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Amazon becomes first foreign ecommerce firm to enter food retail venture in India

Amazon becomes first foreign ecommerce firm to enter food retail venture in India

Amazon has rolled out its own food retailing business in India with a pilot in Pune, becoming the first foreign ecommerce firm to stock and sell food items directly to consumers. “Amazon is now a vendor on and is currently operating in Pune,” said a person familiar with the....more

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