The intent to hire (percentage of employers that is likely to hire employees during the current half year of FY21) for e-commerce businesses and technology startups recovered from 19 per cent during the lockdown period to 26
Technology for MSMEs: Flipkart has been partnering with different state governments and government organisations including Uttar Pradesh, Jharkhand, Punjab, and Gujarat under its Samarth initiative launched in July last year
The grocery segment has attracted maximum businesses. NoBroker, Perpule, Meesho, Snapdeal, ShopClues, Box8, Uber, CountLoot, Rapido, PhonePe and more have tapped into the vertical that is led by BigBasket, Grofers, Amazon
Kunal Bahl-led committee will have “upcoming e-commerce policy, the consumer protection rules and a consistent interpretation of the intermediary status of e-commerce platforms” on its immediate agenda.
Restaurants will be able to use Paytm's new QR-code service as a white label product by using their own logo and brand colour on the QR card while the code can also be merged into their own brand pamphlets, hoardings, and sig
Technology for MSMEs: Amazon launched its services for sellers on its Amazon seller website and mobile app in Hindi. This included registration on Amazon.in, managing orders, inventory management and accessing performance met
The hygiene and risk factors have contributed to the increased adoption of e-commerce channel among customers who have either been inactive in digital buying or preferred traditional channel for touch-and-feel factor before m
Ever since the government gave respite to e-commerce companies like Amazon, Walmart-owned Flipkart, others to deliver non-essential goods, the pent-up demand has led to a surge in orders and product searches.
Amazon has started accepting orders for all products from across the country along with resuming its cash on delivery payment option. On the other hand, Flipkart is yet to begin accepting fresh orders from customers in red zo
Fraud instances could possibly rise at an even quicker pace in the current scenario, as fraudsters could take advantage of the sudden disruptions and operational challenges caused in the e-commerce space by the Covid-19 outbr
Ease of Doing Business for MSMEs: CAIT has onboarded business networking platform for SMEs - GlobalLinker for providing the core technology support while All India Transporters Welfare Association will provide the logistics
Unlike earlier equalisation levy in respect of online advertisement services applicable only on B2B transactions, new equalisation levy provisions are applicable on every transaction undertaken by such non-resident e-commerce
The online retail sector, which recorded $33.5 billion in sales in 2019, was expected to grow 26 per cent to $42.21 billion this year. However, the forecast is now down to just 5 per cent to $35.1 billion.