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Pre-orders for Kareena-inspired ‘Heroine’ collection


September 21st, 2012 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Bollywood continues to inspire fashion among youngsters, and if you're one among those who fancies Kareena Kapoor's outfits from "Heroine", here's your chance to grab ... Read more...

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China’s online retailers declare cut-throat price war


August 16th, 2012 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 16 (IANS) Chinese retail giants have started offering massive discounts to jostle for a bigger share in the e-commerce market, in the sector's latest cut-throat battle for buyers ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Glowing times for online jewellery retailers


April 6th, 2012 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 6 (IANS) There was a time when gold jewellery or diamonds and other precious stones were only bought from the trusted family jeweller. Now the trend is ... Read more...

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Online orders surge after China spring holidays


February 4th, 2012 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 4 (IANS) Online retailers were overwhelmed by a flood of orders in the week following the spring holidays in China, a media report said Saturday.They were mainly those ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Australia’s bookshops to close down in five years?


June 15th, 2011 - 11:52 am ICT by IANS
Sydney, June 15 (IANS) Online shopping will lead to closure of most bookshops in Australia in the next five years, according to the federal business minister.Federal Small Business Minister Nick ... Read more...

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Social media has no influence on online purchasing


May 1st, 2011 - 4:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 01 (ANI): Social media has almost no influence on online purchasing behaviour, a new study has indicated.The report, a collaboration between Forrester Research and GSI Commerce, analyzed data captured ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Specialised online stores hottest e-commerce start-ups: Survey


January 30th, 2011 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 30 (IANS) They are a constant feature of internet surfing - online retailers offering cash on delivery facility, option of creating your own T-shirts and other services. In fact, ... Read more...

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Amazon patents procedure that will allow recipients to avoid unwanted gifts


December 28th, 2010 - 6:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 28 (ANI): Online retailer Amazon.com has come up with a procedure, which will allow recipients to avoid undesirable gifts and save millions of dollars spent on repacking, labelling and shipping. ... Read more...

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US Homeland Security shuts down websites trafficking counterfeit goods


December 21st, 2010 - 7:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 21(ANI): U.S. Department of Homeland Security has shut down over 80 websites, which it alleges have been trafficking in counterfeit goods.Attorney General Eric Holder said that the bogus merchandise, including ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Free Shipping Day Garners Shop Hoppers Attention


December 17th, 2010 - 8:19 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Package shippers like those of UPS and FedEx are at the end of their busiest week. This is a sign that the financial system is liquefying ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Google to launch its Google Editions e-reader service in US this year


December 5th, 2010 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 5 (ANI): The launch of Google Editions, the search giant's foray into the world of e-book retailing, is expected to take place in the United States by the end of ... Read more...

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‘Autobiography of Mark Twain’ a big hit across US


November 20th, 2010 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov 20 (ANI): Late American author Mark Twain's autobiography is a big hit across the country, landing on best-seller lists and going back to press six times, for a total ... Read more...

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NYT to Start e-book Best Seller List


November 12th, 2010 - 1:47 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Nov 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The New York Times has announced on Wednesday that in acknowledgement of the huge growing sales of e-books and such, they are going to begin publication of a ... Read more...

Posted in Books, World News |

Online Diwali shopping is booming


November 3rd, 2010 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 3 (IANS) A growing number of shoppers prefer to shop online during Diwali season, a survey conducted by the Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (ASSOCHAM) said ... Read more...

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On Facebook, the more apps you add ‘the more popular you are’


October 12th, 2010 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 12 (ANI): An Oxford University-led research has found that users calculate their popularity quotient based on how many Facebook applications they add onto their profile.The researchers found people display ... Read more...

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Lady Gaga helps increase download sales in UK


April 27th, 2010 - 6:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 27 (ANI): American singer Lady Gaga has helped increase download sales in the UK by more than 50 percent, according to new figures.According to the music industry body the BPI, ... Read more...

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Lady Gaga helps increase download sales in UK by more than half


April 27th, 2010 - 3:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 27 (ANI): American singer Lady Gaga has helped download sales in the UK shoot up by more than 50 percent, according to new figures.According to the music industry body of ... Read more...

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Susan Boyle’s latest album set to smash sales record


April 19th, 2010 - 6:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 19 (ANI): Scottish singing sensation Susan Boyle's latest album is set to beat her own record of pre-orders.The 49-year-old from Blackburn, West Lothian, has yet to set foot in the ... Read more...

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After Christmas Sale Brings Cheers For The Consumers


December 27th, 2009 - 8:12 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec.27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Even after the frenzy over Christmas is over, it seems that the shoppers have reasons to rejoice. Some of the biggest online retailers are still offering lucrative ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

DDos Attack On UltraDNS Brings Amazon On Its Knees


December 24th, 2009 - 7:03 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec.24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Christmas is a time the shoppers and retailers look forward to. A lot of people who do not have time to go shop hopping and they ... Read more...

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‘Modern Warfare 2′ Price Hiked As Stocks Run Out


November 14th, 2009 - 7:42 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nov.14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The much anticipated 'Call of duty: Modern Warfare 2' had led to an extensive struggle between the supermarket dealers and the online retailers as an increasing number ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Cyber Monday is on November 30 2009


October 13th, 2009 - 10:33 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Oct 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The phrase Cyber Monday refers to the Monday, which immediately follows the Black Friday. The Black Friday is actually the ceremonial kick-off of the holiday online shopping ... Read more...

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A mere touch of an object can make you buy it


April 1st, 2009 - 12:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 1 (ANI): Want to avoid making unnecessary purchases? Well, then keep your hands off the object, for a new study has shown that merely touching an item increases the feelings ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Shopping online is 24 times more eco-friendly than taking a car to market


March 17th, 2009 - 5:36 pm ICT by ANI
Edinburgh, March 17 (ANI): A new study has suggested that online shopping for books, clothes, CDs and DVDs is 24 times greener than taking the car to the shops and seven ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Currentcodes.com offers smart shopper solutions


June 6th, 2008 - 12:10 am ICT by David M N James
Web sites currentcodes.com is offering easy and fast solutions to smart shoppers. Current.com is listing discount codes for a number of online retailers from Amazon to Zappos. This makes getting printable coupons ... Read more...

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Attention Shoppers: Here’s Cyber Monday


November 27th, 2007 - 2:03 am ICT by admin
Black Friday shoppers, meet Cyber Monday. The first Monday after Thanksgiving has now become a day when many online retailers offer sales comparable to their brick-and-mortar counterparts.According to Shop.org, a trade group ... Read more...

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