We were never in discussions for merger with BigBasket: Grofers

Online grocery firm Grofers has denied holding merger talks with larger rival BigBasket, saying “just one meeting about business” last year between the two had been blown out of proportion. Grofers founder and Chief Executive Alibinder Dhindsa said the company is focusing on growing its business as the online grocery segment is still at the nascent More...

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By Loknath Das On Saturday, November 18th, 2017
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Companies barely had to compete for half of the federal contracts awarded in Puerto Rico so far

Mario Tama/Getty Images Now that Puerto Rico is moving into recovery and rebuilding after the Hurricane Maria disaster, billions of dollars in federal disaster spending are flowing to the island. Estimatesput More...

By Loknath Das On Saturday, November 18th, 2017
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Media companies must think huge to survive, analyst says

In a world increasingly dominated by big tech companies, even household names in media have to fight to keep up. So, according to a media analyst, content producers and distributors must think huge to survive. As More...

By Loknath Das On Saturday, November 18th, 2017
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Buyers circle suddenly attractive U.S. media companies

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – All of a sudden, it seems, everybody wants to own a U.S. media company. In the last few weeks, several of the world’s biggest telecommunications and media companies have started circling More...

By Loknath Das On Tuesday, November 14th, 2017
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97% of Customers Read Online Reviews, Survey Says

Would you reconsider your attitude on consumer reviews if 97 percent of customers said they had read reviews for local businesses in 2017? Well, that is one of the findings of BrightLocal’s 2017 Local Consumer More...

By Loknath Das On Tuesday, November 14th, 2017
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Office of the Future: It’s Faster, Better, Smarter and Finally HERE!

Designed with small business owners and entrepreneurs in mind, Canon MAXIFY printers feature advanced inkjet technology to keep your business running smoothly. No matter the demand, the extensive line of small More...

By Loknath Das On Tuesday, November 14th, 2017
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What is Google Jamboard, and Will it Help Your Small Business?

Small businesses sometimes need to brainstorm on a whiteboard. But, whiteboard brainstorming meetings don’t really work when you have remote colleagues. To overcome this and other challenges, Google (NASDAQ:GOOGL) More...

By Loknath Das On Tuesday, November 7th, 2017
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Tech Alliance Provides Obamacare Open Enrollment Assistance to Freelancers

Open enrollment for individuals to find new health insurance plans under Obamacare started on November 1, meaning that it’s now the time for freelancers to find their health insurance plans for the new year. Unlike More...

By Loknath Das On Monday, November 6th, 2017
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Everstone Group agrees to buy Kenstar from Videocon arm

Kenstar is a market leading brand of air coolers, with No.1 or strong No. 2 positions in most regions in India and a national No.2 share. Mumbai: Home-grown private equity firm Everstone Group on Monday said More...

By Loknath Das On Monday, November 6th, 2017
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Paradise Papers: EU to discuss blacklist of tax havens

At the moment, each EU country has its own list of jurisdictions that are seen as less cooperative on tax matters. Photo: Bloomberg Brussels: European Union (EU) finance ministers will on Tuesday discuss setting More...