E-commerce firms gets ready with sail-through plans

E-commerce companies in India have rushed to make announcements on new offerings or are strategising fast on their next move, in the wake of Amazon, the world’s largest e-commerce company, entering India on June 5. Seattle-based Amazon’s US rival, the San Jose-headquartered eBay, has made two back-to-back announcements in India. Earlier this week, it announced […]

HomeShop18 sells 1.23 million mobile phones in FY13

New Delhi: E-retailing firm HomeShop18 sold 12.30 lakh mobiles phones, including 3.69 lakh smartphones, in the last fiscal, spurred by demand in metros and small cities. Besides mobiles, the e-commerce firm, which sells a mobile phone every 25 seconds, also sold 1.3 lakh tablets during the same period, data provided by HomeShop18 said. In the […]

HomeShop18 association with DIAL has introduced cutting edge Virtual Shopping Wall

Heralding India’s big leap into the world of mobile shopping, HomeShop18 in association with Delhi International Airport (P) Ltd. (DIAL) has introduced a cutting edge Virtual Shopping Wall. The virtual wall named ‘Scan N Shop’ marks yet another innovation by HomeShop18, India’s leading virtual retailer. This Virtual Wall offers premium merchandise to consumers at Terminal […]

Homeshop18 announces Shop-O-Mania

HomeShop18, India’s leading virtual retailer strives to provide an unparalleled shopping experience to all its valued consumers, every time they shop. In order to make shopping on Homeshop18 a memorable experience, the company has announced the biggest promotion of the year ‘Shop-O-Mania’. The promotion is applicable on both HomeShop18 TV and the ecommerce portal HomeShop18.com. […]

India to witness online shopping touch $34 billion by ‘15

Online shopping in India which is at a nascent stage is poised to witness significant growth in the next few years. The industry is likely to touch 34.2 billion dollars (Rs 18,758 crores) by 2015. According to Homeshop18 data, in India around 27 million people are active mobile internet users. Currently 4 per cent are […]

VIP Industries eyes more space in e-commerce

Mumbai: VIP Industries plans to expand its base in the e-commerce segment. At present, the company offers buying from its e-commerce site buytravelbags.com. To push the new initiative, the firm has also partnered with players such as Flipkart, Myntra, FashionAndYou, Bagskart, Jabong and Homeshop18, among others. The company dominates the Rs 5,000-crore Indian luggage market. […]