Tag: Digital Kirana

Will Khatabook be India’s Digital Bahi khata?

Khatabook business model

Will Khatabook be India’s Google or Whatsapp moment? Local Kirana stores (also termed as Mom and Pop Stores) in India are witnessing a major shift in the trade. Digitization wave has reached these Kirana stores too, and Digital Kirana is becoming the next big thing. One of the common problems faced by these Kirana stores …

Start-up innovation in Digital Kirana

How Local innovation is fueling India's storefront

How local innovation is fueling Indian storefronts. Digital Kirana is the buzzword in the Indian retail segment. Languishing storefronts could see a strong disruption coming with the aid of technology. In the previous article, we saw how mega-companies like Reliance, Amazon, and Metro have started to make in-roads in this segment. These companies have forayed …

Giant push for Digital Kirana – The big players

How Amazon, Metro and Jio plan to change the retail landscape in India

In the recently concluded AGM of India’s largest company Reliance Industries Limited, major announcements were made. One of the highlights of this most viewed corporate event was to digitize the local storefronts in India. Launch of Reliance Digital Kirana initiative could lead to re-birth of otherwise disregarded Kirana stores. Let’s look at how Kirana store’s …