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Framing Sustainability For E-commerce
Framing Sustainability For E-commerce

Introducing the E-commerce Sustainability Quotient MatrixIn a war to capture that fleeting consumer loyalty, most e-commerce stores in India are currently operating in the deep-discounting mode and...

M-commerce: Turning point for digital media in India
M-commerce: Turning point for digital media in India

The year 2014 was significant for the Indian digital media and the entertainment industry. With a favourable global economic environment, the top global organisations predicted outstanding growth...

The 'Make In India' Mantra Finds Its Cradle
The 'Make In India' Mantra Finds Its Cradle

The e-commerce road is not without pitfalls. Early caution and proper strategic direction and actions can ensure unprecedented growth and complementary benefits, says the Advisor to Tommy Hilfiger &...

Omnichannel: New buzzword for clothing merchants
Omnichannel: New buzzword for clothing merchants

Clothing is one of the most purchased product categories in global B2C E-commerce. It is in close competition with consumer electronics and travel categories for the title of the leading category in...

Role of e-commerce in apparel fashion
Role of e-commerce in apparel fashion

The concepts of e-commerce and e-marketplace have revolutionised the fashion industry in more than one way. Not only can one shop from the convenience of the home, one can ensure that favoured brands ...

Emergence of social commerce in apparel retail
Emergence of social commerce in apparel retail

Electronic commerce and mobile commerce is growing by leaps and bound in developed as well as developing countries. With the increase in the amount of smartphone users globally, the use of social...

DDos attacks - Ebbing risk for safe apparel e-tailing
DDos attacks - Ebbing risk for safe apparel e-tailing

The growing use of internet around the globe has triggered the expansion of e-commerce activities and increased the amount of time and money consumers are spending shopping online. Apparel e-tailing...

Global Online Retail Sales to Top One Trillion Euro This Year
Global Online Retail Sales to Top One Trillion Euro This Year

B2C E-Commerce continues growth worldwide, spurred by rapid development of online retail in emerging markets. It is forecasted to top one trillion Euros this year. The leading trends include...

Online visual merchandising - the future of retail
Online visual merchandising - the future of retail

The retail industry is as competitive as it can get. With increasing amount of shoppers purchasing products from online stores, especially in US and Asia, retailers need to up their game to attract...

New age retailing with Mobile Point of Sale
New age retailing with Mobile Point of Sale

Apparel retailers have also caught the trend and are exploring the new age retailing with Mobile Point of Sale (mPOS). It provides clothing retailers with an opportunity to put their digital...

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Imagine a cricketer, once an exciting player but now aged 45, having put on oodles of weight, too...
Posted by
Rahul Mehta | Sep 11,2015
The focus in research and development (R&D) is now more and more set on new sustainable products...
Posted by
Fanny Vermandel | Jun 24,2016
Is your business ready for Textiles 4.0? Before you can say, 'Yes', 'No', 'May be' or 'I don't...
Posted by
Aseem Prakash | Apr 25,2016
It was in 1987 that Asif Merchant got into the business of wholesaling of footwear. He bought from...
Posted by
Asif Merchant | Sep 02,2015
Luxury is a lifestyle, and fashion is just a minuscule part of it. Businesswise-the most visible or ...
Posted by
Abhay Gupta | Dec 23,2016
It was not very long ago that people who shopped online in India were considered 'ahead of time'....
Posted by
Arun Sirdeshmukh | Jan 21,2016
A few years later, the same process is now taking place in textile printing, and this has never...
Posted by
Gabi Seligsohn | Feb 04,2016
Indians are too enamoured of Hollywood. We can’t help it. We have been conditioned this way. The...
Posted by
Anurag Batra | Sep 02,2015
Why do I ask if India can afford to miss the bus again? Because whether we like it or not, whether...
Posted by
Rahul Mehta | Aug 12,2017
Effective quality management starts with a quality policy. Effectiveness is the extent to which...
Posted by
Pradip Mehta | Jan 23,2016