List of 27 top Indian e-commerce marketplace where sellers can list almost anything to sell across India. Choose a few to start selling products online.
A new e-commerce website comes up every day. Setting up a seller account on each website is easy. It is easy to set up an online store, sell products and create a brand in a short time.
Selling online is a way to go because of the following benefits:
- Lowest online shop set up and operational cost
- Reaching a global customer base
- Online shops are open 24 x 7 and 365 days yearly
- You can receive payments securely & quickly
- Tracking buyers purchase interest
- Products/services can be sold with minimum human efforts
So here is the list of the best e-commerce website for selling online.
Amazon is the best bet for online sellers. It is the most preferred online marketplace among global sellers due to its enormous customer database, a variety of products, fast delivery to reach out to every single customer. It has been successful in attracting new sellers with Amazon Easy Ship and Fulfilled by Amazon (FBA) programs.
Here are some of the articles to help you start selling on Amazon India:
- How to Register as a Seller on Amazon India?
- How to Add A New Product on Amazon India?
- How to Optimize Product Listing at Amazon India for More Sales?
- How To Enroll in Amazon India’s FBA (Fulfilled By Amazon) Program?
Alibaba is the leading B2B, B2C, C2C e-commerce marketplace with the biggest supplier and buyer base. With a presence in over 200 countries, Alibaba can be termed as the conglomerate of retail and wholesale e-commerce.
eBay is the early arrival in Indian e-commerce industry. Originally being an auction site eBay gradually allowed sellers to list and sell fixed-price products. Selling on eBay India is focused on customer positive feedback. Like Amazon, India eBay promotes power seller program.
Flipkart is an Indian e-commerce giant started as an electronic commerce company and later on expanding into other product categories like fashion, lifestyle products, grocery etc. Flipkart holds 39.5% of India’s e-commerce industry share.
Established in July 2011 Shopclues is an Indian marketplace believed to have more than 6 lac registered sellers and 20M+ products on its platform delivering products across 32000 pin codes in India. Merchants can sell products in categories like home and kitchen, fashion, daily utility, and others.
Originally being a digital payment gateway, Paytm evolved as a major Indian marketplace with its Paytm Mall services with an excess to 68M products, 140,000 sellers, 17+ fulfillment centers and 40 courier services to deliver products. Paytm Mall is engineered to help sellers to create their own brands using a B2C storefront in India.
Started in February 2010 as a daily deals website, Snapdeal overtime became an Indian marketplace as a major expansion in September 2011 with 300,000 sellers, 30M+ products, 800+ product categories, 6000+ towns and cities in India. It is believed that Snapdeal platform sells more than 125,000 domestic and international brands.
Stylized as “bigbasket”, it’s an online grocery and food items supplier in India. If you are planning to sell fresh fruits and vegetables, meat and dairy products, groceries, personal care and household items then the Bigbasket is ideal for you. sellers can list and sell their products on big basket website and mobile apps.
Voonik has emerged as a major player in the online fashion industry. If you plan to reach out to international buyers then Voonik is the right place. It allows sellers to ship products in countries like UK, USA, Canada, Sri Lanka, Fiji, Singapore, Saudi Arabia, New Zealand, Norway, Malaysia, Mauritius, Indonesia, Australia, France, Sweden, South Africa, Taiwan, Netherlands, and UAE.
The subsidiary of The Times of India group, GadgetsNow is the ultimate technology destination for tech-savvy consumers. Sellers can list and sell branded smartphones, cameras, TVs, speakers, laptops, smart watches, tabs, fitness bands, power banks and more.
Over 22,00,000 products online Rediff Shopping operates in India. Sellers can list their items in categories like Lifestyle products, Mobiles, Electronics, Watches, Home & Decor, Personal Care, Health & Fitness, Books, and more. Register as a seller and start selling.
Planning to sell furniture items online? Register with Pepperfry. Sellers get access to 1000+ cities across India, while pepperfry takes care of all your shipping and listings. You can instantly open an online furniture shop without any upfront cost.
Like HomeShop18, Naaptol is also an Indian leading e-commerce website where you can register and sell anything you would prefer to. If you are a merchant then signup today and start your online selling business.
Firstcry is a unique Indian e-commerce portal to sell kids, newborns and toddlers products online. If you are looking to start a baby and kid’s product online store then Firstcry is the right choice. Moreover, fristcry is a Mahindra venture.
Salebhai has its online presence in almost all major cities of India. Sellers can sell their products in distinct categories like Sweets, Snacks, Chocolates, Bakery, Dry Fruits, Health and Herbal, Art and Handicraft, and Antique products.
Craftfurnish has come up with a whole new idea of selling products online. Gifts, handmade crafts, women’s fashion, kids and baby, men’s fashion, jewelry, home, and furniture are some prime categories where sellers can list their items for sale.
Just like the other online selling portals wholesalehungama too provides a storefront for sellers to sell distinct category items across India. Initially only limited to Mumbai, now they have reached PAN India. Selling is indeed a fun with wholesalehungama.
Yepme is an easy online selling platform helping sellers to sell desired fashion products with ease. Starting from t-shirt to party wear Yepme allows listing thousands of branded and non-branded items. Buyers prefer fresh fashion sale and Yepme offers.
Other eCommerce Websites
Here’s a list of other other e-commerce portals which don’t offer registration options directly. You can contact them to register as a seller.
Myntra is a fashion e-commerce website to sell shoes, clothing, accessories, home living, and lifestyle products online for men, women, and kids. If you are keen on selling garment products then Myntra is the right place for you.
Like Myntra, Jabong also allows the seller to list and sell products in top categories like Women & Men Clothing, Sports, Men & Women Shoes, Bags, Accessories, Kids, Beauty, Home & Jewellery. It has registered its presence in clothing sector with 2000+ brands and 200,000 styles.
Tatacliq is the venture of TATA enterprise. Sellers can list and sell almost any branded products in featured categories across lifestyle, fashion, electronics, appliances & more. Moreover, buyers get the benefit of Tata guarantee which helps sellers to sell more.
Yebhi allows sellers to sell products in prime categories like shoes, Apparels, Mobiles, Cameras, Books, Laptops, Home Decor, Kitchenware, Stylish Lingerie, and Fragrances. Yebhi runs a “try and buy” program where buyers can try the products they purchased after delivery and return if not satisfied.
Same as Bigbasket, grofers is an Indian online grocery and food ordering website operating in major India cities like Delhi, Gurgaon, Mumbai, Bangalore, Kolkata, Noida, Pune, Ahmedabad, Chennai, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Lucknow and Kanpur.
Along with fashion clothing for men, women, and kids, Limeroad onboard sellers to sell in home decor and kitchen items too. Limeroad is ideal for small business to operate and grow from home. With 600+ vendors and growing customer traffic, limeraod has become the most visited fashion e-commerce website.
HomeShop18 has a wide customer base including television, web, and mobile. Sellers have a chance to get maximum exposure while selling with HS18. See their official website for seller registration.
Being female fashion wear a prime category for selling items on its e-commerce portal, Craftsvilla now allows men’s wear too. You can sell products like ethnic apparel, footwear, fashion accessories, beauty products, handcrafted home accessories and other ethnic fashion and lifestyle products.
Sellers can register and sell new as well as used items on Allindiabazar. This website is great for sellers who don’t want to invest huge capital in inventory. This kind of sellers can start with used items available at their home and eventually go with selling fresh products.
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