Best Indian Online Shopping Websites - Top 10 Online Shopping Sites in India WeeksUpdate.com
Online shopping provides several advantages like 24 hours shopping, which requires less travel, rich product availability and specifications etc. Almost all online shopping sites now offer items in discounted price and free shipping for selected items thereby attracting the net savvy customers to have a try. Unlike conventional shopping the consumer can get a detailed account of the specifications of the commodity through the website.
Online shopping has its drawbacks too, we cannot touch and feel the item, delay in shipping, risk of loosing your money etc are a few.
Ebay and Amazon are the market leaders in online shopping in the world. However local counterparts are more popular in India. Here is a list of popular websites offering online shopping in India. (Read more articles like this at http://www.weeksupdate.com/ )
Home Shop 18
HomeShop18 is a venture of theNetwork18 Group, India's fastest growing media and entertainment Group. Network18 operates India’s leading business news television channels - CNBC TV18 and CNBC Awaaz. HomeShop18 has also launched India’s first 24 hour Home Shopping TV channel. The company has its headquarters in Noida, UP. The website has received the 'Best shopping site" award from PC World Magazine in 2008. http://www.homeshop18.com/
Indiaplaza, with operations in Bangalore, Chennai and Austin is now the world's largest India-centric e-commerce company with over one million online transacting customers globally. It offers a catalogue of over 3.5 million items for sale and also has in-house control of web technologies, warehousing and logistics; supported by a 24-hour Customer Service Centre in Bangalore. Indiaplaza offers support to shopping gateways of Sify, Manorama etc. http://www.indiaplaza.in/
eBay.in is the Indian version of the popular online shopping portal eBay.com - world's online marketplace. Ebay has a diverse and passionate community of individuals and small businesses. Ebay offers used and fresh items with a wide network of international shipping. http://www.ebay.in/ (Read more articles like this at www.weeksupdate.com )
Launched in January 2008, Naaptol has grown to become India's leading comparison based social shopping portal, the one-stop destination for all shoppers, merchants and market enthusiasts. http://www.naaptol.com/
FutureBazaar.com is owned and operated by Future Bazaar India Ltd. (FBIL), the people behind Pantaloon Retails, Bigbazaar shopping mall. FBIL is the e-commerce arm of the Future Group. The company was incorporated in 2006 and began business in 2007. Future Bazaar has its office and customer care (24 X 7) at Mumbai. http://www.futurebazaar.com/
Indiatimes shopping has the widest range of consumer electronic items at lowest prices. The portal is supported by the Times of India group and offers support mostly in the north western part of India. http://www.shopping.indiatimes.com/
Rediff shopping is the online shopping division of India's leading news and entertainment portal Rediff. http://www.shopping.rediff.com/
Indiavarta.com is the online shopping website of Express Network Private Limited which published the popular english newspaper The New Indian Express. The group is based on Chennai, Tamil Nadu and has delivery locations mostly in South India. http://www.indiavarta.com/
Infibeam is a new online shopping portal based on Ahmedabad. Gujarat. Infibeam.com offers same day delivery option, physical inspection and test drive for cars and bikes before you pay, as well as home delivery. http://www.infibeam.com/ (Read more articles like this at www.weeksupdate.com )
Retailsdirect claims to be India's first online interactive store buys products of topmost brands straight from the manufacturers themselves. The website offers reward points, group bargains, blog, forum, video chat etc. http://www.retailsdirect.com/
(The websites are placed in random style not based on any rankings)
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