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India’s Flipkart applies for food-retailing licence

Indian e-commerce platform Flipkart has filed for approval from regulatory authorities to conduct food retail in the territory.

India’s Flipkart shuts down Jabong

Indian fashion and lifestyle e-commerce portal Jabong has been closed down by current owners Flipkart.

How Reliance’s JioMart platform will reshape India’s online grocery market

Reliance Industries has entered India’s online grocery retailing market via a new e-commerce platform JioMart, which started pilot trials last month in Mumbai.

Amazon India to use mom-and-pop shops as delivery points

Global online retailer Amazon has partnered with more than 20,000 local “kirana” stores in India to serve as delivery points.

Reliance Industries to take on Amazon in India

Indian conglomerate Reliance Industries is moving to take on Amazon in India by founding a new digital retail platform.

India’s Flipkart to enter food retailing, launch private label

Walmart-owned Indian e-commerce platform Flipkart is launching a food retail business.

Indian traders lobby for ban on Flipkart, Amazon sales

The Confederation of All India Traders is asking the government to ban pending sales events to be held by e-commerce rivals Amazon and Flipkart.

Amazon in talks over Reliance Retail stake

Amazon is in talks with Reliance Industries Ltd’s retail unit to buy a stake in India’s biggest brick-and-mortar retailer.

Walmart-owned Flipkart opens offline furniture experience centre

Indian e-commerce platform Flipkart has opened a physical furniture experience centre in Bengaluru.

Cotton On Group launches in India

Cotton On Group is to launch in India, its first flagship store scheduled to open in the second half of next year.

Ebay to buy into India’s Paytm Mall

International e-commerce platform Ebay is preparing to head a US$160–170 million investment in e-tailer Paytm Mall.

First Under Armour India store imminent

Under Armour India is about to open its first store after testing the market online.