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The section deals with the complex operational mechanism of Logistics & Supply Chain. The articles talk about the latest trends, the pain points, effective management, etc.

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Indian e-commerce has experienced some major changes, yet there is surety of better advancement for its future in it. It seems to be completely clear that the reasonable focus on contribution sustainability and margin will be versus the previous race of the market. The ecosystem is key empowering influence of manageability or

BY Guest author  |  Apr 15, 2017  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

The Goods and Services Tax (GST) is likely to be legislated in 2017. Over the years, the GST has faced innumerable challenges due to issues regarding its structure, tax bracket and subventions for states that may face revenue loses. To better understand the impact of the GST on the warehousing sector in India, CBRE Research conducted a

BY Indian Retailer Bureau  |  Mar 09, 2017  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

India’s interest and curiosity in the eCommerce retail logistics is no more a secret to the world. Expected to grow at a CAGR of 52 per cent to touch USD36.7 billion by 2020, the eCommerce market is among India’s fastest-growing markets. Logistics is a key enabler for growth of this industry and is increasingly evolving

BY Gargi Bhardwaj  |  Nov 03, 2016  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

The world is moving faster every day, and getting what we need rapidly is the mantra of our times. This is the most obvious way that we shop and that becomes the process of online businesses. Ascent of hyper local companies is quite significant in the year 2016. Companies like Roadrunner (Logistics), Shadowfax (Logistics), Swiggy

BY Guest author  |  Oct 14, 2016  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

In the year 2015, near about 50 million people in India shopped online and as per industry experts, the number is touted to splurge 3 times and surpass 175 million by 2020. This hike in consumer base clearly means that these online retailers will have to increase their competence 5 times from what they have right now to meet the

BY Sahil  |  Sep 17, 2016  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

The business community of India finally breathed a long held sigh of relief as GST(Good and Services Tax) bill was passed in the Parliament. A country divided by different taxes pertaining to each state and the central government, a uniform tax structure is definitely something to cheer about. What is GST? GST is one of the

BY Guest author  |  Aug 12, 2016  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

As per various industry veterans, Indian warehousing sector is which is likely to grow with a rate of 9 to 11 per cent every year, is now been tapped by private equity players looking at the opportunity and investments in the industry. Commenting on the same, Vikram Goel, Realty Chief Executive, HDFC said that the warehousing

BY Indian Retailer Bureau  |  Aug 08, 2016  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

In its spree of becoming the leading online marketplace of India, Amazon has added one more armory in its kitty. The US based firm has recently launched its largest fulfilment centre in Sonipat, Haryana. Located around 50 km from the national capital region, the centre is spread over an area of 200,000 sq/ft. Sharing the details of

BY Indian Retailer Bureau  |  Jul 14, 2016  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

In today’s dynamic digital retailing environment, delivery has become a key factor in defining the future of a lot of eCommerce companies. Today economics of every retail business, be it online or offline, is measured on its logistics and delivery mechanism. As the millennial consumers want products/ services in short timelines,

BY Sahil  |  Jun 27, 2016  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

One of the most robust industries currently in India, the logistics sector is poised to grow at a CAGR of12.17% by the year 2020, all thanks to growth trajectory seen in the manufacturing, retail, FMCG as well as ecommerce industries. Moreover, the country spends approximately 14.4% of its GDP on logistics and transportation; other

BY Guest author  |  Jun 24, 2016  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

An Indian internet and e-commerce company Infibeam has now planned to restructure its logistics business by implementing ‘Shipdroid’ a service aggregation platform to tap the courier industry and merchants. In the past two years, the company has been testing the service which is designed to help online merchants to

BY Indian Retailer Bureau  |  Jun 11, 2016  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Shopmatic announces partnership with global logistics and transportation provider, Aramex. The partnership will ensure a cost-effective, automated and reliable logistics solutions to provide online merchants with a greater competitive edge. Business owners continuously innovate to introduce new business models and technology-driven

BY Nitin Abbey  |  May 20, 2016  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Logistics management platform, Locus has raised $2.75mn in Series A funding led by Exfinity Venture Partners with participation from Blume Ventures, BeeNext and Rajesh Ranavat (MD, Fung Capital). Existing investors also participated in this round. The start-up received seed funding from growX, Bhupen Shah, Manish Singhal, Amit

BY Aman Inder Sohi  |  May 09, 2016  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Greece finds itself at the top of Europe with KOTSOVOLOS Supply Chain and Home Services Director Michalis Ziglis winning the ELA Award for Professional of the Year 2016 held in Brussels on 14th April. ELA accounts for the largest Logistics Association in Europe and is a federation of 30 national organisations, covering almost every

BY Indian Retailer Bureau  |  May 04, 2016  |  comments ( 0 )  | 

Homegrown online retailer Snapdeal, in its recent move, is now planning to make it compulsory for its logistics partners to integrate with its technology platform. The online marketplace, which has invested a whopping $300 million in its logistics technology over the past 2 years, is now planning to build a plug-and-play online

BY Indian Retailer Bureau  |  Apr 26, 2016  |  comments ( 0 )  |