There were a number of important activities that took place this week, one of the major announcement came from Uber which launched its low cost cab service UberGo in the country.
Here are few of the important news from the week:
Flipkart sends empty boxes thrice to the customer
This week Flipkart came into spotlight once again. A customer namely Adarsh Anandan decided to video record the entire process from the delivery to the opening of the product after he was fooled by Flipkart twice.
Rocket Internet Backed Tripda Launched its Indian operations
Rocket Internet backed Tripda, an online ride sharing marketplace that connects people who need a ride to drivers who have empty seats in their cars, marked its entry in India. The startup will be focusing on cities including Delhi, Mumbai/Pune and Bangalore operationally; but anyone outside these cities can use the service as well.
Uber Launched UberGo
Amazon And Flipkart Looks To Tap Into IRCTC’s Database
Both Amazon and homegrown Flipkart are in talks to sell their merchandise through IRCTC’s portal. “Tie-ups with portals like Flipkart, Amazon etc are in the process under which these portals would like to sell their merchandise through IRCTC’s portal, it being one of the largest ecommerce sites in the entire Asia-Pacific region,” said Sandip Dutta, public relations manager at IRCTC.