wordpress blog stats
Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Snapdeal launches ecommerce zone, tech lab at Dharamshala

Online marketplace giant Snapdeal has launched a special ecommerce zone at Dharamshala, in a partnership with the Himachal Pradesh government to enable small and medium sized business to go digital. Through this initiative, Snapdeal claims that it will create employment and entrepreneurship opportunities for Dharamshala residents. The Himachal Pradesh government stated that they will likely replicate this business model across other regions in Himachal Pradesh; probably based on how Snapdeal’s initiative performs in Dharamshala. These are the activities Snapdeal has initiated for Dharamshala: - Snapdeal Dharmashala Store: Snapdeal is curating a store which will include Tankha paintings, Kangra arts and handicrafts from Buddhist traditions along with organic products - Training workshop and pick up facilities: Snapdeal will conduct workshops on e-selling processes for local artisans, manufacturers and sellers to sell locally and nationally. The platform claims that it has set up a pick up facility for transporting above products. - Outsourcing IT services: Snapdeal will outsource a part of its image tagging process to Dharamshala based ITES start-up Development Logics - Local start ups partnerships: Snapdeal has tied up with Dharamshala based local IT start-up Gai Technologies to co-habitate its employees - Snapdeal Technology Lab: Snapdeal is setting up a technology lab at Dayananda Model Senior Secondary School where it will set up a lab with computers, robotic kits and tech-enabled toys by Snapdeal to promote an interest in science and technology Currently, Snapdeal claims to have over 12 million products across 500 categories national and international retailers. It also claims…

Please subscribe/login to read the full story.
Written By

I'm a MediaNama alumna from 2015-16 (remember TinyOwl?) now back to cover e-services like food and grocery delivery, app based transport and policies, platforms and media in India.

MediaNama’s mission is to help build a digital ecosystem which is open, fair, global and competitive.

Views

News

India's smartphone operating system BharOS has received much buzz in the media lately, but does it really merit this attention?

News

After using the Mapples app as his default navigation app for a week, Sarvesh draws a comparison between Google Maps and Mapples

News

In the case of the ‘deemed consent' provision in the draft data protection law, brevity comes at the cost of clarity and user protection

News

The regulatory ambivalence around an instrument so essential to facilitate data exchange – the CM framework – is disconcerting for several reasons.

News

The provisions around grievance redressal in the Data Protection Bill "stands to be dangerously sparse and nugatory on various counts."

You May Also Like

News

Google has released a Google Travel Trends Report which states that branded budget hotel search queries grew 179% year over year (YOY) in India, in...

Advert

135 job openings in over 60 companies are listed at our free Digital and Mobile Job Board: If you’re looking for a job, or...

News

By Aroon Deep and Aditya Chunduru You’re reading it here first: Twitter has complied with government requests to censor 52 tweets that mostly criticised...

News

Rajesh Kumar* doesn’t have many enemies in life. But, Uber, for which he drives a cab everyday, is starting to look like one, he...

MediaNama is the premier source of information and analysis on Technology Policy in India. More about MediaNama, and contact information, here.

© 2008-2021 Mixed Bag Media Pvt. Ltd. Developed By PixelVJ

Subscribe to our daily newsletter
Name:*
Your email address:*
*
Please enter all required fields Click to hide
Correct invalid entries Click to hide

© 2008-2021 Mixed Bag Media Pvt. Ltd. Developed By PixelVJ