Tag Archives: Amazon

Festive cheer: Flipkart, Amazon log 32 pct GMV jump in Sept-Oct period at $2.9 bn

Industry experts pointed out that a lion’s share of the GMV was accumulated in the first week of the sales as consumers were looking to buy large appliances before Diwali. It’s one up on Octoberfest. Going by RedSeer Consulting data, ...

Read More »

Bang On: Amazon Finally Brings Amazon Echo And Alexa To India; Prime Music Coming Soon

Amazon has finally launched its most awaited product of the year – a smart, wireless speaker, Echo powered by its AI enabled virtual assistant Alexa in India. Amazon Echo will be available on an invite-only basis on the Amazon’s global ...

Read More »

Forget Mac versus PC, or iPhone versus Android – the next great battle is between Google and Amazon

On Wednesday, Google is expected to announce a smorgasbord of new hardware that will have its Google Assistant technology built in. For its part, Amazon last week launched a slew of new products that incorporate its rival Alexa agent. The ...

Read More »

Festive sales: Flipkart, Amazon, other ecommerce players clock 40 pct growth at $1.5 bn from last year’s $1 bn

Smartphones, large appliances, fashion and lifestyle products primarily drove sales As the dust settles after big discounts unleashed by e-tailers in their annual festival sales, it’s time to take stock. While Flipkartwound up its five-day ‘Big Billion Days’ sale between September ...

Read More »

Amazon sees growth in phone, fashion segments in festive sale

Amazon, which is locked in an intense battle for leadership in the Indian market, has made significant investments over the last few years in strengthening its logistics and infrastructure operations in the country. E-commerce major Amazon on Sunday said its ...

Read More »