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India's Online retailers give up on same-day delivery

India's Online retailers give up on same-day delivery | Ecommerce logistics and start-ups | Scoop.it
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Online retailers give up on same-day delivery
Times of India
"Same-day deliveries are not feasible in India given the current supply chain issues," says a senior executive from Myntra, who did not wish to be named.
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Southeast Asia’s aCommerce raises $10M to prepare for Series B

Southeast Asia’s aCommerce raises $10M to prepare for Series B | Ecommerce logistics and start-ups | Scoop.it
aCommerce, a Bangkok-based startup that helps e-commerce companies in Southeast Asia run their businesses, has landed $10 million in new funding ahead of a..
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Bringing the world home to China - Business - Chinadaily.com.cn

Bringing the world home to China - Business - Chinadaily.com.cn | Ecommerce logistics and start-ups | Scoop.it
China's booming cross-border ecommerce space is creating an exciting new market for logistics providers to compete fiercely with each other to transport goods from foreign retailers to Chinese consumers.
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Jet.com predicts its sales will total $1 billion by May

Jet.com predicts its sales will total $1 billion by May | Ecommerce logistics and start-ups | Scoop.it
#Jet predicts its sales will total $1 billion by May #ecommerce #onlineretail #marketplace #multichannel https://t.co/hJN1PywBuX
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Online shopping in rural China nearly doubles in 2015

Online shopping in rural China nearly doubles in 2015 | Ecommerce logistics and start-ups | Scoop.it
Online shopping is thriving in rural China, with last year's transactions nearly double the 2014 amount, a Ministry of Commerce official said.
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This app will fill your car's gas tank

This app will fill your car's gas tank | Ecommerce logistics and start-ups | Scoop.it
One man is taking the Nigerian fuel crisis into his own hands, creating an app to deliver fuel straight to its users in Lagos.
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Unlimited Deliveries for $9.99 a Month Sounds Insane. For Postmates, It's the Future.

Unlimited Deliveries for $9.99 a Month Sounds Insane. For Postmates, It's the Future. | Ecommerce logistics and start-ups | Scoop.it
The San Francisco-based service just rolled out a subscription service that's impressively cheap. Here's how it plans to use it to grow.
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Canadian CIOs positioned to lead digital transformation in 2016, but focus remains on technology and delivery platforms

Canadian CIOs positioned to lead digital transformation in 2016, but focus remains on technology and delivery platforms | Ecommerce logistics and start-ups | Scoop.it
As digitalization intensifies, CIOs in Canada are continuing their journey toward digital business, but are facing difficult funding choices in the near
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Veeqo acquires London-based parcel delivery startup ParcelBright

Veeqo acquires London-based parcel delivery startup ParcelBright | Ecommerce logistics and start-ups | Scoop.it
Veeqo, the Wales-headquartered company that offers e-commerce inventory software, has acquired London-based parcel delivery startup ParcelBright to bolster..
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Jet.com's purchase of Omaha-based Hayneedle an 'ideal fit,' say execs; 400 local jobs staying put

Jet.com's purchase of Omaha-based Hayneedle an 'ideal fit,' say execs; 400 local jobs staying put | Ecommerce logistics and start-ups | Scoop.it

Hayneedle will operate as a subsidiary of Jet, executives from the companies told The World-Herald on Friday morning, and all Hayneedle employees — about 400 of which are in three locations in Omaha, with another 100 spread between...

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Whole Foods to Invest in Instacart, Signs New Multi-Year Delivery Deal

Whole Foods to Invest in Instacart, Signs New Multi-Year Delivery Deal | Ecommerce logistics and start-ups | Scoop.it

The grocery store and the delivery startup are taking their relationship to the next level.

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India Post breathes afresh with e-commerce boom as villagers shop online

India Post breathes afresh with e-commerce boom as villagers shop online | Ecommerce logistics and start-ups | Scoop.it

While in the United States online giant Amazon and its ilk experiment with futuristic drones and one-hour deliveries, in rural India e-commerce retains a distinctly old-fashioned feel.

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Delivery Costs Are Devouring Food Startups

Delivery Costs Are Devouring Food Startups | Ecommerce logistics and start-ups | Scoop.it

Food tech is big these days -- Grubhub, Blue Apron, Instacart -- but pretty web design and polished communication strategies aren’t enough to build a..

