Online players such as Amazon, Alibaba.com, Lenskart, and Nykaa have started investing in brick-and-mortar stores; offline stores like Max Fashion have made their online presence by launching their websites and apps.
Brick and mortar stores which used to host seasonal sale or clearance sales for a period of not more than 15 days or so, had extended that duration to months, two years back. However, that's out-of-style now!
Growth will be aided by several factors including rising internet penetration, drop in data access costs, shift to smart phones, flow of credit to consumers and micro enterprise increase in domestic consumption, affluent middle-class and rising income and
The online milk-retailers will have to bear warehouse operational cost. Specifically, labor cost of picking and packing orders where kirana shops and supermarkets don't fall into. As in supermarket or kirana stores, we consumers go and pick our preferred
The B2B online portals are ideal for the business owners who want to make it easier for the other business owners. The specific measures taken for the easement of putting an order by a business introduced in the form of an online platform is saving a lot
In this week, we have seen e-commerce giant Amazon has rebranded its grocery service Amazon Now to Prime Now. Well, it makes sense for Amazon to capture the consumers who has evolved in ordering milk and bread online.
Interestingly while Walmart India is presently in no mood to taste water in the country's food-only retail biz, its arch rival in US and now in India, Amazon has received 100% FDI in Indian food retail biz lately.