Impact of e-tailing on brick and mortar retail in India

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Rapid proliferation of high-speed Internet and Internet-enabled smart devices has contributed to the expansion of online retail in India at more than 40 percent growth in FY 2013-14. In contrast, organised retail grew just 10-12 percent in the same period, while brick and mortar retail, as a whole, grew 6-7 percent. Capital value and retail rentals remained ¬at in India’s top seven cities in FY 13-14. Overall absorption declined and only 1.6 million sq ft of retail space was absorbed in India in 2014, down from 5.1 million sq ft in 2013. The entry of a number of high pro le participants into the online retail  eld recently, along with an in¬ux of private equity funds and investment from foreign venture capitalists, has resulted in a huge boost in funding that translated to tremendous sales growth in e-tail.

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