12-oct-blog

The Future of Unorganised retail: The fusion of technology, offline retail, and buyer preference has given offline a comeback in a new avatar.

Could the wave of the future be a dig from the past? In the 1970’s and thereabouts, the delivery of grocery and other staples was a dominant part of the culture in countries like North America and Europe. In India, for example, the door to door delivery of milk, vegetables, and home-cooked meals has never […]

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Digital penetration vs. Digital payments

2016 saw the epilogue of higher denomination currency, our government’s decision of demonitisation changed the financial landscape of India.  That decision also led to the rise of digital payment systems and a cashless economy. Before talking about Digital payment system penetration, let’s talk about Internet penetration. Internet users in India have grown extensively in the last […]

blog 31st may

Abandon Migration- Embrace Villages

  “Give a man a fish; you feed him for a day; teach him how to fish, and he will be able to feed himself for the rest of his life.” An old Chinese cliché and like all clichés it speaks the tales of wisdom. More than two decades have passed since India has embarked […]

11th may

The thriving unorganised businesses seem disarrayed but are they really un-organised?

Enter any bazaar in our country the hustle and bustle, the loud noises of dukaandars shouting out prices of the products they sell. No place in the world will feel as alive as these bazaars, zeal through which our dukaandars sell the products is unmatched. It feels chaotic and lively at the same time, if we step back and […]

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Pay1: An engine to power (Aadhaar Enabled Payments)

The Aadhaar Enabled Payment System (AePS) is at the forefront of increasing financial inclusion in India, especially in the rural and semi-urban pockets. And Pay1 is gearing up to deploy these AePS machines as an ideal replacement to the usage of debit cards. Aadhaar enabled payment system (AePS) has been conceived by the nodal agency National Payment […]

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Pay1 – The Knock Of Opportunity

Every morning certain hours after first light, you will hear shutters of the shops opening with a roar along with a groan of some middle-aged men stretching their back after pushing up the metal gate. Soliciting our Indian deities for profits after, the dukandaar starts his day. A rustic fan swerving on its axis and the essence […]

27th march (1)

Here Is Why Digital Banking Will Take Over Conventional Banking By 2022.

From ‘Conventional Banking’ to ‘Convenient Banking’, India has come a long way when it comes to digitalisation. The aggressive measures that are taken by the government to promote ‘Digital India Movement’ is resulting in a revolution with a ripple effect, affecting almost every industry. Digital banking is one of the outcomes of such revolutionary step […]

23rd march

Distributor Journey – Gyaneshwar Prajapati

  Amongst all the disorganisation in the retail market, you will always find organised business model trying to manage the entire structure. This juxtaposing framework is what makes our Indian retail economy unique. The organised business model that manages the unorganised retail market is the retail distributors, they act as a sturdy link between the […]

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All that you wanted to know about Unified Payment Interface (UPI)

All that you wanted to know about Unified Payment Interface (UPI) In 2015 Government launched the ‘Unified Payment Interface’ (UPI) an instant payment system, to enable secure, real-time money transfers from one person to another, or to a company. UPI took off in a big way post demonetization, giving boost to Government’s drive for digital […]