How does the FDI ruling change the ecommerce game? [Warm up done. Let the games begin]

In short, the last couple of years saw the evolution of the indian ecommerce industry at a rapid pace, but am afraid it will seem like a warm up period. The actual games begin now. Stakes get larger, the battlefield gets refined, and there will be bloodbath for sure.

Ecommerce Marketplaces in India : Crawford Market Vs Bigbazaar?

“It is much easier for a marketplace to move into horizontal than an etailer. Given the electronics only focus we had, we realized that we are missing out on a huge opportunity when there is consumer appetite for other categories”.

Price Comparison Service, PriceBaba brings offline retailer price online [Mumbai only]

PriceBaba is a ‘local price search’ engine that brings the offline retailer price online – i.e. a better online discovery of the offline world. Or better, think of it as a verticalized JustDial sort of service that only (in its current form) caters to gadget segment.

Re-launching Pluggd.in Jobs Section: NO More Boring Mondays!

The Pluggd.in jobs section is a step forward to bring your dream job closer to you, very close indeed. Yeah, we are putting our step forward to connect awesome geeks to awesome companies(product companies and technology startups only).

Groupon in India, Acquires SoSasta [Updated]

Groupon has been hunting a deals in India (read our exclusive coverage : Groupon Hunting Deal(s) in India–Launch Imminent ) and it seems, Kolkata based SoSasta.com is their first acquisition in India (Ananya Bubna is the Managing Director of India office,…

Hyderabad Based BuyThePrice Secures First Round of Funding

Hyderabad based portal for deals on Consumer Electronics and Appliances,BuyThePrice, has raised its first round of funding from Rajan Anandan, Rehan Yar Khan, Sunil Kalra and several other investors. The funds will be utilized in creating technology differentiators, marketing, human…

Recap: $35 Laptop from Indian Government, Facebook Reaches 12mn userbase in India

This week, we announced the launch of PI 2.0 Platform enabling entrepreneurs to share their startup updates, get feedback from PI readers and much more. Do register and participate. Ongoing discussions in the forum section: Startup Visa Act – Detrimental…

Thank you Sponsors

We’d like to thank our sponsors for making things happen @PI. BuyThePrice Buytheprice.com is an online shopping portal that has introduced e­commerce 2.0 to India. The site collates the total number of purchases made by consumers across India, and maps…

Thank you sponsors for making PI Happen [Ad]

We’d like to thank our sponsors for making things happen @PI. BuyThePrice Buytheprice.com is an online shopping portal that has introduced e­commerce 2.0 to India. The site collates the total number of purchases made by consumers across India, and maps…

BuyThePrice- eCommerce With Quantity Based Differential Pricing (Review)

BuyThePrice is an e-commerce startup by Hyderabad based myZingo. The site wants to leverage on the social media reach of its buyers to enable bulk buy discounts. The site uses a differential pricing slab based on the quantity of product…