DIY platform PowerStores Makes Setting Up an E-commerce Store Easy

PowerStores is a DIY platform that recently caught our attention. The 2.5 year old company based in Goa competes with Buildabazaar, Shopify, Zepo and others.

DIPP Rejects Decathlon’s E-commerce Bid

The DIPP has rejected Decathlon’s bid to sell online. Decathlon had previously written to the DIPP seeking its nod to sell online.

The State of Indian E-commerce; The Big Trends & Some Questions

Venture Capital firm Accel Partners has put together a good study on the e-commerce industry in India. Here are some of our thoughts on it.

Anti-FDI Small Traders Embrace E-commerce, Join Hands with eBay

Over 10 anti-FDI small trader associations from various parts of the country have decided to trade on eBay’s marketplace platform

Of Credit Card Frauds, Payment Gateways & Indian E-commerce

Over the last few weeks, many of you might have received messages from various cyber crime departments asking you to be careful about buying online.

GMV Vs Funding Vs Losses: The Real Measure of E-commerce Success

Where does GMV figure against the many rounds of funding received by the companies? We took a look at the top e-commerce retail companies.

Facebook Drives Majority of Social Traffic & Sales for E-commerce Companies: Shopify

Facebook gives the majority of social traffic and sales to e-commerce companies, says a new study by ecommerce website solution, Shopify.

E-commerce Software Maker Vinculum Secuires Series B Funding from IvyCap Ventures & Accel

Vinculum has secured Series B funding from IvyCap Ventures and Accel India Ventures.

Why Walmart is Taking the E-commerce Route to India

A new report suggests that Walmart, which put its plans for India on hold, is planning to enter the country’s $450 bn retail market by setting up an e-commerce marketplace.

Weekly Summary: E-commerce & Grey Market; Mobile Payment Landscape & More

Here is a curated list of all the important happenings from this week.