Whats the buzz about: Google has launched its second ‘Great Online Shopping Festival’ (GOSF), an online shopping festival which brings some of the biggest e-commerce players in India. Starting today the fest will last for three days (11th Dec 2013 – 13th Dec 2013).
Whats in it for us: GOSF will see participation from over 200 companies like e-commerce websites, travel sites, auto companies, telecom companies, fashion apparels, well-being companies etc. This year interestingly they also have some banking and financial companies like icici and hdfc which will offer discounts on their products. Buyers will be able to find discounts ranging from 20 % to 80%
Some dope on online shopping fests: The concept on online shopping fest originates from the US, the first Monday after thanksgiving is called “Black Monday”. Cyber Monday started in 2005 and was a huge success, it quickly spread to other countries like Australia, Japan, Canada and the U.K. Google launched GOSF last year to promote online shopping in India, it saw participation from e-commerce companies like flipkart, homeshop, indiatimes, makemytrip etc.
Just Asking: With all the great deals and awesome avenues to savings will you still play retail?
News Credit: ndtvgadgets.com
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