Swiggy launches digital wallet ‘Swiggy Money’ in partnership with ICICI Bank

Bengaluru-based foodtech unicorn Swiggy on Tuesday announced the launch of its own digital wallet ‘Swiggy Money’ to enable a ‘single-click checkout experience’ on its platform.  According to a statement release by the company, the full-fledged digital wallet in partnership with ICICI Bank will enable Swiggy customers to store money and be used for all food orders on Swiggy. If the Swiggy customer happens to be an existing ICICI Bank customer, he/she can instantly start using the wallet, the statement added. Non-ICICI Bank customers can also start using this immediately by providing details of a government ID to ICICI Bank.  Image Source: Shutterstock Also ReadCoronavirus: Swiggy expands groceries and daily essentials delivery services to 125 cities   With ‘Swiggy Money’, users …

Walmart Goes Woke: Pulls ‘All Lives Matter’ Gear Offline To Focus On ‘Racial Inequity’

Walmart announced this week that it would pull “All Lives Matter” gear off of its website in an effort to promote the “reality of racial inequity.” “Walmart will stop the sale of ‘All Lives Matter’ merchandise on its website, noting that it is putting its emphasis on black people and other people of color whose lives are being ‘impacted by ongoing racial injustice,’ USA Today reported. “The nation’s largest retailer is removing the items which are sold by third-party sellers ‘indefinitely,’ after hearing from some employees and customers who were concerned about the meaning behind the merchandise.” Walmart said in a statement: We fundamentally believe all lives do matter and every individual deserves respect. However, as we listened, we came …

After almost 45 days of no business, the demand curve has seen a steep rise for this online seller on Flipkart

On March 24, when the nation-wide lockdown came into effect, Raghav Mathur’s online business came to a standstill. As an online business retailing gaming products on Flipkart, he knew he could do nothing else but wait. “Our biggest challenge as a business was to liquidate the inventory that we had stocked up,” shares Raghav. Steep rise in demand post lockdown Today, three months later, his business has nearly doubled, as compared to what he was doing in the months prior to the pandemic. “We used to sell products worth Rs 18-20 lakhs a month. However, the numbers doubled in May. We sold products worth Rs 40 lakhs. This was also possible because in addition to the gaming products, we listed …

Beyoncé To Release New Visual Album Black Is King On Disney Plus Next Month!

Beyoncé is coming to Disney Plus! On Saturday night, the iconic Houston-born singer and performer announced a new visual album called Black Is King. The work will stream on Disney Plus with a global premiere beginning on July 31, 2020 — just after the one-year anniversary of the theatrical release of The Lion King, for which Queen Bey infamously lent her voice for the character of Nala. Related: Queen Bey Helps Celebrate The Class Of 2020 On YouTube! A one-minute teaser trailer for Black Is King first appeared on Beyoncé’s official website on Saturday night, and fans immediately took notice and spread the news around like wildfire on into Sunday morning. The performer’s production company, Parkwood Entertainment, later published a joint statement with Disney about …