Network 18’s digital content and commerce segment includes a diversified portfolio of brands catering to a wide range of interests and services, including news and entertainment, markets and finance, online shopping and ticketing, and mobile phone services and applications. Its digital content and commerce segment encompasses (i) the content business that spans websites and mobile applications covering general and business news, entertainment, technology and sports, and (ii) the digital commerce business that includes online and out-of-home shopping and ticketing.
HomeShop18 is India's first comprehensive digital commerce player, selling credible brands to customers nationally and operating in a multimedia environment including Internet, TV and via mobile.
As a pioneer, HomeShop18 changed the way Indians shop by launching India's first 24 hour Home Shopping TV channel in 2008. Today, HomeShop18 reaches a strong, loyal customer base with an impressive portfolio of over 14 million SKU's across multiple categories and a logistical reach of over 3000 locations across India. HomeShop18 strives to provide high quality products at exceptional value to consumers through innovative, differentiated and demonstrative retail experiences on Internet, TV and mobile. From the stage of product selection, to placing the order & all the way to the final delivery at your doorstep - an experience that you can depend upon!
HomeShop18.com set a benchmark in the e-commerce industry by offering innovative, differentiated and demonstrative retail experiences on the Internet since 2011. And with the introduction of mobile shopping in 2013, Homeshop18 redefined the way consumers shop. Present over all virtual platforms of shopping, HomeShop18.com has emerged as one of the largest shopping sites in India with a monthly reach of 10 million unique visitors (SimilarWeb 2014).
HomeShop18 has been steadily adding a number of reputed accolades to its awards kitty. Many prestigious accolades were won by the virtual retailer in 2013 like the ‘Innovative Retail Concept of the year, ‘Retailer of the year: E-Commerce and Online by ET Now Awards for Retail Excellence at Asia Retail Congress, ‘Best eRetail marketing initiative’ by Indian eRetail Awards 2013‘amongst others. In 2014, the brand won awards like “eRetail Leadership of the year” by Indian eRetail Awards 2014 and Best use of Social Media in Marketing by Retail Excellent Awards. HomeShop18 is recently bestowed with one of the most coveted awards, e-Retailer of the Year-Value for Deals at the Indian eRetail Congress 2015.
With a combined reach of around 250 million consumers through its 24 hours TV Shopping channel, website and mobile apps, today HomeShop18 is one of the favourite shopping destinations in India loved by over 20 million happy customers.
HomeShop18 is a Network 18 group company and is backed by strong partners like SAIF Partners, a leading Asian private equity firm; GS Shopping, a leading multimedia retailer in Korea and Oceania Capital Partners (OCP), an ASX listed investment company.
Bookmyshow is the Largest Online Ticketing Platform in India with close to occupying 80% market share. It is currently servicing more than 240 cities & 2800 screens. It also manages ticketing as well as on-ground operations for six out of eight IPL Teams.
As of March 2015, Bookmyshow.com recorded an average of 42 million visits per month. It sold an average of over 4.5 Million+ tickets per month on bookmyshow.com and its mobile application for, clocking an impressive growth of 60 per cent over previous year. Bookmyshow is also focused on building its mobile strategy and has close to 17+ Million gross downloads with over 50 per cent of sales through the mobile app.