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WalmartLabs seeks Indian startup tech to drive its e-commerce ops

WalmartLabs seeks Indian startup tech to drive its e-commerce ops | Ecommerce logistics and start-ups | Scoop.it

Global retail giant Walmart is looking to engage more with Indian startups as it seeks access to innovative technologies for its e-commerce and supply chain operations through collaborative partnerships or even acquiring them.

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Blockchains could help restore trust in the food we choose to eat

Blockchains could help restore trust in the food we choose to eat | Ecommerce logistics and start-ups | Scoop.it
If blockchains can deliver on supply chain transparency it could revolutionise the food industry.
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Japan’s cloud-based logistics platform OpenLogi gets $1.9M for Asian expansion

Japan’s cloud-based logistics platform OpenLogi gets $1.9M for Asian expansion | Ecommerce logistics and start-ups | Scoop.it
See the original story in Japanese. Various instant e-commerce platforms or consumer-to-consumer (C2C) trading platforms, which an individual can readily make use of, have been started up in recent…
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Alibaba eyes Southeast Asia ecommerce growth, taking a majority stake in Lazada

Alibaba eyes Southeast Asia ecommerce growth, taking a majority stake in Lazada | Ecommerce logistics and start-ups | Scoop.it
Alibaba has acquired a majority stake in Southeast Asia-based ecommerce platform Lazada, stating that it expects to see strong growt
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JD works with Yamato to speed up cross-border e-commerce delivery

JD works with Yamato to speed up cross-border e-commerce delivery | Ecommerce logistics and start-ups | Scoop.it
Chinese online retailer JD.com will work with Japanese logistics firm Yamato to speed up cross-border delivery of goods bought on JD's overseas online marketplace.
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Beep Beep Or Hoot! Roadrunnr And TinyOwl Plan To Merge In All-Stock Deal: Report

Beep Beep Or Hoot! Roadrunnr And TinyOwl Plan To Merge In All-Stock Deal: Report | Ecommerce logistics and start-ups | Scoop.it
B2B online service provider platform for hyperlocal logistics services Roadrunnr and online food ordering platform Tinyowl, are in early stage talks to merge in an all-stock deal, reported ET.
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Inside Instacart’s fraught and misguided quest to become the Uber of groceries

Inside Instacart’s fraught and misguided quest to become the Uber of groceries | Ecommerce logistics and start-ups | Scoop.it
The changes Instacart outlined were grim. Fees for customers were increasing. One-hour delivery in New York City had been suspended. In stores, standards were getting much stricter.
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Amazon sets up women-only delivery centre in India

Amazon sets up women-only delivery centre in India | Ecommerce logistics and start-ups | Scoop.it
Ecommerce pioneer is running pilot programmes in the southern states of Tamil Nadu and Kerala.
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A Tiny Drone Army Is Going To Invade The Streets Of London

A Tiny Drone Army Is Going To Invade The Streets Of London | Ecommerce logistics and start-ups | Scoop.it

A new delivery drone company plans to revolutionise the way we do our shopping by replacing your weekly trip to Sainsbury's with a tiny delivery robot which will bring your fruit and veg straight to y...

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India’s eCommerce’s small town delivery challenges | The Supply Chan Lab

India’s eCommerce’s small town delivery challenges | The Supply Chan Lab | Ecommerce logistics and start-ups | Scoop.it

With India's eCommerce business facing slower growth, investors are looking at expanding into upcountry and rural areas. But poor last-mile supply chain and

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Google launches same-day grocery delivery starting in San Francisco and Los Angeles

Google launches same-day grocery delivery starting in San Francisco and Los Angeles | Ecommerce logistics and start-ups | Scoop.it

The essential tech news of the moment. Technology's news site of record. Not for dummies.

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India Post to invest Rs 322 crore to strengthen position in e-commerce delivery market | Latest News & Updates at Daily News & Analysis

India Post to invest Rs 322 crore to strengthen position in e-commerce delivery market | Latest News & Updates at Daily News & Analysis | Ecommerce logistics and start-ups | Scoop.it

India Post to invest Rs 322 crore to strengthen position in e-commerce delivery market - "The Department is proposing to invest Rs 322 crore in the period from 2015-2016 to 2019-20 to augment and develop parcel handling capacities," the...

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