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Hindu Launches Shopping Web Site

The Hindu is finally joining some of its media peers in the shopping business. The newspaper company launched shopping website, its shopping Web site powered by Indiaplaza.in. Items on the site include books, music, movies, mobile phones, gadgets, kitchen applications, handicrafts. [via exchange4media] However, shopping is restricted to India-based buyers as the Web site does not deliver overseas. Unlike Rediff, Hindu’s online store does not seem to have the cash on delivery option and payments are largely to be made via credit cards.

2 Responses to “Hindu Launches Shopping Web Site”

  1. Not sure how much business it can generate out of this shopping site which is powered by Indiaplaza.in. It must be a revenue sharing deal but no major revenue comes through shopping tie-ups as the publisher share is very less.

    FYI Rediff has tied-up with Indian Express for shopping.