A step further! UrbanClap, the home services start-up has gained funding again for its expansion in other cities, investing in technology, and to add up new vendors to it. The Delhi- based startup on Sunday secured $21 million in series C funding round that was led by Internet investment fund
Softbank’s Strategic Moves To Enhance Its Indian Portfolio If the speculations are to be believed, Japanese internet and telecom company, SoftBank, will be making an investment of about $300 million into India’s leading taxi aggregator startup, Ola. Although, no one from either of the companies have confirmed the reports, it
Over 4 Million Products From International Brands To take a giant leap ahead of its competitors, Amazon has just launched its ‘Global Store’ category where Indian shoppers will now get to shop products from Amazon U.S. According to Amazon India Manager AmitAgarwal, this category will provide over 4 million products
The Online Retail Game has Reached the Next Level In contrast to many early views, eCommerce is India is here to stay. Brick and mortar retailers are not going to get rid of it and they should get used to this idea. The biggest proof of this is the unparalleled
A plan that clearly has misfired ! Some have deemed it as the return of the inspector raj era while others have just rebuked it for its colossally confusing terms and conditions. But the recent restrictions put on the e-commerce players had always had it coming. It all began when a
A Step to Stand Out of Crowd! Good News for Snapdeal Users Snapdeal has recently publicized a free next day delivery service called ‘Snapdeal Gold’. With the help of this service, users can get next day delivery, free shipping, and an extended purchase protection on prepaid orders in selected cities.
Good Bye Exclusively.com! Exclusively Now on Snapdeal Snapdeal decided to close down Exclusively.com after 18 months of its acquisition and will amalgamate the latter’s complete inventory with itself. Now Exclusively’s entire catalog including lifestyle, fashion products, footwear, and accessories will be accessible on Snapdeal, moreover, orders will be delivered by
Extending his streak of investments! About the investment Ratan Tata, Chairman emeritus of Tata Sons is set to launch a venture capital fund with the University of California. His investment firm, RNT Associates, partnered with the University of California to jointly fund startups for the next 10 years in India.
Carrying On With His Entrepreneurial Plans Anand Chandrasekaran is in news again. After recently quitting his job as the CPO of Snapdeal, he is ready to invest in a couple of startups. Till now he has shown interest in six startups, namely, Truce, MagicX, Lucideus, LoanCircle, Lernr and Rupeek. Going
Does Indian Startup Ecosystem get affected by Foxconn’s slow down in Investment? About Foxconn’s Plans for India Till now, Foxconn has invested in just 4 startups in India. It had plans of investing $1 billion in the Indian startup ecosystem as well as developing 10-12 factories and data centers in