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Myntra no longer app only, brings back mobile site to woo customers

Myntra, the country’s top online fashion retailer, is retracting from its app-only model by relaunching its mobile site in an attempt to bring back lost customers.
The move comes just nine months after the Flipkart-owned company shut down its ecommerce website to sell products only through its mobile app,

CareOnGo forays into e-commerce healthcare platform

Making health care products easily available at your doorstep, CareOnGo, an e-commerce co-branded pharmacy stores chain, has launched its services.The platform provides the additional advantage of finding substitutes, ordering generics, setting medicine reminders and archiving digital health records 24/7. The platform links pharmacies and analyses varied trends and purchase patterns to provide a highly efficent procurement platform for micro-pharmacies.

Is Indian Startup Ecosystem Really Seeking Disruption?

The ever evolving startup ecosystem in India has always been looked upon with lot of curiosity, interest and even speculations. Be it the funding, the potential scalability, immature growth stories, handling of teams – almost all the key aspects have been discussed at multiple forums and across media columns – with multitude of opinions.

The Date Story: How TrulyMadly Dated Digital Media To Drive More Sign Ups

While Mae West’s advice might be easier to follow in the Western societies where dating is a normal, cool, casual thing to do, it might be a tad difficult for Indian women given the pressure associated with it, our cultural conditioning,

Kidswear brand Toonz Retail looks at Gulf for international expansion

Omni-channel kids wear retailer Toonz Retail India has announced a partnership with Tariq Albassami Group for entering the Gulf Cooperation Council region. The five-year master franchisee agreement with the group will help Toonz Retail set up its international store in February at Khamis Mushayt,

Emami expects to start Guwahati plant in October

FMCG firm Emami is expecting to commission its Guwahati plant in October this year."We are expecting to commission the Guwahati plant this October. This will be a mega plant which will manufacture personal care products," Emami CEO Naresh Bhansali said here.The plant would be built at a cost of Rs 200 crore,

How Competitive Are Indian Startups For Upcoming Tech Disruptions?

Technology-based innovation and disruption across various sectors is increasing rapidly around the world. In the next few years, the technology driven innovation is about to hit the inflection point and/or go mainstream across many industries. And, most of this innovation and disruption is being driven by young startups India has a lot of talent and a growing startup ecosystem in the technology space.

Mann Ki Baat: Start-up not just about IT, says PM Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said the notion that start-ups are only related to IT has been broken by the Start-Up India programme.Delivering his "Mann Ki Baat" radio address, Modi said Information Technology was only a small part of start-ups."It is the common thought that start-up means a sophisticated business related to IT.

The Beer Cafe is looking to raise nearly $40 mn from PE funds

BTB Marketing Pvt. Ltd, the New Delhi-based company that runs The Beer Cafe, a chain of beer bars, is in talks with private equity funds to raise up to $40 million (Rs.270 crore) to expand its presence across the country,

Le Creuset cookware adds another store to its fleet .

Le Creuset, one of the well known cookware brands, famous for its cast-iron products, launches their fourth stand-alone store at Infiniti Mall in Mumbai.Established in 1925, Le Creuset has been making world-class cookware ever since. Standing strong for almost 100 years now,