CAIT refuses to work with online marketplaces to help Kiranas
The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) on Friday said it was unwilling to work with ecommerce marketplaces Flipkart and Amazon to develop small offline traders.
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Kirana King targets 7,000 stores in five years
The company also has its own warehouse with distribution centres.
Myntra eyes video, kirana stores
Myntra is planning to acquire and retain customers in small towns by focusing on videos.
Grofers to add 700 kirana stores onto network, eyes $1 bn revenue by year-end
The Kirana stores are converted into Grofers-branded stores label products that are usually priced 30-40 per cent less.
Flipkart onboards 27,000 kirana shops to strengthen last mile delivery
The company said it will help reach out to millions of new consumers during the upcoming festive event.
Amazon may add kirana stores to its cart to boost retail play
Amazon has tied up with ShopX to digitally connect kiranas with large retailers and FMCG companies.
Reliance Retail to connect kirana stores digitally soon
The move is aimed at digitally empowering kirana stores, including those in smaller towns.
Kirana stores to help Mukesh Ambani challenge Amazon's clout
As much as 90 per cent of India's $700 billion retail market is unorganised, made up mostly of kirana stores.
Leverage Tata network to expand Walmart’s reach to kiranas; allow Flipkart its grocery play
The executives said Walmart wants to have an Indian partner who is “respected” and “has a voice in policymaking”.
Metro Cash & Carry partners ePayLater to digitise kirana stores
Through this app, kirana shop owners can digitally track their daily and monthly sales, manage inventory, place orders with Metro and pay digitally.
MDR boost for merchants using UPI
This move is expected to encourage small grocery stores, chemists and kirana stores across the country to set up basic acceptance infrastructure such as QR code to receive payments made through UPI.
Metro Cash & Carry seeks level playing field
The German wholesale retailer has thrown its might behind mom-and-pop groceries and has demanded level-playing for the unorganised sector, wading into a debate in India that ecommerce companies like Amazon and Flipkart are hurting small businesses here.
Stop predatory pricing: Piyush Goyal tells ecommerce companies
Commerce & industry minister warns of strict action if online marketplaces don’t comply with rules.
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