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E-Commerce

MediBuddy Records 86% Increase in Medicine Orders post-COVID
E-Commerce, Health

MediBuddy Records 86% Increase in Medicine Orders post-COVID

New Delhi, Sept. 28, 2020: MediBuddy has recorded a surge of 86 % in medicine orders post-COVID. For the period April to August 2020, the demand for medicines increased significantly. It recorded maximum medicine orders from Kolkata, Bengaluru, Mumbai, Chennai, Hyderabad, Pune, New Delhi, Ahmedabad, Lucknow, Gurgaon, Bhubaneswar, Visakhapatnam, Noida, Patna and Coimbatore. While the big cities led the medicine orders MediBuddy’s services can be availed in 95% of Indian pin codes and at 3500 stores for in-store pickup. The brand has ensured that even small towns like Bishrampur, Manwath get access to healthcare and medicines. Speaking about this surge in medicine orders, Mr. Satish Kannan, Co-founder & CEO, MediBuddy-DocsApp said, “We endeavour to make sure that each individual ...
Lil’Goodness Launches Prebiotic Chocolate for Gut Health Improvement
E-Commerce, FMCG, News

Lil’Goodness Launches Prebiotic Chocolate for Gut Health Improvement

Bengaluru,Sept. 25, 2020: ‘Lil'Goodness’, a Bangalore based children's’ food and nutrition start-up, launches India’s first ‘prebiotic’ chocolate. These first of its kind chocolates have prebiotic fibres, which activate healthy bacteria in the gut and improves the absorption of essential vitamins and minerals, therefore promoting better immunity and good health. Source: Lil Goodness The brand aims to empower millennial parents by  adding good for health ingredients like prebiotics into the ultimate fuss-free food for children, chocolates.  Lil Goodness seeks to revolutionize eating habits among children through a comprehensive ecosystem of fresh and packaged meal options integrated with technology to create awareness about healthy eating.  This prebiotic chocolate...
CarDekho Group launches “The Everyday Hero” TV Campaign
Automobile, E-Commerce

CarDekho Group launches “The Everyday Hero” TV Campaign

Mumbai, Sept. 19, 2020: CarDekho, India’s leading full-stack auto tech company, has launched its newest TV campaigns ‘The everyday hero’ championing the cause of personal mobility. As people have got accustomed to the new normal after the Covid-induced lockdown, there is a growing preference for personal mobility. An owner driven car offers a more controlled environment and limited exposure to the outside world. The new campaigns reiterates this by showing how a vehicle keeps a frontline worker safe as he responds to the call of duty and at the same time provide peace of mind to his family members.  CarDekho aims to partner in people’s journey towards personal mobility. The campaign has been created by Leo Burnett India.  https://youtu.be/wi3ZZ9ct0Zo CarDekho - The Eve...
MarQ by Flipkart Launches Android 9.0 Smart TV Range for Indian Consumers
E-Commerce, News

MarQ by Flipkart Launches Android 9.0 Smart TV Range for Indian Consumers

Bengaluru – September 18, 2020: Flipkart, India’s homegrown e-commerce marketplace, today announced the launch of a new range of MarQ Smart TVs powered by Android 9.0, ahead of the upcoming festive season. With this, MarQ by Flipkart has entered a segment that is fast gaining traction with Indian consumers in recent years. The MarQ Smart TVs have launched on Flipkart in 32” HD and 43” Full HD and 4K Ultra HD variants, at a starting price of Rs. 11,999. The Indian Smart TV market is seeing exponential growth backed by increased internet penetration along with the rise of OTT consumption. A recent report by DAN India on OTT content consumption showed that ‘binge-watching’ is at an all-time high in India, especially given the current circumstances and on an avg. millennials and G...
Ecom Express to Hire 30000+ Workforce for the Upcoming Festive Season
E-Commerce, Human Resources

Ecom Express to Hire 30000+ Workforce for the Upcoming Festive Season

Mumbai, Sept. 14, 2020: Ecom Express, a technology-enabled end-to-end logistics solutions provider to the e-commerce industry, today announced that it will be creating 30,000+ seasonal employment during September and October months across its Fulfilment Centres, Hubs, Sortation Centres, and Delivery Centres. The Company is gearing up for the surge in online shopping backed by festival sales and increasing preference for doorstep deliveries. The majority of the hires will be delivery personnel, hub and sorting centre associates, and workforce for the warehousing activities. These seasonal positions have been created across the country with 3/4thof the hiring beyond metros as well as cities including, Ahmedabad, Surat, Vijayawada, Chandigarh, Indore, Patna, Lucknow, Kanpur, Bhopal, a...
Vital Launches Next-Gen Group Health Plans for SMEs
Banking, Finance, Insurance, E-Commerce

