The CEO who helped deliver the Flipkart-Walmart deal

Experts say Kalyan Krishnamurthy relentless focus, his aggressive execution changed Flipkart’s fortunes. He brought the edge that Flipkart was missing.

Bangalore: The outlook for Indian online retailer Flipkart was decidedly gloomy when Kalyan Krishnamurthy became chief executive officer in January 2017. The startup’s valuation was dropping, fundraising was more difficult and Amazon.com Inc. was pledging $5 billion-plus to siphon away customers. So the 46-year-old former hedge-fund manager took some risks. He fired senior managers, set more-aggressive sales targets, boosted spending on promotions and promised to dominate India’s festival-season shopping. His strategy worked, and now comes the return on those risks –- a $16 billion initial investment from Walmart Inc. in Flipkart…

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How Two NIFT Students 21-year-olds made Rs 20 crore in 2 years By Selling T-Shirts

Young Trendz

Praween KR (from Bihar) and Sindhuja K (from Hyderabad) were students when the entrepreneurial bug bit. In their seventh semester of the knitwear design bachelor’s course at National Institute of Fashion Technology, Chennai, the duo decided that they wanted to do something of their own, on their own. It was 2015, and e-commerce was making a lot of noise. The duo decided to go with the flow; they started their own online clothing brand, Young Trendz, in September with an investment of Rs 10 lakh. In two months, they had…

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This September, festivals are lining up one after another and certainly, e-commerce sites will be thriving all of their efforts to put customers in a spell of offers and discounts. On this bewilderment, we ‘Oneindia Coupons’ bound ourselves to make your day effortlessly brilliant, as we bring forward ‘the best offer’ to quicken the dispute of searching and more. The offers below are something full of urgent haste, grab them before they last. Onam, Navaratri Festival Specials: Upto 50% Off* at Amazon On Electronics, Home Appliances & Sarees Amazon introduced…

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10 secrets behind the stunning success of D-Mart’s Radhakishan Damani

success story of radhakishan damani founder of dmart

NEW DELHI: Radhakishan Damani, the 61-year-old founder and promoter of retail chain D-Mart, was an amazing financial specialist and share merchant before he turned into a legendery business visionary. The dazzling accomplishment of D-Mart is attributed completely to Damani. General society offer of D-Mart’s holding organization Avenue Supermarts today made a terrific presentation on BSE, as its shares got recorded at a 102.14 for every penny premium. D-Mart is esteemed at Rs 39,400 crore, more than the joined market capitalisation of its two greatest adversaries Future Retail BSE – 2.35…

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