Can Walmart and Flipkart help each other in India?

Flipkart_Walmart32The world’s largest retailer Walmart’s acquisition of ecommerce company Jet.com has triggered speculation on whether this is the beginning of the company’s ambitious play in online retailing, a link sorely missing in its larger business plans. Also, there has been some discussion on whether with this $3.3 billion buyout, the largest ever of an online […]

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Can Walmart and Flipkart help each other in India?

Flipkart_Walmart32The world’s largest retailer Walmart’s acquisition of ecommerce company Jet.com has triggered speculation on whether this is the beginning of the company’s ambitious play in online retailing, a link sorely missing in its larger business plans. Also, there has been some discussion on whether with this $3.3 billion buyout, the largest ever of an online […]

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Amazon scales past Wal-Mart and Alibaba as most valued retailer after Q2 earnings surprise

Amazon.com Inc posted a positive earnings surprise in the second quarter ended June 30, 2015 which set its share price on fire helping it scale past Wal-Mart and Alibaba as the most valued retailer. Wal-Mart is the largest retailer by sales while China’s Alibaba is the world’s top e-commerce firm by gross merchandise value (GMV). […]

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