10 PM IST | Business
E-commerce major Flipkart is looking to hire 20-30 per cent more people in 2017 compared to last year even as rival Snapdeal hands out pink slips to its employees.
Esprit will launch its latest collection exclusively online on Myntra

Esprit will launch its latest collection exclusively online on Myntra

Nov 25,2016 , 03:19 PM IST | Life Style
American casual fashion brand Esprit made its foray on e-commerce platform in India with leading e-tailer Flipkart's fashion and lifestyle products' subsidiary Myntra. It will be available on the virtual platform from Friday. Esprit will launch its latest collection exclusively online on Myntra. Esprit's casual wear range offers apparel for both men and women on the platform. 
Sachin Tendulkar's fashion brand goes online on Myntra

Sachin Tendulkar's fashion brand goes online on Myntra

Aug 20,2016 , 11:11 PM IST | Life Style
True Blue embodies my identity and corresponds to the way I look at fashion. I believe in fashion that endows personal comfort, reflecting an individual's style and not just a form of demonstration," Tendulkar said in a statement.