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After Walmart-Flipkart deal, Amazon scouts for offline ally

While the talks are still at a preliminary stage, sources said major retail players had held discussions with Amazon.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 16th, 2018

Amazon may buy 10% in Future Retail for $600 mn, expand offline retail biz

The move comes days after Walmart acquired a majority stake for $16 billion home-grown e-commerce firm Flipkart at a valuation of around $20 billion......»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 22nd, 2018

For Amazon, deal with Flipkart was a non-starter, and how

Amazon India head Amit Agarwal even gave interviews when the Walmart-Flipkart talks were at their peak, saying the deal would be good for e-commerce and called the Bansals 'missionary entrepreneurs'.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 20th, 2018

The Ratings Game: Amazon’s market share in India has grown in recent years as Walmart’s Flipkart has fallen

Amazon had gained a greater market share foothold in India as Flipkart, which sealed a $16 billion deal with Walmart, has seen its share decline.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 11th, 2018

Walmart to pay $16 billion for control of India"s Flipkart, shares slide

NEW YORK/MUMBAI (Reuters) - Walmart Inc said on Wednesday it will pay $16 billion for a roughly 77 percent stake in Indian e-commerce firm Flipkart, the U.S. retailer's largest-ever deal as it competes with Amazon.com Inc in an important growth market......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 9th, 2018

Walmart to buy controlling stake in India"s Flipkart

Walmart has agreed to pay $16 billion for a roughly 77 percent stake in Indian online marketplace Flipkart, the U.S. retailer's largest deal as it opens up another front to battle rival Amazon in one of the world's fledgling e-commerce markets......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 9th, 2018

Walmart to buy controlling stake in India"s Flipkart for $16 bln

MUMBAI/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Walmart Inc will pay $16 billion for a roughly 77 percent stake in Indian e-commerce firm Flipkart, the U.S. retailer's largest-ever deal, in an attempt to compete with rival Amazon.com Inc in a key growth market......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 9th, 2018

Walmart outbids Amazon with Flipkart deal as online retail rivalry extends to India

Walmart is seizing control of the largest e-commerce company in India as the big-box chain's war with.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMay 9th, 2018

Flipkart-Walmart deal: Union of e-commerce giants unlikely to deter Bezos

As early as July 2015, Jeff Bezos, CEO of Amazon, had said that he would even sink $40 billion into winning in India.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 9th, 2018

Walmart-Flipkart deal: We are open to a strategic alliance, says Biyani

All over the world offline and online retail is now converging, says CEO Future Group.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 9th, 2018

With Walmart deal in the bag, Flipkart may now build a $1 bn M&A war chest

According to analysts, after the merger there will be consolidation in the services sector and companies are either going to align with Amazon, Flipkart or Paytm.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 7th, 2018

Walmart deal in the bag, Flipkart may now build a $1 bn M&A warchest

According to analysts, after the merger there will be consolidation in the services sector and companies are either going to align with Amazon, Flipkart or Paytm.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 7th, 2018

Walmart Takes on Amazon With $15 Billion Bid for Stake in India"s Flipkart

Walmart is near a deal to invest around $15 billion for a roughly 75% stake in Flipkart Group, India’s largest e-commerce company, taking its battle with Amazon to India......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMay 4th, 2018

Walmart Seeking $15 Billion Stake in Indian E-Commerce Giant Flipkart

Walmart is near a deal to invest around $15 billion for a roughly 75% stake in Flipkart Group, India’s largest e-commerce company, taking its battle with Amazon to India......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMay 4th, 2018

Amazon makes bid to spoil Walmart-Flipkart deal: report

BENGALURU/MUMBAI (Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc has made a formal offer to buy 60 percent of Flipkart, CNBC-TV18 reported on Wednesday, potentially complicating Walmart Inc's bid for majority ownership of the Indian online retailer......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 2nd, 2018

SoftBank wants Flipkart to Delay Walmart Deal and Wait for Amazon Offer

SoftBank wants Flipkart to Delay Walmart Deal and Wait for Amazon Offer.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaApr 27th, 2018

Walmart close to $12 billion deal for India"s Flipkart after earlier Amazon chatter: Bloomberg

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Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 23rd, 2018

Walmart may close Flipkart deal next month

Amazon, Walmart have been in an intense competition to buy India’s largest e-commerce company.....»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 23rd, 2018

What the Flipkart Deal Means to Walmart and Amazon

Although nothing has be.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytApr 16th, 2018

Why Amazon Needs To Stay Away From A Flipkart-Walmart Deal

Why Amazon Needs To Stay Away From A Flipkart-Walmart Deal.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaApr 12th, 2018

Flipkart said to be leaning towards selling stake to Walmart over Amazon

If completed, the deal would give Walmart a major stake in an emerging market of 1.3 billion people.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 11th, 2018