7 Most Popular and Leading E-commerce Platforms in India
The Indian e-commerce industry is on the rise. In this busy world, people prefer online shopping because they are much convenient in ordering and the price of the products looks reasonable too. This has been the main reason for the success of the e-commerce industry; many platforms have shown extraordinary growth in a very short period.
So, how will you find out the best e-commerce companies in India? Well, Great product variety, sales, and best service make an e-commerce platform best not only in India but in the world. The following are some best online market place in India.
- Firstcry (Brainbees Solutions Pvt. Ltd)
Firstcry is a sub-brand of Brainbees Solutions and it was founded by Supam Maheshwari in 2010, its head office locates in Pune city, India. It sells a wide variety of baby products and has been a leader in the online market place of baby products.
It offers products for various age groups like books, clothes, toys, footwear, school products, birthday products, gifts items and also items for baby care like diapering, skincare, feeding and nursing, and other health products. They also sell maternity clothes for moms.
They also have many physical stores as well as warehouses across India.
- Flipkart (Flipkart Internet Pvt Ltd)
Flipkart is a well known online shopping platform in India. It was started by Sachin and Binny Bansal in 2007 in Bangaluru. This platform is famous for selling products in various categories like books, consumer electronics, home and furniture, baby products, kitchen goods, lifestyle products and many more.
Flipkart also owns a mobile payment app, Phonepe which is based on UPI. In 2018 Flipkart sold its 77% shares to the U.S based retail store’s chain Wallmart which valued around $20 billion
- Nykaa (FSN Ecommerce Ventures Pvt Ltd)
Founded by Falguni Nayar in the year 2012 since then Nykaa has emerged as a brand for women cosmetics products. This Mumbai based company is very popular for its wide variety and quality of the products among women. They also opened their first physical store at IGI (Indra Gandhi International) airport in 2015.
- Indiamart (IndiaMART InterMESH Ltd)
Indiamart comes under the company IndiaMART InterMESH Ltd. It was founded in 1996 by Dinesh and Brijesh Agrawal on a business to the business model, It’s headquarter is located in Noida.
They are an online business directory or channel that focuses on every type of business be it small or medium company, large or individual. Their main aim is to make business easy for everyone.
- Make My Trip (MakeMyTrip India Pvt. Ltd)
Make my trip (MMT) is one of the top online market places for booking flight tickets, holiday packages, and hotels around the world. It has a very strong and loyal audience online due to its satisfactory services.
Founded by Deep Kalra in the year 2000 this Indian travel organization is very popular among youth. They also work internationally as they also have their offices in Sydney and NY City.
Kunal Bahl and Rohit Bansal, two friends from Delhi founded Snapdeal in the year 2010. They started with the concept of offering daily deals but later expanded to become one of the best e-commerce platforms in India.
Snapdeal has over 3 lakh sellers across India and also has over 30 million products in 800+ categories from more than 1.25 lakh brands and retailers.
- Book my Show (Bigtree Entertainment Pvt. Ltd.)
Book my show is a sub-brand of Bigtree Entertainment, It allows customers to book tickets of any event, sports, concert or even movies from their devices from anywhere. It was founded in the year 1999 by Ashish Hemrajani, Parikshit Dar, and Rajesh Balpande in Mumbai, India.
Book my show has emerged to be the biggest event booking platform in recent years.