Snapdeal, Flipkart target express delivery

Arch rivals plan to launch 3-4 hours delivery mechanism to corner market share

E-commerce majors Flipkart and Snapdeal are all set to battle it over 'express delivery', which is widely considered to play a key differentiator in the crowded online retail space going forward. The service, which is likely to come at a cost, will aid these players in capturing a higher market share as well as moving up the value chain. On Tuesday, New Delhi-based Snapdeal’s co –founder Rohit Bansal said the company will launch four hours delivery very soon, possibly in the next few months. Flipkart is also reportedly working on creating a mechanism for delivering ...