The government's tough new e-commerce rules announced on June 21 aimed at strengthening protection for consumers, caused concern among the country's online retailers, notably market leaders Amazon and Walmart Inc's Flipkart.
The ease in regulations for online delivery of liquor has given last-mile delivery companies such as Amazon, BigBasket, Swiggy, Zomato etc. another channel to earn revenue and cope up with the Covid impact on their businesses
The nationwide lockdown announced by PM Modi on Tuesday for three weeks has caused confusion on the ground as delivery personnel of healthcare products, food, daily essentials from companies including MilkBasket, Zomato, Grof
BigBasket currently competes with SoftBank and Tiger Global backed Grofers, Amazon Fresh and Amazon Pantry, Flipkart Supermart etc in the grocery play. Swiggy and Dunzo have also been in the grocery segment.