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Bigbasket’s fight with Grofers could end soon but there’s another one brewing

Inventory or marketplace, that’s the question. And while the two models began in the US, the ultimate solution may be found in India

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There could soon be just two heavyweights left to slug it out in India’s web-based grocery market: Bigbasket and Amazon. Recently, Mint reported that web-based grocer, Bigbasket, was in acquisition talks with its smaller rival Grofers. This isn’t the first time such reports have emerged. The Economic Times reported so in January.

It is entirely possible that all of this is conjecture but if it does go through, it marks an end to the biggest rivalry in…

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