Amazon has acquired the Indian all-in-one app Tapzo which groups together third party app services with a similar model to the Chinese giant WeChat, an approach that rival Flipkart has been following for a long time.
The recently launched Indian sportswear brand D:FY has partnered with Amazon India to retail its products exclusively online on the platform and has brought in Hardik Pandya and Nidhhi Agerwal as brand ambassadors.
A rapid depreciation of emerging market currencies, including the Indian rupee and the Indonesian rupiah, will affect Bangladesh’s competitiveness in garments exports to the United States and the European Union.
The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT), a body representing Indian traders, has said that it will intensify its opposition to the Walmart-Flipkart deal with a series of protests from September 15.
New York Fashion Week opened with a bang with a masterclass from Tom Ford, A-list models oozing subdued sophistication in neutral palettes with Tom Hanks and break-out rom-com star Henry Golding front row.
India launched the GST just over a year ago aiming to unify the sprawling economy, but critics say its complexities have driven many small enterprises out of business and forced hundreds of thousands out of jobs.
Fashion search platform Lyst has released a forecast listing 12 trends predicted to shine through during fashion month, with Dior Saddle bags set up for a strong season, along with throwback jewelry and vivid colors.