There was a time when eCommerce business was on the peek in the list of trends. With the time, a huge number of online shops started their journey of selling on internet. Due to trust issues, Indian audience used to stay away from buying online.
But time has changed now. Online shopping sites are claiming to make huge turn-overs that outrank that of retail stores during the sale periods.
While every retail store has a plan to go online, it is not easier to trust every shopping site that is selling online. However, I am bringing up a list for you of the most trusted, used and loved eCommerce/ online shopping websites in India.
List of top eCommerce sites
Amazon now has strengthen its roots in india with its over the top products also. However, the primary business model has been online shopping.
Amazon basically is a platform for vendors to show off their products to the customers and sell it through the same.
No doubt, India has a huge customer base which includes low income level people to capitalists. Amazon has evolved as an eCommerce site for everyone.
Again, flipkart is not something that you can ignore. Indian customers tend to buy their favorite gadget, fashion trends, accessories and lot more at Flipkart only.
The most awesome part of Flipkart is their regular promotions they host on their shopping site like the LapitUp sale, Back to School promotions, Festival sales and Big shopping days.
It basically is an eCommerce platform and has its hands in the same thing only.
A platform started as an online wallet application became one of the top eCommerce business in the country in no time. Trust me it was really quick.
Now you can not only buy stationary items but also can book flight/train/bus tickets from their website. It is such a huge and multi-featured eCommerce site.
Snapdeal again is one of the top online shopping sites that is highly popular among Indian customers. The key feature that the customers have identified in this shopping site is the low prices. You will find the lowest price for most electronic products.
There was a time when snapchat was being uninstalled by indian users due to some social media controversies. That time, Snapdeal got affected badly just because its name sounds similar to snapchat. Indian customers 😛 are crazy.
Jabong has a huge market share in online market of apparel, clothing, shoes and accessories. You can also buy home-decor items and furniture on Jabong.
All the products listed on Jabong are from well-known brands like adidas, Nike and US Polo.
In fewer words, You can say Myntra sells fashion trends and home decor products and accessories. One can buy the most fashionable and stylish products on Myntra and that too at a very competitive price.
Raymond, Marks & Spencer, Nayo and Reebok are there to name a few top brands. This online shopping website one of the few eCommerce stores that offers fashion for kinds along with men and women.
I know infibeam as one stop destination to buy exclusive collection of clothing, home-decor products and electronic items. But you can also buy products from different categories such as fashion, baby care, automobile accessories and books.
Shopclues is yet another online shop that deals in fashion, electronics and accessories. It again is a multivendor platform where vendors can register and start selling online. On the other hand, customers can buy products at the cheapest and most affordable price.
Of course, it is an online shopping website of products for kids and babies. Now the basic concept of the website is to make baby and kids products available online so that you’re already prepared before your baby cry the first time for anything.
Voonik again is an online fashion shop for both men and women. Voonik was founded back in 2013 and now has roots spread deep inside the Indian eCommerce industry. Voonik has its headquarters in Bengaluru and has got subsidiary companies also. Trialkart and Zohraa are there to name a few of Voonik’s subsidiaries.
Lenskart is a giant shopping website and retail stores chain in India selling contact lenses, glasses and spectacles. The lucrative offers and quality products is the USP while unique and advanced features of their website/app make it stand out in the online shopping industry of eye care.
Bigbasket, an online grocery shopping site is a venture of Innovative Retail Concepts Private Limited. The unique business concept of bigbasket is to offer you fresh fruits, vegetables, grocery etc delivered at your doorstep at your fingertips.
Smartshoppers is such a heaven for a technology freak or a photographer/videographer. The website deals in selling of DSLR Cameras and its accessories along with utilities for photography and videography. These utilities include tripods and sound recorders also.
Flash lights, batteries for the DSLR, memory cards and everything you need to click the awesomeness is there in smartshoppers.
Ajio stands as one of the top online shopping sites in India for fashion. A huge list of brands and products is their USP which includes top foreign brands as well.
Ajio is a subsidiary of the well-known company Reliance Industries Limited under Reliance Retail. Reliance trends, Jio and Lyf are also the part of the same group.
I know Tatacliq as a reliable online shop especially for electronic products. The products are available for a very competitive price and the quality is not compromised. Tatacliq offers a huge range of electronic products exclusively which is why the prices are so cheap and tempting. Tatacliq is a part of Tata Group which again is not a small name in the world.
Forever21 has an Indian version of website and domain which makes it one of the top online shopping sites in India. The exclusive collection of Kendall and Kylie is their highlighted and key product base. However, there is a huge collection of fashion only and this collection is not costly though.
With headquarters in Los Angeles, USA, Forever21 recorded $4 billion of revenue in 2016. With a workforce of around 30k employees, they serve you with the best in fashion trends.
Pepperfry is basically a niche shopping website and offers exclusive collection of home-decor and furniture products. From cupboards to beds, study tables to chair. The website is pure luxury furniture store to start decorating your home/bedroom with the elegant furniture.
Unbanladder again is a furniture shopping website. However, the price is affordable, competitive and very reasonable. On the other hand, the quality of products is up to the mark. Urbanladder is purely a one-stop destination for quality furniture that is delivered at your door step.
A lady on a meternity leave, Suchi Mukherjee, founded Limeroad with an amazing business concept. The website has two major sections, Fashion for men and fashion for women.
In the women’s shopping section, there is a unique feature to create your look on a virtual scrapebook and share it further with the world. So, you can call it a social shopping website where one can easily show off what they buy and earn from it as well. Isn’t it cool?
Koovs customers are in a different league because Koovs offers them a huge list of categories to buy fashion products. The global brands delivered at your doorstep – that’s the concept of their business and is the unique feature they offer.
They also offer you an ultimate collection of fashion that celebrities appear in. Koovs opens door to the Bollywood fashion for you to flaunt in style.
Bewakoof started as an online shopping site for modern printed tshirts. These tshirts have trending slangs, quotes and graphics printed on them. They got picked up by Indian audience and became a great hit in the online market of tshirts and fashion.
FBB stands for Fashion and BigBazaar and you know BigBazaar already. While you can find a BigBazaar store in almost every big shopping mall, FBBonline.in enables you to buy the fashion products right from your bedroom/study-room online tasting your favorite drink
Shein is a trusted clothing brand over the globe. They have enabled their users to buy their amazing range of products online with their website.
The unique thing they do is the free trial center where the customer has to participate to get a chance to try an outfit for free. If you are an influencer/ fashion blogger with a sound fan following, you can also apply for the fashion blogger program at Shein’s website and avail clothing for free.
Vistaprint is a popular online custom printing store where you can not only get the custom printed tshirts but also custom stationary and clothing at your fingertips. Basically, they help you in custom branding for your business.
Above list of the top online shopping site is there for you to have inspiration for your eCommerce startup. You can choose one of the fastest eCommerce themes and start your own shopping website also.