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 […]

05oct_blog

The new rules of the old game: How Indian Kirana is changing to keep ahead of the times.

Indian retail is currently running at its highest speed. It is the largest among all industries accounting to 10 percent of the country’s GDP and employs around 8 percent of the workforce. The rapid digitisation, urbanisation and increase in disposable income have acted as a booster shot to Indian shopper’s appetite and avenues to spend.  The increase in the […]

28_sept_blog_01

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 […]

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 […]

20th march blog (1)

The Pay1 platform: Integrating diverse ecosystems

The power of a Retail-Tech platform is not only in upgrading its on-boarded retailers but also in connecting the products and services companies to their target market. This means integrating diverse ecosystems into its fold such that each can interact, inform and respond to their business and customer needs. The first ecosystem and the largest […]