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Festive sale: Amazon, Flipkart and Snapdeal add Rs 22,000 crore to cart

RedSeer said the first few days of this year's online sale season saw a more explosive start compared to the last year- and is on track to meet its forecast of $4 billion by end of the event

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Akshay Mathur  |  Mumbai 

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Akshay Mathur

E-commerce giants Amazon, Flipkart, and Snapdeal have witnessed blockbuster festive season sales. The pandemic accelerated the shift to e-commerce, with an increasing number of consumers shopping online at a higher frequency.

The online festive sales received a strong response from October 15-19. New estimates by RedSeer Consulting on Wednesday showed that $3.1 billion (Rs 22,000 crore) of goods were sold from brands and sellers in the first 4.5 days of the event. This means 77 per cent of RedSeer’s projected online sales were ...

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First Published: Thu, October 22 2020. 13:11 IST