As the initial euphoria of the Walmart-Flipkart announcement settles down, it’s time to start making Flipkart a better and stronger company for shareholders and consumers. India is a complicated market, and acquisitions here are always challenging. Walmart’s next steps will be critical as it looks to create a blueprint for success in India.
This is now the fourth year I’m writing my predictions for Tech in Asia. I’m more excited about this coming year than I’ve been about any of the last few years has tech is finally reached a tipping point.
As tech flattens the world, brands have the ability to directly connect with consumers. Born on the internet and made big by digitally native millennials, these brands challenge big industry business models across the world.