Key Amazon seller Cloudtail returns in a new avatar
NRN’s Catamaran raises stake in seller to 76%; Amazon’s JV with Patni, Appario, to also rejig ownership.
Goyal asks officials to demand yearly e-commerce statutory audits
Officials told to work with RBI to get Press Note 2 clause notified in the ...
E-commerce meet sees swadeshi, videshi divide
The government also said that the companies should not flout rules by offering steep discounts ...
Small sellers on Amazon, Flipkart seek PMO intervention to safeguard interest
The vendors also expressed disappointment at not being included in discussions to help draft a policy for the ecommerce sector.
Deep discount: It's Amazon, Walmart-Flipkart vs rest of India in draft ecommerce policy
In the era of Amazon-Walmart-Flipkart versus Rest of India, it could be the death of the deep discount.
CAIT hits out at US-India advocacy body on FDI in e-comm norms
The marketplace itself cannot discriminate among vendors and one seller cannot have more than 25% of sales on one ecommerce marketplace.
Fixed cost not to be included in predatory pricing: CCI
Amid the corporate race to capture higher market share by any possible means, Competition Commission has said fixed cost would not be taken into account when deciding on predatory pricing by a manufacturer.
Online-exclusive brands seek clarity on new e-commerce FDI policy
Brands like BPL, TCL’s iFFalcon, MarQ, Blaupunkt TV, Sanyo, Tenor, Thomson, Amazon Basics and Meizu are operating as online exclusives in India through either Amazon or Flipkart.
CAIT files petition in CCI against Walmart-Flipkart deal
The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) said the deal would deny market access to non-preferred sellers and impact small traders on offline platform.
Data of consumers should be used for benefit of local economy: Indian e-commerce players
Senior officials of various digital commerce companies raised concerns over instances of non-compliance with FDI policy for e-commerce, by foreign players.
Telecom tariff war to end in three years: Rahul Khullar, Trai Chairman
The cut-throat predatory pricing of mobile call rates, which has weighed on the profitability of telecom companies, may end in 3-5 years, sector regulator TRAI Chairman said.
Walmart-Flipkart deal to hit India's retail sector: CAIT
"A regulatory authority should be constituted by the government which should scan the details of Walmart-Flipkart deal and it should be scrutinised from different angles like competition and cyber security, etc," CAIT Secretary General Praveen Khandelwal said.
CAIT files a writ petition against Flipkart
The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) has filed a writ petition in the Delhi high court to investigate the business model of online retailer Flipkart.
Traders' body wants court to investigate Flipkart's business model
The trade body, which represents 70 million small businesses, had filed a complaint against the ‘malpractices’ of Flipkart with the ED a few months ago.
Walmart may repeat 'predatory behaviour' in India as well: CAIT to NCLAT
CAIT said that Walmart "may cause an appreciable adverse effect on competition" in the domestic market post combination as its "predatory tendencies" would be on a much larger scale.
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