Walmart vs. Amazon – Who wins?

I have come to appreciate an intense competitive showdown. I cannot ever remember a fight between two superpowers with either most substantial sales and or market valuations in the retail world. In my view, as Amazon got stronger, they poked the sleeping bear, and that was Walmart.   Jeff Bezos and the late Sam Walton…

THE RISE AND SHINE OF MOBILE ADVERTISING IN E-COMMERCE : FLIPKART

The digital medium has been rendered compact and more power-packed than ever imagined, in the form of smartphones. From shopping, to delivery, to entertainment, gaming, communication and much more, the mobile device is a ubiquitous and essential tool to survive in the 21st century.     The Internet & Mobile Association of India (IAMAI) estimates…

Top 10 Digital Ad Spenders :

We are now over halfway through 2018, and marching towards the end of Q3. Big brands have executed a good portion of their advertising budgets already, while some may be waiting for the upcoming holiday season to kick spending into full gear. Which brands have had the biggest advertising budgets so far in 2017? Using…

Why are non-profitable startups still getting funded?

Welcome, Thank you for landing here πŸ™‚ Don’t worry, I’ll make this article very crisp & clear, not cumbersome like the Mondays πŸ™‚ So, let’s dive into this.. The Amount of funding a startup gets depends on its Value and theΒ  percentage of stake it wants to sell. For example if a startup is valued…

Flipkart-Walmart Deal : Who Won?

Flipkart-Walmart Deal : Who won?   “Flipkart-Walmart Deal : Investors, Founders or Consumers, Who won?” As the old cliche goes, “A satisfied customer is the best business strategy of all.” Holds true? Well, the game has been changed, “satisfied customer” is no more a strategy but a word. In this era of globalization and Internet,…

Love is in the air.

Crystal and Jonathan were madly in love with each other.  Everyday they seat underneath a tree and spoke for hours. All they wanted to do was to get married and settle down together. Everything was happy and merry until….. Crystal had to leave the country along with her parents, due to an emergency. Crystal broke…

And they’re gone…

This is how I’d fallen out of love with them: I didn’t. It’s just that one day I woke up, and I just.. I just didn’t feel anything for them, Not love, Not hate, Not angry, not even sadness or disappointments,… just nothing. Like my heart and even my mind, entered into a sudden Oblivion,…

Finance Bill (Basics you need to know)

What is Finance Bill? A Finance Bill is besically a “Money Bill” as defined in Article 110 of the our Constitution. What Finance Bill actually does? Β  The proposals of the government for levy of new taxes, modification of the existing tax structure or continuance of the existing tax structure beyond the period approved by…

GST

Goods & Services Tax ; A revolution in Indian taxation system!! 17 years ago (in 2000) , our then honorable prime minister Shri Atal Bihari Bajpayi had proposed the idea of a “Single taxation system“, like world’s most nations are having, to be implemented in India. At that point of time the time “GST” was…