Vital Launches Next-Gen Group Health Plans for SMEs

New Delhi, Sept. 14, 2020: Vital, an online health and wellness marketplace and insurance provider, today launched its group health insurance plans (in collaboration with leading insurers) that provide next-gen employee health benefits packaged into Comprehensive Health Plans. These plans are specifically designed to cater to small and medium business owners in India who are looking to secure their employees’ health with affordable and all-inclusive healthcare packages. At a time when health concerns have taken the front seat in our lives, health plans like these are a great way for organizations to give their employees one less thing to worry about for sure. Vital’s Group Health Insurance plans also have convenient payment options that include monthly premiums starting from INR 199 pe...
Kantar Launches Innovation Suite on Its Marketplace
E-Commerce

Kantar Launches Innovation Suite on Its Marketplace

MUMBAI, August 27, 2020: In a bid to help brands accelerate their innovation cycles and speed to market, Kantar today begins the rollout of a new suite of Innovation and Product Development solutions on Kantar Marketplace, the automated research platform for marketers who want to test, learn and move faster. First to launch are automated concept and pack testing solutions, Concept eValuate and Pack eValuate, followed soon by an automated idea screening solution, Idea eValuate. The eValuate suite puts consumer knowledge at the heart of the innovation journey and includes: Idea eValuate: Shortlist ideas with the most potential. Idea eValuate shows how to improve the best ideas and get them ready for concept development by measuring implicit and explicit responses to get closer to the ...
Flipkart Pledges 100% Transition to Electric Vehicles by 2030
E-Commerce

Flipkart Pledges 100% Transition to Electric Vehicles by 2030

Bengaluru, August 25, 2020: Flipkart, an e-commerce marketplace, today announced its commitment to transition to electric vehicles (EVs) by joining the Climate Group’s global electric mobility initiative, EV100. EV100 brings together forward-looking companies committed to accelerating the transition to electric vehicles (EVs) and making electric transport the new normal by 2030. Flipkart announced that it is committing to a phased integration of electric vehicles into its entire fleet (directly owned or leased corporate fleets) by 2030. This will be done through placing requirements in service contracts, installing charging infrastructure close to its 1,400 supply chain premises, conducting awareness programs and incentivizing delivery executives towards the use of electric vehicle...
EarnKaro App Clocks 1 Million Registered Resellers
E-Commerce

EarnKaro App Clocks 1 Million Registered Resellers

New Delhi, August 11, 2020: EarnKaro, the Social Cashback App by CashKaro claims that it has gained over 1 Million registered resellers within a year of launch. It also claims to has generated a whopping income of Rs 10 Crores for resellers across Tier 1 to 6 cities. The Social Cashback App which has become a source of income for thousands of users in the deeper pockets of India including states such as Haryana, Bihar, West Bengal, Odisha, Karnataka, Telangana and Maharashtra among others, expects to cross 2 million resellers by the end of 2020 itself. In addition to lending financial independence to segments such as home-makers, students, young professionals, micro-influencers and larger social media influencers, EarnKaro has generated sales worth of more than Rs. 500 crores to partner s...
Flipkart Launches Startup Accelerator Program ‘Flipkart Leap’
E-Commerce, News

Flipkart Launches Startup Accelerator Program ‘Flipkart Leap’

Bengaluru, August 10, 2020: Flipkart, India’s homegrown e-commerce marketplace, today announced the launch of ‘Flipkart Leap’ the company’s first startup accelerator program to help new and upcoming startups grow, scale, navigate challenges and in turn contribute to India’s growing entrepreneurial ecosystem and boosting ‘Start-Up India’. With the call-for-entries beginning today, Flipkart Leap will identify B2C and B2B startups and help them scale through an intensive 16-week virtual program. Throughout the program, Flipkart’s leadership from  Business, Operations, Product and Technology will mentor the selected startups and share best practices, in addition to master class sessions hosted by industry experts. The program aims to provide tools, framework, knowledge and an ecosystem...