City, General, Social Media, Work

Indian eCommerce Bust – Why has it come so SOON?


It was always predicted. It was always on the cards. But it would come so soon - probably, no one had predicted. Anyways, out of the 200 or so eCommerce startups founded in India in 2012 - 100 so far have gone bust. Most of them finished (read burnt callously here) the amount of capital… Continue reading Indian eCommerce Bust – Why has it come so SOON?

Apple, City, Clothing, Electronics, Food, General, Movies, Music, Social Media, Sports, Work

Emailer from Jabong – Sums Up Indian E-commerce Scenario


NB: This blog post is NOT directed against any company, person or group(s) in particular. In fact, I myself have purchased over 25+ items from Jabong.com in the past 4 months. 🙂 Customer Service is impeccable. This promotional mailer from Indian e-retailer Jabong.com (Rocket Internet venture launched in late 2011 in India) pretty much sums… Continue reading Emailer from Jabong – Sums Up Indian E-commerce Scenario

Clothing, General, Social Media

Building a *BRAND* Online – Points to Remember (Startup Series: Episode 3)


E-commerce is booooooooooooooming in India. Yes, there's so many 'o's in there to stress on the fact that its really booming. Fueled by the phenomenal growth of the online travel industry, the Indian e-commerce market reached an impressive growth rate of 47 per cent to over Rs 46,000 crore in the 2011 calendar year, a… Continue reading Building a *BRAND* Online – Points to Remember (Startup Series: Episode 3)