A few days ago, some books which I had ordered from Amazon for my daughter were delivered to my home. The six slim books were delivered in three separate batches. I was happy because the books arrived...
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Online shopping, for long the province of urban India, is being discovered in rural areas around the country. However for such e-commerce to take place it is necessary to have a good internet connection, the ability to sift through the various items offered and the wherewithal to zero in on the best items by Googling them and comparing their prices and specifications across vendors. I find that the rural population is learning this search-and-pick process at amazing speed...
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BHOPAL -- The Madhya Pradesh Government has decided to impose six percent tax on online shopping in order to increase the state's revenue and entail everything in the tax bracket with no exceptions at...
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On 23 June 2016, Britons will vote on whether the country should exit the 28-member European Union (EU). If Britain does indeed decide to exit (Brexit), there will be political, social, and economic implications, for both the EU and the UK. The e-commerce sector, too, will not escape unscathed.
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Nothing can beat the convenience of online shopping, but even if you're far removed from the madding crowd, it doesn't mean that there are no wily eyes on you, waiting for a chance to relieve you of your hard-earned money.
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A wildlife body today claimed that online retail giant Amazon has agreed to remove snares and traps from its website after it urged the portal to do so on compa ionate grounds. Wildlife SoS had recent...
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I know you can order clothes, try them on and return them if you don't fancy them. But just imagine the courier boy hanging around the door when you're trying out stuff. I don't even take the husband for shopping because I don't want to be hurried through this meditative process. Moreover, what a wasteful exercise! I know of people who have tried and returned stuff that made its way into their doorstep from across the seas. I'm someone who counts my carbon footprint...
Imagine a scenario. You order a meal from your favourite food app, punch in your details like contact number, home/office address and happily wait for your delicious meal to arrive. All sweet and simple so far, but what if the guy who delivers your food and has access to your mobile number turns out to be a creep and starts harassing you?
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Come festive season, and you will be flooded with sales offers. Flipkart's Big Billion Days sale has already begun, kicking off five days of online shopping extravaganza that's India's Black Friday an...
Indians are as yet not wedded to the idea of shopping online - they are only just warming up to it. A vast majority of the market lies yet to be tapped. Poor customer experience will dissuade customers and make them retreat to their tried and tested options.