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More Than 5.12 Lakh Complaints Registered Against E-Commerce Between April 2019-November 2021

Dec 17, 2021 Outlook Business Team

Union Minister of State for Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution, Ashwini Kumar Choubey in a written reply to Rajya Sabha informed that 5,12,919 complaints against e-commerce companies have been registered between April 2019 to November 2021.

Ecommerce Braces Up For Discount War, As Singapore's Shopee Enters India

Nov 25, 2021 Outlook Business Team

Shopee has grabbed 100,000 orders a day in India and has more than 1 million app installs on the Google Play Store. Industry sources said Amazon and Flipkart average 2-2.5 million orders per day.


Rise In Business, Consumer Sentiments Creating More Jobs

Almost 7 lakh to10 lakh jobs were created just for this festival. Expectations are that besides festival demand, improved business sentiments may well see employment, including contract jobs, at pre-pandemic level this year itself

This Is The Reason Why Amazon Is Again In Trouble In India

Oct 13, 2021 Outlook Business Team

Examining the company's internal emails, strategy papers and business plans reveal that the e-commerce giant exploited internal data from their website to make products of a similar kind. This was subsequently offered on the platform.


How To Digitize India?

Not surprisingly, the government of India has signaled its intent for rapid digitization of the country.

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07 March, 2021

Over 50,000 Offline Retailers, Kirana Stores have Joined The 'Local Shops' Programme: Amazon India

Outlook Web Bureau

The 'Local Shops' programme was an initiative started by the e-commerce platform last year in order to enable local shopkeepers and kirana store owners to sell online


02 February, 2021

E-commerce To MarTech: Have We Entered The Next Phase Of The Digital Revolution?

Neha Kulwal

Several reports and surveys suggesting that almost 60% of consumers have increased the frequency with which they are purchasing online, altering shopping habits as a result.


16 January, 2021

Trouble Brews For Snapdeal, 4 Other Indian E-Commerce Sites As US Govt Places Them On ‘Notorious Market List’

Outlook Web Bureau

Snapdeal has contested the move and said the act was based on ‘factually incorrect’ information that raised concern over piracy and counterfeiting issues


18 December, 2020

Flipkart Witnesses 35 Per Cent Rise In Sellers This Year

PTI

The pandemic has led to millions of people turning to e-commerce in 2020, not only in metros but also in tier III regions and beyond, says Flipkart


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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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